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The Angle: Imploding/Exploding Obamacare Edition

Slate’s daily newsletter on bipartisan pipe dreams, damaging environmental policies, and Trump’s successes outside of legislation.

March 27 2017 6:55 PMThe Angle: Aggressive Fox Sports EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on pugnacious sports networks, important anti-discrimination rulings, and the GOP’s big gift to Democrats.
March 23 2017 6:51 PMThe Angle: Separate Beds EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on the pros and cons of filibusters, the president’s 1950s bed setup, and lawmakers really going too far with partisan loyalty.
March 21 2017 7:14 PMThe Angle: Cowardly House Intelligence Committee EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on misguided laptop bans, Gorsuch’s cruel judicial comments, and a biased House Committee.
March 17 2017 5:24 PMThe Angle: Movie Villain EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Trump’s brags, Gorka’s ties to anti-Semitism, and Match Day.
March 15 2017 6:31 PMThe Angle: Scoops and Spectacles EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Rachel Maddow’s flop, the president’s listening skills, and the depressing good news about Trumpcare.
March 13 2017 6:50 PMThe Angle: Political Directness EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on hate speech, NCAA ratings, and Oklahoman voters fighting for progress.
March 9 2017 4:55 PMThe Angle: Failing Trumpcare EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Trumpcare’s botched rollout, undocumented immigrants’ backup plans, and the return of King Kong.
March 7 2017 6:57 PMRepublicare EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on the GOP health care plan, doctors’ lessons for cops, and the real villain of Get Out.
March 3 2017 6:20 PMThe Angle: Nothing to Yawn About EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on “willful” lies, postponing a Justice confirmation, and contagious yawning.
March 1 2017 7:05 PMThe Angle: “Presidential” Speech EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on fiery town halls, the right to social media, and the still-debased presidency.
Feb. 27 2017 5:59 PMThe Angle: Hooray for Moonlight EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on the Oscar winner, the Justice Department, and the age of consent.
Feb. 23 2017 5:40 PMThe Angle: Unfulfilled “Greatness” EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on presidential hot air, doctor-censoring Floridians, and partisan stock markets.
Feb. 21 2017 6:02 PMThe Angle: One Month In EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on the damage done in Trump’s first month, Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster, and parenting a gender-nonconforming child.
Feb. 16 2017 6:01 PMThe Angle: Everest of Deals EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Trump’s hapless Middle East dealmaking, a new front in the emoluments wars, and Reese Witherspoon’s new HBO show.
Feb. 14 2017 5:18 PMThe Angle: The Jiggly Hips EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Michael Flynn’s departure, Kellyanne Conway’s constant spin, and a dubious study about dancing.
March 24 2017 6:21 PMThe Angle: Goodbye Trumpcare EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on the death of the AHCA, Kellyanne Conway’s conflict, and everyone calling Trump a liar.
March 22 2017 6:29 PMThe Angle: Witches Who Resist EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on the GOP’s Trumpcare conundrum, Disney’s “exclusively gay” moment, and witches opposing fascism.
March 20 2017 7:52 PMThe Angle: R.I.P. Chuck Berry EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Neil Gorsuch’s past, a rock ’n’ roll giant, and an impossible choice for undocumented immigrants.
March 16 2017 5:28 PMThe Angle: Dead Presidents EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Trump’s heartlessly incompetent budget, his white-supremacist hero, and the fast-food chain that attacked him on Twitter.
March 14 2017 6:57 PMThe Angle: Canadian Bacon EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Flynn’s sins, news for kids, and the northern Trump.
March 10 2017 5:56 PMThe Angle: Con Man in Chief EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Trump’s broken promises, tanning taxes, and the realness of Get Out.
March 8 2017 7:26 PMWomen’s Day EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on women on strike, abusive education programs, and the problem that Uber and Google share.
March 6 2017 6:23 PMThe Angle: Resilience EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Wikipedia wars, socialist holidays, and euphemisms for climate change.
March 2 2017 6:23 PMThe Angle: Lyin’ Jeff Sessions EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on threats to marriage equality, the trouble with Feud, and the attorney general’s lies.
Feb. 28 2017 7:18 PMThe Angle: The Best Words EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Trumpian language, presidential amnesia, and the return of the death penalty.
Feb. 24 2017 5:42 PMThe Angle: Who Likes the Alt-Right EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on CPAC vs. the alt-right, celebrities in the Trump era, and Get Out.
Feb. 22 2017 6:32 PMThe Angle: Least Anti-Semitic Person EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Trump’s false-flag rhetoric, resistance through chart domination, and dangerously comforting parody tweets.
Feb. 17 2017 5:17 PMThe Angle: “Careened Into Total Absurdity” EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on the false promises of sanctuary cities, how social media favors the outsider, and Trump’s (latest) public humiliation.
Feb. 15 2017 5:47 PMThe Angle: “Protest Is the New Tinder” EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Trudeau’s Catch-22, cutesy protest signs, and James Baldwin’s legacy.
Feb. 13 2017 5:39 PMThe Angle: I Can’t Possibly Accept This EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on the Democrats’ message, the Grammys’ race problem, and why secondhand smoke was overhyped.

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