"Exhillaration" by Hendrik Hertzberg: The legacy of Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign.
THE POLITICAL SCENE
"One Angry Man" by Peter J. Boyer: Is MSNBC's Keith Olbermann changing TV news?
SHOUTS & MURMURS
"Antiheroes" by George Saunders: Non-superpowers for the Everyman.
ANNALS OF TECHNOLOGY
"Hello, HAL" by John Seabrook: The battle to make computers understand.
"She's Not Herself" by James Wood: Rivka Galchen's Atmospheric Disturbances, a first novel about marriage and madness.
THE CURRENT CINEMA:
"Bulges" by David Denby: Reviews of The Incredible Hulk and You Don't Mess with the Zohan.
Also, listen to audio from The New Yorker Festival readings and panel discussions, recorded live in New York City.