"He's melting. No one's noticed yet, but he is melting. We're talking about a semi-solid mass with dark hair. If the democrats had come out and just said he's melting, I think they would have done much better.... It's going to be a real flood when he finally goes into total liquidation." -- Carrie Fisher on Ronald Reagan

Events of May 23 in THE REAGAN YEARS:

1985:  Reagan awards the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Mother Teresa. He also awards one to Frank Sinatra.