The Hierarchy of Humanities SchadenfreudeScoffing at academic job-market losers comes from some unexpected places.
Accidental CAPS LOCK and Its Discontents
Is This Project Guerrilla Street Art or Vandalism?
Volvo’s Brilliant New Spray Paint Makes Bikes Reflective for Nighttime Rides
The Ted Kennedy Institute Combines Cutting-Edge Tech With a Full-Scale Senate Chamber Replica
Clean BreakPrudie advises a woman worried that her brother being the office janitor might hurt her career.
The Cast of Broadway’s Fun Home Visits the Real Fun Home
Indiana’s New Law Allows Discrimination. That Was the Point.
Handprints of Hitler, Mussolini, and FDR, Analyzed by a Palm Reader in 1938
Lessons From One Year of Same-Sex Marriage in England and Wales
Biggest SelloutNow that Guinness World Records is in bed with publicity-seeking companies, can we trust it?
What Happened at Slate This Week?Alison Griswold describes her experience reporting on the Germanwings tragedy.
Charm OffensiveEngaging emojis and other points of digital charm.
Georgia Legislators Admit It: “Religious Liberty” Bill Is About Anti-Gay Discrimination
Photos of Bohemian Partiers in New York’s Greenwich Village, 1910-1920
A Chart of New Guinea in 1901, When the Island Was Halfway Between Unmapped and Mapped
Help, I Think My Daughter’s Boyfriend Is Gay. (Video.)
The "Marriage-Go-Round" Follows a Sad Marriage From Dating to Death
Mike Pence Is Either Lying or Deluded About Indiana’s “Religious Freedom” Law
Buy Your Way to Happiness One Small Idol at a Time During the Alasitas Festival
Inside Higher Ed
Criticism UnwelcomeThe United Arab Emirates blocked an NYU professor who questioned its policies. Is academic freedom at risk?
Bottled UpPrudie counsels a woman whose sex drive has been killed by breast-feeding. Should she have sex anyway?
Dear Prudence Live ChatFor March 30, 2015.
The “How Does a U.N. Official Work?” TranscriptWhat’s it like to manage the U.N.’s Ebola response? Read a transcript of Adam Davidson’s conversation with the assistant secretary-general for field support.
The Tape ShelfHow to hang pictures without making a drywall mess.
Why Do Game Shows Use Actors as Contestants?
Inside Higher Ed
Fighting Words?A professor compared Hamas to a rabid pit bull. Free speech couldn’t protect him from student vitriol.
What If Neighboring Skyscrapers Could Cancel Out Each Other’s Shadows?
The DeMoulin Company Got Their Start as a Popular Manufacturer of Fake Goats
What Skills Are Necessary for All Careers?