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Donald Trump’s War Doctrine Débuts on the World Stage

Robin Wright on Donald Trump’s début speech to the United Nations, in which he called Kim Jong Un “Rocket Man” and descended into baffling, bellicose language.

Cuba and the Hurricanes of the Caribbean

Jon Lee Anderson writes about the recent destruction of Cuba and other Caribbean islands in the wake of Hurricanes Irma and Jose, and the threat that Hurricane Maria poses.

Russell Westbrook May Not Love Talking to the Press, But His Clothes Speak Volumes

Vinson Cunningham writes about “Style Drivers,” a coffee-table book that showcases the basketball player Russell Westbrook’s fashion sense.

Treasure Island: The Extraordinary Finds of an Amateur Diving Club in Holland

Jessamyn Hatcher on a group of Dutch scuba divers whose underwater find has raised questions about archeology, maritime law, and the propriety of scavenging shipwrecks.

G.O.P. Get-Well-Soon Cards

Karen Chee and Jason Adam Katzenstein humorously imagine get-well-soon cards that members of the G.O.P. might send.

In War of Elton John Lyrics, Kim Jong Un Calls Trump “Honky Cat”

Andy Borowitz jokes about a war of words—specifically, Elton John lyrics, after Donald Trump called Kim Jong Un “Rocket Man” during a U.N. speech.

What to Say Instead of “Sorry”

Harris Mayersohn writes a humorous list of ways to say “thank you” instead of apologizing.

Jonas Hassen Khemiri Reads “As You Would Have Told It to Me (Sort of) If We Had Known Each Other Before You Died”

Jonas Hassen Khemiri, a Swedish playwright and the author of “Everything I Don’t Remember,” reads his story from the September 25, 2017, issue of the magazine.

The Revved-Up Spectacle of the 2017 Emmys

Emily Nussbaum writes about the 2017 Emmys ceremony, which was hosted by Stephen Colbert and featured an off-the-mark appearance from Sean Spicer.

David Remnick and Hillary Clinton discuss “What Happened”

Hillary Clinton has no doubt that allies of Donald Trump colluded with Russia and WikiLeaks to derail her election.

The Original Shock of Rolling Stone

Amanda Petrusich writes about the fifty-year history of Rolling Stone, from its New Journalism beginnings to the forthcoming sale of the magazine’s majority stake by its founder, Jann Wenner.

Daily Cartoon: Monday, September 18th

Peter Kuper’s Daily Cartoon considers a recent tweet from President Trump about golf and Hillary Clinton.

The Glam Politics of a Chicano Collective from East L.A.

Andrea K. Scott writes about the collective Asco and its former member Harry Gamboa, Jr., whose photographs are now on display at the Marlborough Gallery in New York.

The Anatomy of a Trump Twitter Rant: From Scotland Yard to “Chain Migration”

Amy Davidson on Donald Trump’s latest tweets about terrorism, immigration, ESPN, and political correctness, which may cause legal problems for his travel ban.

The A.I. “Gaydar” Study and the Real Dangers of Big Data

Alan Burdick discusses a controversial recent study by Michal Kosinski and Yilun Wang that uses facial-recognition technology to identify people’s sexual orientation.

Golovkin vs. Álvarez: The Most Anticipated Boxing Match of the Decade

Kelefa Sanneh on the upcoming boxing match between Gennady (G.G.G.) Golovkin and Saúl (Canelo) Álvarez.

The National Book Awards Longlist: Fiction

The New Yorker presents the longlist for the 2017 National Book Award for Fiction.

Daily Cartoon: Friday, September 15th

Chris Weyant’s Daily Cartoon considers what it looks like when a politician takes responsibility for his failings.

Mike White’s Sermonizing College-Admissions Critique in “Brad’s Status”

Richard Brody writes about Mike White’s movie “Brad’s Status,” starring Ben Stiller, which revolves around the college-admissions game.

How Many Supporters Do Trump’s Conservative Critics on DACA Have?

John Cassidy on President Trump’s change of heart on DACA and whether his conservative critics can compel him to end the immigration program.

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