In Praise of the Naked BootlegPeyton Manning’s most unstoppable weapon reveals what makes him a great quarterback.
A Commissioner Everyone Can HateOn further review, Roger Goodell butchered this season from end to end.
NFL 2012Steve Young is right: The NFL will win the referee lockout, no matter how much you complain.
The Rarest Play in the NFLLast night was probably the closest we’ll ever get to a Super Bowl fair-catch kick.
The Grandparent Trap The shameful problem of elder financial abuse is only going to get worse.
What We Like Right Now Our favorite picks for the week of July 27, curated by Slate writers and editors.
The End of the Tour David Foster Wallace is at the center of a movie of ideas that contains actual ideas.
Fetal Tissue Gives Hope for One of the Worst Diseases Planned Parenthood is right to supply it.
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