In this issue:COMMENT´´Greece vs. The Rest´´, by John Lanchester: Playing chicken in the euro zone.THE TALK OF THE TOWN´´Fluid Ounces´´, by Lizzie Widdicombe: Restaurants react to Bloomberg’s soda ban. THE POLITICAL SCENE´´The Second Term´´, by Ryan Lizza: What if Obama wins?A CRITIC AT LARGE´´Benched´´, by Jill Lepore: The rise of the Supreme Court. THE CURRENT CINEMA´´That’s Life´´, by David Denby: A review of Prometheus and Dark Horse. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Todd Mundt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/120613de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue:COMMENT´´Name Calling´´, by Steve Coll: Al Qaeda’s changing brand.THE FINANCIAL PAGE´´Eyeing Apple´´, by James Surowiecki: Why has Apple fallen from grace?LETTER FROM NEWTOWN´´Local Story´´, by Rachel Aviv: A community newspaper covers a national tragedy.THE POLITICAL SCENE´´The House of Pain´´, by Ryan Lizza: Eric Cantor and the Republicans.THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Dangerous Liaisons´´, by David Denby: Reviews of Like Someone in Love and Beautiful Creatures. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Todd Mundt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/130227de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
COMMENT´´Words and Deeds´´, by Hendrik Hertzberg: The rhetoric surrounding Tucson.THE TALK OF THE TOWN´´Swarm´´, by Nick Paumgarten: A new instrument hits discordant notes. ´´Shower´´, by Ian Frazier: Waiting for meteors in Queens. ANNALS OF COMMUNICATION´´You´ve Got News´´, by Ken Auletta: AOL sees a future in journalism. THE POLITICAL SCENE´´Don´t Look Back´´, by Ryan Lizza: An odd past for a congressional crusader. ON TELEVISION´´Owning It´´, by Nancy Franklin: The Oprah Winfrey Network.THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Man Up´´, by David Denby: Reviews of The Green Hornet and The Dilemma. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/110119de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue:COMMENT ´´Search and Rescue´´, by Philip Gourevitch: The Mediterranean migrant crisis. PROFILES ´´The Virtual Candidate´´, by Ryan Lizza: Elizabeth Warren isn´t running, but she´s Hillary Clinton’s biggest Democratic threat.LETTER FROM THE IMPERIAL VALLEY ´´The Dying Sea´´, by Dana Goodyear: What will California sacrifice to survive the drought? BOOKS ´´Fox News´´, by Joan Acochella: What the stories of Reynard tell us about ourselves.THE CURRENT CINEMA ´´Fighting On´´, by Anthony Lane: Reviews of Avengers: Age of Ultron and Far from the Madding Crowd. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Todd Mundt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/150429de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue:COMMENT´´An American Abroad´´, by Steve Coll: Mitt Romney on the road in London and Israel.THE POLITICAL SCENE´´Fussbudget´´, by Ryan Lizza: Paul Ryan’s mission.PROFILES´´The Question Artist´´, by Lauren Collins: The strange meetings of Tino Sehgal.A CRITIC AT LARGE´´Glory Days´´, by Louis Menand: Reading the Olympics.THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Home Turf´´, by Anthony Lane: Reviews of Killer Joe and Klown. 1. Language: English. Narrator: uncredited. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/120801de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue:COMMENT´´Just Forget It´´, by George Packer: The Republicans rewrite history.THE FINANCIAL PAGE´´Clarifying Romney´´, by James Surowiecki: The G.O.P.’s shifting economic attacks.THE POLITICAL SCENE´´Let’s Be Friends´´, by Ryan Lizza: Barack Obama and Bill Clinton reconcile. ONWARD AND UPWARD WITH THE ARTS´´Beyond the Matrix´´, by Alexander Hemann: The Wachowskis take on Cloud Atlas.BOOKS´´The Space in Between´´, by Ariel Levy: A review of Naomi Wolf’s book, Vagina: A New Biography.THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Good Fights´´, by David Denby: Reviews of Detropia and The Eye of the Storm. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Todd Mundt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/120905de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue: COMMENT ´´Three´s a Crowd´´ by Amy Davidson: The stakes of the third-party candidates. THE POLITICAL SCENE ´´Taming Trump´´ by Ryan Lizza: A new campaign manager tries to reform an unreformable candidate. PROFILES ´´How the Light Gets In´´ by David Remnick: Leonard Cohen at eighty-two. THE CURRENT CINEMA ´´Seeing Things´´ by Anthony Lane: The Girl on the Train and Under the Shadow. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Todd Mundt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/161012de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue: COMMENT ´´Friday Night Lights Out´´, by David Remnick: What Donald Trump understands about America´s politics and its most popular sport. FACEOFF´´The Duel´´, by Ryan Lizza: The Trump and Cruz campaigns embody opposite views of politics and the future of the G.O.P. LETTER FROM HAITI´´Aftershocks´´, by Jon Lee Anderson: Is the earthquake-stricken country’s flamboyant President a savior or a rogue? A CRITIC AT LARGE´´Air Head´´, by Nathan Heller: How aviation made the modern mind. THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Tough Girls´´, by Anthony Lane: Reviews of Jane Got a Gun and The Fifth Wave. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/160127de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue:COMMENT ´´Matters of Privacy´´, by Margaret Talbot: Domestic abuse and privacy.THE POLITICAL SCENE ´´The Revenge of Rand Paul´´, by Ryan Lizza: The Senator has fought to go mainstream with the ideology that he shares with his father.LIFE AND LETTERS ´´The Weight of Words´´, by Masha Gessen: One of Russia’s most famous writers is confronting the state. THE CURRENT CINEMA ´´Theydunnit´´, by Anthony Lane: Reviews of Gone Girl, The Two Faces of January, and The Blue Room. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Todd Mundt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/141001de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue: COMMENT ´´Conventional Wisdom´´ by Amy Davidson: The Democratic National Convention of 1924. THE POLITICAL SCENE ´´The Great Divide´´ by Ryan Lizza: Clinton, Sanders, and the future of the Democratic Party. ANNALS OF FASHION ´´Barbie Boy´´ by Lizzie Widdicombe: How Jeremy Scott remade Moschino for the Instagram era. A REPORTER AT LARGE ´´The Go-Between´´ by Robert Draper: The Mexican actress who dazzled El Chapo. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Todd Mundt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/160316de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.