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The Angle: Both Sides Edition

Slate’s daily newsletter on true crime’s fancy turn, guns and free speech, and Trump’s new Charlottesville statement.

Aug. 14 2017 6:10 PMThe Angle: Sad Monday EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on socialist prospects, Halo Top, and Charlottesville.
Aug. 10 2017 6:05 PMThe Angle: Saddest Story EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on MMA in police departments, Trump’s latest word salad, and the exploitation of “Beautiful Kate.”
Aug. 8 2017 6:06 PMThe Angle: Let the Games Begin EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on market instability, the disappointing Bachelorette, and Trump’s prospects in 2020.
Aug. 4 2017 5:23 PMThe Angle: Sad Summer Break EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Trump and Venezuela, Randy Newman’s latest, and GOP senators going home for break.
Aug. 2 2017 5:57 PMThe Angle: Thomas Clones EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on our warrior caste, antibiotics courses, and Clarence Thomas’ influence.
July 31 2017 6:06 PMThe Angle: We Hardly Knew Ye EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Sam Shepard, screen savers, and the firing of the Mooch.
July 27 2017 6:14 PMThe Angle: Dismantling the Safety Net EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on scaling back entitlements, Silicon Valley’s weak resistance, and why the Goldwater rule is irrelevant.
July 25 2017 6:02 PMThe Angle: “Skinny Repeal” EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on the GOP’s health care Plan C, “transparency” in the Trump administration, and the problem with trying to reduce rats.
July 21 2017 5:59 PMThe Angle: More Trump Than Trump EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Anthony Scaramucci, the limits of the law, and anti-abortion protesters in Kentucky.
July 19 2017 5:54 PMThe Angle: Here All Week EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on POTUS and the troops, Arya Stark as villain, and comedy in the age of Trump.
July 17 2017 6:05 PMThe Angle: See What Sticks EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on paths to BCRA passage, Trump defenses of collusion, and dangerous fun.
July 13 2017 5:53 PMThe Angle: Wasted Sasse EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on dieting and placebos, our low wages problem, and Ben Sasse’s lost potential.
July 11 2017 6:13 PMThe Angle: Junior Collusion EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on climate alarmism, punchable faces, and Donnie's emails.
July 7 2017 5:54 PMThe Angle: Underlying Motives EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Trump and wrestling, Andrew Cuomo 2020, and the Voter Integrity Commission.
July 5 2017 5:59 PMThe Angle: Litmus Test EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on doctors with disabilities, the Charlie Gard case, and a question for Trump’s judicial nominees.
Aug. 11 2017 6:07 PMThe Angle: On Strike EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on jobs without workers, Trump’s little bubble, and podiatrist-approved sandals.
Aug. 9 2017 6:00 PMThe Angle: Science Troubles EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on the Damore firing, tough Democrats, and lawsuits against the trans troops ban.
Aug. 7 2017 6:10 PMThe Angle: No Weed EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on generals in charge, Jeff Sessions’ war on marijuana, and Jaime Lannister’s failings.
Aug. 3 2017 5:57 PMThe Angle: Stopped Clock EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Word’s badness, resistance thirst, and Trump’s rightness.
Aug. 1 2017 6:05 PMThe Angle: House of Chaos EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on reigning chaos at the White House, Sessions’ war on leakers, and Facebook’s dominance.
July 28 2017 6:01 PMThe Angle: “Thumbs Down” EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Trumpcare’s late-night death, the enabling Mooch, and the return of Arcade Fire.
July 26 2017 6:46 PMThe Angle: Another Cruel Ban EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Trump’s transgender ban, gentrification, and experimental medical treatments.
July 24 2017 6:16 PMThe Angle: Bad Commands EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on another presidential breach, homicidal nurses, and Microsoft Paint’s retirement.
July 20 2017 6:08 PMThe Angle: Fought the Law EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Dunkirk’s fact and fiction, Sessions’ recusal, and Trump and the law.
July 18 2017 6:03 PMThe Angle: Double Trump Fail EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on the Iran deal, the health care bill, and Dunkirk.
July 14 2017 6:05 PMThe Angle: Playing Chicken EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on a new TB risk, David Brooks’ lunchmeats column, and the GOP’s silence.
July 12 2017 6:11 PMThe Angle: Not Fredo EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Christopher Wray, the “Trump tax,” and poor Fredo Corleone.
July 10 2017 5:58 PMThe Angle: Gay Villain EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on the G-19, our sense of direction, and homophobic Trump jokes.
July 6 2017 6:08 PMThe Angle: Trump in Russia EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on minimum wage in Seattle, the future of marriage equality, and Trump’s meeting with Putin.
June 30 2017 6:28 PMThe Angle: No Therapist EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Trump’s voter fraud commission, #TinyDeclaration, and mental health coverage through the ACA.

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