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November 5, 1990 Issue - 20 Articles
- TRB: Ministerial Responsibility, pp. 4-5
Why Secretary of State James Baker should resign
- Correspondence, p. 6
Bank runs, Karen Finley's humor, etc.
- Beating the System, pp. 7-8
- Visiting Team , p. 9
- Maestro , p. 10
- Notebook , pp. 10-11
- White House Watch: Bushed, p. 12
No matter what happens after the budget fiasco dies down, the Bush presidency will neve...
- On the Hill: Glass House, pp. 13-14
Some of the members of Congress now attacking Bush for appeasing Hussein should examine...
- Leningrad Postcard: Postwar Blues, pp. 15-16
In soon-to-be St. Petersburg, they're even more depressed than New Yorkers
- The Dope on Dana, pp. 17-19
California Representative Dana Rohrbacher, NEA-basher and drug warrior, used to be hand...
- Apples and Oranges, p. 20
As apartheid disintegrates, racial homelands are making a comeback in South Africa. For...
- The Foundation Game, pp. 21-25
Need a job? Get a grant. A ten-step guide
Books and the Arts
[+] On Films: Lives, More or Less (3 Reviews) , p. 26
Avalon (1990 Film), by Barry Levinson
- Avalon (1990 Film) by Barry Levinson
- Henry and June (1990 Film) by Philip Kaufman
- Tune in Tomorrow... (1990 Film) by Jon Amiel
[+] Confidence Games (Review) , pp. 27-33
Walter Winchell, by Michael Herr
- Walter Winchell by Michael Herr
[+] Unsacred History (Review) , pp. 34-35
The Russian Revolution, by Richard Pipes
- The Russian Revolution by Richard Pipes
- Leaves, pp. 36-39
[+] Speaking in Tongues (Review) , pp. 40-42
The Meaning of Yiddish, by Benjamin Harshav
- The Meaning of Yiddish by Benjamin Harshav
[+] Moral Swamp (Review) , pp. 43-45
Killing Mister Watson, by Peter Matthiessen
- Killing Mister Watson by Peter Matthiessen
- Cambridge Diarist: Word Games, pp. 46-48
The cozy cant of 'community'