"Second Those Emotions", by Hendrik Hertzberg: On candid candidates and changing political emotions.
THE SPORTING LIFE
"The Egyptians", by Nick Paumgarten: Egyptian squash champs as house guests.
A REPORTER AT LARGE
"The Spymaster", by Lawrence Wright: The new director of National Intelligence has a controversial plan to tighten national security.
"Everybody Loves Jane", by Nancy Franklin: Jane Austen returns to PBS.
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