Slate on Day to Day for the week of Oct. 6.

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Oct. 10 2008 4:37 PM

The Truth About

Friday, Oct. 10, 2008

Summary Judgment: The Truth About Body of Lies
Mark Jordan Legan guides us through the week's movie releases: the mystery thriller Quarantine, the Guy Ritchie crime drama RocknRolla, and the Ridley Scott film Body of Lies, starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Russell Crowe. Listen to the segment.

Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2008

Politics: Should Obama and McCain Go Negative at the Debate?
Tuesday, Sen. John McCain and Sen. Barack Obama are meeting for the second presidential debate at Belmont University in Nashville, Tenn. John Dickerson tells Alex Chadwick why the candidates need to look out for the "Ponytail Guy" at the town hall-style debate. Listen to the segment.

TODAY IN SLATE

Frame Game

Hard Knocks

I was hit by a teacher in an East Texas public school. It taught me nothing.

Chief Justice John Roberts Says $1,000 Can’t Buy Influence in Congress. Looks Like He’s Wrong.

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Hidden Messages in Corporate Logos

If You’re Outraged by the NFL, Follow This Satirical Blowhard on Twitter

Sports Nut

Giving Up on Goodell

How the NFL lost the trust of its most loyal reporters.

How Can We Investigate Potential Dangers of Fracking Without Being Alarmist?

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