Table of Contents
2 The Mail & Contributors
4 Periscope By Tina Brown
Fix the economy. First, see The Artist.
5 notebook By Peter BeinartWhy Jews vote like atheists.
6 International By Tunku Varadarajan Irate Turks; Mrs. DSK.
8 Person of Interest By Lois Romano Vicki Kennedy.
9 social diaries By Rebecca Dana
10 disaster By Eve Conant
Death on the high seas.
11 money Tree By Allison Samuels
The Black Hollywood vote.
12 SCIENCE By Kent Sepkowitz
Tech By Dan Lyons
DataBeast By Ben Crair
18 GalleryPerry bows out; victory on the slopes.
24 Compass By Niall Ferguson
25 Politics By Paul Begala
The presidential beer test.
27 reporter at large By Daniel Klaidman The case for killing Americans.
30 The Truth Talker
Christine Lagarde is trying to steer America and Europe away from the brink of the next Great Depression. By Christopher Dickey
38 Obama's Critics Are Right
His policies are a disaster; his vision for the future is worse. By David Frum
42 Oscar's Private Parts
Newsweek's annual Oscar Roundtable.By David Ansen
52 'I'm not here to cheer you up. The situation is about as difficult and serious as any I have experienced. …