"Attack-Dog Days", by Hendrik Hertzberg: What Barack Obama is up against.
THE POLITICAL SCENE
"The Code of the West", by Ryan Lizza: What Colorado can teach the Democrats.
THE ANNALS OF RETAIL
"Stop, Thief!", by John Colapinto: Shoplifter beware.
"Max Factor in Hollywood", by John Updike: A review of the new biography.
THE CURRENT CINEMA
"Under Suspicion", by David Denby: Reviews of I Served the King of England and Traitor.
Also, listen to audio from The New Yorker Festival readings and panel discussions, recorded live in New York City.