THE TALK OF THE TOWN
"Sick and Twisted", by Atul Gawande: Michael Moore and our health-care morass.
THE FINANCIAL PAGE
"Fuel for Thought", by James Surowiecki: On fuel efficiency and the automobile industry.
"Ghostly", by Mark Singer: Looking for Goya at the Frick. With Milos Forman.
SHOUTS & MURMURS
"Hey, Look", by Simon Rich: Teenage self-consciousness.
LETTER FROM PAKISTAN
"Days of Rage", by William Dalrymple: Challenges for Pakistan's future.
A CRITIC AT LARGE
"A Fine Romance", by David Denby: The new comedy of the sexes.
"Dangerous Liaisons", by Nancy Franklin: Law and disorder on FX.
THE CURRENT CINEMA
"Dream On", by David Denby: Reviews of Hairspray and Ratatouille.