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Provincial Progressives: The New Yorker Magazine and Why Obama May Lose

Frank Schaeffer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Frank Schaeffer

The editors of the New Yorker should really get to know the "other" a bit better and hang out less with people like themselves -- and more with the unwashed mob they scorn.

Reading The Pictures: The "What" Of What's Wrong With Barack Osama TNY Cover

Michael Shaw | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Michael Shaw

2008-07-14-newyorkerobama.jpgI'm sure you've already seen analysis as to why it's so bad. Here is the actual "what" of what's wrong.

The New Yorker Cover: Are They Brain Dead Or Politically Suicidal?

Thomas de Zengotita | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Thomas de Zengotita

What is it with educated elites in our major urban cultural institutions? Where are their heads? What country are they living in?

David Remnick On That New Yorker Cover: It's Satire, Meant To Target "Distortions And Misconceptions And Prejudices" About Obama

Huffington Post | Rachel Sklar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

This week's New Yorker cover shows Barack and Michelle Obama as Muslim terrorists burning a flag in the Oval Office. Why would they publish such a thing? We asked New Yorker editor David Remnick. Here's what he said.