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Publisher's Summary

This issue contains six articles:

COMMENT
"Watched Pot" by Hendrik Hertzberg: A Comment on the Supreme Court's recent decision on medical marijuana.

THE TALK OF THE TOWN
"Tyson's Corner" by David Remnick: Former heavyweight champion Mike Tyson's long, hard fall.

THE FINANCIAL PAGE
"Cops and Robbers" by James Surowiecki: The federal government's evolving efforts to root out business fraud.

ANNALS OF EDUCATION
"God and Country" by Hanna Rosin: A visit to Patrick Henry College, where young evangelical Christians are trained for careers in politics.

BOOKS
"Fat Man" by Louis Menand: The life of the "real" Dr. Strangelove, Herman Kahn.

THE CURRENT CINEMA
"Bewildered" by Anthony Lane: Reviews of Bewitched and Me and You and Everyone We Know - plus a rhyming critique of Yes.

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(P) and ©2005 The New Yorker

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