Bush's Acceptance Speech, by William Saletan (Friday, Aug. 4, 9:30 a.m.)
The Republicans' Opening-Night Tactics, by William Saletan (Tuesday, Aug. 1, 4 p.m.)
Fly-Fishing Through the GOP Convention, by Timothy Noah (Thursday, Aug. 3, 1:53 p.m.)
Spinning the Republican Color Well, by Timothy Noah (Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2:28 p.m.
Memo to Marian Wright Edelman: Don't Sue Dubya! by Timothy Noah (Tuesday, Aug. 1, 3:41 p.m.)
Whose Convention Goes First? by Jeremy Derfner (Thursday, Aug. 3, 2:59 p.m.)
Cheney and the Oil Cartel: Episode 2, by Mickey Kaus (Monday, July 31, 7:31 a.m.)
TODAY IN SLATE
The Irritating Confidante
John Dickerson on Ben Bradlee’s fascinating relationship with John F. Kennedy.
My Father Invented Social Networking at a Girls’ Reform School in the 1930s
Renée Zellweger’s New Face Is Too Real
Sleater-Kinney Was Once America’s Best Rock Band
Can it be again?
The All The President’s Men Scene That Captured Ben Bradlee
Is It Better to Be a Hero Like Batman?
Or an altruist like Bruce Wayne?
Driving in Circles
The autonomous Google car may never actually happen.