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May 1 2007 5:43 PMWas George Tenet's 60 Minutes Performance a Slam Dunk?A Slatevideo news graph.
Damned Spot
April 20 2007 6:24 Bombs McCainThe politics of McCain's Iran ditty.
April 18 2007 4:39 PMAmerican Idol: The Slate SurveyWho are this week's real bottom three?
April 4 2007 4:07 PMGrading Bush's Veto ThreatA Slate video news graph.
Damned Spot
March 29 2007 9:21 PMRudy on the RadioGiuliani's first campaign spot.
Damned Spot
March 21 2007 7:34 AMUnderground OrwellDissecting the Obama mystery ad.
Political Gabfest
April 6 2007 12:45 PMThe Mini-GabfestListen to Slate's weekly political show.
March 12 2007 4:35 PMA Rock With ArmsAnd other euphemisms for workplace incompetence.
Political Gabfest
March 15 2007 6:27 PMThe Survivalist GabfestListen to Slate's weekly political show.
Feb. 21 2007 5:54 PMThe New JFK FilmA close look at the moments before the assassination.
Feb. 16 2007 11:00 AMThe Gabfest and Jack BauerListen to Slate's weekly political show.
Feb. 9 2007 1:11 PMThe Nonbinding GabfestListen to Slate's weekly political show.
Feb. 2 2007 12:48 PMThe Political Gaffe-festListen to Slate's weekly political show.
Jan. 26 2007 11:46 AMMadam Speaker, the GabfestListen to Slate's weekly political show.
Jan. 19 2007 2:28 PMThe Bifurcated GabfestListen to Slate's weekly political show.
Political Gabfest
May 4 2007 12:28 PMThe Gabfest and the 10 Republican CandidatesListen to Slate's weekly political show.
April 19 2007 4:52 PMSlate's Newsreel on March '07A look back at a month of scandals.
Political Gabfest
April 20 2007 12:30 PMThe Gabfest and the 5-4 MajorityListen to Slate's weekly political show.
March 30 2007 2:32 PMFred Thompson's First Campaign Ad?At least, this is how we imagine it.
The Audio Book Club
March 29 2007 3:26 PMThe Audio Book Club on Richard FordDissecting Independence Day.
March 19 2007 5:40 PMThis American Sneak PeekWatch an exclusive segment from Ira Glass' new TV show.
March 13 2007 1:49 PMSlate's Newsreel on February '07A look back at the tabloids' dream month.
Damned Spot
March 8 2007 7:26 AMJohn Edwards' Bad EditThe candidate's video sleight of hand.
Feb. 23 2007 1:02 PMThe Gabfest Gets PersonalListen to Slate's weekly political show.
Feb. 16 2007 11:44 AMChecking Out The 1/2 Hour News HourSlate's commentary.
Feb. 12 2007 5:53 PMAh, Remember January?Slate'snewsreel takes you all the way back to … last month.
Feb. 8 2007 6:21 PMThe Super Bowl DietWhat if you ate everything they advertised?
Feb. 1 2007 6:02 PMThe YouTube Gotcha GameHow Web video could sink a presidential candidate or two.
Jan. 25 2007 2:30 PMPlastered, Hammered, and Other Euphemisms for DrunkPlus, help us describe your lazy co-workers.
Damned Spot
Jan. 16 2007 7:28 PMBarack (Almost) Jumps InDissecting Obama's campaign biography.




Scalia’s Liberal Streak

The conservative justice’s most brilliant—and surprisingly progressive—moments on the bench.

Colorado Is Ground Zero for the Fight Over Female Voters

There’s a Way to Keep Ex-Cons Out of Prison That Pays for Itself. Why Don’t More States Use It?

The NFL Explains How It Sees “the Role of the Female”

The Music Industry Is Ignoring Some of the Best Black Women Singing R&B


Theo’s Joint and Vanessa’s Whiskey

No sitcom did the “Very Special Episode” as well as The Cosby Show.


The Other Huxtable Effect

Thirty years ago, The Cosby Show gave us one of TV’s great feminists.

Cliff Huxtable Explains the World: Five Lessons From TV’s Greatest Dad

Why Television Needs a New Cosby Show Right Now

  News & Politics
Sept. 18 2014 8:20 PM A Clever Attempt at Explaining Away a Vote Against the Farm Bill
Sept. 18 2014 6:02 PM A Chinese Company Just Announced the Biggest IPO in U.S. History
The Slate Quiz
Sept. 18 2014 11:44 PM Play the Slate News Quiz With Jeopardy! superchampion Ken Jennings.
  Double X
Sept. 18 2014 8:07 PM Crying Rape False rape accusations exist, and they are a serious problem.
  Slate Plus
Behind the Scenes
Sept. 18 2014 1:23 PM “It’s Not Every Day That You Can Beat the World Champion” An exclusive interview with chess grandmaster Fabiano Caruana.
Brow Beat
Sept. 18 2014 4:33 PM The Top 5 Dadsplaining Moments From The Cosby Show
Future Tense
Sept. 18 2014 6:48 PM By 2100 the World's Population Could Be 11 Billion
  Health & Science
Sept. 18 2014 3:35 PM Do People Still Die of Rabies? And how do you know if an animal is rabid?
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.