• The New Yorker, November 3rd, 2008 (Margaret Talbot, Alexander Stille, Tom Bissell)

  • By: The New Yorker
  • Narrated by: Todd Mundt
  • Length: 2 hrs and 2 mins
  • Release date: 10-29-08
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: The New Yorker

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In this issue:

COMMENT
"Like, Socialism", by Hendrik Hertzberg: The Republicans latest accusations.

DEPT. OF DISPUTATION
"Red Sex, Blue Sex", by Margaret Talbot: Do evangelicals practice what they preach?

LETTER FROM ROME
"Girls! Girls! Girls!", by Alexander Stille: Berlusconi's latest scandal.

ANNALS OF TECHNOLOGY
"The Grammar of Fun", by Tom Bissell: The art of video-game design.

BOOKS
"Dreamy Wilderness", by John Updike: Toni Morrison's A Mercy.

THE CURRENT CINEMA
"Let's Put on a Show", by Anthony Lane: Reviews of Synecdoche, New York and High School Musical 3.

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