"Overtaxed", by Steve Coll: The final debate between Barack Obama and John McCain.
THE POLITICAL SCENE
"The Insiders", by Jane Mayer: Sarah Palin's elite Washington friends.
THE CAMPAIGN TRAIL
"The Third Man", by Raffi Khatchadourian: Bob Barr's Libertarian run.
THE TALK OF THE TOWN
"Been There", by Jeffrey Toobin: Hank Greenberg surveys the wreckage at AIG.
"Dutch Masters", by Peter Schjeldahl: Holland's art-forger hero.
THE CURRENT CINEMA
"Troubled Sons", by David Denby: Reviews of W. and Changeling.
Also, listen to audio from The New Yorker Festival readings and panel discussions, recorded live in New York City.