Call him Rumstud, as his colleagues reportedly do. The secretary of defense was in fine form last week, lobbing one at the wussy media for focusing on the "untidiness" in Iraq. Then came White House strategist Karl Rove, popping off at the press for subjecting viewers to "mood swings" by documenting the death and anarchy. A stench was seeping into the home entertainment center, ruining the Pentagon's scenario. Its own photos of Iraqis kissing marines and venting on images of Saddam were being upstaged by the ultimate insult to... More >>>
By photo: Sylvia Plachy
Wearing a touch of conquest: The impulse is to accessorize with khaki and camo.