“They May Be Nuts, but They’re Not Stupid”Former Hezbollah hostage Terry Anderson on ISIS and the terrifying new normal it’s created.
On the Ground in Lebanon, 1983 Terry Anderson on the calm before he was kidnapped for more than six years.
Keepaway, on Three. Ready—Break!On his record-breaking touchdown pass, Peyton Manning couldn’t even leave the celebration to chance.
Kelly Slater, Ageless WonderWatch the 11-time world champion pull off a near-impossible surfing move.
The Brutal End of Richard III’s ReignTwo years after his body was discovered, bone scans show the monarch died a brutal, painful, undignified death.
“Covering Violence Is Not Something That You Do Without Effect on You”Terry Anderson on the personal, physical, and emotional strains of being a foreign correspondent.
Alex Gordon’s Not-So-Mad DashShould the Royals left fielder have tried to run all the way home to tie Game 7 of the World Series?
Is Stockholm Syndrome Real?After nearly seven years with Hezbollah captors, Terry Anderson doesn’t think so.
Kegger at Mrs. Rudd’s House!The Royals are going to the World Series. Paul Rudd has ideas for a celebration.
This Is What The Inside of an Active Volcano Looks Like. Shocker, It’s Terrifying (and Awesome).
The Aftershocks of Colonialism Africa’s postcolonial recovery and the problem with how it’s covered.
“I Really Couldn’t Get My Mind Around What Had Happened” Why Philip Gourevitch kept going back to Rwanda.
“That’s Called Jim Crow”Philip Gourevitch on America’s hypocritical interventions in Africa.
You’re Cut, Adrian PetersonWhy fantasy football owners should release the Minnesota Vikings star.
Cleveland’s Worst In the Tamir Rice shooting and other travesties, why do good police officers stand behind their reckless colleagues?
The Semi-Retirement Myth Don’t buy the tales of meaningful work into your 70s. Your retirement is inevitable—and bleaker than the last generation’s.
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CPS Finds "Free-Range" Parents Responsible for Unsubstantiated Child Neglect. Now What?
The Walking Dead Podcast Listen to an early release of Slate's recap of Episode 12, "Remember."
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