In this issue:
"The People’s Choice", by Jeffrey Toobin: Roe v. Wade at forty.
THE TALK OF THE TOWN
"Puppies!", by Andrew Marantz: Filming Puppy Bowl IX.
A CRITIC AT LARGE
"The Force", by Jill Lepore: The battle over military spending.
A REPORTER AT LARGE
"Bones of Contention", by Paige Williams: Dinosaurs for sale.
THE CURRENT CINEMA
"Stiff Upper Lips", by David Denby: Reviews of 56 Up and The Impossible.
Also, listen to audio from The New Yorker Festival readings and panel discussions, recorded live in New York City.