Editor’s Note: We’ll be running the article recommendations of our friends at TNR Reader each afternoon on The Plank, just in time to print out or save for your commute home. Enjoy!
Was Katie Holmes the victim of Scientology's strange traditions? Was Tom Cruise blindsided? An very serious inquiry into their very public marriage.
NYMag | 21 min (5131 words)
Just hold on a second: the awesome power of the television cliffhanger.
LRB | 58 min (14,500 words)