Sports Nut

The Tweet Bowl

What Twitter’s smartest culture and sports writers are saying about the Super Bowl.

Thanks to Apathy, the Country Is Making Progress on One of Its Most Important Problems

For Cord-Cutters, It’s Never Been Easier to Stream the Super Bowl

D’Angelo Steals SNL With Two Stirring Performances

Brow Beat

Katy Perry Is the Perfect “Cool Girl”

As frat culture’s sexual helpmate, she’s exactly right for the Super Bowl.


The Upper Middle Class Is Ruining America

And I want it to stop.

Katy Perry Is the Singing, Dancing "Cool Girl," and She's a Perfect Fit for the Super Bowl Halftime Show

Forget the Rich. It’s the Upper Middle Class That Is Ruining America.

The Misguided Liberal Love for Megyn Kelly

Why Did Carnival Cruise Lines Use a JFK Speech in Their Super Bowl Ad?

Most Recent See All
In Case You Missed It
Medical Examiner
Disrupting Dentistry How the poorest kids in Alabama are getting the best care.
Medical Examiner
The Myth of the Good Guy With a Gun The NRA is wrong: Owning a gun is far more likely to harm you than protect you.
Doublex The Putative Epidemic of Campus Rape Is Pushing Colleges to Adopt Policies Unfair to Men
Culturebox Merriam-Webster Is Reinventing the Dictionary for the Digital Age. Should It Bother?
The Year in Outrage Everything we got mad about in 2014.
  • Amicus The Case for Allowing Cameras Inside the U.S. Supreme Court
  • Slate Money Slate Money Storms the Field for an All-Sports Podcast
  • The Gist The Broken Windows Theory Gets a New Coat of Paint
  • Political Gabfest Can the Death Penalty Be Humane?

  Slate Plus
Plus Roundups
Jan. 30 2015 11:44 AM What Happened at Slate This Week? Social media guru Lindsey Underwood highlights the most popular stories of the week, from the Patriots to Tom Petty.