Given the frequency with which we at Yesterday’s Salad fawn over our spiritual predecessor, the New Yorker, it is with both surprise and tremendous pride that we can finally say that the relationship has been formally recognized by our more accomplished forebear. Surely, the most recent cover of the magazine is a bemused response to this posting. On a separate note, there is absolutely no evidence to substantiate the rumor that Tina Brown has been recruited to revitalize Yesterday’s Salad. None at all. •