In this issue:
"The Thatcherist", by Hendrik Hertzberg: Margaret Thatcher’s mixed legacy.
THE FINANCIAL PAGE
"Stockmania", by James Surowiecki: David Stockman’s moment.
THE SPORTING SCENE
"The White Wall", by Ben McGrath: Following the Iditarod.
ONWARD AND UPWARD WITH THE ARTS
"Studio City", by Ian Johnson: Filming history in China’s Hollywood.
THE CURRENT CINEMA
"Artful Dodgers", by David Denby: A review of 42.
Also, listen to audio from The New Yorker Festival readings and panel discussions, recorded live in New York City.