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
Forget Oculus Rift
This $25 cardboard box turns your phone into an incredibly fun virtual reality experience.
The Congressional Republican Digging Through Scientists’ Grant Proposals
The 2014 Kansas City Royals Show the Value of Building a Mediocre Baseball Team
The GOP Won’t Win Any Black Votes With Its New “Willie Horton” Ad
Whole Foods Is Desperate for Customers to Feel Warm and Fuzzy Again
I’m 25. I Have $250.03.
My doctors want me to freeze my eggs.
Smash and Grab
Will competitive Senate contests in Kansas and South Dakota lead to more late-breaking races in future elections?