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In this week's New Yorker


During this deeply disheartening week in American life, I have nourished myself with the feast that is this week’s issue of The New Yorker, with its stellar if dismaying contents. 621 more words

In This Week's New Yorker

Trump in Azerbaijan - Adam Davidson's Follow Up

I blogged earlier about Adam Davidson’s revelations in The New Yorker 494 more words

Did the Trump Organization's Azerbaijan Deal Violate the FCPA?

Adam Davidson’s New Yorker piece from earlier this month, “Donald Trump’s Worst Deal,” has been getting a lot of attention, and deservedly so. The article, which focuses on the Trump Organization’s involvement in a hotel deal in Baku, Azerbaijan, does a very nice job highlighting the troubling background of the Trump Organization’s Azeri business partners and the Trump Organization’s casual approach (to put it charitably) to due diligence. 1,482 more words

Commentary

In this week's New Yorker

The March 13 issue is especially strong in both the feature well and the back of the book. I was edified by:

The Top 5 Longreads of the Week

This week, we’re sharing stories by Sarah Menkedick, Adam Davidson, Ross Andersen, Victor Luckerson, and Tara Murtha.

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Nonfiction

(What's Left of) Our Economy: New Yorker Coverage that Follows the Crowd

Since yesterday brought my first appearance in that supposed paragon of journalistic excellence, The New Yorker, it’s important to present all the context that staff writer Adam Davidson left out, and that was somehow ignored by the magazine’s legendary but evidently slipping fact-checking staff. 613 more words

{What's Left Of) Our Economy

Playing with my gadget; Watching Donald squirm; Adam Davidson

Some quick notes:

1.) The other day, I was looking for something in my secretary and found an old iPhone. I don’t even know how old it is. 653 more words

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