How should Roger Federer—the greatest tennis player on earth—talk about his own greatness?
Bill Mauldin’s one-of-a-kind war cartoons.
Why memoir fabulists rarely get away with it.
Steve Martin’s Born Standing Up, reviewed.
What to call Paul Wolfowitz’s special lady friend.
A brief history of memoir-bashing.
How the Internet is saving the interjection.
How need to vanquished have to, must, and should.
Assessing Michiko Kakutani.
The genius of The 9/11 Commission Report.
Get ready for tribute songs to the Man in Black.
How Gary Smith became America’s best sportswriter.