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November 22, 2004

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  • Editorials

    Nation Notes

    Welcome to Jody Rosen, the magazine's new music critic.

    the Editors

  • Busted in Vegas

    "I feel dazed and stunned," said Margot, a 25-year-old UCLA law student as she stared at the TV showing John Kerry slipping 136,000 votes behind George W.

    Marc Cooper

  • The Party’s Over

    Tracy Pierce didn't get to vote. She'd been registered for years but had moved and didn't know that this affected her voting status. She wasn't on any voter list that could be found.

    JoAnn Wypijewski

  • Fears of a World Divided

    Disillusionment is the most painful of emotions.

    Maria Margaronis

  • Hammered

    Any election result that gives Tom DeLay cause for celebration--and, make no mistake, the 2004 election gave the dark prince of Congress plenty to celebrate--ought to send a sharp shiver through

    John Nichols

  • Dark Days Ahead

    It's another four years--this time with a legitimate win behind him--and the prospects for George W. Bush's second term are grim.

    David Corn

  • Stand and Fight

    The fight is over.

    Let the fight begin.

    the Editors


  • Books and the Arts

    Flowers for Albert

    On the morning of November 25, 1970, the body of a young African-American male was recovered from the foot of the Congress Street Pier in Brooklyn.

    Brian Morton

  • With Friends Like These

    Unlike communism and socialism, trade unionism has rarely inspired published "second thoughts" by embittered apostates.

    Steve Early

  • The Counter-Life

    Philip Roth is a miracle of modern medicine.

    James Wolcott

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