THE FINANCIAL PAGE
"Caveat Mortgagor", by James Surowiecki: How much good will Obama's Consumer Financial Protection Agency do?
A REPORTER AT LARGE
"The Kill Company", by Raffi Khatchadourian: Behind a war crime Iraq.
THE TALK OF THE TOWN
"Track School", by Lauren Collins:Pelham 1 2 3 stars work the rails.
"Stain Gang", by Lizzie Widdicomb: A party for a celebrity dry cleaner.
SHOUTS & MURMURS
"Private Thomas", by Yonni Brenner.
Also, listen to audio from The New Yorker Festival readings and panel discussions, recorded live in New York City.