Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2013
Cover 1: Elderly couple by Ryan McVay/Thinkstock Images.
Cover 2: Hat by iStockphoto/Thinkstock Images.
Cover 3: News Feed courtesy Facebook
Cover 4: Prince Abd al-Rahman from Wikimedia Commons
Obama by Kevin Dietsch-Pool/Getty Images
Dog by Frank Rumpenhorst/AFP/Getty Images
Student by Shutterstock.
Party by Alan Bailey/Shutterstock
Headphones courtesy Beats by Dre
Still from Derek courtesy of Netflix
TODAY IN SLATE
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.
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.
Two Damn Good, Very Different Movies About Soldiers Returning From War
Lifetime Didn’t Think the Steubenville Rape Case Was Dramatic Enough
So they added a little self-immolation.
The Most Terrifying Thing About Ebola
The disease threatens humanity by preying on humanity.