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November 12, 1990 Issue - 19 Articles
- TRB: Art Heist, pp. 4-5
Daniel P. Moynihan's masterpiece from the museum of tax breaks
- Correspondence, p. 6
Florio and Silber, leaders of liberals, etc.
- Exit Lebanon, p. 7
Hafez Assad has just done to Lebanon what Saddam Hussein did to Kuwait. Only Assad got ...
- Notebook, pp. 8-9
Censorship censored in Florida, Saddam Hussein's friends in Wisconsin, etc.
- Anchorage Postcard: Frozen vegetables, pp. 10-11
How Alaska's wacko plan to grow its own food finally got put on ice
- The Corn is High, pp. 12-14
Washington? Where's that? The 'outsiders' are hamming it up on the Senate trail in Iowa
- Republican of Fear, pp. 15-16
Jesse Helms is keeping his vice-grip on the Senate, but he could be losing it in North ...
- Groggy Gringo, pp. 17-18
If Lawton Chiles weren't half-asleep, he'd be running away with the governor's race in ...
- Costal Dumping, pp. 19-20
The California campaign initially had plenty of substance. Voters yawned. Now it's muds...
- Poor Conceptions, pp. 21-22
Believe it or not, fashionable academic opinion now says it's not such a bad thing for ...
- The Two Faces of Eastern Europe, pp. 23-25
The new democracies face a choice between pluralism and an ominous nationalism. It look...
Books and the Arts
[+] On Films: From the Present, From the Past (4 Reviews) , p. 26
The Match Factory Girl (1990 Film), by Aki Kaurismaki
- The Match Factory Girl (1990 Film) by Aki Kaurismaki
- I Hired a Contract Killer (1990 Film) by Aki Kaurismaki
- Leningrad Cowboys Go America (1989 Film) by Aki Kaurismaki
- Memphis Belle (1990 Film) by Michael Caton-Jones
[+] The Rescue of Humanism (4 Reviews) , pp. 27-33
Heidegger and Modernity, by Luc Ferry and Alain Renaut
- Heidegger and Modernity by Luc Ferry and Alain Renaut
- French Philosophy of the Sixties by Luc Ferry and Alain Renaut
- Political Philosophy I by Luc Ferry
- L'ere de L'Individu by Alain Renaut
[+] Brother Theodore (Review) , pp. 34-37
Theodore Dreiser, Part Two, by Richard Lingeman
- Theodore Dreiser, Part Two by Richard Lingeman
- My Neighbor, the Distinguished Count, pp. 38-39
[+] The Liberation of Print (Review) , pp. 40-43
The Letters of the Republic, by Michael Warner
- The Letters of the Republic by Michael Warner
[+] The Mind-Body Solution (Review) , pp. 44-45
Wrestling with the Angel, by Max Lerner
- Wrestling with the Angel by Max Lerner
- Northampton Diarist: Chain Gang, pp. 46-48
Media superstitions, etc.