odd ducks, all
Tad Friend does well in a serious "Letter from California, Dean of Death Row, The man who was Mr. San Quentin."
Remnick writes "Letter from Jerusalem, The Apostate, A Zionist politician loses faith in the future."
Also, Alex Ross is held as a paragon of arts reviewing, at the Determined Dilettante. But you know that I, for one, also have a fondness for Schjeldahl. Here's a peep at his "groovy sweaty" period. I had no idea.