Ned Nevins, The News Boy:Or Street Life In Boston (1867) Henry Morgan
In this issue:COMMENT´´Exhillaration´´ by Hendrik Hertzberg: The legacy of Hillary Clinton´s presidential campaign.THE POLITICAL SCENE´´One Angry Man´´ by Peter J. Boyer: Is MSNBC´s Keith Olbermann changing TV news?SHOUTS & MURMURS´´Antiheroes´´ by George Saunders: Non-superpowers for the Everyman.ANNALS OF TECHNOLOGY´´Hello, HAL´´ by John Seabrook: The battle to make computers understand.BOOKS´´She´s Not Herself´´ by James Wood: Rivka Galchen´s Atmospheric Disturbances, a first novel about marriage and madness.THE CURRENT CINEMA:´´Bulges´´ by David Denby: Reviews of The Incredible Hulk and You Don´t Mess with the Zohan. 1. Language: English. Narrator: uncredited. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/080618de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue:COMMENT´´Democratic Movements´´, by Steve Coll: The lessons of Tunisia.ANNALS OF SCIENCE´´Going Viral´´, by David E. Hoffman: The Pentagon takes on swine flu. OUR TOWNS DEPT.´´Fox Among the Chickens´´, by Peter J. Boyer: Roger Ailes and an upstate newspaper war. BOOKS´´America´s Top Parent´´, by Elizabeth Kolbert: Amy Chua´s Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother. THE TALK OF THE TOWN´´Apeman´´, by Nick Liptak: Peter Elliott, the world’s go-to ape actor. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Todd Mundt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/110126de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue:COMMENT´´Midnight Hour´´, by Elizabeth Kolbert: Bush rewrites the rules.OHIO POSTCARD´´Eviction´´, by Peter J. Boyer: Anatomy of a foreclosure.THE TALK OF THE TOWN´´Soup with Prince´´, by Claire Hoffman: At home with the artist.OUR FAR-FLUNG CORRESPONDENTS´´Sharper´´, by Todd Oppenheimer: Among the knife-makers.PERSONAL HISTORY´´One Fish, Two Fish´´, by Mimi Sheraton: A search for the perfect brodetto.DEPT. OF GASTRONOMY´´By Meat Alone´´, by Calvin Trillin: Who makes the best BBQ in Texas?ON TELEVISION´´Science Projects´´, by Kelefa Sanneh: Reviews of Fringe and The Mentalist. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/081119de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue:COMMENT´´Money Talks´´, by John Cassidy: The politics of the bailout.THE TALK OF THE TOWN´´Alaskan Tropic´´, by Steve Kurutz: Sarah Palin and the Washington tanning lobby.THE POLITICAL SCENE´´The Appalachian Problem´´, by Peter J. Boyer: Obama goes to rural Virginia.A REPORTER AT LARGE´´The Stolen Forests´´, by Raffi Khatchadourian: The global war on illegal logging.THE THEATRE´´God in the Fun Machine´´, by John Lahr: Reviews of Passion Play and Equus.THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Edge of Dark´´, by Anthony Lane: Reviews of Blindness and Rachel Getting Married. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Todd Mundt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/081001de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue:COMMENT´´Flood Tides´´, by Steve Coll: Responding to the floods in Pakistan.THE TALK OF THE TOWN´´Cracked´´, by Michael Schulman: Which eggs are safe to eat?THE FINANCIAL PAGE´´Are you Being Served?´´, by James Surowiecki: The crisis in customer care. A REPORTER AT LARGE´´Running in the Ruins´´, by Amy Wilentz: Haiti prepares to elect a President.ANNALS OF SCIENCE´´The Covenant ´´, by Peter J. Boyer: The harmony between science and religion. BOOKS´´The Uprooted´´, by Jill Lepore: A review of The Warmth of Other Suns by Isabel Wikkerson. THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Slice and Dice´´, by Anthony Lane: Reviews of Soul Kitchen and Centurion. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/100901de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Ned Nevins, the news boy, or, Street life in Boston: Henry Morgan
This edition contains five articles:COMMENT´´Sparring Partners´´, by Hendrik Hertzberg: The Democratic presidential contest that is Obama v. Clinton.TALK OF THE TOWN´´Deathly Numbers´´, by Roger Angell: On Barry Bonds´ home-run record.THE POLITICAL SCENE´´Mayberry Man´´, by Peter J. Boyer: Why the heartland likes Rudy Giuliani.SHOUTS & MURMURS ´´My Near-Death Experience´´, by Paul Simms: An inadvertent review of a life.THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Teen Dreams´´, by David Denby: Reviews of the films Superbad and Delirious. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Todd Mundt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/070815de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
I Read the News Today, Oh Boy:The short and gilded life of Tara Browne, the man who inspired The Beatles´ greatest song. Main Market Ed Paul Howard
There are six articles in this issue:COMMENT´´Mired´´ by Hendrik Hertzberg: Evolution vs. creationism vs. intelligent design.THE TALK OF THE TOWN´´The Pre-Season Kid´´ by Ben McGrath: A 19-year-old from Boise becomes an expert on pro football - without ever attending a game.THE POLITICAL SCENE´´Lone Star´´ by Dan Halpern: Singer/author Kinky Friedman runs for governor of Texas. Seriously.A REPORTER AT LARGE´´The Big Tent´´ by Peter J. Boyer: The missions of Billy and Franklin Graham.POP MUSIC´´Overdrive´´ by Sasha Frere-Jones: Kanye West´s high-octane ego.THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Mad About the Boy´´ by Anthony Lane: Reviews of Asylum and 2046. 1. Language: English. Narrator: uncredited. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/050817de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.