The New York Times

"Tom Wolfe Made Everyone Talk About Him, Op-Ed, May 15, 2018


"Hands Up. It's Showtime," Op-Ed, September 8, 2017


"Kurt Andersen Praises Jonathan Lethem's New Novel," the Book Review, A Gambler’s Anatomy by Jonathan Lethem, October 13, 2016

"The Best Decade Ever? The 1990s, Obviously," February 6, 2015

"Wanderlust: A Road Trip Through Alexander Payne’s Nebraska," T magazineNovember 15, 2013

"I Spy," the Book Review, Sweet Tooth by Ian McEwan, November 25, 2012

"True to Character," the Book Review, Kurt Vonnegut's Letters, October 26, 2012

"The Downside of Liberty," Op-Ed, July 4, 2012

"Our Politics Are Sick," Op-Ed, August 19, 2011

"We, Robot," Op-Ed, August 12, 2011

"The Madman Theory," Op-Ed, August 5, 2011

"Pop Culture in the Age of Obama," the Book Review, August 9, 2009

"Omaha’s Culture Club," T Magazine, March 25, 2007

"A Reporter’s Reporter," the Book Review, A Writer’s Life by Gay Talese, April 30, 2006

"'Doonesbury' At War," the Book Review, The Long Road Home by Garry Trudeau, April 19, 2005

"The Disquieted American," the Magazine, April 13, 2003

"The Year in Ideas," the Magazine, December 15, 2002

"City of Schemes," the Magazine, October 6, 2002

"Only Gossip," the Magazine, March 3, 2002

"Adventures in Baby-Sitting," the Magazine, December 2, 2001

"Fallout," the Magazine, September 23, 2001

"Destination: N.Y.," the Magazine, September 17, 2000

"Nouveaux Bohemians," the Book Review, Bobos in Paradise by David Brooks, May 21, 2000

"The Next Big Dialectic," Op-Ed, November  28,1999

"Valley Guy," the Book Review, The New New Thing by Michael Lewis, October  31, 1999

"The Yanni Files," Op-Ed, January 17, 1998

"The Inner Game of Campaigning," Op-Ed, November 1, 1980

"Doing the College Hop," October 3, 1971

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