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  1. the early-evening news
    More On-Set Drama for David O. RussellPlus: ‘The New Yorker’ finally explains ‘American Idol’!
  2. the best part
    What’s the Best Part of the Epic George Clooney Profile in ‘The New Yorker’?Well, we’ve been reading since yesterday morning, and we’ve got a bunch of ‘em!
  3. ranters and ravers
    Joan Acocella Reviews ‘Dancing With the Stars’?The most prominent dance critic in America is reviewing a TV show that features a dancing Monica Seles.
  4. the take
    Snootometer Update: Gary Tinterow Makes His Move!The New Yorker fingers a Met curator as Philippe’s heir.
  5. the early-evening news
    The Rolling Stones Are the Anti-RadioheadPlus: Sundance begins!
  6. blurb patrol
    ‘The Diving Bell and the Butterfly’ Gets the Blurbiest Blurb That Ever BlurbedDid David Denby really say that?
  7. the take
    ‘The New Yorker’ Publishes Raymond Carver’s Original; Is It Better Than Gordon Lish’s Edit?The differences are stark; Lish’s published version is 4,800 words, or about half as long as Carver’s, for example.
  8. apropos of nothing
    Arcade Fire Respond to Sasha Frere-Jones, Offer Further Proof of Their WhitenessIn a recent New Yorker piece, Frere-Jones says Arcade Fire are really, really white. Now he has proof!
  9. the take
    David Simon Deification: A Season-by-Season HistoryWhat can we learn from Margaret Talbot’s 11,000 words in The New Yorker?
  10. last night's gig
    ‘New Yorker’ Fiction Pages Ripped at Moore-Eugenides TalkThe New Yorker’s allotment this year of a one-word theme for each of its writers’ panels seemed a little arbitrary Saturday night.
  11. last night's gig
    Caped Fanboy Battles Surprise Villain at Superheroes PanelThe New Yorker fest’s superheroes panel recalled the crossover spectaculars from comic books.
  12. last night's gig
    Judd Apatow and Seth Rogen Cap Hilarious, Irreverent ‘New Yorker’ FestThe appearance of Judd Apatow and Seth Rogen was the New Yorker’s final event, the title bout, the sold-out feature presentation, a fact that Rogen and Apatow, somewhat justifiably, found hilarious.
  13. the take
    Philip Roth’s Q&A in ‘The New Yorker’ Is As Spontaneous and Revealing As a Book-Club GuidePhilip Roth doesn’t (con)descend from his perch in the pantheon to talk to just any old magazine hack.
  14. apropos of nothing
    New Poetry Editor at ‘The New Yorker’ Still Hates Your PoetryPaul Muldoon replaces Alice Quinn.
  15. the early-evening news
    Led Zep Not Ded Yet?Plus Klaxons, Kevin Costner, and the New Yorker Festival.
  16. beef
    ‘New Yorker’ Hire Hates Our Way of Life?“I think he just doesn’t get America,” says Lindsay Waters, an editor at Harvard University Press, of James Wood.
  17. the weekend read
    ‘In a Life Filled With Mistakes, This Is One I Don’t Need’
  18. apropos of nothing
    ‘New Yorker’ Music Critic Passes the Hat
  19. the best part
    ‘Frost/Nixon’ Writer Peter Morgan: ‘Big Baby’
  20. the take
    David Sedaris’s Wit Surgically Removed by ‘New Yorker’ Fact-Checkers?