Dissecting the Day's News
Updated Monday, Jan. 17, 2000, at 7:51 PM
Matthew Cooper, a contributing editor of the Washington Monthly, is a national correspondent for Newsweek. His Web site is matthewcooper.com.
Harry Shearer performs many of the voices on The Simpsons. He is also a weekly commentator on ABC TV's World News Now and has a nationally syndicated radio program called Le Show.
Tim Carvell is a senior writer at Entertainment Weekly.
David Shayne is the associate editor of Mad magazine.
Johnette Howard is a sports columnist for New York Newsday. This week she files from Sydney, Australia.
Natalie Angier is a science writer for the New York Times and the author of Woman: An Intimate Geography.
Jonathan Mahler is a contributing writer for the New York Times Magazine and the author of The Challenge: Hamdan v. Rumsfeld and the Fight Over Presidential Power.
Christopher Caldwell is a senior editor at the Weekly Standard. His book Reflections on the Revolution in Europe: Immigration, Islam and the West will be published in the United States in July.
Hanna Rosin is the author of The End of Men, a co-founder of Slate's DoubleX and a senior editor at the Atlantic. She can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org. Follow her on Twitter or Facebook or visit her website.
Jennifer Mendelsohn is a free-lance writer based in Baltimore. Visit her Web site at jennifermendelsohn.com.
Daniel Mendelsohn is an award-winning author, critic, and translator. His two-volume translation of C. P. Cafavy’s poems will be published this May in paperback.
Lynda Obst is producer of How To Lose in a Guy in 10 Days and author of Hello, He Lied.
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Dahlia Lithwick writes about the courts and the law for Slate.
Marjorie Williams (1958-2005) was a Washington Post op-ed columnist and a contributing editor at Vanity Fair.
Joel Achenbach is a reporter for the Washington Post and the author of the new book, A Hole at the Bottom of the Sea: The Race to Kill the BP Oil Gusher.
Emily Yoffe is a regular Slate contributor. She writes the Dear Prudence and Human Guinea Pig columns. You can send Dear Prudence questions for publication to email@example.com. (Questions may be edited.) Subscribe to Emily Yoffe's Facebook page.
David Frum is a senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute and a contributing editor to the Weekly Standard. He is author of What's Right.