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Why Won’t Morsi Back Down? Read His Resume
November 30, 2012

The Egyptian president's C.V. explains his recent actions.

Please, Herr Krugman, May I Have Another?
How America’s favorite liberal stokes German masochism
November 28, 2012

Krugman loves to insult the Germans, and they love to be insulted by him.

Blame Paul Ryan for Your Son’s Workout Addiction
November 19, 2012

It's just not the "Jersey Shore" guys who are promoting the body-conscious complex in our boys. It's our politicians, too!

The False Promise of Kickstarter
November 16, 2012

The showcase for the new economy turns out to be a pretty good argument for the old economy.

Assume Joke Dead
November 16, 2012

We Are All Andy Borowitz Now.

Bach’s Music, Back Then and Right Now
November 15, 2012

Am inquiry into Bach’s ongoing star quality and his endless DNA-like capacity for mutation and adaptation.

Worthwhile Canadian Coolness
November 09, 2012

Canada, long considered the U.S.'s boring, denim-wearing neighbor, has become America's leading purveyor of cool.

Nate Silver Is a One-Man Traffic Machine for the Times
November 06, 2012

Nate Silver's FiveThirtyEight is drawing massive traffic to the New York Times. And he's not even a Timesman!

On Newsweek's Historical Legacy
November 04, 2012

The story Newsweek's demise is not just a story about Tina Brown. A 20th century historian explains why the magazine itself was so significant.