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The Snowden Saga: A Shadowland of Secrets and Light

Whether hero or traitor, former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden is the most important whistle-blower of modern times, one whose disclosures will reverberate for decades to come. With extensive input from Snowden himself, Suzanna Andrews, Bryan Burrough, and Sarah Ellison have the …

Million Dollar Arm Star Jon Hamm Moves Into Leading-Man Territory

As he films the last season of Mad Men, Jon Hamm is also starting his post-Don Draper career. Fade out, for now, on that creative triumph of dark deception, and cut to next month’s Million Dollar Arm, in which Hamm puts on his heartwarming good-guy hat. In L.A. and New York, Jim Windolf gets a …

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Shame and Survival

She tried public appearances. She tried being reclusive. She tried leaving the country, and she tried finding a job. But the epic humiliation of 1998, when her affair with Bill Clinton became an all-consuming story, has followed Monica Lewinsky every day. After 10 years of self-imposed reticence, …

Truffled Grilled Cheese and In-N-Out Burgers: Celebrating the French Laundry’s 20th Anniversary

The French Laundry, Napa Valley’s most renowned food destination, is famous for its slow, luxurious meals. But this weekend, in honor of the restaurant’s 20th anniversary, <b>Chef</b> <b>Thomas Keller</b> and his staff dished up the longest one yet—a six-hour feast for friends, locals, and luminaries. Keller was …

Christieworld

New Jersey governor Chris Christie looked like the G.O.P.’s brightest presidential prospect on September 9, 2013, when the orange safety cones on the George Washington Bridge were mysteriously re-arranged, closing several toll lanes. The massive, four-day traffic nightmare that resulted may end up …

This Bud’s for No One

The sad, financially successful legacy of baseball commissioner Bud Selig<p>The other night, because I had little to do that could not be done by only …