Bill Bishop

Dec. 11 2008 8:04 PMHow the Rich Are Different From You and MePlaces that went for Obama are richer and smarter than places that went for McCain.
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Nov. 4 2008 8:20 AMNo, We Didn’t: America Hasn't Changed as Much as Tuesday’s Results Would Indicate
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Oct. 30 2008 9:47 AMHow Running a Campaign Is Like Building a Megachurch
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Oct. 28 2008 10:46 AMThe Stuff in Your Bedroom Signals How You Vote
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Oct. 21 2008 8:05 PMAn Election Story for Those Who Like To Watch
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Oct. 20 2008 9:19 AMWhy the Workplace Is Essential to Democracy
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Oct. 15 2008 10:50 AMWhere Are All The Good Men?
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Oct. 13 2008 8:50 AMExtremism at McCain Rallies Comes Naturally
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Oct. 8 2008 9:09 AMRealignment? Nope. Just More of The Same.
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Oct. 6 2008 8:24 AMWhat Change Means: It's Not Policy; It's Process
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Oct. 1 2008 9:44 AMWhat's Missing Is Followership
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Sept. 29 2008 9:29 AMSo What If They Didn't Talk? The Differences Were Still Fundamental.
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Sept. 24 2008 12:36 PMColorado Is Importing Democrats
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Sept. 20 2008 6:43 PMRural Voters in Battleground States Love Palin, Back McCain
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Sept. 18 2008 8:07 AMWhat Are The Politics Here? You Can Tell By Lookin'
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Nov. 10 2008 12:22 PMIt's Time Now To Allow Politicians To Do Their Jobs
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Nov. 3 2008 9:14 AMStill Undecided? Ask Your Neighbor.
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Oct. 29 2008 10:18 AMAmerica's Partisan Reading List
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Oct. 27 2008 8:39 AMWhich Side Is Trying To Steal the Election? The Other One.
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Oct. 21 2008 9:11 AMSpank Your Kids? You Likely Vote Republican.
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Oct. 17 2008 9:08 AMThis Campaign Has Gone Positively 19th Century
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Oct. 14 2008 9:05 AMEnough Already With Political Categories Like "White Women"
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Oct. 9 2008 9:00 AMLearning a Lesson From the "Redneck Caucus"
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Oct. 7 2008 7:56 AMIf This Is a "Change" Election, Then What's Changed?
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Oct. 2 2008 11:31 AMWhy House Members Aren't Supposed To Just "Vote Their Districts"
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Sept. 30 2008 8:45 AMThirty Years and Three Reasons Congress Imploded
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Sept. 25 2008 1:33 PMWhy No One Trusts the Government to Fix Anything Anymore
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Sept. 22 2008 9:54 PMIn Politics, It's Not What They Say; It's What You Hear
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Sept. 19 2008 8:28 AMWill Rural Voters Make It Three in a Row for Republicans?
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Sept. 17 2008 8:18 AMSex Ed—an Oldie and a Goodie, With Meaning



Sports Nut

Grandmaster Clash

One of the most amazing feats in chess history just happened, and no one noticed.

The Extraordinary Amicus Brief That Attempts to Explain the Wu-Tang Clan to the Supreme Court Justices

Amazon Is Officially a Gadget Company. Here Are Its Six New Devices.

How Much Should You Loathe NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell?

Here are the facts.

Amazon Is Officially a Gadget Company


The Human Need to Find Connections in Everything

It’s the source of creativity and delusions. It can harm us more than it helps us.


How to Order Chinese Food

First, stop thinking of it as “Chinese food.”

Scotland Is Inspiring Secessionists Across America

You Shouldn’t Spank Anyone but Your Consensual Sex Partner

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  News & Politics
Sept. 18 2014 10:42 AM Scalia’s Liberal Streak The conservative justice’s most brilliant—and surprisingly progressive—moments on the bench.
Business Insider
Sept. 17 2014 1:36 PM Nate Silver Versus Princeton Professor: Who Has the Right Models?
Sept. 18 2014 11:25 AM Gays on TV: From National Freakout to Modern Family Fun
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 18 2014 12:03 PM The NFL Opines on “the Role of the Female”
  Slate Plus
Slate Fare
Sept. 17 2014 9:37 AM Is Slate Too Liberal?  A members-only open thread.
Brow Beat
Sept. 18 2014 11:48 AM Watch the Hilarious First Sketch From Season 4 of Key & Peele
Future Tense
Sept. 18 2014 10:07 AM “The Day It All Ended” A short story from Hieroglyph, a new science fiction anthology.
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 18 2014 7:30 AM Red and Green Ghosts Haunt the Stormy Night
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.