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In this issue:

COMMENT
"Foreign Story", by Rebecca Mead: The Amanda Knox syndrome.

THE TALK OF THE TOWN
"Magic Lantern", by Emma Allen: Reed Krakoff helps design a lamp for charity.
"Honest Honus", by Reeves Wiedeman: The most valuable baseball card in existence.

THE SPORTING SCENE
"Oddball", by Ben McGrath: The education of R. A. Dickey.

OUR FAR-FLUNG CORRESPONDENTS
"The El Dorado Machine", by Douglas Preston: Lost cities of the pre-Columbian rain forest.

THE CURRENT CINEMA
"Battle Weary", by Anthony Lane: Reviews of Iron Man 3 and Something in the Air.

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