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In this issue:

COMMENT
"Mandate with Destiny", by Hendrik Hertzberg: What Obama won.

THE FINANCIAL PAGE
"Disaster Economics", by James Surowiecki: Why the U.S. needs a Delta Plan.

ANNALS OF GASTRONOMY
"Toques from Underground", by Dana Goodyear: The toughest reservations in L. A.

PERSONAL HISTORY
"Sameer and the Samosas", by Daniyal Mueenuddin: Tempted by a treat.

BOOKS
"Life Lines", by Peter Schjeldahl: Deidre Blair’s Saul Steinberg.

THE CURRENT CINEMA
"Tough Times", by Anthony Lane: Reviews of Killing Them Softly and Rust and Bone.

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