In this issue:
"Open Secrets", by Hendrik Hertzberg: The problems that plague the intelligence community.
ANNALS OF MEDICINE
"Letting Go", by Atul Gawande: What should medicine do when it can’t save your life?
LETTER FROM MOSCOW
"Stuck", by Keith Gessen: Moscow's struggle with chronic congestion.
SHOUTS & MURMURS
"Postmadern Men", by Teddy Wayne: Mad Men in the post internet age.
THE CURRENT CINEMA
"Spy Vs. Spy", by David Denby: A review of Salt and Farewell.
Also, listen to audio from The New Yorker Festival readings and panel discussions, recorded live in New York City.