When Heddy Met SarryIn a live chat, Prudie offers advice about out-of-control family nicknames.
Gender-Ratio Map Shows Where The Men Were In 1870
The Best Is Yet to ComeIn a live chat, Prudie counsels a man who spent a fantastic weekend with a woman but wants to wait before having sex again.
The World's Coolest Treehouse Hotel
The Colorful Frozen World of Harbin's Ice Festival
James Beard Was Wrong. Garlic Powder Is Amazing.
You Did Not See Mommy Kissing Santa ClausI spoiled Santa for a classmate in third grade and have felt guilty about it ever since.
Victimized TwiceRestaurant workers’ wages are routinely docked when customers walk out on their tab. It’s an outrage, and it needs to stop.
Watch Your Step on These Scary Vine Bridges
Oy, Hark!A Jewish parent's guide to Christmas specials.
Monogamy Doesn’t Make Unprotected Anal Sex Safe
A WWII-Era Protest Letter, Sent By Japanese-American Internees Resisting the Draft
The Gimlet EyeConsidering the most unscrewupable of cocktails.
Adorable Scenes from a Japanese Monkey Spa
How Queer Is American Horror Story: Coven: Episode 8?
Slate’s Favorite Recipes of the YearThe dishes we made again and again in 2013.
All I Want for Christmas Is a New Christmas SongThe holiday-song canon is closed. Why?
How Big Is the American Closet?
“I'm a Writer Who Hustled, Not a Hustler Who Wrote”: An Interview With John Rechy
76 Countries Where Same-Sex Relationships Are Illegal
A $335,000 Tiara? You Shouldn’t Have!Absurdly expensive gifts for the super-rich.
The Santa ConspiracyMy first crisis of belief.
Stories That Will Make Your Skin CrawlThe Longform guide to our largest organ.
What's the Best Design for a Popsicle-Stick Bridge?
What Are the Six Types of Heterosexuals?
How Do Soldiers Prepare for Deployment to a War Zone?
Inside Higher Ed
It's Not Just FootballOther college athletes are actually more likely to suffer concussions.
Is This London's Answer to the High Line?
A California College Just Fired This Adjunct Midsemester. Why? They Don’t Have to Tell Him, or Anyone.
My Two LadsMy daughter wants to bring her husband—and her boyfriend—to Christmas.