In this issue: COMMENT "Exit Bin Laden", by David Remnick: Obama and the role of restraint. ANNALS OF DIPLOMACY “The Double Game”, by Lawrence Wright: American dollars and Pakistan’s military. LETTER FROM KHOST PROVINCE "Force and Futility", by Jon Lee Anderson: Looking for allies in a hostile land. ANNALS OF BUSINESS "Creation Myth", by Malcolm Gladwell: Apple and the power of borrowed ideas. POP MUSIC "Rock On, Ancient Queen", by Sasha Frere-Jones: The return of Stevie Nicks.