This issue contains eight articles:COMMENT "Abramoffed" by Hendrik Hertzberg: The unfolding Washington scandal.ANNALS OF LAW "Name That Source" by Jeffrey Toobin: Why the courts are leaning on journalists.SHOUTS & MURMURS "Your Three Wishes: F.A.Q." by David Owen: Those important questions, in one place.PERSONAL HISTORY "Here Below" by Roger Angell: Remembrances in stone. BOOKS "Eat and Run" by Steven Shapin: Why Americans are so fat.POP MUSIC "Hello, Again" by Sasha Frere-Jones: Neil Diamond's long, serious career. ON TELEVISION "American Idiots" by Nancy Franklin: Seth MacFarlane's Family Guy and American Dad!.THE CURRENT CINEMA "Chill" by Anthony Lane: A 2005 roundup, or the year of living strenuously.
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