In this issue: COMMENT ´´The Politics of Anger´´ by Steve Coll: A shooting and investigations at a political moment that appears to be as volatile as the Watergate era.THE FINANCIAL PAGE ´´Trump Hotels´ Weird Pitch´´ by Adam Davidson: The new American Idea chain has nothing to sell but the President. LETTER FROM SHANGHAI ´´The Third Person´´ by Jiayang Fan: China´s marriage crisis gives rise to a new job: the mistress dispeller. SHOUTS & MURMURS ´´Before the Internet´´ by Emma Rathbone: You could laze around on a park bench in Chicago reading some Dean Koontz, and that would be a legit thing to do. PROFILES ´´Rambling Man´´ by Nick Paumgarten: The indie-rock provocateur Father John Misty explains himself. THE CURRENT CINEMA ´´Across the Divide´´ by Anthony Lane: Reviews of The Beguiled and The Big Sick. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Todd Mundt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/170621/pe_nyer_170621_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue:COMMENT´´How Low Will They Go?´´ by Amy Davidson Sorkin: Roy Moore and the G.O.P.ANNALS OF TECHNOLOGY´´Beauty Is Justice´´ by Jiayang Fan: Meitu´s apps are remaking China´s rising generation, one face at a time.LETTER FROM TALLINN´´The Digital Republic´´ by Nathan Heller: Has a tiny post-Soviet nation solved the problems of twenty-first-century America?BOOKS´´Infidels´´ by Zoë Heller: A couples therapist gives adultery a chance.THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Paper Chase´´ by Anthony Lane: A review of The Post. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Jaime Renell. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/171213/pe_nyer_171213_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue: COMMENT ´´October Surprises´´ by Amy Davidson: The WikiLeaks e-mails. THE FINANCIAL PAGE ´´Uneasy Lies the Head´´ by James Surowiecki: Companies treat—and pay—top executives as if they were all-powerful. So when things go bad the boss is shown the door. ANNALS OF RELIGION ´´The Moral Minority´´ by Kelefa Sanneh: If the Southern Baptist church can´t be bigger, Russell Moore wants it to be better. LETTER FROM SHANGHAI ´´The Emperor´s New Museum´´ by Jiayang Fan: An ostentatious billionaire is using art to put China on the cultural map. ON TELEVISION ´´Fox Eats Crow´´ by Emily Nussbaum: The crisis of Fox News and the rise of Megyn Kelly. THE CURRENT CINEMA ´´Good Fights´´ by Anthony Lane: Reviews of Hacksaw Ridge and Loving. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Todd Mundt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/161102/pe_nyer_161102_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.