Alex Joseph

Alex Joseph is a Slate intern.

April 9 2008 7:05 PMWhat's a "Proxy Battle"?Just what was Microsoft threatening to do to Yahoo?
Today's Blogs
March 26 2008 5:48 PMBloggers on Hillary Clinton's meeting with Richard Mellon Scaife
Today's Blogs
March 14 2008 6:31 PMAshley Breaks OutBloggers on Ashley Dupré's music and her real identity.
Today's Blogs
March 12 2008 6:29 PMBloggers on Spitzer's resignation.
Other Magazines
Feb. 15 2008 4:05 PMMinds of Their OwnThe Economist on the return of the independent voter.
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Feb. 8 2008 3:32 PMThe Gates KeeperThe New York Times Magazine on Defense Secretary Robert Gates.
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Feb. 1 2008 2:34 PMDelegating Their AuthorityThe New York Times Magazine on how the tight presidential-nomination races could depend on superdelegates.
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Jan. 18 2008 4:10 PMSpace InvadersThe Economist on the militarization of space.
Today's Blogs
April 2 2008 6:29 PMBloggers on the newly released Yoo memo.
Today's Blogs
March 21 2008 3:52 PMBloggers on the Richardson endorsement and Belmont's near upset.
March 14 2008 3:23 PMLegally Blind?How bad is David Paterson's vision?
Today's Blogs
Feb. 27 2008 5:37 PMBloggers on the last Democratic debate and William F. Buckley Jr.
The Slate60
Feb. 11 2008 7:35 AMThe 2007 Slate 60: DonationsThe largest American charitable contributions of the year.
A Fine Whine
Feb. 4 2008 3:28 PMConfessions of a Young Hillary SupporterOr, how I became the loneliest man on campus.
Other Magazines
Jan. 25 2008 1:57 PMThe Global Has-BeenThe New York Times Magazine on America's shrinking influence on the world.
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Jan. 11 2008 4:21 PMGive Me Property or Give Me Death!Portfolio on whether property seizures by the Chinese government may lead to demands for more freedom.


Medical Examiner

The Most Terrifying Thing About Ebola 

The disease threatens humanity by preying on humanity.

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.

Global Marches Demand Action on Climate Change


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. 

Why a Sketch of Chelsea Manning Is Stirring Up Controversy

How Worried Should Poland, the Baltic States, and Georgia Be About a Russian Invasion?

  News & Politics
Sept. 20 2014 11:13 AM -30-
Business Insider
Sept. 20 2014 6:30 AM The Man Making Bill Gates Richer
Sept. 20 2014 7:27 AM How Do Plants Grow Aboard the International Space Station?
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 19 2014 4:58 PM Steubenville Gets the Lifetime Treatment (And a Cheerleader Erupts Into Flames)
  Slate Plus
Tv Club
Sept. 21 2014 1:15 PM The Slate Doctor Who Podcast: Episode 5  A spoiler-filled discussion of "Time Heist."
Sept. 21 2014 9:00 PM Attractive People Being Funny While Doing Amusing and Sometimes Romantic Things Don’t dismiss it. Friends was a truly great show.
Future Tense
Sept. 19 2014 6:31 PM The One Big Problem With the Enormous New iPhone
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 21 2014 8:00 AM An Astronaut’s Guided Video Tour of Earth
Sports Nut
Sept. 18 2014 11:42 AM Grandmaster Clash One of the most amazing feats in chess history just happened, and no one noticed.