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The New Yorker, January 4, 2010 (Nick Paumgarten, Adam Gopnik, Rebecca Mead) Periodical

The New Yorker, January 4, 2010 (Nick Paumgarten, Adam Gopnik, Rebecca Mead)

"What Do You Call It?", by Rebecca Mead; "Airplane 3", by Marshall Heyman; "Cape Crusader", by Lizzie Widdicombe; "Food Fighter" by Nick Paumgarten; "Van Gogh's Ear", by Adam Gopnik; and "Going Native", by David Denby.
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Publisher's Summary

In this issue:

COMMENT
"What Do You Call It?", by Rebecca Mead: The first decade of the twenty-first century.

THE TALK OF THE TOWN
"Airplane 3", by Marshall Heyman: The comedy troupe Second City reunites.
"Cape Crusader", by Lizzie Widdicombe: One of the world's most respected matador tailors.

PROFILES
"Food Fighter" by Nick Paumgarten: John Mackey, co-founder and chief executive of Whole Foods Market.

A CRITIC AT LARGE
"Van Gogh's Ear", by Adam Gopnik: The Christmas Eve that changed modern art.

THE CURRENT CINEMA
"Going Native", by David Denby: Reviews of Avatar and Sherlock Holmes.

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