No. 479: "Talking Turkey"

Testing your knowledge of what happened this week
Sept. 19 2000 3:00 AM

No. 479: "Talking Turkey"

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Samuel Johnson's Birthday Extra

Dr. Johnson was born on Sept. 18, 1709. A wonderful, and wonderfully indexed, collection of his brilliant and amusing observations can be found at the Samuel Johnson Sound Bite Page.

Common Denominator

Petroleum, Pokémon.

TODAY IN SLATE

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Blacks Don’t Have a Corporal Punishment Problem

Americans do. But when blacks exhibit the same behaviors as others, it becomes part of a greater black pathology. 

I Bought the Huge iPhone. I’m Already Thinking of Returning It.

Scotland Is Just the Beginning. Expect More Political Earthquakes in Europe.

Students Aren’t Going to College Football Games as Much Anymore

And schools are getting worried.

Two Damn Good, Very Different Movies About Soldiers Returning From War

The XX Factor

Lifetime Didn’t Think the Steubenville Rape Case Was Dramatic Enough

So they added a little self-immolation.

Medical Examiner

The Most Terrifying Thing About Ebola 

The disease threatens humanity by preying on humanity.

Lifetime Didn’t Find the Steubenville Rape Case Dramatic Enough, So They Added Self-Immolation

Why Hillary Clinton and Other Democrats Are Shrewd to Frame All Issues As “Women’s Issues”

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