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                                                                                                                                                                                                    April 9, 2008 Issue = 20 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                                                    1. Bush's Last Laugh by The Editors, pp. 1-3
                                                                                                                                                                                                    2. TRB: Half-Baked by Jonathan Chait, p. 4
                                                                                                                                                                                                    3. The Mall by Eve Fairbanks, pp. 5-6
                                                                                                                                                                                                    4. The return of Doughface liberalism by David Greenberg, pp. 7-8
                                                                                                                                                                                                    5. Why we like restrictions on sex by Jeffrey Rosen, p. 9
                                                                                                                                                                                                    6. The real problem with NAFTA by John B. Judis, p. 10
                                                                                                                                                                                                    7. What the pope can teach Democrats about immigration by Michael Sean Winters, p. 11
                                                                                                                                                                                                    8. A visual history of the Sudan crisis by Ben Crair, pp. 12-16
                                                                                                                                                                                                    9. Slouching Toward Denver by Noam Scheiber, pp. 17-19
                                                                                                                                                                                                    10. Easy Does It by Richard H. Thaler and Cass R. Sunstein, pp. 20-22
                                                                                                                                                                                                    11. Full Faith by E.J. Dionne Jr., pp. 23-24
                                                                                                                                                                                                    12. Far Wright by Dayo Olopade, pp. 25-26
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                                                                                                                                                                                                      Films: Reminders by Stanley Kauffmann, p. 27 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Aleksandra (2007 Film) by Aleksandr Sokurov
                                                                                                                                                                                                      2. The Unforeseen (2007 Film) by Laura Dunn
                                                                                                                                                                                                      3. Frownland (2007 Film) by Ronald Bronstein
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                                                                                                                                                                                                      Will Your Cell Phone Kill You? by Ezekiel J. Emanuel, pp. 28-33 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Secret History of the War on Cancer by Devra Davis
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                                                                                                                                                                                                      'What We Know About Murdered Peoples' by Peter N. Miller, pp. 34-38 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Who Will Write Our History? by Samuel D. Kassow
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                                                                                                                                                                                                      How Much Can We Stand? by Charles Larmore, pp. 39-43 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. A Secular Age by Charles Taylor
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                                                                                                                                                                                                      The Smirk by Mark Polizzotti, pp. 44-45 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. I am a Beautiful Monster by Francis Picabia
                                                                                                                                                                                                    18. Late Pieta by Philip White, pp. 46-47
                                                                                                                                                                                                    19. Washington Diarist by Leon Wieseltier, pp. 48-50
                                                                                                                                                                                                    20. Obama/Clinton Cover Image by Nancy Burson
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                                                                                                                                                                                                    May 7, 2008 Issue = 20 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                                                    1. Dictator on the Brink by The Editors, pp. 1-4
                                                                                                                                                                                                    2. TRB: Popular Will by Jonathan Chait, pp. 5-6
                                                                                                                                                                                                    3. The Mall by Gabriel Sherman, p. 7
                                                                                                                                                                                                    4. The commander of Obama's nerd army by Noam Scheiber, pp. 8-11
                                                                                                                                                                                                    5. Too many people own homes by Joshua Rosner, pp. 12-13
                                                                                                                                                                                                    6. When hard hat go granola by Dayo Olopade, p. 14
                                                                                                                                                                                                    7. The gross exploitation of Cambodia's past by Christina Larson, pp. 15-20
                                                                                                                                                                                                    8. Voices in Her Head by Michelle Cottle, pp. 21-23
                                                                                                                                                                                                    9. Sunset in America by Sean Wilentz, pp. 24-26
                                                                                                                                                                                                    10. Barack in Iraq by Michael Crowley, pp. 27-32
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                                                                                                                                                                                                      Films: Particular Places by Stanley Kauffmann, p. 33 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Tuya's Marriage (2006 Film) by Wang Quan'an
                                                                                                                                                                                                      2. Flight of the Red Balloon (2007 Film) by Hsiao-Hsien Hou and Francois Margolin
                                                                                                                                                                                                      3. Jellyfish (2007 Film) by Shira Geffen and Etgar Keret
                                                                                                                                                                                                    12. Architecture: Stopped Making Sense by Sarah Williams Goldhagen, pp. 34-36
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                                                                                                                                                                                                      Stages of Thought by Martha C. Nussbaum, pp. 37-39 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Shakespeare the Thinker by A.D. Nuttall
                                                                                                                                                                                                      2. Shakespeare's Philosophy by Colin McGinn
                                                                                                                                                                                                      3. Double Vision by Tzachi Zamir
                                                                                                                                                                                                    14. Sea-Change by Elise Paschen, pp. 40-41
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                                                                                                                                                                                                      The Tangled Truth by Benny Morris, pp. 42-47 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Army of Shadows by Hillel Cohen
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                                                                                                                                                                                                      Depravity's Rainbow by Ruth Franklin, pp. 48-50 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Beautiful Children by Charles Bock
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                                                                                                                                                                                                      The Old Frontiers by Alan Taylor, pp. 51-53 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Seizing Destiny by Richard Kluger
                                                                                                                                                                                                    18. Syracuse by Adam Zagajewski, pp. 54-55
                                                                                                                                                                                                    19. Washington Diarist by Leon Wieseltier, pp. 56-58
                                                                                                                                                                                                    20. Cover by Vanessa Ynda and Frank Polich
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                                                                                                                                                                                                    May 28, 2008 Issue = 21 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                                                    1. Capture the Flag by The Editors, pp. 1-4
                                                                                                                                                                                                    2. TRB: Entanglements by Jonathan Chait, pp. 5-6
                                                                                                                                                                                                    3. The Mall by Noam Scheiber, p. 7
                                                                                                                                                                                                    4. Mitt Romney's shameless quest for v.p. by Eve Fairbanks, pp. 8-10
                                                                                                                                                                                                    5. Does Murdoch know what he's doing to the Journal? by Gabriel Sherman, pp. 11-13
                                                                                                                                                                                                    6. Who does the new Israel lobby really represent? by James Kirchick, pp. 14-15
                                                                                                                                                                                                    7. The black case for Obama-skepticism by Cinque Henderson, pp. 16-17
                                                                                                                                                                                                    8. Hillary Clinton's evangelical cabal by Jeff Sharlet, pp. 18-20
                                                                                                                                                                                                    9. The Big Race by John B. Judis, pp. 21-25
                                                                                                                                                                                                    10. Siege Mentality by Michael Crowley, pp. 26-27
                                                                                                                                                                                                    11. The Stupidity of Dignity by Steven Pinker, pp. 28-31
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                                                                                                                                                                                                      Films: Several Worlds by Stanley Kauffmann, p. 32 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Roman de Gare (2007 Film) by Claude Lelouch
                                                                                                                                                                                                      2. Stuff and Dough (2001 Film) by Cristi Puiu
                                                                                                                                                                                                      3. Up the Yangtze (2007 Film) by Yung Chang
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                                                                                                                                                                                                      Novel or Nothing by Cynthia Ozick, pp. 33-40 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Journey Abandoned by Lionel Trilling and Geraldine Murphy
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                                                                                                                                                                                                      The Blog of War by Anne Applebaum, pp. 41-43 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Human Smoke by Nicholson Baker
                                                                                                                                                                                                    15. Ein Leben by Dan Pagis, p. 44
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                                                                                                                                                                                                      Bulbs and Bubbles by Ingrid D. Rowland, pp. 45-46 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Tulipmania by Anne Goldgar
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                                                                                                                                                                                                      We Shall Be Happy by Helen Vendler, pp. 47-50 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Selected Poems by Frank O'Hara and Mark Ford
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                                                                                                                                                                                                      Cosmic Realism by Francesca Mari, pp. 51-53 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Boys in the Trees by Mary Swan
                                                                                                                                                                                                    19. Carwash by Henri Cole, pp. 54-55
                                                                                                                                                                                                    20. Washington Diarist by Leon Wieseltier, pp. 56-58
                                                                                                                                                                                                    21. Cover illustration by David Cowles
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                                                                                                                                                                                                    June 11, 2008 Issue = 19 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                                                    1. Recount II: Return to the Swamp by The Editors, pp. 1-4
                                                                                                                                                                                                    2. TRB: The Illusionist by Jonathan Chait, pp. 5-6
                                                                                                                                                                                                    3. The Mall by Joshua Kurlantzick, pp. 7-8
                                                                                                                                                                                                    4. The case against California's gay marriage decision by Jeffrey Rosen, pp. 9-11
                                                                                                                                                                                                    5. Why California got it right by Richard Just, p. 12
                                                                                                                                                                                                    6. On Israel's sixtieth by Martin Peretz, p. 13
                                                                                                                                                                                                    7. The Clinton camp turns on itself by Michelle Cottle, pp. 14-15
                                                                                                                                                                                                    8. The Unraveling by Peter Bergen and Paul Cruickshank, pp. 16-22
                                                                                                                                                                                                    9. House Broker by Michelle Cottle, pp. 23-25
                                                                                                                                                                                                    10. Virtually Normal by David Hazony, pp. 26-30
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                                                                                                                                                                                                      Films: Wealth and Woes by Stanley Kauffmann, p. 31 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Savage Grace (2007 Film) by Tom Kalin
                                                                                                                                                                                                      2. Sangre de Mi Sangre (2007 Film) by Christopher Zalla
                                                                                                                                                                                                      3. Battle for Haditha (2007 Film) by Nick Broomfield
                                                                                                                                                                                                    12. In Comacchio by Umberto Piersanti, p. 32
                                                                                                                                                                                                    13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                      The Wild Card by Dexter Filkins, pp. 33-36 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Muqtada by Patrick Cockburn
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                                                                                                                                                                                                      Yesterdays by Anthony Grafton, pp. 37-40 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. A History of Histories by John Burrow
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                                                                                                                                                                                                      The Isolato by William Deresiewicz, pp. 41-46 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Several Lives of Joseph Conrad by John Stape
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                                                                                                                                                                                                      Missions Accomplished by Emily Wilson, pp. 47-48 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Roman Triumph by Mary Beard
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                                                                                                                                                                                                      The Man Without Categories by Michael Andre Bernstein, pp. 49-53 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Assistant by Robert Walser
                                                                                                                                                                                                    18. Three Possibilities by Stephen Dunn, pp. 54-55
                                                                                                                                                                                                    19. Washington Diarist by Leon Wieseltier, pp. 56-58
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                                                                                                                                                                                                    June 25, 2008 Issue = 23 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                                                    1. Dream On by The Editors, pp. 1-4
                                                                                                                                                                                                    2. TRB: Irregular Joe by Jonathan Chait, pp. 5-6
                                                                                                                                                                                                    3. The Mall by Bruce Bartlett, p. 7
                                                                                                                                                                                                    4. Meet the new Asian elite by David Rothkopf, pp. 8-13
                                                                                                                                                                                                    5. The TNR Veeptacular by Eve Fairbanks, pp. 14-15
                                                                                                                                                                                                    6. Ed Rendell's charm offensive by Buzz Bissinger, p. 16
                                                                                                                                                                                                    7. The quiet appeal of Sam Nunn by Michael Crowley, pp. 17-19
                                                                                                                                                                                                    8. Tim Pawlenty's proletarian chic by Noam Scheiber, pp. 20-21
                                                                                                                                                                                                    9. The gonzo conservatism of Mike Huckabee by Ross Douthat, p. 22
                                                                                                                                                                                                    10. Mike Bloomberg, backseat driver by Ben Wasserstein, p. 23
                                                                                                                                                                                                    11. How McCain should pick 'em by David Frum, pp. 24-25
                                                                                                                                                                                                    12. Freedom Freaks by Michael Idov, pp. 26-28
                                                                                                                                                                                                    13. Three A.M. for Feminism by Michelle Goldberg, pp. 29-32
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                                                                                                                                                                                                      Films: Assorted Pleasures by Stanley Kauffmann, p. 33 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Mongol (2007 Film) by Sergei Bodrov
                                                                                                                                                                                                      2. The Edge of Heaven (2007 Film) by Fatih Akin
                                                                                                                                                                                                      3. When Did You Last See Your Father? (2007 Film) by Anand Tucker
                                                                                                                                                                                                    15. Music: I Me Mine by David Hajdu, pp. 34-36
                                                                                                                                                                                                    16. Art: Postcards from Nowhere by Jed Perl, pp. 37-43
                                                                                                                                                                                                    17. John Clare's Finches by Gibbons Ruark, p. 44
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                                                                                                                                                                                                      Genes and Identities by Jerome Groopman, pp. 45-47 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Jacob's Legacy by David B. Goldstein
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                                                                                                                                                                                                      Only Words to Play With by Robert Alter, pp. 48-49 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Delighted States by Adam Thirlwell
                                                                                                                                                                                                    20. Car Dealership at 3 A.M. by Alan Shapiro, pp. 50-51
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                                                                                                                                                                                                      The Country of the Damned by Adam Kirsch, pp. 52-55 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Collected Poems, 1919-1976 by Allen Tate
                                                                                                                                                                                                    22. Washington Diarist by Leon Wieseltier, pp. 56-58
                                                                                                                                                                                                    23. Cover illustration by Lou Beach
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                                                                                                                                                                                                  Issues of Jul.-Sep. 2008 = 6 Issues, 109 Articles
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                                                                                                                                                                                                    July 9, 2008 Issue = 18 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                                                    1. The China Syndrome by The Editors, pp. 1-4
                                                                                                                                                                                                    2. TRB: Terror Firma by Jonathan Chait, pp. 5-6
                                                                                                                                                                                                    3. The Mall by Michelle Cottle, p. 7
                                                                                                                                                                                                    4. John Roberts does Obama a favor by Jeffrey Rosen, pp. 8-10
                                                                                                                                                                                                    5. China's testosterone problem by Mara Hvistendahl, pp. 11-12
                                                                                                                                                                                                    6. The secret China history of George H.W. Bush by James Mann, p. 13
                                                                                                                                                                                                    7. Solving China's environmental catastrophe by Bradford Plumer, pp. 14-15
                                                                                                                                                                                                    8. The Last Hero of Tiananmen by Philip P. Pan, pp. 16-19
                                                                                                                                                                                                    9. Deconstructing Barry by Andrew Delbanco, pp. 20-23
                                                                                                                                                                                                    10. The Pivot by Jason Zengerle, pp. 24-34
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                                                                                                                                                                                                      Films: Matters of Fact by Stanley Kauffmann, p. 35 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Chris and Don: A Love Story (2007 Film) by Guido Santi and Tina Mascara
                                                                                                                                                                                                      2. My Winnipeg (2007 Film) by Guy Maddin
                                                                                                                                                                                                    12. Art: Mao Crazy by Jed Perl, pp. 36-40
                                                                                                                                                                                                    13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Medals and Rights by Andrew J. Nathan, pp. 41-45 - 6 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Beijing: From Imperial Capital to Olympic City by Lillian M. Li, Alison J. Dray-Novey, and Haili Kong, ...
                                                                                                                                                                                                      2. Beijing's Games by Susan Brownell
                                                                                                                                                                                                      3. Olympic Dreams: China and Sports, 1895-2008 by Guoqi Xu
                                                                                                                                                                                                      4. China's Great Leap by Minky Worden
                                                                                                                                                                                                      5. Marketing Dictatorship by Anne-Marie Brady
                                                                                                                                                                                                      6. Owning the Olympics by Monroe E. Price and Daniel Dayan
                                                                                                                                                                                                    14. Snow-Globe of Vesuvius by Chase Twichell, p. 46
                                                                                                                                                                                                    15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Hedonic Man by Alan Wolfe, pp. 47-53 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Happiness: A Revolution in Economics by Bruno S. Frey
                                                                                                                                                                                                      2. Predictably Irrational by Dan Ariely
                                                                                                                                                                                                    16. Bibliotaph by Michael McFee, pp. 54-55
                                                                                                                                                                                                    17. Cambridge Diarist by Martin Peretz, pp. 56-58
                                                                                                                                                                                                    18. Cover: Long Live Chairman Mao Series #29 by Zhang Hongtu
                                                                                                                                                                                                  2. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                    July 30, 2008 Issue = 19 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                                                    1. Flipping Out by The Editors, pp. 2-4
                                                                                                                                                                                                    2. TRB: Old Flame by Jonathan Chait, pp. 5-6
                                                                                                                                                                                                    3. The Mall by Jason Zengerle, pp. 7-9
                                                                                                                                                                                                    4. The left's overeager health care reformers by Jonathan Cohn, p. 10
                                                                                                                                                                                                    5. Obama's arugula problem hits home by Gabriel Sherman, pp. 11-12
                                                                                                                                                                                                    6. Will Israel bomb its way to the table? by Shmuel Rosner, p. 13
                                                                                                                                                                                                    7. The tipping-point states by Nate Silver, pp. 14-15
                                                                                                                                                                                                    8. Contra Expections by Eli Lake, pp. 16-17
                                                                                                                                                                                                    9. Back to the USSR by John B. Judis, pp. 18-21
                                                                                                                                                                                                    10. Salter Ego by Michael Crowley, pp. 22-28
                                                                                                                                                                                                    11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Films: Flauntings by Stanley Kauffmann, p. 29 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Last Mistress (2007 Film) by Catherine Breillat
                                                                                                                                                                                                      2. Trumbo: The Movie (2007 Film) by Peter Askin
                                                                                                                                                                                                    12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Dead Left by Jonathan Chait, pp. 30-33 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Shock Doctrine by Naomi Klein
                                                                                                                                                                                                    13. Extraordinary Rendition by Paul Muldoon, p. 34
                                                                                                                                                                                                    14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                      The Art of Nothing by Frank Kermode, pp. 35-37 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. How Fiction Works by James Wood
                                                                                                                                                                                                    15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Low Truths by Alexander Nemser, pp. 38-41 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Gorky's Tolstoy and Other Reminiscences by Maxim Gorky
                                                                                                                                                                                                    16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                      The Big Picture by Peter N. Miller, pp. 42-45 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Framing the Early Middle Ages by Chris Wickham
                                                                                                                                                                                                      2. Origins of the European Economy by Michael McCormick
                                                                                                                                                                                                    17. Versions of a Miserabilist by Tim Liardet, pp. 46-47
                                                                                                                                                                                                    18. Washington Diarist by Leon Wieseltier, pp. 48-50
                                                                                                                                                                                                    19. Cover illustration by Anthony Russo
                                                                                                                                                                                                  3. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                    August 13, 2008 Issue = 20 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                                                    1. Caught! by The Editors, pp. 1-4
                                                                                                                                                                                                    2. TRB: Cartoon Character by Jonathan Chait, pp. 5-6
                                                                                                                                                                                                    3. The Mall by Michael Crowley, p. 7
                                                                                                                                                                                                    4. Barack Obama and the press break up by Gabriel Sherman, pp. 8-11
                                                                                                                                                                                                    5. The House GOP's desperate choice for desperate times by Eve Fairbanks, p. 12
                                                                                                                                                                                                    6. Where are the Bush Democrats? by Nate Silver, p. 13
                                                                                                                                                                                                    7. In praise of the greatest surgeon ever by Sherwin B. Nuland, pp. 14-16
                                                                                                                                                                                                    8. Hitler's Olympics: a cartoon and object lesson by Rafael Medoff and Sal Amendola, pp. 17-18
                                                                                                                                                                                                    9. Trading Places by Alan Ehrenhalt, pp. 19-22
                                                                                                                                                                                                    10. Devils' Advocates by James Kirchick, pp. 23-25
                                                                                                                                                                                                    11. Insiders by Jonathan Cohn, pp. 26-27
                                                                                                                                                                                                    12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Films: Crime and Style by Stanley Kauffmann, p. 28 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. A Very British Gangster (2007 Film) by Donal Macintyre
                                                                                                                                                                                                      2. Boy A (2007 Film) by John Crowley
                                                                                                                                                                                                    13. Music: Breakout by David Hajdu, pp. 29-30
                                                                                                                                                                                                    14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Secrecy and Safety by Jack Goldsmith, pp. 31-35 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Bush's Law by Eric Lichtblau
                                                                                                                                                                                                    15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Auto-Emancipation by Edward L. Glaeser, pp. 36-37 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Traffic by Tom Vanderbilt
                                                                                                                                                                                                    16. Malice by Kim Addonizio, pp. 38-39
                                                                                                                                                                                                    17. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Truth's Caper by Simon Blackburn, pp. 40-41 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Beyond the Hoax by Alan Sokal
                                                                                                                                                                                                    18. Midnight Feeding by Daisy Fried, p. 42
                                                                                                                                                                                                    19. The Arrow and the Poem by David Shulman, pp. 43-47
                                                                                                                                                                                                    20. Washington Diarist by Leon Wieseltier, pp. 48-50
                                                                                                                                                                                                  4. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                    August 27, 2008 Issue = 18 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                                                    1. Drilling Down by The Editors, pp. 1-4
                                                                                                                                                                                                    2. TRB: Bush 36,000 by Jonathan Chait, pp. 5-6
                                                                                                                                                                                                    3. The Mall by Joshua Hammer, pp. 7-8
                                                                                                                                                                                                    4. The last days of Alaska's kleptocracy by Charles Homans, pp. 9-10
                                                                                                                                                                                                    5. The fatal flaw in Bush's greatest accomplishment by David Tuller, p. 11
                                                                                                                                                                                                    6. Bob Novak, my prince of darkness by Michelle Cottle, pp. 11-12
                                                                                                                                                                                                    7. Why conventions matter by Nate Silver, p. 13
                                                                                                                                                                                                    8. The Woman to See by Michelle Cottle, pp. 14-17
                                                                                                                                                                                                    9. Life Sentence by Sarah Blustain, pp. 18-22
                                                                                                                                                                                                    10. The End of Aviation by Bradford Plumer, pp. 23-25
                                                                                                                                                                                                    11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Films: Assorted Gifts by Stanley Kauffmann, pp. 26-27 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Man on Wire (2008 Film) by James Marsh
                                                                                                                                                                                                      2. Frozen River (2008 Film) by Courtney Hunt
                                                                                                                                                                                                      3. A Girl Cut in Two (2007 Film) by Claude Chabrol
                                                                                                                                                                                                    12. Architecture: Reason to Be Cheerful by Sarah Williams Goldhagen, pp. 28-29
                                                                                                                                                                                                    13. Falling by W.S. Merwin, pp. 30-31
                                                                                                                                                                                                    14. Essay: In Defense of Looseness by Richard A. Posner, pp. 32-33
                                                                                                                                                                                                    15. Dumb by Gerald Stern, pp. 34-35
                                                                                                                                                                                                    16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Essay: The Truth Will Not Set You Free by Richard Just, pp. 36-47 - 10 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Devil Came on Horseback by Brian Steidle and Gretchen Steidle Wallace
                                                                                                                                                                                                      2. War in Darfur and the Search for Peace by Alex de Waal
                                                                                                                                                                                                      3. Darfur's Sorrow by M.W. Daly
                                                                                                                                                                                                      4. Darfur by J. Millard Burr
                                                                                                                                                                                                      5. The Translator by Daoud Hari
                                                                                                                                                                                                      6. Heart of Darfur by Lisa French Blaker
                                                                                                                                                                                                      7. Darfur Diaries by Jen Marlowe, Aisha Bain, and Adam Shapiro
                                                                                                                                                                                                      8. Not on Our Watch by Don Cheadle and John Prendergast
                                                                                                                                                                                                      9. A Long Day's Dying by Eric Reeves
                                                                                                                                                                                                      10. A Billion Lives by Jan Egeland
                                                                                                                                                                                                    17. Washington Diarist by Leon Wieseltier, pp. 48-50
                                                                                                                                                                                                    18. Cover by Thomas Dworzak
                                                                                                                                                                                                  5. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                    September 10, 2008 Issue = 15 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                                                    1. It Takes Two to Tangle by The Editors, pp. 1-4
                                                                                                                                                                                                    2. TRB: The Messiah-Complex Complex by Jonathan Chait, pp. 5-6
                                                                                                                                                                                                    3. The Mall by John McWhorter, pp. 7-8
                                                                                                                                                                                                    4. Obama's pragmatism explained by Cass R. Sunstein, p. 9
                                                                                                                                                                                                    5. No manufacturing. No new ideas. What's our economy based on? by Joseph Stiglitz, pp. 10-11
                                                                                                                                                                                                    6. The dark art of the National Enquirer by Gabriel Sherman, pp. 12-14
                                                                                                                                                                                                    7. Swift Return by Jason Zengerle, pp. 15-17
                                                                                                                                                                                                    8. Creation Myth by John B. Judis, pp. 18-21
                                                                                                                                                                                                    9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Films: Two Achievements by Stanley Kauffmann, pp. 22-23 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. I Served the King of England (2006 Film) by Jiri Menzel
                                                                                                                                                                                                      2. Momma's Man (2008 Film) by Azazel Jacobs
                                                                                                                                                                                                    10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Essay: The First Founder by Martha C. Nussbaum, pp. 24-28 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. On Religious Liberty by James Calvin Davis
                                                                                                                                                                                                    11. The Feather Against Which My Heart Will Be Weighed by Michael Chitwood, pp. 29-31
                                                                                                                                                                                                    12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Getting It Wrong by Robert M. Solow, pp. 32-34 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Bad Money by Kevin Phillips
                                                                                                                                                                                                    13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                      The Darker Side by Benny Morris, pp. 35-39 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Legacy of Islamic Antisemitism by Andrew G. Bostom
                                                                                                                                                                                                      2. Icon of Evil by David G. Dalin and John F. Rothman
                                                                                                                                                                                                    14. Washington Diarist by Leon Wieseltier, pp. 40-66
                                                                                                                                                                                                    15. Cover illustrations by Pablo Lobaton
                                                                                                                                                                                                  6. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                    September 24, 2008 Issue = 19 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                                                    1. The Case Against Sarah Palin by The Editors, pp. 1-4
                                                                                                                                                                                                    2. TRB: Capital Offense by Jonathan Chait, pp. 5-6
                                                                                                                                                                                                    3. The Mall by Michelle Cottle, pp. 7-8
                                                                                                                                                                                                    4. The working mothers' case against Sarah Palin by Katherine Marsh, pp. 9-10
                                                                                                                                                                                                    5. Cable news's tallest midgets by Greg Veis, pp. 11-12
                                                                                                                                                                                                    6. How neocons made liberals wary of idealism by David Greenberg, p. 13
                                                                                                                                                                                                    7. Obama versus McCain, the money map by Nate Silver, pp. 14-15
                                                                                                                                                                                                    8. Features by Fred Strebeigh, pp. 16-17
                                                                                                                                                                                                    9. Constitutional Biden by Jeffrey Rosen, pp. 18-21
                                                                                                                                                                                                    10. More Radical Than Bush by Jonathan Cohn, pp. 22-24
                                                                                                                                                                                                    11. A Man, a Plan, Afghanistan by Peter Bergen, pp. 25-28
                                                                                                                                                                                                    12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Films: Settings by Stanley Kauffmann, p. 29 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Pool (2007 Film) by Chris Smith
                                                                                                                                                                                                      2. August Evening (2008 Film) by Chris Eska
                                                                                                                                                                                                    13. Art: Philosophical Furnishings by Jed Perl, pp. 30-33
                                                                                                                                                                                                    14. Ecstatic by Lawrence Raab, p. 34
                                                                                                                                                                                                    15. The Problematic Pages by Leon Aron, pp. 35-40
                                                                                                                                                                                                    16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                      The Duty to Rescue by Michael Ignatieff, pp. 41-42 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Freedom's Battle by Gary J. Bass
                                                                                                                                                                                                    17. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Found and Lost by Ingrid D. Rowland, pp. 43-47 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Who Owns Antiquity? by James Cuno
                                                                                                                                                                                                    18. Washington Diarist by Leon Wieseltier, pp. 48-50
                                                                                                                                                                                                    19. Cover photoillustration by Lou Beach
                                                                                                                                                                                                3. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Issues of Oct.-Dec. 2008 = 7 Issues, 140 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                                                  1. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                    October 8, 2008 Issue = 21 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                                                    1. Fighting Chance by The Editors, pp. 1-4
                                                                                                                                                                                                    2. TRB: Sarah Quaylin by Jonathan Chait, pp. 5-6
                                                                                                                                                                                                    3. The Mall by Eve Fairbanks, pp. 7-9
                                                                                                                                                                                                    4. The truth about John McCain and those DHL workers by Jason Zengerle, pp. 10-11
                                                                                                                                                                                                    5. Enough with small-town triumphalism by Jennifer Bradley and Bruce Katz, pp. 12-13
                                                                                                                                                                                                    6. The Rosenberg bombshell by Martin Peretz, pp. 14-16
                                                                                                                                                                                                    7. How Ohio will be won by Nate Silver, p. 17
                                                                                                                                                                                                    8. Liar's Power by Jonathan Chait, pp. 18-19
                                                                                                                                                                                                    9. Visible Hands by Irwin Stelzer, pp. 20-23
                                                                                                                                                                                                    10. Free Traitors by Christopher Hayes, pp. 24-26
                                                                                                                                                                                                    11. Monsters' Ball by Joshua Kurlantzick, pp. 27-32
                                                                                                                                                                                                    12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Films: Matters of Belief by Stanley Kauffmann, p. 33 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Vicky Cristina Barcelona (2008 Film) by Woody Allen
                                                                                                                                                                                                      2. Un Secret (2008 Film) by Claude Miller
                                                                                                                                                                                                    13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                      God is in the House by Ruth Franklin, pp. 34-37 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Home by Marilynne Robinson
                                                                                                                                                                                                    14. On the Hills of Georgia by Alexander Pushkin, p. 38
                                                                                                                                                                                                    15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Skin Deep by Sherwin B. Nuland, pp. 39-40 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Making the Cut by Anthony Elliott
                                                                                                                                                                                                    16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Sing for Me, Muse, the Mania by Christopher Benfey, pp. 41-45 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Words in Air by Thomas Travisano, Saskia Hamilton, and Elizabeth Bishop, ...
                                                                                                                                                                                                    17. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Gonzo Sociology by Alan Wolfe, pp. 46-51 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Politics of Truth by John H. Summers and C. Wright Mills
                                                                                                                                                                                                    18. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Love Tomorrow by Francesca Mari, pp. 52-53 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Love Today by Maxim Biller
                                                                                                                                                                                                    19. Kol Nidre by Alicia Ostriker, pp. 54-55
                                                                                                                                                                                                    20. Washington Diarist by Leon Wieseltier, pp. 56-58
                                                                                                                                                                                                    21. Cover illustration by Nancy Stahl
                                                                                                                                                                                                  2. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                    October 22, 2008 Issue = 19 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                                                    1. Bankrupt by The Editors, pp. 1-4
                                                                                                                                                                                                    2. TRB: End of an Error by Jonathan Chait, pp. 5-6
                                                                                                                                                                                                    3. The Mall by Joshua Kurlantzick, p. 7
                                                                                                                                                                                                    4. President Obama, ignore this bailout by Jonathan Cohn, pp. 8-9
                                                                                                                                                                                                    5. Sarah Palin's toxic paradise by Sheila Kaplan and Marilyn Berlin Snell, pp. 10-11
                                                                                                                                                                                                    6. Obama's Latino opportunity by Nate Silver, pp. 12-13
                                                                                                                                                                                                    7. Death Defying by John B. Judis, pp. 14-16
                                                                                                                                                                                                    8. Barracuda by Noam Scheiber, pp. 17-21
                                                                                                                                                                                                    9. Invisible Man by David Samuels, pp. 22-27
                                                                                                                                                                                                    10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Films: Triad and Tumult by Stanley Kauffmann, p. 28 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Ballast (2008 Film) by Lance Hammer
                                                                                                                                                                                                      2. Elite Squad (2007 Film) by Jose Padilha
                                                                                                                                                                                                    11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Music: Get Back by David Hajdu, p. 29 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. John Lennon: The Life by Philip Norman
                                                                                                                                                                                                    12. Follow by Matthew Gavin Frank, pp. 30-31
                                                                                                                                                                                                    13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                      The Fatal Handjob by James Wolcott, pp. 32-34 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Indignation by Philip Roth
                                                                                                                                                                                                    14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                      American Unions by Gordon S. Wood, pp. 35-38 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Hemingses of Monticello by Annette Gordon-Reed
                                                                                                                                                                                                    15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Misery and Company by Cass R. Sunstein, pp. 39-41 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Leaderless Jihad by Marc Sageman
                                                                                                                                                                                                    16. Autobiography---As a Vase by Leslie Harrison, pp. 42-43
                                                                                                                                                                                                    17. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Victory and Sorrow by David N. Myers, pp. 44-47 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Khirbet Khizeh by S. Yizhar
                                                                                                                                                                                                    18. Washington Diarist by Leon Wieseltier, pp. 48-50
                                                                                                                                                                                                    19. Cover illustration by Zach Trenholm
                                                                                                                                                                                                  3. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                    November 5, 2008 Issue = 18 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                                                    1. Obama for President by The Editors, p. 1
                                                                                                                                                                                                    2. TRB: The Nixon-Obama Debates by Jonathan Chait, pp. 2-4
                                                                                                                                                                                                    3. The Mall by Steven R. Weisman, p. 5
                                                                                                                                                                                                    4. Wingnut blowback in reddest America by Eve Fairbanks, pp. 6-7
                                                                                                                                                                                                    5. Chris Shays, barracuda chum by Suzy Khimm, pp. 8-11
                                                                                                                                                                                                    6. How soldiers really vote by Jason Dempsey, pp. 12-13
                                                                                                                                                                                                    7. A moneyman's lament by Michael E. Lewitt, p. 14
                                                                                                                                                                                                    8. Foreclosing the polls by Nate Silver, pp. 14-15
                                                                                                                                                                                                    9. The Message Keeper by Jason Zengerle, pp. 16-18
                                                                                                                                                                                                    10. McJustice by Jeffrey Rosen, pp. 19-21
                                                                                                                                                                                                    11. Survey Says... by Michael Crowley, pp. 22-27
                                                                                                                                                                                                    12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Films: Departure, Arrivals by Stanley Kauffmann, pp. 28-29 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Stranded: I'Ve Come from a Plane That Crashed on the Mountains (2007 Film) by Gonzalo Arijon
                                                                                                                                                                                                      2. Let the Right One Ine (2008 Film) by Tomas Alfredson
                                                                                                                                                                                                    13. Art: Half Tame by Jed Perl, pp. 30-33
                                                                                                                                                                                                    14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                      The Morning or the Night by Peter N. Miller, pp. 34-38 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Giordano Bruno: Philosopher/Heretic by Ingrid D. Rowland
                                                                                                                                                                                                    15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Choosing Life by David Nirenberg, pp. 39-41 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Memoirs by Hans Jonas and Christian Wiese
                                                                                                                                                                                                      2. The Life and Thought of Hans Jonas by Christian Wiese
                                                                                                                                                                                                    16. July 20, 1969 by Karl Kirchwey, pp. 42-43
                                                                                                                                                                                                    17. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Oblivion City by Helen Vendler, pp. 44-47 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Ashes for Breakfast by Durs Grunbein
                                                                                                                                                                                                    18. Washington Diarist by Leon Wieseltier, pp. 48-50
                                                                                                                                                                                                  4. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                    November 19, 2008 Issue = 20 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                                                    1. Go For It by The Editors, p. 1
                                                                                                                                                                                                    2. TRB: Slow Learners by Jonathan Chait, pp. 2-4
                                                                                                                                                                                                    3. The Mall by Alan Wolfe, pp. 5-7
                                                                                                                                                                                                    4. The Democrats' secret health care plan by Jonathan Cohn, pp. 8-9
                                                                                                                                                                                                    5. The Minutemen turn on each other by Zvika Krieger, p. 10
                                                                                                                                                                                                    6. Russian aggression and the genocide excuse by James P. Rubin, pp. 11-13
                                                                                                                                                                                                    7. The O-List, pp. 14-19
                                                                                                                                                                                                    8. America the Liberal by John B. Judis, pp. 20-22
                                                                                                                                                                                                    9. Obama's Choice by Noam Scheiber, pp. 23-25
                                                                                                                                                                                                    10. The Shadow President by Michael Crowley, pp. 26-27
                                                                                                                                                                                                    11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Films: Finding Out by Stanley Kauffmann, pp. 28-29 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. One Day You'll Understand (2008 Film) by Amos Gitai
                                                                                                                                                                                                      2. Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father (2008 Film) by Kurt Kuenne
                                                                                                                                                                                                    12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                      The Imperial Vice Presidency by Sam Tanenhaus, pp. 30-31 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Angler by Barton Gellman
                                                                                                                                                                                                    13. The Revolt by Stephen Dunn, pp. 32-33
                                                                                                                                                                                                    14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                      The Discovery of Pride by Steven Hahn, pp. 34-38 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Negro with a Hat by Colin Grant
                                                                                                                                                                                                    15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Welcome to the Party by Paul Starr, pp. 39-41 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. On the Side of the Angels by Nancy L. Rosenblum
                                                                                                                                                                                                    16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Paste and Future by Jenna Weissman Joselit, pp. 42-43 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Scrapbooks: An American History by Jessica Helfand
                                                                                                                                                                                                    17. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                      The Lonely Workman by Alexander Nemser, pp. 44-46 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Descartes' Loneliness by Allen R. Grossman
                                                                                                                                                                                                    18. Song: Infernal by Sam Taylor, p. 47
                                                                                                                                                                                                    19. Washington Diarist by Leon Wieseltier, pp. 48-50
                                                                                                                                                                                                    20. Cover photograph by Brooks Kraft
                                                                                                                                                                                                  5. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                                                    December 3, 2008 Issue = 20 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                                                    1. Two Presidents at a Time by The Editors, p. 1
                                                                                                                                                                                                    2. TRB: Defining Barack Down by Jonathan Chait, pp. 2-4
                                                                                                                                                                                                    3. The Mall by Noam Scheiber, pp. 5-7
                                                                                                                                                                                                    4. Obama's secret plan to muzzle talk ratio. Very, very secret by Marin Cogan, pp. 8-9
                                                                                                                                                                                                    5. We have an indecency problem. Really by Jeffrey Rosen, p. 10
                                                                                                                                                                                                    6. The recession's here. Let's tax carbon! by Bradford Plumer, pp. 11-12
                                                                                                                                                                                                    7. Obama, The New Republic, and the presents we've loved by Martin Peretz, pp. 13-15
                                                                                                                                                                                                    8. Panin in Detroit by Jonathan Cohn, pp. 16-18
                                                                                                                                                                                                    9. Debt Man Walking by John B. Judis, pp. 19-22
                                                                                                                                                                                                    10. Bailout by Michelle Cottle, pp. 23-27
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                                                                                                                                                                                                      Films: Presidents and Others by Stanley Kauffmann, pp. 28-29 - 2 Reviews
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                                                                                                                                                                                                    20. Cover by Joseph Heroun
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                                                                                                                                                                                                    1. Dynamic Duo by The Editors, p. 1
                                                                                                                                                                                                    2. TRB: Summers of Our Content by Jonathan Chait, pp. 2-4
                                                                                                                                                                                                    3. The Mall by Dave Jamieson, pp. 5-6
                                                                                                                                                                                                    4. The roots of jihad in India by Philip Jenkins, pp. 7-8
                                                                                                                                                                                                    5. Don't hold your breath waiting for withdrawal from Iraq by Eli Lake, pp. 9-10
                                                                                                                                                                                                    6. Obama's union-loving education guru by Seyward Darby, p. 11
                                                                                                                                                                                                    7. How peddlers of sleaze became fonts expertises by Suzy Khimm, pp. 12-13
                                                                                                                                                                                                    8. Netanyahu: not so good for the Jews, either by Shmuel Rosner, pp. 14-15
                                                                                                                                                                                                    9. Status Woe by Michelle Cottle, pp. 16-17
                                                                                                                                                                                                    10. Obama vs. Osama by Michael Crowley, pp. 18-21
                                                                                                                                                                                                    11. Man-Made Disaster by Jeffrey Rosen, pp. 22-25
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                                                                                                                                                                                                      Films: Taking Risks by Stanley Kauffmann, p. 26 - 2 Reviews
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                                                                                                                                                                                                    21. Cover illustration by Anastasia Vasilakis
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                                                                                                                                                                                                    1. 'The Worst Place' by The Editors, p. 1
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                                                                                                                                                                                                    3. The Mall by Michelle Cottle, p. 5
                                                                                                                                                                                                    4. Who is Jim Jones? by Michael Crowley, pp. 6-8
                                                                                                                                                                                                    5. How the new president can boost high culture by Jed Perl, p. 9
                                                                                                                                                                                                    6. Medicine is the best stimulus by Jacob S. Hacker, pp. 10-11
                                                                                                                                                                                                    7. Learning from FDR's mistakes by Alan Brinkley, pp. 12-13
                                                                                                                                                                                                    8. Auto Destruct by Jonathan Cohn, pp. 14-17
                                                                                                                                                                                                    9. Children of the Revolution by Eve Fairbanks, pp. 18-20
                                                                                                                                                                                                    10. Going Under by Jason Zengerle, pp. 21-25
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