“It’s not fair!”

—Dissident University of California at Berkeley professor Peter Duesberg, PhD, after scientists who said HIV definitely causes AIDS appeared to dominate the first day of South African President Thabo Mbeki’s advisory panel meetings, South Africa’s Sunday Times, 5.7.00

“We are looking for a positive angle on things.  For example, the health section has a ‘no diseases’ stricture.”

—Mademoiselle Editor in Chief Mandi Norwood to The New York Observer’s Gabriel Snyder, on makeover plans for the magazine. Features that made the cut include “adult women having sleepover parties.” 5.22.00