"Floor War" by Hendrik Hertzberg: The war over the war in Congress.
TALK OF THE TOWN
"Waling" by Ben McGrath: One man's quest to really appreciate corduroy.
ANNALS OF NATIONAL SECURITY
"Up in the Air" by Seymour Hersh: Bush's intelligence and the coming air war.
SHOUTS & MURMURS
"Getting Started" by Bruce McCall: How to work your new handheld device.
LETTER FROM PENNSYLVANIA
"Darwin in the Dock" by Margaret Talbot: Intelligent design goes to school.
THE CURRENT CINEMA
"Company Men" by David Denby: A review of Syriana, starring George Clooney.