In this issue:COMMENT´´The Lost Emperor´´ by David Remnick: The increasing unfitness of Donald Trump.A REPORTER AT LARGE´´No Refuge´´ by Sarah Stillman: For some immigrants, deportation from the U.S. is a death sentence.ANNALS OF EDUCATION´´Hard Tests´´ by Jelani Cobb: A historically black university in the age of Trump.THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Courting Disaster´´ by Anthony Lane: Reviews of The Insult and Paddington 2. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Jamie Rennel. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/180110de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue: COMMENT ´´American Demagogue´´ by David Remnick: Examining Donald Trump´s popularity. THE POLITICAL SCENE ´´The Matter of Black Lives´´ by Jelani Cobb: A new kind of movement found its moment. What will its future be? ANNALS OF JUSTICE ´´The List´´ by Sarah Stillman: When juveniles are found guilty of sexual misconduct, the sex-offender registry can be a life sentence. THE CURRENT CINEMA ´´Beauty and Beasts´´ by Anthony Lane: Knight of Cups and Zootopia. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/160309de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue:COMMENT´´Republican vs. Republican´´, by Philip Gourevitch: Culture wars threaten Mitt Romney. THE TALK OF THE TOWN ´´Shots´´, by Lizzie Widdicombe: A shooting at the Empire State Building.A REPORTER AT LARGE´´The Throwaways´´, by Sarah Stillman: Confidential informants at risk. ANNALS OF HOLLYWOOD´´Limited Release´´, by Tad Friend: The Elgin James story.THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Tough Guys´´, by Anthony Lane: Reviews of Lawless and The Expendables 2. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/120829de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue: COMMENT ´´Parting Words´´ by George Packer: Politicians are always letting the public off the hook—it might be the most unforgivably dishonest thing they do. Obama was more candid. PROFILES ´´Good Behavior´´ by Sarah Stillman: An unusual team of White House scientists works through the final days of the Obama Administration. PERSONAL HISTORY ´´My Father´s Cellar´´ by John Seabrook: Learning how to drink, and how to stop. POP MUSIC ´´Independence Day´´ by Hua Hsu: Trump is only alluded to on Run the Jewels 3. But, in its note of political refusal, it feels like a protest album. ON TELEVISION ´´Tragedy Plus Time´´ by Emily Nussbaum: How do you fight an enemy who´s just kidding? 1. Language: English. Narrator: Todd Mundt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/170118de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue: COMMENT ´´Liberal-In-Chief´´ by Adam Gopnik: President Obama makes the case for liberalism: radical change through practical measures. PERSONAL HISTORY ´´The Bath: A Polemic´´ by Jessi Klein: Getting into the tub seems like a surrender to the idea that women can´t really make it on land. ONWARD AND UPWARD WITH THE ARTS ´´Man on the Street´´ by Sarah Larson: Billy Eichner´s pop-culture game show spares no one. OUR FAR-FLUNG CORRESPONDENTS ´´The End of the End of the World´´ by Jonathan Franzen: An uncle´s legacy and a journey to Antarctica. THE CURRENT CINEMA ´´Daring Duos´´ by Anthony Lane: Reviews of The Nice Guys and Love & Friendship. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/160518de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue:COMMENT´´Obama vs. Netanyahoo´´, by Hendrik Hertzberg: A week of dueling speeches.THE TALK OF THE TOWN´´Big Ted, Little Ted”, by Reeves Wideman: Ted Nugent meets his long-lost son.´´Buddies”, by Michael Schulman: Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon, food critics. THE POLITICAL SCENE´´Romney’s Dilemma´´, by Ryan Lizza: Will his greatest achievement sink him?A REPORTER AT LARGE´´The Invisible Army´´, by Sarah Stillman: Workers lured into the war zone.SHOUTS & MURMURS´´A Bow to Our Benefactors´´, by Ian Frazier.THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Where the Boys Are´´, by David Denby: Reviews of The Hangover 2 and Submarine. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Todd Mundt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/110601de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue:COMMENT´´Too Much Infotech´´, by Hendrik Hertzberg: Our season of sex scandals.THE TALK OF THE TOWN´´Amateur Spelunker´´, by Ben McGrath: Inside the Second Avenue subway tunnel.A REPORTER AT LARGE´´Taken´´, by Sarah Stillman: The shocking injustices of civil forfeiture.DEPT. OF MEDICINE´´Poisoned Land´´, by Elif Batuman: A mystery illness in the Balkans.THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Beyond Control´´, by Anthony Lane: Reviews of Elysium and Our Children. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/130807de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue: COMMENT ´´Race and the Storm´´, by Jelani Cobb: Katrina wasn´t just a natural disaster. It was the start of a referendum on black citizenship. SHOUTS & MURMURS ´´My Brain: The All-Hands Meeting´´, by Hallie Cantor. A REPORTER AT LARGE ´´The Weight of the World´´, by Elizabeth Kolbert: U. N. official Christiana Figueres is negotiating with world leaders about emissions before the Paris conference. DEPT OF SOCIAL STUDIES ´´Starting Over´´, by Malcolm Gladwell: Many Katrina victims left New Orleans for good. What can we learn from them? PERSONAL HISTORY ´´The Yellow House´´, by Sarah M. Broom: A decade after the storm, my mother still can´t go home. POP MUSIC ´´Reality Hunger´´, by Hua Hsu: A new movie, a new album, and the legacy of N.W.A. THE CURRENT CINEMA ´´Odd Couples´´, by Anthony Lane: Reviews of The Man from U.N.C.L.E. and Mistress America. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Todd Mundt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/150819de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue: COMMENT ´´Global Trump´´ by Steve Coll: Donald Trump and foreign policy. THE TALK OF THE TOWN ´´Without a Paddle´´ by Sarah Larson: The onscreen couple Catherine O´Hara and Eugene Levy visit the Tonight Show and the 92nd Street Y. A REPORTER AT LARGE ´´The Cost of Caring´´ by Rachel Aviv: The lives of the immigrant women who tend to the needs of others. PROFILES ´´Play It Again´´ by Calvin Tomkins: How Ragnar Kjartansson turns repetition into art. BOOKS ´´Desk Set´´ by Charles McGrath: How Blanche Knopf helped make Knopf. ON TELEVISION ´´Out of Time´´ by Emily Nussbaum: Remaking history on Outlander and The Americans. THE CURRENT CINEMA ´´Fun and Games´´ by Anthony Lane: Reviews of Everybody Wants Some!! and Miles Ahead. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Todd Mundt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/160406de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.