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May 29, 1995 Issue - 19 Articles
- Comment: N.R.A., G.O.P., R.I.P.
Sean Wilentz, pp. 6-7
What George Bush finally realized, a little too late
- In the Mail, pp. 8-11
- Goings On About Town, pp. 12-30
- The Talk of the Town, pp. 31-35
The Blacktop Softball League; a smokin' Biennial; fifteen more minutes for the woman wh...
- Dept. of Disputation: The Ultimate Block Grant
Michael Kinsley, pp. 36-40
Liberals and conservatives are fighting over welfare. Maybe it's time to reconsider a p...
- Our Local Correspondents: The Political Supermarket
James Traub, pp. 41-44
When a grocery chain offered to open a branch in East Harlem, the politicians went on a...
- City Perils: The Fifty-Name-Story Crisis
Joe Morgenstern, pp. 45-47
Citicorp Center's top engineer faced his worst nightmare: the realization that his skys...
- "Woman Police Officer in Elevator"
James Lasdun, pp. 48-53
- A Reporter at Large: State Secrets
Calvin Trillin, pp. 54-63
Throughout the civil-rights era, the Mississippi State Sovereignty Commission spied on ...
- A Night on the Town: Serious Style
Robert Risko and Hilton Als, pp. 64-67
The fashion world gives its best to fight AIDS
- Fiction: "Deep River"
Richard Ford, pp. 68-69
- "Horned Poppy"
Vicki Feaver, pp. 70-83
[+] Rhyme and Unreason (Review)
Anthony Lane, pp. 84-88
Edward Lear, by Peter Levi
- Edward Lear by Peter Levi
[+] Box Me, Daddy, Eight to the Bar Code (Review)
John Updike, p. 89
The Total Package, by Thomas Hine
- The Total Package by Thomas Hine
- "Some Last Words"
Mark Strand, p. 90
[+] The Current Cinema (2 Reviews)
Terrence Rafferty, pp. 91-93
- Die Hard with a Vengeance (1995 Film) by John McTiernan
- A Little Princess (1995 Film) by Alfonso Cuaron
- Musical Events
Paul Griffiths, pp. 94-95
A new opera from John Adams
- Shouts & Murmers
Ian Frazier, pp. 96-98
Your Face or Mine
- Cover: Le Dejeuner sur l'Herrbe