What Is It Like to Work for Extremely Wealthy People?
Australia Re-Bans Gay Marriage, Demonstrates Brilliance of U.S. System
The 12 Gadgets Every Kitchen Needs
How Queer Is American Horror Story: Coven, Episode 9?
What Was Nelson Mandela Like in Person?
A 10-Month-Old’s Christmas ListDear Santa: Here is everything this adorable baby wants to unwrap and put in his adorable mouth.
The Army's Advice to Soldiers Headed for the Korean War: "Respect Your Allies"
From the Courtroom to the Ballroom: The Most Striking Queer Culture of 2013
Inside Higher Ed
The Real College Barrier for Working-Poor FamiliesPell Grants are broken. Can they be fixed?
Counting Fifes and Drums in George Washington's Army
Santa Claus Should Not Be a White Man AnymoreIt’s time to give St. Nick his long overdue makeover.
They Released a Ron Burgundy ScotchIt’s … not terrible.
What Is It Like to Be Blind?
Mork and MommyIn a live chat, Prudie offers advice about out-of-control family nicknames.
Gender-Ratio Map Shows Where The Men Were In 1870
How Hard Is It to Redesign a Museum? Riveting Behind-the-Scenes Tales.
Jimi Hendrix Made His Guitar Sound Like a Human Voice. Here's How.
The Castle Built by a Spanish Dreamer in the Australian Rainforest
Gift of the MagpieMy husband abandoned us, but still returns at Christmas to sulk.
Does the Gentleman Use His Phone at the Urinal?Depends who’s calling.
The Evangelical Celebrity MachineJanet Mefferd accused pastor Mark Driscoll of plagiarism then deleted all her proof. Why’d she back down?
Turn Your Living Room Into a Luxury Car Showroom
The Surreal Turquoise Landscape of an Alaskan Ice Cave
Do Professors Read Their Reviews on Rate My Professors?
A Case for the Oxford Comma in One Screenshot
This Year Everyone Gets NeonA colorful bargain gift guide for everyone on your list.
Touring the Dying Ghost Ships from the "Mothball Fleet"
Why Cul-de-Sacs Are Bad for Your Health
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?