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Sam Anderson

June 8, 2009 | Feature
Letterman vs. Mini-Letterman

What will losing Leno do to Dave?

May 25, 2009 | Features
In Defense of Distraction

Twitter, Adderall, lifehacking, mindful jogging, power browsing, Obama’s BlackBerry, and the benefits of overstimulation.

May 25, 2009 | Feature
What to Read This Summer

Reality rules, even on the beach.

May 4, 2009 | Feature
Ballad of a Nonagenarian

Happy birthday, Pete Seeger.

April 22, 2009 | Reading Room
Notes on a Scandalous Novel

Wallowing in Charlotte Roche’s bodily-fluid-obsessed Wetlands.

March 23, 2009 |
Washington Monument

That's one tall woman.

March 23, 2009 | The Book Review
A Hideous, Vital Warmth

Wells Tower’s beautiful stories about gut-wrenching violence.

February 23, 2009 | The Book Review
Hand Off

Loving, and mourning, scribbling.

February 16, 2009 | The Book Review
Love and Terror

A new novel declares war on apolitical fiction. And wins by losing.

February 9, 2009 | Feature
Three Pages a Day

John Updike’s permanent present tense.

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