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In this issue:

COMMENT
"Southern Honeymoon", by Amy Davidson: Gay marriage and the South.

THE TALK OF THE TOWN
"Seven Minutes", by Nick Paumgarten: A myriad of activities that can be done in seven minutes.
"Heavy Petting", by Larissa MacFarquhar: The Center for Sex Education's National Sex Ed Conference.

ANNALS OF MEDIA
"The Virologist", by Andrew Marantz: A young entrepreneur built an empire by repackaging memes.

REFLECTIONS
"Leviathan", by David Sedaris: Different ways to have fun at the beach.

A CRITIC AT LARGE
"Small Differences", by Louis Menand: How Emily Brontë met Mickey Spillane.

ON TELEVISION
"Button-Pusher", by Emily Nussbaum: A review of Black Mirror.

THE CURRENT CINEMA
"Good Fights", by Anthony Lane: Reviews of Two Days, One Night and Leviathan.

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