In this issue: THE TALK OF THE TOWN "Tee Time", by Emma Allen: A billionaire businessman visits one of his clothing stores. URBAN CHRONICLES "The Crooked Ladder", by Malcolm Gladwell: The criminal’s guide to upward mobility. PROFILES "Paper Palaces", by Dana Goodyear: The architect of the dispossessed meets the one per cent. AMERICAN ANNALS "A Raised Voice", by Claudia Roth Pierpont: How Nina Simone turned the movement into music. THE THEATRE "The Family of Man", by Hilton Als: Stephen Adly Guirgis on fathering the fatherless.