New Yorker, bis

When I discussed the New Yorker digital edition, I mentioned that the inclusion of the whole magazine (and not only the actual “content”) just adds to its charm. Here is one I came across recently (and randomly) in the issue of November 19, 1960. It is so strange in some subtle and ironic sense that it could probably be a Shouts and Murmurs piece in the next issue of the Magazine without any eyebrows raising…

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I am a professor of mathematics at ETH Zürich since 2008.

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