With Hillary Clinton poised to concede the Democratic race, Andrew Sullivan and Marc Ambinder consider the promise of an Obama candidacy
Narration by Joshua Kurlantzick
Photographs by Patrick Brown/Panos Pictures
Music: "Home on the Range" performed by Gene Autry
Virginia Postrel narrates photographs from the Metropolitan Museum of Art's superhero costume exhibit.
Atlantic blogger and contributing editor Ta-Nehisi Coates reads passages from his memoir and reflects on education, hip hop music, and his father's powerful presence.
Joshua Green traces Al Franken's journey from Saturday Night Live to Senate candidacy.
A conversation with Jeffrey Goldberg
Photos and narration by James Fallows
Music: "Spirit in the Sky" by Norman Greenbaum
Ross Douthat takes a critical look at the film industry's response to the Iraq War.
Atlantic contributor David Samuels leads a panel at New York University's Department of Journalism on the influence of paparazzi.
Photographs by Atul Loke
Music: "Raga Ahir Barirav" performed by Debu Chaudhuri
Narration by Jain Malkin
Joshua Hammer narrates photos of Kashmir's fabled houseboats and spectacular mountain peaks.
Music: "Kashmir" by Led Zeppelin, covered on the album Rockabye Baby
Marc Ambinder, Megan McArdle, and Matthew Yglesias discuss Eliot Spitzer's demise, the Clinton supremacy, and Geraldine Ferrara's remarks.
Mark Bowden, Jeffrey Goldberg, and Ross Douthat
look back on five seasons of
the groundbreaking show and weigh its lasting contributions.
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Francis X. Rocca narrates photos from his monastic tour of the Valley of the Fallen and the Escorial
Music: "Ave Mundo Spes Maria" sung by the Benedictine Monks of Santo Domingo
Eliza Griswold talks with Lisa Mullins of Public Radio International's The World about the clash between Islam and Christianity along Nigeria's Middle Belt.
Obama's economic advisor, Professor Austan Goolsbee of the University of Chicago, talks with Megan McArdle about the health care debate, the credit debacle, the Federal Reserve's limitations, and other major issues that will face the next American president.