December 9, 1991

The Best In The World 3637
COVER

The Best In The World

EVANGELISTA HAS SOARED TO THE TOP
Home for Christmas 5455
FILMS

Home for Christmas

Family fables dominate the holiday season
A NASTY NEW MOOD 2021
WORLD

A NASTY NEW MOOD

A BELEAGUERED BUSH LAUNCHES A CAMPAIGN-STYLE BLITZ TO SHORE UP HIS PLUMMETING APPROVAL RATINGS
Forging a future 2425
WORLD

Forging a future

The debate over monetary and political union
THE ECONOMIC OUTLOOK 2829
BUSINESS

THE ECONOMIC OUTLOOK

CANADA’S ECONOMY IS TAKING A LONG TIME TO RECOVER—IT MAY NEED SEVERAL MORE MONTHS
‘FROM CRISIS TO CRISIS’ 1415
CANADA

‘FROM CRISIS TO CRISIS’

BITTER POLITICAL CONTROVERSY OVER A POSSIBLE REFERENDUM DOMINATES A WEEK OF TURMOIL
LETTERS 45

LETTERS

Much has been made of Quebec’s supposed rush towards independence, including your Nov. 25 cover package, “What if Quebec separates?” What many people ignore, however, is how Parti Québécois Leader Jacques Parizeau has been defining independence.
Baseball’s annual guessing game 5051
SPORTS WATCH

Baseball’s annual guessing game

Pat Gillick is looking for a new body or two. But what a guy did last season is not always a clue to what he will do this season.
The dishonesty of a magical life 1213
AN AMERICAN VIEW

The dishonesty of a magical life

Magic Johnson must admit that his greatest mistake was in not paying attention—in believing that the rules did not apply to him
Seduced down a treacherous path 3435
BUSINESS WATCH

Seduced down a treacherous path

Irving Gerstein, who led his family into this fiasco, is the latest victim of the 1980s foolishness that replaced common sense
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