In this issue: COMMENT ´´The Choice´´ by David Remnick: Hillary Clinton is poised to be the first female American President, but her campaign has little room for complacency. A REPORTER AT LARGE ´´Home Free´´ by Jennifer Gonnerman: How a New York State prisoner became a jailhouse lawyer, and changed the system. ANNALS OF SCIENCE ´´The Unseen´´ by Raffi Khatchadourian: Millions of microbes are yet to be discovered. Will one hold the ultimate cure? BOOKS ´´What It Is Like to Like´´ by Louis Menand: Art and taste in the age of the Internet. Language: English. Narrator: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/160615de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue:COMMENT´´Southern Discomfort´´, by George Packer: Why the region no longer speaks for America.THE FINANCIAL PAGE´´That Sunk-Cost Feeling´´, by James Surowiecki: Mark Sanchez, the Jets, and wasting money.ANNALS OF ARCHITECTURE´´The Psychology of Space´´, by David Owen: Solving the problem of Times Square.LETTER FROM JERUSALEM´´The Party Faithful´´, by David Remnick: The rise of Israel’s new religious right.THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Violent Screen´´, by Anthony Lane: Reviews of Gangster Squad and Jack Reacher. Language: English. Narrator: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/130116de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue: COMMENT´´Dinner Talk´´, by Evan Osnos: Xi Jinping´s visit to the U.S. A REPORTER AT LARGE´´The Avenger´´, by Patrick Radden Keefe: After three decades, has the brother of a victim of the Lockerbie bombing solved the case?LETTER FROM CHARLESTON´´Blood at the Root´´, by David Remnick: Recovery and resistance since the Emanuel Nine. REFLECTIONS´´A Modest Proposal´´, by David Sedaris: Just when you thought you´d never get married. THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Highs and Lows´´, by Anthony Lane: Reviews of Everest and Black Mass. Language: English. Narrator: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/150923de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue: COMMENT ´´Conventional Wisdom´´, by Steve Coll: The Democrats in Charlotte.ANNALS OF WAR ´´The Silent Strike´´, by David Makovsky: Syria and Israel’s secret nuclear history. THE SPORTING SCENE ´´Quarterback Shuffle´´, by Nicholas Dawidoff: A year with the Jets. BOOKS ´´It Ain’t Necessarily So´´, by Anthony Gottlieb: The hubris of evolutionary psychology. THE CURRENT CINEMA ´´Sail Away´´, by Anthony Lane: A reviews of The Master. Language: English. Narrator: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/120912de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue:COMMENT´´Preexisting Condition´´, by Jill Lepore: The history of health-care reform.THE TALK OF THE TOWN´´Speak, Bellevue´´, by Lila Byock: A doctor moonlights as a publisher.THE FINANCIAL PAGE´´The Frugal Republic´´, by James Surowiecki: Why China needs to spend more.LETTER FROM AMSTERDAM´´Parade´s End´´, by Ian Buruma: Dutch liberals get tough.REFLECTIONS´´Loggerheads´´, by David Sedaris: Sea turtles and me.BOOKS´´North Star´´, by Sam Tanenhaus: Populism, politics, and the power of Sarah Palin.THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Nowhere Man´´, by Anthony Lane: A review of Up in the Air. Language: English. Narrator: uncredited. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/091202de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue: COMMENT ´´Choices at the Top´´ by Dexter Filkins: Maliki, Obama, and Iraq. THE TALK OF THE TOWN ´´Poor, Poor, Pitiful You´´ by Nick Paumgarten: Diving at the World Cup. THE TALK OF THE TOWN ´´Old Bugs´´ by Elizabeth Kolbert: The cockroach genome. THE POLITICAL SCENE ´´The Absolutist´´ by Jeffrey Toobin: Don´t underestimate Ted Cruz. PERSONAL HISTORY ´´Stepping Out´´ by David Sedaris: Living the Fitbit life. ANNALS OF MUSIC ´´Shy and Mighty´´ by John Colapinto: What´s next for the xx? THE CURRENT CINEMA ´´Stage to Screen´´ by Anthony Lane: Reviews of ´´Jersey Boys´´ and ´´Venus in Fur´´. Language: English. Narrator: Todd Mundt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/140625de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue:COMMENT ´´Behind the Wall´´, by Amy Davidson: The reunification of Berlin.THE TALK OF THE TOWN ´´Good-Luck Charm´´, by Reeves Wiedeman: The Kansas City Royals´ secret weapon.A REPORTER AT LARGE ´´Against the Grain´´, by Michael Specter: Our ever-increasing avoidance of gluten. OUR LOCAL CORRESPONDENTS ´´Bakeoff´´, by Adam Gopnik: The fascination with pastry hybrids. OUR FAR-FLUNG CORRESPONDENTS ´´Floating Feasts´´, by David Owen: Fine dining on the high seas.RATIONS ´´Medical Meals´´, by Rivka Galchen: Reminiscing about hospital meals.THE CURRENT CINEMA ´´Making the News´´, by Anthony Lane: A review of Nightcrawler. Language: English. Narrator: Todd Mundt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/141029de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue:COMMENT´´Bewitched´´, by Rebecca Mead: Christine O’Donnell and the Tea Party insurgents.ANNALS OF LAW´´The Scholar´´, by Jeffrey Toobin: The intriguing case of a former Rhodes Scholar’s hidden past – and precipitous fall.ANNALS OF INNOVATION´´Small Change´´, by Malcolm Gladwell: Why the revolution will not be tweeted.A CRITIC AT LARGE´´Influencing People´´, by David Denby: Filmmaker David Fincher and his latest movie The Social Network. ON TELEVISION´´Shaggy Dogs´´, by Nancy Franklin: A review of the new fall TV season. Language: English. Narrator: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/100929de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue:COMMENT´´Taking It to the Streets´´, by Jane Mayer: Bill McKibben, Keystone XL, and Barack Obama.THE POLITICAL SCENE´´Pre-Occupied´´, by Mattathias Schwartz: A movements past and future.ONWARD AND UPWARD WITH THE ARTS´´In the Picture´´, by Raffi Khatchadourian: A French artists with a global vision.BOOKS´´Speaking of Sports´´, by David Remnick: A life of Howard Cosell.THE ART WORLD´´The Painting on the Wall´´, by Peter Schjeldahl: Diego Rivera’s New York frescoes.THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Fantastic Voyages´´, by David Denby: Reviews of Hugo and My Week with Marilyn. Language: English. Narrator: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/111123de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue:COMMENT´´Days of Rage´´, by David Remnick: The Cairo crackdown.THE FINANCIAL PAGE´´Clawback´´, by James Surowiecki: Why is lobster suddenly so cheap?LETTER FROM JORDAN´´City of the Lost´´, by David Remnick: Refugees from the Syrian terror. THE POLITICAL SCENE´´After Bloomberg´´, by Ken Auletta: The Mayor discusses his tenure.THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Social History´´, by David Denby: Reviews of The Butler and Lovelace Language: English. Narrator: Todd Mundt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/130821de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.