ad info




TIME Asia
TIME Asia Home
Current Issue
Magazine Archive
Asia Buzz
Travel Watch
Web Features
  Entertainment
  Photo Essays

Subscribe to TIME
Customer Services
About Us
Write to TIME Asia

TIME.com
TIME Canada
TIME Europe
TIME Pacific
TIME Digital
Asiaweek
Latest CNN News

Young China
Olympics 2000
On The Road

 ASIAWEEK.COM
 CNN.COM
  east asia
  southeast asia
  south asia
  central asia
  australasia
 BUSINESS
 SPORTS
 SHOWBIZ
 ASIA WEATHER
 ASIA TRAVEL


Other News
From TIME Asia

Culture on Demand: Black is Beautiful
The American Express black card is the ultimate status symbol

Asia Buzz: Should the Net Be Free?
Web heads want it all -- for nothing

JAPAN: Failed Revolution
Prime Minister Yoshiro Mori clings to power as dissidents in his party finally decide not to back a no-confidence motion

Cover: Endgame?
After Florida's controversial ballot recount, Bush holds a 537-vote lead in the state, which could give him the election

TIME Digest
FORTUNE.com
FORTUNE China
MONEY.com

TIME Asia Services
Subscribe
Subscribe to TIME! Get up to 3 MONTHS FREE!

Bookmark TIME
TIME Media Kit
Recent awards

TIME AsiaAsiaweekAsia NowTIME Asia story

FEBRUARY 21, 2000 VOL. 155 NO. 7

Spotlight

DENNIS DOES DALLAS: Basketball's serial body-piercer teams up with Broadcast.com billionaire Mark Cuban, and it looks like a match made in... well, Texas. For joining Cuban's Mavericks, Rodman gets a $452,941 salary, use of the tycoon's guest cottage and--get this--permission not to practice. Illustration for TIME by Gary Locke

Winners
TOM CRUISE
Show me the money! Top gun's final take from Mission Impossible revealed to be record $70 million
NELSON MANDELA
Ten years after his release, he opens museum at Robben Island jail tracing his personal journey
TIGER WOODS
Golf's golden boy wins sixth title in a row, equalling record Ben Hogan set 52 years ago
  Losers
STEVE FORBES
Nothing to show for the money. Publisher drops out after four-year, $60 million U.S. presidential race
SUHARTO
Former leader declared a suspect in probe into alleged corruption at charities he controlled
QUEEN BEATRIX
Dutch monarch in deep powder for skiing in Austria, flouting boycott of its rightist regime

Verbatim
"Mr. Haider is not a junior Hitler but a populist from the right."
BENITA FERRERO-WALDNER, Austrian Foreign Minister, trying to calm Europe-wide misgivings about the leader of the far-right Freedom Party

"I make a mean tossed salad and a great omelet."
HILLARY CLINTON, First Lady and U.S. Senate hopeful, discussing her culinary skills in a biographical campaign commercial
  "Jordan's great, but I'm not sure he can do for Bill Bradley what he did for the Bulls."
DOUG HATTAWAY, spokesman for Al Gore, on basketball legend Michael Jordan's endorsement of rival candidate Bradley

"The great sucking sound you hear is the sound of the media's lips coming off of John McCain's..."
MARVIN BUSH, brother of Republican candidate George W., chiding reporters for their ample coverage of his main rival

This edition's table of contents
TIME Asia home


AsiaNow


 Search

Back to the top   © 2000 Time Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Terms under which this service is provided to you.
Read our privacy guidelines.