Christopher Hitchens is undergoing radiation treatment and wasn't able to write this week's column on his usual schedule. He hopes to file soon.
Until then, enjoy this recent 60 Minutes feature on Hitch:
The Most Hated Merger in America Customers, companies, and even regulators mistrust Comcast. No wonder its deal to buy Time Warner Cable fell apart.
Harvard Students Are Clueless About Fighting Fossil Fuels. They Could Learn a Thing or Two From Stanford.
Tab Roulette! Slate’s business and tech writers share what they’re reading, whether they want to or not.
Conspicuous Consumption for the Smug Environmentalist My week driving the BMW i8, an insanely sexy electric car.