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The Angle: The Sleep Deprivation Edition

Slate’s daily newsletter on lessons from Elon Musk’s sleeping patterns, Omarosa’s booby traps, and revisiting The Joy Luck Club.

Aug. 16 2018 5:14 PMThe Angle: Goodbye, Queen EditionSlate’s newsletter on Aretha Franklin, the N-word tape, and John Brennan’s clearance.
Aug. 14 2018 5:33 PMThe Angle: Kansas Muddle EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Omarosa, sex robots, and Kris Kobach’s spectacular mess.
Aug. 10 2018 6:21 PMThe Angle: The Embarrassing Diplomacy EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on BlacKkKlansman, the Shiloh scandal, and Jack Dorsey.
Aug. 8 2018 5:53 PMThe Angle: The Clinton Impeachment EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Slow Burn Season 2, asbestos, and the wellness industry.
Aug. 6 2018 5:57 PMThe Angle: The Public Contradictions EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Ivanka and Melania, Infowars being banned, and the return of Better Call Saul.
Aug. 2 2018 6:03 PMThe Angle: The Crime of Fashion EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on a Syrian refugee story, biased food studies, and Paul Manafort’s lavish wardrobe.
July 31 2018 6:09 PMThe Angle: Dark Future EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on “no means no,” MoviePass, and punishment for abortion.
July 27 2018 5:42 PMThe Angle: Male Bench EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on male judicial appointees, Trump and India, and a new Frasier.
July 25 2018 6:19 PMThe Angle: Center Doesn’t Hold EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on “stand your ground,” the cashless future, and Democratic centrists.
July 23 2018 6:07 PMThe Angle: What Base? EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on interviewers’ signals, that Iran tweet, and the power of the Trump voter.
July 19 2018 6:05 PMThe Angle: Want to Believe EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on incel memes, curbside real estate, and Trump’s delusions.
July 17 2018 5:38 PMThe Angle: Turnabout EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on “appeasement,” MS-13, and Trump’s walk back.
July 13 2018 5:32 PMThe Angle: Indictments Day EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on “billionaires,” partisanship, and Mueller’s progress.
July 11 2018 5:54 PMThe Angle: Anything Goes EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Republican transgressions, Trump and NATO, and a bad play.
July 9 2018 5:53 PMThe Angle: Poor Trolls EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on reporting sexual harassment, bosses’ overreach, and the fate of trolls post-Trump.
Aug. 15 2018 5:50 PMThe Angle: He Wrote the Foreword EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on a cow song, bad jobs numbers, and a new book about Kissinger.
Aug. 13 2018 6:01 PMThe Angle: The Meager Turnout EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on lessons from the Unite the Right 2 rally, V.S. Naipaul, and Trump’s war on California.
Aug. 9 2018 6:01 PMThe Angle: The Young Voters EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on New York City’s Uber cap, getting young people to the polls, and the Oscars’ new category.
Aug. 7 2018 6:06 PMThe Angle: The Real Info War EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Alex Jones, diverse news sources, and Black Women’s Equal Pay Day.
Aug. 3 2018 6:03 PMThe Angle: The #SayHerName EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on the QAnon community, Sarah Jeong’s tweets, and the death of Nia Wilson.
Aug. 1 2018 5:53 PMThe Angle: Try Anything EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on bad scientists, Taiwan’s plight, and Republican brazenness.
July 30 2018 5:57 PMThe Angle: This Was Us EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Jim Jordan, porn “addiction,” and abortion stories.
July 26 2018 5:50 PMThe Angle: Vulnerable Us EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Russian hacking, pedophilia smears, and fake eyelashes.
July 24 2018 5:52 PMThe Angle: Different Countries EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Trump’s Iran tweet, pot addiction, and those horrid Democratic Socialists.
July 20 2018 5:44 PMThe Angle: Good Plan EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Nanette, a Senate fight, and the Sierra Club vs. Scott Pruitt.
July 18 2018 5:48 PMThe Angle: Corrections Correcting EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Mariia Butina, Wisconsin’s swing right, and the revisions to come.
July 16 2018 5:51 PMThe Angle: Embarrassing! EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on the Helsinki summit, Chicago’s police, and bad melon.
July 12 2018 5:47 PMThe Angle: Suffer for Her Sins EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on female pain, cyclists’ rights, and Trump at NATO.
July 10 2018 6:08 PMThe Angle: Picked Justice EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Brett Kavanaugh, Melania’s Instagram, and the future of child separation.
July 6 2018 5:18 PMThe Angle: Win for Whistleblowers EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Elon Musk’s Twitter, anxiety at work, and Scott Pruitt’s ouster.

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