In this issue:
"Satanic Reverses", by Hendrik Hertzberg: The Romney-Santorum showdown
THE TALK OF THE TOWN
"A New Max", by Reeves Wiedeman: Tucker Max’s next phase.
THE FINANCIAL PAGE
"Linjustice", by James Surowiecki: Jeremy Lin, Mitt Romney, and the advantage of good looks.
THE WORLD OF POWER
"Magic Mountain", by Nick Paumgarten: Among the great and the good at Davos.
ANNALS OF SCIENCE
"Kin and Kind", by Jonah Lehrer: Evolution and the problem of altruism.
THE CURRENT CINEMA
"Born Free", by David Denby: Reviews of This Is Not a Film , Wanderlust, and Safe House.
Also, listen to audio from The New Yorker Festival readings and panel discussions, recorded live in New York City.