In this issue:
THE FINANCIAL PAGE
"A Call to Action", by James Surowiecki: Should sports gambling be legal.
THE TALK OF THE TOWN
"After A-jad", by Nicholas Schmidle: An Iranian Presidential candidate visits New York.
"Going to Eleven", by Nick Paumgarten: Buying a piece of music history.
A REPORTER AT LARGE
"A Loaded Gun", by Patrick Radden Keefe: A mass shooting, and a haunted past.
THE CURRENT CINEMA
"David Denby", by The Last Picture Show: Is Steven Soderbergh really retiring?
Also, listen to audio from The New Yorker Festival readings and panel discussions, recorded live in New York City.