Anyone interested in magazines should be reading the New Yorker every week.
Here are the online versions of the Talk of the Town readings. You can find more at The New Yorker website.
The Mojito Man, by Field Maloney
Dept. of Detritus: Yard Sale, by Field Maloney
The Game, Once More, by George Plimpton
(FYI: There’s a new documentary about the 1968 Harvard Yale Game, called Harvard Beats Yale, 29-29, read about it here.)
Here’s a fun Talk-of-the-Town ish piece from the Times about a 12-year old wannabe food critic.