David Sanger (New York Times) on the serial leak of cyberweapons from the NSA; and Robert Costa (Washington Post) on the sexual misconduct allegations against Alabama senatorial candidate Roy Moore. Also: cartoonish Chris Ware ("Monograph").
Michael Lewis (Vanity Fair) on his investigative story on the U.S. Department of Agriculture; and Robert Costa (Washington Post) on the proposed tax cut legislation and President Trump's trip to Asia. Also: "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri" is discussed with writer-director Martin McDonagh and actors Frances McDormand and Sam Rockwell.
Filmmaker Taika Waititi ("Thor: Ragnarok"); and Jeremiah Tower and Anthony Bourdain ("Jeremiah Tower: The Last Magnificent"). Also: the Saudi Arabia's crackdown on corruption is discussed with Robin Wright (U.S. Institute for Peace).
Griffin Dunne ("Joan Didion: The Center Will Not Hold"). Also: Alexandra Suich Bass (Economist) on the social media ads bought by Russians; and Nick Confessore (New York Times) on the investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election.
Historian Nancy Koehn ("Forged in Crisis"); and Michael Korda ("Alone: Britain, Churchill, and Dunkirk: Defeat Into Victory"). Also: Philip Rucker (Washington Post) on President Trump's reaction to indictments in the Mueller investigation.
Investor Roger Altman on President Trump's tax plan; political scientist Larry Sabato on the JFK files; and David Ignatius (Washington Post) on the changes in China. Also: the week in politics with Al Hunt (Bloomberg) and Mike Allen (Axios).