As every schoolchild used to know, the Trojan Horse was the scheme of the "wily Ulysses," one of the Greek warriors besieging Troy. For a decade, the Greeks had failed to capture the great city. In defeat and resignation, they adopted Ulysses' plan.
Republican circles are speculating that when Andrew Card leaves as White House chief of staff, his replacement may be Secretary of Commerce Donald Evans.
In his impressive new book, "Coloring the News," William McGowan has an unusual take on the continuing battle over bias in the news media:
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