Life
Working
Nov. 27 2014 12:31 PMSlate’s Working Podcast: Episode 11 TranscriptRead what David Plotz asked a helicopter paramedic about his workday.    
Gentleman Scholar
Nov. 26 2014 4:06 PMBaby PhotosMy 3-year-old son stole my iPhone and took some unflattering pictures of me. Am I a dad joke incarnate?
Outward
Nov. 26 2014 1:52 PMThe Holidays Can Be a Lonely Time for LGBTQ People 
The Vault
Nov. 26 2014 11:53 AMA Beautiful Depression-Era Route Map Makes Transcontinental Bus Travel Look Glamorous
Holidays
Nov. 26 2014 8:08 AMThanksgiving Day Food Is the Worst FoodThere, I said it.
Dear Prudence
Nov. 26 2014 6:00 AMRed-Letter DayThe notes my dying mother wrote to me a decade ago are haunting my life milestones.
Lexicon Valley
Nov. 25 2014 5:28 PMDemons and Supervillains: The Language of Darren Wilson’s Grand Jury Testimony
Lexicon Valley
Nov. 25 2014 1:20 PMThe Judge Who Coined “Indict a Ham Sandwich” Was Himself Indicted
Lexicon Valley
Nov. 25 2014 12:57 PMWhat’s the Word for Turkey in Turkish?
Outward
Nov. 25 2014 12:00 PMRemembering the Revolutionary Roots of the Gay Rights Movement
Outward
Nov. 25 2014 8:30 AMGay Soccer Player Robbie Rogers on Coming Out and Handling Homophobia in the Locker Room
Doonan
Nov. 24 2014 3:43 PMShocked? Shocked!How to cause a scandal in a transgressive age.
Lexicon Valley
Nov. 24 2014 2:30 PMSounding Gay, Punk, or Jock: What Language Says About Your Social Group
The Eye
Nov. 24 2014 11:14 AMIkea Jumps on Retro Furniture Trend by Reissuing Its Own Designs
Quora
Nov. 23 2014 7:07 AMWhat’s It Like to Act in Both TV Shows and Movies?
The Spectator
Nov. 27 2014 7:05 AMThe Unbearable Whiteness of White MeatDark meat is better. Why don't we love it more?
Atlas Obscura
Nov. 26 2014 1:52 PMAmalfi’s Abandoned, Overgrown Flour Mills
Outward
Nov. 26 2014 12:43 PMThe HRC’s Southern Gay Rights Strategy Is Condescending and Counterproductive
Holidays
Nov. 26 2014 10:47 AMDon’t Argue Over Thanksgiving Dinner!Solve these conundrums instead.
Outward
Nov. 26 2014 7:56 AMI’m Grateful to Be Gay—Otherwise I Might Have Been a Horrible Person
Holidays
Nov. 25 2014 11:48 PMThe People’s Republic of PlymouthThe strange and persistent right-wing myth that Thanksgiving celebrates the pilgrims’ triumph over socialism.
Inside Higher Ed
Nov. 25 2014 3:22 PMDid We Offend You? What to do when asked not to sing about Andrew Jackson at your college.
The Eye
Nov. 25 2014 1:00 PMAvoid Overeating at Thanksgiving by Ditching Your Serving Tongs and Good China
The Vault
Nov. 25 2014 12:32 PMHow Railroads Advertised for Homesteaders to Settle in Indian Territory 
Atlas Obscura
Nov. 25 2014 9:06 AMThis Red Path in a Forest Ravine Leads to Ultimate Bliss
Outward
Nov. 24 2014 3:57 PM“I’m Not Gay No More” Star Now Has an Album
Outward
Nov. 24 2014 2:47 PMEveryone—Not Just Queers—Should Read Stone Butch Blues
Atlas Obscura
Nov. 24 2014 1:18 PMGraffiti, Grandma Style: The Painted Village of Zalipie
The Shortcut
Nov. 24 2014 9:00 AMThe End of WrinklesThe simplest methods for fixing rumpled clothes, no iron required.
Inside Higher Ed
Nov. 21 2014 3:16 PMColleges and CosbyUniversities patronized by Bill Cosby wrestle with whether to distance themselves from the actor.

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