The lady vanishes, an era too
Mark the passing of a lady -- and another link with an era fading rapidly into memory and history's unlearned lessons. The Gipper's consort, she was at his side as he restored American pride, prosperity and, most of all, purpose. Once, the Free World had a leader prepared to stand on principle. Today, his former desk is occupied by a man who stands for nothing. Nancy Reagan, dead at 96.