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Nick Eberstadt

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Some Notes on Big-Time Wrestling

N OT SO ENORMOUS as one supposed ... Haystack Calhoun, the ever-popular 601-pounder from Four Corners, Arkansas, may be able

Hunger and Bureaucracy in Bangladesh

T ROPICAL POVERTY is a very deceptive thing, very weird--tuberculosis under a clear blue sky, bodies eating themselves away in

People, Not Figures

W HY IS IT that no one in America seems to know anything about the population crisis or even to

The Decline and Fall

I N HIS CLASH with General Motors, Ralph Nader was only half jokingly dubbed "crusader." The automobile is not a

Free Time
Columns

In Search of Lost Time

Photo Man
Ivy League

Beyond The Silver Screen

Larry, In His Element
Scrutiny

Professor Summers

Data Sculpture
Visual Arts

Painting by the Numbers: Data Visualization