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Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos introduces the Kindle Fire in 2011 in New York City.
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July 26, 2013 Also: A literary magazine's dating service; Neil Gaiman makes a video game; the virtues of Barnes & Noble.
The New Yorker's July 8 and 15th cover.
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June 28, 2013 Bert and Ernie — yes, Sesame Street's Muppets — have been thrust yet again into the gay marriage debate.
George Carlin in 1981. The comedian's seven dirty words made the list of best lists.
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December 27, 2012 If you put together a list of the 100 "best lists," what might you mention? The New Yorker suggests they include Carlin's seven dirty words, Van Halen's famous "no brown M&M's" contract rider, and the lineup for baseball's greatest team. Is there a list to be made of the lists that were missed?
March 12, 2012 Presidential speeches are often the rhetorical equivalent of the old and discredited medical practice of bleeding patients; not doing much good in most cases, definitely harmful in many others.
January 19, 2010 Awaiting Jon Lee Anderson's reporting from Haiti...
October 22, 2009 Alex Ross, the classical music critic for The New Yorker, has a new blog.
October 20, 2009 At The New Yorker Festival, Paul Simms reads some hilarious comedy writing.
September 17, 2009 Remembering Jody Powell, President Carter's press secretary.
September 11, 2008 Ariel Levy takes a look at Cindy McCain's nontraditional campaign.
July 15, 2008 Is the most-recent cover of The New Yorker good satire?
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May 19, 2008 Has the conservative movement come to a halt?
March 12, 2008 Do you believe in magic? (I hope you do).
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