Andy Bowers Andy Bowers

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Jan. 12 2007 11:54 AMThe Gabfest and the SurgeListen to Slate's weekly political show.
The Audio Book Club
Dec. 27 2006 3:05 PMDissecting The Emperor's ChildrenSlate's Audio Book Club on Claire Messud.
Dec. 15 2006 4:46 PMBond Doesn't Know PokerWhat Casino Royale gets wrong about the casino.
Damned Spot
Dec. 13 2006 2:24 PMBarack Declares!Is it the first campaign ad of 2008?
Dec. 7 2006 3:08 PMThe Candidate and the GirlA NewsLit Newsreel.
Nov. 17 2006 12:56 PMThe Gabfest and Al JazeeraListen to Slate's weekly political show.
Nov. 7 2006 12:23 PMElection EuphemismsPlus, our sexy new contest.
Damned Spot
Nov. 3 2006 7:42 PMThe Slimiest Campaign Ads of 2006Slate crowns this year's worst of the worst.
The Audio Book Club
Nov. 1 2006 1:21 PMThe Audio Book Club ReturnsOur critics discuss The Omnivore's Dilemma.
Damned Spot
Oct. 30 2006 2:10 PMHarold Ford: Playboy?Slate's remixed campaign ads.
Oct. 24 2006 1:58 PMEating the Grass by the RootAnd other great euphemisms for death.
Oct. 20 2006 3:45 PMThe Faith-Based GabfestListen to Slate's weekly political show.
Oct. 9 2006 5:13 PMSpoiling The DepartedSlate's "post-view" of Scorsese's latest.
Sept. 21 2006 1:00 PMRightsize That Euphemism!Slate's language contest returns.
Damned Spot
Sept. 18 2006 5:02 PMThe Tennessee Death WaltzDissecting ads from the Tennessee Senate race.
Jan. 11 2007 7:48 PMGrading Bush's SpeechOur video focus group rates the surge.
Dec. 21 2006 6:11 PMEuphemisms for … SexPlus, help us find the best way to say drunk.
The Audio Book Club
Dec. 15 2006 4:31 PMSlate's Audio Book Club ReturnsListen for The Emperor's Children on Dec. 27.
Dec. 8 2006 12:31 PMThe Gabfest Savors HypocrisyListen to Slate's weekly political show.
Nov. 22 2006 4:34 PMListening to the Slate 60Audio and video from our recent conference.
Nov. 9 2006 3:33 PMThe Speaker and the PresidentA NewsLit Newsreel.
Nov. 6 2006 1:59 PMSpoiling BoratListen to our "post-view" audio program.
Nov. 3 2006 3:58 PMThe Gabfest PrognosticatesListen to Slate's weekly political show.
Oct. 30 2006 4:04 PMSlate Looks at the ElectionsListen to our special forum on the midterms.
Oct. 27 2006 3:56 PMThe Gabfest and the Playboy PartyListen to Slate's weekly political show.
Oct. 23 2006 10:57 AMThe Devil Is in the RetailersA new Slate video sketch.
Damned Spot
Oct. 12 2006 5:38 PMA Foley Apology, TranslatedSlate's remixed campaign ads.
Sept. 26 2006 4:40 PMHistoric Gaffes RevisitedA new Slate video feature.
Sept. 19 2006 3:36 PMSpoiling The Black DahliaSlate's "post-view" of Brian De Palma's latest.
The Audio Book Club
Sept. 18 2006 4:01 PMAn Audio Book Club for OmnivoresRead our October selection.



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.

Two Damn Good, Very Different Movies About Soldiers Returning From War

The XX Factor

Lifetime Didn’t Think the Steubenville Rape Case Was Dramatic Enough

So they added a little self-immolation.


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?

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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?
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The XX Factor
Sept. 19 2014 4:58 PM Steubenville Gets the Lifetime Treatment (And a Cheerleader Erupts Into Flames)
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Slate Picks
Sept. 19 2014 12:00 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? The Slatest editor tells us to read well-informed skepticism, media criticism, and more.
Brow Beat
Sept. 20 2014 3:21 PM “The More You Know (About Black People)” Uses Very Funny PSAs to Condemn Black Stereotypes
Future Tense
Sept. 19 2014 6:31 PM The One Big Problem With the Enormous New iPhone
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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.