"Name That Tone" by Louis Menand: A new, anarchic ring tone, and what it says about our aging population.
THE FINANCIAL PAGE
"FIFA's Fiefdom" by James Surowiecki: How soccer's ruling body is tackled by its self-interests.
LETTER FROM SOUTH DAKOTA
"Reversing Roe" by Cynthia Gorney: Are mainstream right-to-life supporters ready for an abortion ban?
ANNALS OF COMMENCEMENT
"What I Learned" by David Sedaris: Musings of a Princeton alum's halcyon days on campus.
NOTES OF A GASTRONOME
"The Dessert Lab" by Bill Buford: A pastry chef's quest for the new.
"Fine Tuning" by Sasha Frere-Jones: Reassessing Radiohead.
THE CURRENT CINEMA
"Prisoners" by David Denby: Reviews of The Road to Guantanamo and Jack Black's latest, Nacho Libre.
Also, listen to audio from The New Yorker Festival readings and panel discussions, recorded live in New York City.