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
Slate Plus Early Read: The Self-Made Man
The story of America’s most pliable, pernicious, irrepressible myth.
Rehtaeh Parsons Was the Most Famous Victim in Canada. Now, Journalists Can’t Even Say Her Name.
Mitt Romney May Be Weighing a 2016 Run. That Would Be a Big Mistake.
Amazing Photos From Hong Kong’s Umbrella Revolution
Transparent Is the Fall’s Only Great New Show
Rehtaeh Parsons Was the Most Famous Victim in Canada
Now, journalists can't even say her name.
Lena Dunham, the Book
More shtick than honesty in Not That Kind of Girl.