Transparent Is the Fall’s Only Great New Show
Lena Dunham, the Book
More shtick than honesty in Not That Kind of Girl.
Sep 30, 10:10 AM - ELLA MORTON - 3M to read A Lovable Murderer and Heroic Villain: The Story of Australia's Most Iconic Outlaw
Sep 30, 10:03 AM - BEN MATHIS-LILLEY - 1M to read Michigan Admits That Quarterback Likely Played With Concussion
Sep 30, 9:00 AM - J. DICKERSON & O. MERRION Political Wives Really, Really Love Staring at Their Husbands in Campaign Ads
Sep 30, 7:36 AM - JOELLE RENSTROM - 4M to read What Battlestar Galactica Can Teach Us About Prisoners of War
Sep 30, 7:30 AM - PHIL PLAIT - 1M to read Something Vast and Cold Lurks Beneath the Surface of Titan's Lakes
Sep 30, 6:00 AM - EMILY YOFFE - 8M to read Help! My Boyfriend Demands That I Flash My Breasts at Truckers.
Sep 29, 11:56 PM - NEAL STEPHENSON - 4M to read Neal Stephenson: We Have Lots of Great Ideas for the Future. We Need More CEOs.
Sep 29, 11:45 PM - JOHN SWANSBURG - 55M to read The Self-Made Man: The Story of America’s Most Pliable, Pernicious, Irrepressible Myth
Sep 29, 11:43 PM - KATY WALDMAN - 6M to read I Read Lena Dunham’s New Book. I Learned Nothing About Lena Dunham.
Sep 29, 11:32 PM - PETER ALDHOUS - 6M to read Is Sluggish Cognitive Tempo a Disease? Or Disease Mongering?
Sep 29, 10:23 PM - ELLIOT HANNON - 1M to read New York City to End Use of Solitary Confinement on Juveniles
Sep 29, 10:00 PM - LALLY WEYMOUTH - 3M to read Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi on Labor Reform and Doing Battle With Unions
Sep 29, 9:39 PM - ELLIOT HANNON - 1M to read Iceland Announces Men-Only U.N. Conference to Address Gender Equality
- Philip Gourevitch on Air Strikes Against ISIS What Happens When a Man Drinks an Entire Bottle of Whiskey in 13 Seconds?
- Liam Neeson Really Likes His Phone Why Are So Many Gay Men Dismissive of Bisexuals?
- Why Is Fall Red in America but Yellow in Europe? The Fix For Long Laces
- The Brutal End of Richard III’s Reign Iceland Panel “Authenticates” Sea Monster Footage
Prudie advises a woman whose boyfriend demands she flash truckers on the highway.
The Lonely Teetotaler
Etiquette for Loaning Your Phone
Naked and Afraid
Are These Models Twins? A Photographic Exploration of Doppelgangers.
Grease, Sweat, and Muscle: The Freedom of American Car Culture
Competitive Animals and the People Who Handle Them
How to Genetically Modify a Tomato and Other Things We Eat
The Love Story Between a Squirrel and a Horse, Told in an Adorably Surreal Photo Essay
A Rope Mistress, the Rubber Master, Sadomasochist Sisters: Portraits in Kink
One Photographer’s Beautiful and Devastating Response to Climate Change
Sometimes You Just Need to Print Your Photos the Old-Fashioned Way
- The Gist Think Louisiana Is Shaped Like a Boot? Not Anymore.
- Hang Up And Listen Should Michigan Fire Brady Hoke for His Mishandling of a Possible Concussion?
- Slate Money Slate Money on Radical Salary Transparency
- Political Gabfest Is Living Too Long Costing America Too Much?
“Emotional abuse is inherent in a lifestyle that teaches that women are so ill-equipped to make decisions that they need to always have a man, either father or husband, controlling their every waking minute, lest they develop a ‘Jezebel spirit.’” Escaping the Extreme Christian Fundamentalism of “Quiverfull”
“Yes, there’s a cultural component to how black parents explain and rationalize corporal punishment, but that’s true of all groups. Despite this, the national conversation on corporal punishment and abuse has treated it as a black problem, not an American one.” Blacks Don’t Have a Corporal Punishment Problem
The Aftershocks of Colonialism Africa’s postcolonial recovery and the problem with how it’s covered.
Texas Says a Student ID Isn’t Valid for Voting but a Gun Registration Is. Will the Supreme Court Weigh In?
The Lonely Teetotaler Prudie counsels a letter writer who doesn’t drink alcohol—and is constantly harassed by others for it.
NFL Players Die Young. Or Maybe They Live Long Lives. Why it’s so hard to pin down the effects of football on players’ lives.