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The Week Magazine

Aug 26 2022
Magazine

The Week makes sense of the news by curating the best of the U.S. and international media into a succinct, lively digest.

Editor’s letter

The DOJ’s criminal investigation of Trump

Cheney loses seat but vows to keep opposing Trump

It wasn’t all bad

Political violence: The growing threats from Trump’s loyalists

Good week/bad week

Only in America

Water shortage

Abuse scandal in hockey

McCurdy’s child-actor trauma • Jennette McCurdy

A shark attack survivor who loves sharks • Paul de Gelder

Serena’s farewell to tennis • Serena Williams

In the news

The rise of monkeypox

Democrats’ chances in November

Iran’s plot to kill Bolton

The Disney boycott that failed

Viewpoint

I read it in the tabloids • It must be true…

Learning from our cheap train experiment

The hunger stones of the 21st century

Ukraine: Putin’s ‘nuclear blackmail’

Afghanistan: What the Taliban wrought in just a year

Isolating Russians just helps Putin

Can Seoul ban Parasite-style basements?

Rushdie: A savage attack on free speech

Covid: Is the CDC giving up?

Noted

Ukraine: A turning point in the war?

Afghanistan: Taking stock a year later

Wit & Wisdom

Pick of the week’s cartoons

Legislation: Supercharging green tech

Innovation of the week

What’s new in tech • Bytes

Hope for preventing Lyme disease

Arachnid awakenings

Benefits of a post-dessert stroll

Salt substitutes cut heart risk

The Cartwheel Galaxy

Inventor of the Future: The Visionary Life of Buckminster Fuller • Book of the week

The Rabbit Hutch • Novel of the week

Unmask Alice: LSD, Satanic Panic, and the Imposter Behind the World’s Most Notorious Diaries

chosen by Jamil Jan Kochai • Best books…

in life online • Also of interest…

Marianne Wiggins • Author of the week

Bernd & Hilla Becher • Exhibit of the week

Traumazine • Megan Thee Stallion

Cheat Codes • Danger Mouse & Black Thought

Reset • Panda Bear & Sonic Boom

August movies: Hollywood’s ill-timed drought

The Devil Wears Prada

Streaming tips

The Week’s guide to what’s worth watching

Mike • Show of the week

Linguine alle vongole: A beach day’s ideal finish • Recipe of the week

Dining out: Exploring Louisiana’s roadside attractions

Wine: Late-summer bargains

The Rivian R1S • What the critics say

emergency readiness • The best of…

How to clean a garbage disposal • Tip of the week…

For people with ADHD • Best apps…

Homes in Salt Lake City

Trade: Chinese decline causes global shudders

Flying: American commits to supersonic planes

The bottom line

Taxes: Should Americans fear a stronger IRS?

What the experts say

Charity of the week

Media: Farewell to streaming’s bargain ride

WeWork? Sorry, but WeForgot

The rise of white-collar surveillance

The biographer who brought history to life • David McCullough, 1933–2022

The actress whose sparkle hid inner torment • Anne Heche, 1969–2022

The Hiroshima survivor who made Steve Jobs’ turtleneck • Issey Miyake, 1938–2022

When the neighbors drive you out

Boss tickets • The Week Contest


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subjects

News & Politics

Languages

English

The Week makes sense of the news by curating the best of the U.S. and international media into a succinct, lively digest.

Editor’s letter

The DOJ’s criminal investigation of Trump

Cheney loses seat but vows to keep opposing Trump

It wasn’t all bad

Political violence: The growing threats from Trump’s loyalists

Good week/bad week

Only in America

Water shortage

Abuse scandal in hockey

McCurdy’s child-actor trauma • Jennette McCurdy

A shark attack survivor who loves sharks • Paul de Gelder

Serena’s farewell to tennis • Serena Williams

In the news

The rise of monkeypox

Democrats’ chances in November

Iran’s plot to kill Bolton

The Disney boycott that failed

Viewpoint

I read it in the tabloids • It must be true…

Learning from our cheap train experiment

The hunger stones of the 21st century

Ukraine: Putin’s ‘nuclear blackmail’

Afghanistan: What the Taliban wrought in just a year

Isolating Russians just helps Putin

Can Seoul ban Parasite-style basements?

Rushdie: A savage attack on free speech

Covid: Is the CDC giving up?

Noted

Ukraine: A turning point in the war?

Afghanistan: Taking stock a year later

Wit & Wisdom

Pick of the week’s cartoons

Legislation: Supercharging green tech

Innovation of the week

What’s new in tech • Bytes

Hope for preventing Lyme disease

Arachnid awakenings

Benefits of a post-dessert stroll

Salt substitutes cut heart risk

The Cartwheel Galaxy

Inventor of the Future: The Visionary Life of Buckminster Fuller • Book of the week

The Rabbit Hutch • Novel of the week

Unmask Alice: LSD, Satanic Panic, and the Imposter Behind the World’s Most Notorious Diaries

chosen by Jamil Jan Kochai • Best books…

in life online • Also of interest…

Marianne Wiggins • Author of the week

Bernd & Hilla Becher • Exhibit of the week

Traumazine • Megan Thee Stallion

Cheat Codes • Danger Mouse & Black Thought

Reset • Panda Bear & Sonic Boom

August movies: Hollywood’s ill-timed drought

The Devil Wears Prada

Streaming tips

The Week’s guide to what’s worth watching

Mike • Show of the week

Linguine alle vongole: A beach day’s ideal finish • Recipe of the week

Dining out: Exploring Louisiana’s roadside attractions

Wine: Late-summer bargains

The Rivian R1S • What the critics say

emergency readiness • The best of…

How to clean a garbage disposal • Tip of the week…

For people with ADHD • Best apps…

Homes in Salt Lake City

Trade: Chinese decline causes global shudders

Flying: American commits to supersonic planes

The bottom line

Taxes: Should Americans fear a stronger IRS?

What the experts say

Charity of the week

Media: Farewell to streaming’s bargain ride

WeWork? Sorry, but WeForgot

The rise of white-collar surveillance

The biographer who brought history to life • David McCullough, 1933–2022

The actress whose sparkle hid inner torment • Anne Heche, 1969–2022

The Hiroshima survivor who made Steve Jobs’ turtleneck • Issey Miyake, 1938–2022

When the neighbors drive you out

Boss tickets • The Week Contest


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