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May 29, 2000 Issue

"There have been adversities. You face them with as much grace as you can muster, and as much intelligence as you can, and as much kindness."
-- Donna Hanover, "Romancing a Stone"

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FEATURES
Romancing a Stone
BY CRAIG HOROWITZ

Nothing we knew about Rudy Giuliani prepared us for the operatic drama at City Hall in the past few weeks. How did the man we've known as the ultimate control freak lose control so swiftly? Love's got everything to do with it. The story of the mayor's romances -- and his decision.

Breaking the Code
BY LISA BIRNBACH

Until the moment she blew the whistle on the mayor, Donna Hanover was best known to New Yorkers as an absentee First Lady. In a series of interviews over the past year, she painted a detailed if diplomatic portrait of her life as actress, TV personality, and de facto single mom in Gracie Mansion.

HAMPTONS PREVIEW 2000
The East Enders
BY DAVID COLMAN

Jonathan Adler sets up shop in East Hampton, Maya's gives way to Saracen, Starbucks besets Bridgehampton, and the Red Horse Market now delivers brunch. Plus: Kim Goad on why Courtney Ross's neighbors are so angry.

Fork It Over
BY CARL SWANSON

With $25 million as the new benchmark, it's a sellers' market to beat all sellers' markets -- except virtually no one's selling..

Summer Heat
BY MARK HOLGATE

Sexy strappy heels, micro shorts, and bold floral halter tops give weekend casual a whole new meaning out east.

GOTHAM
The booming North Fork
GOTHAM STYLE
Test-driving a wild bikini

DEPARTMENTS
Intelligencer
BY BETH LANDMAN KEIL WITH IAN SPIEGELMAN

The Bottom Line
BY JAMES J. CRAMER

A writer joins the urban nomads

The City Politic
BY MICHAEL TOMASKY

Hillary's in the catbird seat -- time to make some noise

Media
BY MICHAEL WOLFF

Can Kurt Andersen trade Inside dope for hard cash?

MARKETPLACE
Best Bets
BY CORKY POLLAN

Brilliant summer houseguests

Sales & Bargains
BY SHYAMA PATEL

Teeny bikinis with teeny prices

Beauty
BY BETH LANDMAN KEIL

Low-cost pre-summer makeovers

THE CRITICS
Movies
BY PETER RAINER

Woody Allen's Small Time Crooks bungles a routine comedy

Books
BY DANIEL MENDELSOHN

Philip Roth looks at the nightmare of American racism -- and shrugs

Theater
BY JOHN SIMON

A stunning testament to the Matthew Shepard tragedy

Art
BY MARK STEVENS

The Guggenheim's fin de siècle defies the conventional wisdom

Classical Music
BY PETER G. DAVIS

The Three Tenors' newest trick

Dance
BY TOBI TOBIAS

The Diamond Project is still mostly coal

Television
BY JOHN LEONARD

The Last Days, about Hitler's final push, should not be missed

Pop Music
BY ETHAN BROWN

When did Pearl Jam become a classic-rock band?

The Insatiable Critic
BY GAEL GREENE

Vine could make the financial district a foodie destination

CUE
Joni Mitchell at the Garden

Classifieds
Strictly Personals

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