What happened on October 03, 2004
Is This Man the Lindbergh Baby? Michael D'Antonio, Michael D'Antonio last wrote for the magazine about Fred Boyce, a Massachusetts resident "adopted" by a small town in Oregon after they heard he had been wrongly institutionalized as a child.
Pathways to an Epiphany David L. Ulin, David L. Ulin is the author of "The Myth of Solid Ground: Earthquakes, Prediction, and the Fault Line Between Reason and Faith," recently published by Viking.
Showtime at Chavez Ravine Bill Shaikin, Times staff writer Bill Shaikin last wrote for the magazine about Angels owner Arte Moreno.
What Lies Beneath? Douglas Gantenbein, Douglas Gantenbein is a freelance writer living in Port Townsend, Wash.
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A simpler life is celebrated Anthony Day, Anthony Day is a contributing writer to Book Review.
A roundup of ironies Jonathan Kirsch, Jonathan Kirsch, a contributing writer to Book Review, is the author of, most recently, "God Against the Gods: The History of the War Between Monotheism and Polytheism."
A Jamesian life of ambiguity Benjamin Lytal, Benjamin Lytal writes a column on fiction for the New York Sun.
Steps and missteps that stumble toward truth Edward N. Luttwak, Edward N. Luttwak is a senior fellow at the Center for Strategic and International Studies in Washington, D.C., and the author of "Strategy: The Logic of War and Peace."
Regarding Henry Deborah Friedell, Deborah Friedell is the assistant literary editor of the New Republic.
An outsider's outsider Kenneth Turan, Kenneth Turan, a Times film critic, is the author of "Never Coming to a Theater Near You: A Celebration of a Certain Kind of Movie."
If Cartoons Had Rules Joel Pett, Joel Pett is the Pulitzer Prize-winning editorial cartoonist of the Lexington Herald-Leader. His work appears in USA Today.
Finally, U.S. Gets a Nuclear Umbrella Baker Spring, Baker Spring is a Heritage Foundation fellow in national security policy.
Newspapers Snub the Arts Andras Szanto and Daniel S. Levy, Andras Szanto, director of the National Arts Journalism Program at Columbia University, and Daniel S. Levy, a reporter for People magazine and a former NAJP fellow, co-edited "Reporting the Arts II." Copies of the report may be found at www.najp.org.
Florida Disaster Aid Can Help Bush Andrew Reeves, Andrew Reeves is a graduate student in the department of government at Harvard University and an associate of the Center for Basic Research in the Social Sciences.
No Apology for Putin Jacob Heilbrunn, Jacob Heilbrunn is a Times editorial writer.
Charity Ends at Homeland Security Paula R. Newberg, Paula R. Newberg is a guest scholar at the Brookings Institution.
Head Lice MICHAEL LEWIS, Michael Lewis is the author, most recently, of "Moneyball."
Arnold the Partisan Sherry Bebitch Jeffe, Sherry Bebitch Jeffe, a contributing editor of Opinion, is a senior scholar in the School of Policy, Planning and Development at USC and a political analyst for KNBC.
Tantrums in the Streets? David C. Rapoport, David C. Rapoport, professor emeritus at UCLA, is the founder and editor of the Journal of Terrorism and Political Violence. His latest book is "The Democratic Experience and Political Violence."