In this issue:COMMENT´´Chin Music´´, by Louis Menand: The war between the White House and Fox News.THE TALK OF THE TOWN´´The Oracle´´, by David Remnick: Cornel West keeps his promise to Barack Obama.BOOKS´´The Things People Say´´, by Elizabeth Kolbert: Rumors in an age of unreason.MEDICAL DISPATCH´´Robots that Care´´, by Jerome Groopman: Advances in technological therapy.PROFILES´´Wild, Wild Wes´´, by Richard Brody: A master of high style goes looking for adventure. 1. Language: English. Narrator: uncredited. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/091028/pe_nyer_091028_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue:COMMENT´´Bad Press´´, by Nicholas Lemann: Rules for journalists. THE TALK OF THE TOWN´´Hunting Horsetails”, by Oliver Sacks: Frond feelings on the High Line.ANNALS OF IMMIGRATION´´The Asylum Seeker´´, by Suketu Mehta: Strategies for a difficult process. LETTER FROM CAIRO´´Who Owns the Revolution?´´, by Wendell Steavenson: Why protesters are back in Tahrir Square. BOOKS´´Over There´´, by Hendrik Hertzberg. A review of A World on Fire.THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Just the Sex´´, by David Denby: Reviews of Crazy, Stupid Love and Friends with Benefits. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/110727/pe_nyer_110727_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue: COMMENT ´´Activism v. Restraint´´, by Jeffrey Toobin: President Obama faces a Supreme Court dominated by political adversaries.THE WAYWARD PRESS´´Rage Machine´´, by Rebecca Mead: Andrew Breitbart’s empire of bluster. ONWARD AND UPWARD WITH THE ARTS´´Immigration Blues´´, by Alec Wilkinson: On the road with Los Tigres del Norte.SHOUT & MURMURS´´Your New College Graduate: A Parents’ Guide´´, by Simon Rich. ON TELEVISON´´Talking Dirty´´, by Nancy Franklin: Chelsea Handler sexes up late night. THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Straight Arrow´´, by Anthony Lane: A review of Ridley Scott´s Robin Hood. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Mark Moran. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/100519/pe_nyer_100519_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue: COMMENT ´´For Heaven’s Sake´´, by Hendrik Hertzberg: Going for the God vote. AMERICAN CHRONICLES ´´The Lie Factory´´, by Jill Lepore: The birth of the modern campaign.A CRITIC AT LARGE ´´In Plain View´´, by Malcolm Gladwell: The lessons of the Sandusky case. PROFILES ´´The Crisis Manager´´, by Gay Talese: The Yankees’ unflappable Joe Girardi. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Todd Mundt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/120919/pe_nyer_120919_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue: COMMENT ´´Paying for It´´, by Elizabeth Kolbert: Could a carbon tax help solve Washington´s revenue problems? ANNALS OF COMMUNICATION ´´The Heiress´´, by Ken Auletta: Elisabeth Murdoch´s careful rise. A REPORTER AT LARGE ´´Netherland´´, by Rachel Aviv: The world of New York´s homeless gay teens. THE CURRENT CINEMA ´´Moments in History´´, by David Denby: Reviews of Hyde Park on Hudson and The Central Park Five. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/121205/pe_nyer_121205_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue:COMMENT´´Puppetry´´, by Hendrik Hertzberg: Glenn Beck´s crusade against George Soros. OUR FAR-FLUNG CORRESPONDENTS´´Are You the Messiah?´´, by Lauren Collins: Raj Patel gets a following he wasn’t expecting. PERSONAL HISTORY´´The Fun Stuff´´, by James Wood: My life as Keith Moon. BOOKS´´Dead Certain´´, by George Packer: The Presidential memoirs of George W. Bush.SHOUTS & MURMURS´´Nutty´´, by Paul Rudnick: Mr. Peanut gets a makeover, a voice and his first sidekick.THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Command Performances´´, by Anthony Lane: Reviews of The King’s Speech and Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/101124/pe_nyer_101124_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue:COMMENT´´The Ungreat Debate´´, by Hendrik Hertzberg: The first presidential face-off.THE TALK OF THE TOWN´´Doppelgangers´´, by Andrew Marantz: Impersonating the candidates.´´Trial and Error´´, by Mark Singer: Errol Morris, Joe McGinniss, and Sarah Palin.ANNALS OF AUTHORSHIP´´Lives of the Saints´´, by Ariel Levy: The religious right’s leading ghostwriter.A REPORTER AT LARGE´´The Hit Man’s Table´´, by Nadya Labi: How an honors student became a hired killer.THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Film Within a Film´´, by Anthony Lane: Reviews of Argo and Sinister. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/121010/pe_nyer_121010_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
There are seven articles in the July 2nd, 2007 issue: COMMENT´´Mr. Independent´´ by George Packer: On New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg and his political intentions.THE WORLD OF BUSINESS´´Hedge Clipping´´ by John Cassidy: Trying to get rich on the cheap with a do-it-yourself hedge fund.SHOUTS & MURMURS´´My Nature Documentary´´ by Jack Handey: A humorous tale of a giraffe and his monkey companion.ANNALS OF COMMUNICATIONS´´Promises, Promises´´ by Ken Auletta: On Rupert Murdoch´s bid for the Wall Street Journal.BOOKS´´His Dark Materials´´ by Joyce Carol Oates: There is bloodshed among the black bourgeoisie in New England White by Stephen L. Carter.POP MUSIC´´Unbound´´ by Sasha Frere-Jones: A look at R. Kelly´s latest album, Double Up.THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Do No Harm´´ by David Denby: A review of Michael Moore´s documentary on the American health-care system, Sicko, and a review of Evening, starring Vanessa Redgrave. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Christine Marshall, Dan Bernard. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/070627/pe_nyer_070627_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Get up to speed with what’s going on in the world with The Washington Post. You´ll get the must-hear stories covering politics, global news, ideas and controversy, arts and entertainment. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Sam Scholl. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/wspd/180421/pe_wspd_180421_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Get up to speed with what’s going on in the world with The Washington Post. You´ll get the must-hear stories covering politics, global news, ideas and controversy, arts and entertainment. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Sam Scholl. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/wspd/180116/pe_wspd_180116_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.