In this issue: COMMENT "Spilled Oil", by Hendrik Hertzberg: Plugging the hole is beyond Obama’s power, or, apparently, anyone else’s. THE TALK OF THE TOWN "Bravehitch", by Lauren Collins: Dinner with Christopher Hitchens and Salman Rushdie. "Marginal", by Ian Frazier: Great annotations by Nabokov and Twain.. THE SPORTING SCENE "Anxiety on the Grass", by Calvin Tomkins: Can Roger Federer win Wimbledon again? LETTER FROM OSLO "Only Mr. God Knows Why", by Anthony Lane: The meaning of the Eurovision Song Contest. ON TELEVISION "Comin' at Ya!", by Nancy Franklin: ESPN enters the third dimension.