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Publisher's Summary

There are seven articles in part one of the August 7 and 14, 2006 double issue:COMMENT
"The 'IC' Factor " by Hendrik Hertzberg: Are George W. Bush and conservatives forgetting something when they challenge the "Democrat" party? TALK OF THE TOWN

"Home Alone at MOMA" by Lauren Collins: An after hours party for the younger-set.

"Hit and Run" by Nick Paumgarten: A man was killed by a bus nearly five years ago. End of story? LETTER FROM BERUIT
"The Battle for Lebanon" by Jon Lee Anderson: Has Israel's assault weakened Hezbollah - or made it stronger? SHOUTS & MURMURS
"The Bush Quiz" by Paul Slansky: The twentieth hundred days of the Bush administration. A CRITIC AT LARGE
"Late Works" by John Updike: Reviewing the twilight works of writers.THE CURRENT CINEMA
"What If" by Anthony Lane: Helena Bonham Carter can't connect in Conversations with Other Women and one man plays the most dangerous game in 13 Tzameti.
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