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    • Episode 55: Final Notes on the 2016 Election

    • By: David Remnick, Michael Friedman, Lisa Lampanelli, and others
    • Length: 55 mins
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    In this episode, the election is adapted into a screenplay that needs significant revisions to make it more believable....

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    • Episode 76: Terrific, Tremendous New Health Plans, and Lynn Nottage on Her Play 'Sweat'

    • By: David Remnick, Cirocco Dunlap, Lynn Nottage, and others
    • Length: 55 mins
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    The playwright Lynn Nottage and the director Kate Whoriskey talk about the factory town that inspired Sweat, Nottage’s new play about the economic recession in the Rust Belt. Actress Jessica Lange tells Hilton Als about her acting début in King Kong and her latest role, Joan Crawford, in Feud. Plus, some new ideas (fictional, fortunately) that will revolutionize health coverage.

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    • The New Yorker, February 12th and 19th 2018: Part 1 (Joshua Rothman, Jill Lepore, Jia Tolentino)

    • By: Joshua Rothman, Jill Lepore, Jia Tolentino
    • Narrated by: Jamie Rennel
    • Length: 2 hrs and 15 mins
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    In this issue: State of the Resistance by Jelani Cobb: Trump's opposition understand themselves not simply as defenders of particular policy positions but as stalwarts of democracy; Safer Spaces by Jia Tolentino: Could small changes in campus life reduce the risk of sexual assault; Jambusters by Joshua Rothman: Who you gonna call; It's Still Alive by Jill Lepore: Two hundred years of "Frankenstein;" After the Fall by Adam Gopnik: Drawing the right lessons from the decline in violent crime.

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    • Episode 46: Gary Johnson, Angel Olsen, and a Bee Stylist

    • By: David Remnick, Gary Johnson, Angel Olsen, and others
    • Length: 55 mins
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    Gary Johnson, the Libertarian Presidential candidate, was once a staunch advocate for legalizing marijuana. The former New Mexico governor joins David Remnick in a discussion about his new pot-free life...

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    • The New Yorker, May 30th 2016 (Nathan Heller, Jane Mayer, Joshua Rothman)

    • By: Nathan Heller, Jane Mayer, Joshua Rothman
    • Narrated by: Todd Mundt
    • Length: 2 hrs and 15 mins
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    In this issue: "Opening Doors" by Jelani Cobb; "The Big Uneasy" by Nathan Heller; "Sting of Myself" by Jane Mayer; "The Metamorphosis" by Joshua Rothman; "Descendants" by Laura Miller.

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