| May 7, 2014
| 10:00 PM
With her recent article in Vanity Fair magazine, Monica Lewinsky has been thrust back into the limelight.
When the Clinton-Lewinsky scandal first broke out in the late 1990s, it was the butt of lewd and tasteless jokes.
But now I sort of feel sorry...
| May 8, 2014
| 3:11 PM
Eight years ago, while traveling through a small town in a developing Middle East country, I found myself in conversation with a stranger about our cultures’ differing views on sex. After a few minutes, he came to a word he couldn’t quite...
| May 13, 2014
| 12:44 PM
An essay in Vanity Fair last week taught us more about Monica Lewinsky than we had learned since Ken Starr wrote his sordid X-rated report in 1998.
She has gained some wisdom from her brush with infamy. Her ostensible reason for writing now is to help...
| May 9, 2014
| 8:24 PM
I'll never forget where I was the morning of Sept. 12, 1998: on the tarmac at Newark Airport, slack-jawed and reading from the Starr Report, the document that led to President Clinton's impeachment over his sexual relationship with White House intern...
| May 15, 2014
I read Meghan Daum's article on Monday about Bill Clinton's Monica Lewinsky scandal of the late 1990s. ("The last of the Monica meme," Opinion, May 9)
I was not too surprised to note Daum's view that the Lewinsky "scandal" would not seem so horrible...
| May 15, 2014
| 11:46 AM
Barbara Walters stopped by "Late Show With David Letterman" on Wednesday night on her pre-retirement farewell tour, and the two old friends touched on many current hot topics, including L.A. Clippers owner Donald Sterling and Monica Lewinsky, the former...
| May 9, 2014
| 8:24 AM
LOS ANGELES — Monica Lewinsky has spoken. Or more accurately, she will speak, by way of a personal essay in the June issue of Vanity Fair looking back on her '90s relationship with President Clinton. (Oh — you hadn't heard?). So far,...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 4:20 PM
Jay Leno steps down from his role as host of "The Tonight Show" on Thursday, a position he has held almost continuously since 1992. He has more than 4,600 shows under his belt -- that's a lot of monologue jokes. Bill Clinton was one of the biggest...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 2:34 PM
Michelle Obama, who has been an effective if tamped-down first lady, took her daughters and mother to China this week. The seven-day trip, which ends Wednesday, is not much different from other most traditional first lady trips, where highly choreographed...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Any discussion of Barbara Walters' trademark primetime interview specials inevitably winds back to the famous question: "If you were a tree, what kind of tree would you be?"
Except that she never delivered that query in quite in that way, even though...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 8:15 AM
Once again, Bill Clinton proved that being an ex-president, surrounded by the rosy glow of the past, beats being the current pilloried resident of the White House.
A Wednesday night guest on comedian Jimmy Kimmel’s late-night ABC show, Clinton was...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 2:30 AM
WASHINGTON -- Inevitably, considering the absence of a clear Republican frontrunner for the 2016 presidential election, the name of former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush of the family dynasty has been rushed to the fore. On his record in office and his soft-spoken...