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    • Being Wrong

    • Adventures in the Margin of Error
    • By: Kathryn Schulz
    • Narrated by: Mia Barron
    • Length: 14 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 348
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 256
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 257

    To err is human. Yet most of us go through life assuming (and sometimes insisting) that we are right about nearly everything, from the origins of the universe to how to load the dishwasher. If being wrong is so natural, why are we all so bad at imagining that our beliefs could be mistaken, and why do we react to our errors with surprise, denial, defensiveness, and shame?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A good read

    • By Mike Kircher on 10-06-10

    Regular price: $31.93

    • The New Yorker, June 6th & 13th 2016: Part 1 (Kathryn Schulz, Ben Lerner, Langston Hughes)

    • By: Kathryn Schulz, Ben Lerner, Langston Hughes
    • Narrated by: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall
    • Length: 2 hrs and 5 mins
    • Highlights
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 3
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      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 2

    In this issue: "Bill Problems" by Amy Davidson; "Citizen Khan" by Kathryn Schulz; "The Polish Rider" by Ben Lerner; "Seven People Dancing" by Langston Hughes; "Uninhabited" by Kevin Young; "Surrendering" by Ocean Vuong; and "Making the Cut" by James Wood.

    Regular price: $5.95

    • The New Yorker, July 20th 2015 (Dexter Filkins, Kathryn Schulz, Lawrence Wright)

    • By: Dexter Filkins, Kathryn Schulz, Lawrence Wright
    • Narrated by: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall
    • Length: 2 hrs and 8 mins
    • Highlights
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 2
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      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 2

    In this issue: "Homage to Zenobia", by Lawrence Wright; "Room with a Boo", by Reeves Wiedeman; "Death of a Prosecutor", by Dexter Filkins; "The Really Big One", by Kathryn Schulz; and "Cold Cases", by Anthony Lane.

    Regular price: $5.95

    • The New Yorker, January 29th 2018 (Kathryn Schulz, Nick Paumgarten, Peter Schjeldahl)

    • By: Kathryn Schulz, Nick Paumgarten, Peter Schjeldahl
    • Narrated by: Jamie Rennel
    • Length: 2 hrs and 1 min
    • Highlights
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    In this issue: "Trump in the World" by Amy Davidson Sorkin: How can someone so “America first” attend an event so globally minded; "Getting a Shot" by Nick Paumgarten: A movie made in a prison captures inmates’ hope and despair; "Remainders" by Kathryn Schulz: A brilliant début launched the career of a singular talent. How did he get lost; "All American" by Peter Schjeldahl: Questions of identity at the National Museum of the American Indian; "Fighting to Be Heard" by Anthony Lane.

    Regular price: $5.95

    • The New Yorker, November 6th 2017 (Luke Mogelson, Nicola Twilley, Kathryn Schulz)

    • By: Luke Mogelson, Nicola Twilley, Kathryn Schulz
    • Narrated by: Jamie Renell
    • Length: 2 hrs and 11 mins
    • Highlights
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1
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      5 out of 5 stars 1
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      5 out of 5 stars 1

    In this issue: "The Silent Majority" by Amy Davidson Sorkin: Jeff Flake and the G.O.P.'s complicity problem. "Fantastic Beasts and How to Rank Them" by Kathryn Schulz: The relative plausibility of impossible beings tells you a lot about how the mind works. "The Exercise Pill" by Nicola Twilley: A drug to give you a workout's benefits without the sweat. "Dark Victory" by Luke Mogelson: Kurdish revolutionaries helped the U.S. expel ISIS from Raqqa. Will we soon abandon them?

    Regular price: $5.95

    • The New Yorker, January 25th 2016 (Jane Mayer, D. T. Max, Kathryn Schulz)

    • By: Jane Mayer, D. T. Max, Kathryn Schulz
    • Narrated by: Todd Mundt
    • Length: 2 hrs and 12 mins
    • Highlights
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
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      5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3

    In this issue: "Radical Measures", by Amy Davidson; "New Koch", by Jane Mayer; "One Small Step", by D. T. Max; and "Dead Certainty", by Kathryn Schulz.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Great magazine, but Audible's format is annoying

    • By Elliott on 01-21-16

    Regular price: $5.95

    • The New Yorker, March 12th 2018 (Kathryn Schulz, Adam Gopnik, Margaret Talbot)

    • By: Kathryn Schulz, Adam Gopnik, Margaret Talbot
    • Narrated by: Jamie Rennel
    • Length: 2 hrs
    • Highlights
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      4 out of 5 stars 5
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      4 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 4

    In this issue: "Gun Shots" by Margaret Talbot: The gun-control debate after Parkland; "Home Invasion" by Kathryn Schulz: Infiltrating residences and decimating crops, the stinkbug keeps spreading; "Night Music" by Adam Gopnik: What Andrew Lloyd Webber did to musical theatre; "Hellzapoppin'" by Hilton Als: Jerry Springer: The Opera and Black Light take on turbulent times; "Return of the Native" by Peter Schjeldahl: A Grant Wood retrospective at the Whitney.

    Regular price: $5.95

    • The New Yorker, May 18, 2015 (Amy Davidson, Kathryn Schulz, John Colapinto)

    • By: Amy Davidson, Kathryn Schulz, John Colapinto
    • Narrated by: Todd Mundt
    • Length: 2 hrs and 25 mins
    • Highlights
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      5 out of 5 stars 2
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      5 out of 5 stars 2
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      5 out of 5 stars 2

    "Unclear Dangers", by Amy Davidson; "Outside In", by Kathryn Schulz; "Lighting the Brain", by John Colapinto; "Mirror Stage", by Malcolm Gladwell; "Anatomy of Error", by Joshua Rothman; "Distant Emotions", by Anthony Lane.

    Regular price: $5.95

    • The New Yorker, November 23rd 2015 (Adrian Chen, Kathryn Schulz, John Cassidy)

    • By: Adrian Chen, Kathryn Schulz, John Cassidy
    • Narrated by: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall
    • Length: 2 hrs and 10 mins
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    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 2
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      5 out of 5 stars 1
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      5 out of 5 stars 1

    In this issue: "Still Standing", by George Packer; "Unfollow", by Adrian Chen; "Writers in the Storm", by Kathryn Schulz; "Printing Money", by John Cassidy; and "Secret Lives", by Anthony Lane.

    Regular price: $5.95

    • The New Yorker, February 13 & 20: Part Two (Dana Goodyear, Kathryn Schulz, Nick Paumgarten)

    • By: Dana Goodyear, Kathryn Schulz, Nick Paumgarten
    • Narrated by: Todd Mundt
    • Length: 2 hrs and 4 mins
    • Highlights
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3

    "Valley Cats" by Dana Goodyear, "Losing Streak" by Kathryn Schulz, "All Aboard" by Nick Paumgarten.

    Regular price: $5.95