Annie Lowrey
Annie Lowrey

Annie Lowrey is a contributing editor for New York magazine. She can be reached at annie.lowrey@gmail.com.

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July 5 2011 5:43 PMGet a Job, Kid! Only 25 percent of American teens have summer jobs, the lowest percentage on record. Why? Are they lazy?
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June 29 2011 4:49 PMHow Much Would You Pay for a Job Offer?TheLadders, a job search site, will guarantee you a job offer if you meet its qualifications and pay $2,500. Is that a good deal?
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June 27 2011 6:26 PMYour Big Car Is Killing MeAmerican cars are getting heavier and heavier. Is that dangerous?
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June 22 2011 5:03 PMNewt's Million-Dollar BlunderDid Tiffany's give Gingrich a sweetheart deal? Or could you too get a $1 million credit line?
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June 16 2011 5:13 PMI Love You, Dad (but $35 Less Than Mom)Do Americans buy more expensive gifts for Father's Day or Mother's Day?
Small Business
June 15 2011 3:57 PMThe Pawnshop Craze Finally Comes to the InternetCan Pawngo attract swanky, cash-poor clients with its new, Web-only pawn operation?
Doublex
June 10 2011 12:20 PMIn Defense of the Crotch Shot When it comes to photographs of penises, context is everything.
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June 8 2011 6:56 PMHappy 10th Birthday, Bush Tax Cuts!You've been a failure in every conceivable way.
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May 31 2011 5:51 PMThe Rent Isn't Too Damn HighWhy it's good news that more Americans are renting rather than buying homes.
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May 26 2011 5:57 PMYour Commute Is Killing YouLong commutes cause obesity, neck pain, loneliness, divorce, stress, and insomnia.
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May 20 2011 5:49 PMLinkedIn Is Worth $9 Billion?How the year's hottest IPO is fueling speculation about a new tech bubble.
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May 16 2011 6:19 PMAbolish the Debt Ceiling! It's a pointless, dangerous historical relic.
Technology
May 12 2011 5:44 PMPay by PhoneIn Europe and Asia, smart phones act like credit cards. How soon until that technology comes to America?
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May 10 2011 2:37 PMLet in the Super-Immigrants!The best way to improve the U.S. economy fast is to poach entrepreneurs from the rest of the world. So why do we make it so difficult for them to immigrate?
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May 5 2011 4:46 PMDon't Build Schools in AfghanistanThe real lesson of the Three Cups of Tea scandal.
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July 1 2011 11:21 AMBuy Lohan, Sell HighWhy is Lindsay Lohan tweeting about the Federal Reserve's monetary policy?
Food
June 29 2011 6:45 AMIs That Cat Chow or Chicken Fried Rice? Take Slate's ingredients quiz.
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June 24 2011 5:18 PMDo Tax Cuts Ever Increase Government Revenues?Three historical examples of tax cuts paying for themselves, and how they undercut the GOP claim that tax cuts always do that.
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June 19 2011 6:37 PMIf It Feels Good, Charge ItHow more debt can lead to better self-esteem—but only if you're young.
The XX Factor
June 16 2011 5:11 PMWeiner's Biggest Mistake?
Small Business
June 13 2011 10:59 AMRent-an-ExpertThe fascinating new business that allows you to buy personal advice from a Nobel Prize-winning economist or a poker champion.
Moneybox
June 9 2011 7:23 PMThe 12-Cent VictoryThe Senate's endorsement of "swipe fee" reform will help small businesses, but maybe not consumers.
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June 2 2011 6:38 PMNo Worse Than ExpectedSure, the economy is bad. But at least it's meeting expectations.
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May 27 2011 5:17 PMSticker Price 101Why can't the government make it easier to compare college costs?
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May 25 2011 5:29 PMStill French, Not MaleWhy Christine Lagarde is the best candidate to lead the IMF—for now.
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May 18 2011 6:07 PMMy Money Is Cooler Than YoursWhy the new electronic currency Bitcoin is a favorite of libertarian hipsters and criminals.
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May 16 2011 3:42 PMDominique Strauss-Kahn's Lavish Life How does a socialist public servant pay for $3,000-a-night hotel suites and first-class flights?
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May 11 2011 5:35 PMIs College a Rotten Investment?Why student loans are not like subprime mortgages.
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May 6 2011 2:59 PMPutting the Squeeze on Jobless BenefitsIt's the wrong time to cut unemployment benefits, so why are Republican-run states doing it anyway?
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May 2 2011 6:32 PMThe $25 Million ManDid the government's huge reward help nail Bin Laden?

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