kottke.org posts about completenewyorker
Between the Squibs is a blog highlighting Feb 15 2006
The right of Conde Nast to sell Oct 17 2005
The right of Conde Nast to sell The Complete New Yorker (which is completely awesome from a content standpoint, BTW) without paying authors for republish rights is a gray area legally. National Geographic has stopped selling a similar collection because of the unsure legal terrain.