In this issue:COMMENT´´Trump in the World´´ by Amy Davidson Sorkin: How can someone so ´´America first” attend an event so globally minded?A REPORTER AT LARGE´´Getting a Shot´´ by Nick Paumgarten: A movie made in a prison captures inmates’ hope and despair.AMERICAN ARCHIVES´´Remainders´´ by Kathryn Schulz: A brilliant début launched the career of a singular talent. How did he get lost?THE ART WORLD´´All American´´ by Peter Schjeldahl: Questions of identity at the National Museum of the American Indian.THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Fighting to Be Heard´´ by Anthony Lane: Reviews of The Final Year and A Fantastic Woman. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Jamie Rennel. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/180124de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
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 ´´Indulgence´´, by Hendrik Hertzberg: The Catholic Church sex scandal.THE TALK OF THE TOWN´´Home Again´´, by Peter Stevenson: For Christopher Walken, Astoria is the old neighborhood.´´Show-and-Tell´´, by Ben McGrath: Reporters share walrus penis bones and other keepsakes.THE FINANCIAL PAGE´´Timing the Recovery´´, by James Surowiecki: The political impact of an economic recovery.PERSONAL HISTORY´´Go West´´, by Peter Hessler: Scenes from an American homecoming.LETTER FROM ISTANBUL´´The Memory Kitchen´´, by Elif Batuman: A chef recovers the foods that Turkey forgot. BOOKS´´Celebrity Smackdown´´, by Lauren Collins: Kitty Kelley takes on Oprah Winfrey. THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Perilous Love´´, by David Denby: Reviews of The Secret in Their Eyes and Date Night. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/100414de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue: COMMENT ´´Mrs. Obama´´ by Amy Davidson: Michelle Obama´s impact. LETTER FROM CAIRO ´´The Shadow General´´ by Peter Hessler: President Sisi has unwittingly revealed more about the way Egypt now works than anyone could have imagined. ANNALS OF SCIENCE ´´Rewriting the Code of Life´´ by Michael Specter: Through DNA editing, researchers hope to alter the genetic destiny of species and eliminate diseases. THE CURRENT CINEMA ´´Poets´ Corner´´ by Anthony Lane: Reviews of Paterson and Neruda. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/161228de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue:COMMENT´´Mixed Results´´, by George Packer: The message of Election Day.THE TALK OF THE TOWN´´Ambiguously Divine´´, by Reeves Wiedeman: Reading NPR’s underwriting credits.A REPORTER AT LARGE´´Buzzkill´´, by Patrick Radden Keefe: How do you set up a legal market for pot? LETTER FROM ABYDOS ´´The Buried´´, by Peter Hessler: Archeologists and looters after Tahrir. THE CURRENT CINEMA´´American Gothic´´, by David Denby: Reviews of Nebraska and At Berkeley. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Todd Mundt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/131113de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue:COMMENT´´Oh, Shut Up´´, by Hendrik Hertzberg: The Senate´s chance to clean up the filibuster.THE TALK OF THE TOWN´´Woolly´´, by Ian Frazier: A mammoth specimen comes to America. A REPORTER AT LARGE´´We Have No Bananas´´, by Mike Peed: The race to save America´s favorite fresh fruit. THE WAYWARD PRESS´´The Toppling´´, by Peter Maas: The media and Saddam´s statue. THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Look Again´´, by David Denby: Shoah and a new view of history. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Todd Mundt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/110105de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue:COMMENT´´Homelands´´, by David Remnick: History, Obama, and the Middle East.THE FINANCIAL PAGE´´Cheat, Pray, Love´´, by James Surowiecki: Where fraudsters go bust.PROFILES´´Barney´s Great Adventure´´, by Jeffrey Toobin: A congressman´s moment arrives.LETTER FROM CHINA´´Strange Stones´´, by Peter Hessler: A road trip to the past.SHOUTS & MURMURS´´Looking Forward to Your Check´´, by Bruce McCall: Spoof of a gala charity event menu.THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Survivors´´, by David Denby: Reviews of Defiance and The Secret of the Grain. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/090107de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue:COMMENT´´The X Factor´´, by Jill Lepore: History and Hillary Clinton THE TALK OF THE TOWN´´A Pirate’s Life´´, by David Owen: A celebration at the Explorers Club. A REPORTER AT LARGE´´The Comandante’s Canal´´, by Jon Lee Anderson: A giant engineering project in Nicaragua. LETTER FROM CAIRO´´Revolution on Trial´´, by Peter Hessler: The Muslim Brotherhood and the military. THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Lost Time´´, by David Denby: Reviews of The Grand Budapest Hotel and The Wind Rises. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/140305de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue:COMMENT´´Overtaxed´´, by Steve Coll: The final debate between Barack Obama and John McCain.THE POLITICAL SCENE´´The Insiders´´, by Jane Mayer: Sarah Palin´s elite Washington friends.THE CAMPAIGN TRAIL´´The Third Man´´, by Raffi Khatchadourian: Bob Barr´s Libertarian run.THE TALK OF THE TOWN´´Been There´´, by Jeffrey Toobin: Hank Greenberg surveys the wreckage at AIG.BOOKS´´Dutch Masters´´, by Peter Schjeldahl: Holland´s art-forger hero.THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Troubled Sons´´, by David Denby: Reviews of W. and Changeling. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/081022de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.