The State of the Union is frigid, slippery and to be taken with huge gobs of salt.
What happened over the weekend was a foretaste. One day the Potomac will rise up and drown Washington.
Yasser Arafat is no longer an unelected terrorist rogue. He is a duly elected, legitimized rogue.
Don't count Yeltsin out. He is running for re-election against the Yeltsin reforms.