Friday, June 6, 2008
Summary Judgment: Zohan Worth Messing With?
Mark Jordan Legan shares what the critics are saying about the new Adam Sandler comedy You Don't Mess with the Zohan, the John C. Reilly office farce The Promotion, and the animated film Kung Fu Panda. (Listen to the segment. Watch "Summary Judgment" on Slate V.)
Monday, June 2, 2008
Medical Examiner: Risks of Psychiatric Drugs on Fetuses
Pregnant women aren't supposed to take certain medications. A new study looks at the risks of psychiatric medications on fetuses. Medical contributor Dr. Sydney Spiesel speaks with host Madeleine Brand. (Listen to the segment.)
TODAY IN SLATE
The Most Terrifying Thing About Ebola
The disease threatens humanity by preying on humanity.
I Bought the Huge iPhone. I’m Already Thinking of Returning It.
Scotland Is Just the Beginning. Expect More Political Earthquakes in Europe.
Students Aren’t Going to College Football Games as Much Anymore
And schools are getting worried.
Global Marches Demand Action on Climate Change
- Protesters Take to the Streets to Sound Alarm on Climate Change in New York, Across the World
- Knife-Carrying White House Jumper is Vet who Feared “Atmosphere Was Collapsing”
- North Korea: American Sentenced to Hard Labor Wanted to Become “Second Snowden”
- Almost One in Four Americans Support Idea of Splitting From the Union
Blacks Don’t Have a Corporal Punishment Problem
Americans do. But when blacks exhibit the same behaviors as others, it becomes part of a greater black pathology.