Blake Wilson

Blake Wilson is a Slate contributor and former Slate editor.

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April 27 2007 1:48 PMWhat's Next?The critical buzz on Next and Dogs That Changed the World.
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April 13 2007 1:35 PMKurt Vonnegut, R.I.P.Vonnegut mourned.
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March 16 2007 12:46 PMUncivil MarriagesThe critical buzz on I Think I Love My Wife and Premonition.
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Nov. 20 2006 4:51 PMFall Into the GapNew York Times Magazine on how to bridge the education gulf.
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Nov. 10 2006 4:04 PMCriminal IntentThe New Republic on nabbing the Bush administration for warrantless spying.
This Just In
Nov. 8 2006 2:51 PMDrunken Mob Attacks Election HeadquartersSlate's rolling state-by-state coverage of the best polling disasters.
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Oct. 31 2006 12:44 PMThe Oracle of Hip-HopThe New Yorker on how a self-help author is bolstering rap's elite.
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Oct. 27 2006 4:01 PMRevoking Bush's Evangelical CardNew Republic on the evangelical backlash against Bush.
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Oct. 24 2006 3:31 PMThe Evolution of MicrocreditThe New Yorker on the state of microfinance.
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Oct. 20 2006 4:33 PMCongressmen Gone WildNew Republic on congressional irresponsibility.
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Oct. 13 2006 5:57 PMDestiny ManifestedWhy land-grabbing is in America's genes.
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Oct. 10 2006 4:56 PMMurdoch a Closet Liberal?The New Yorker tracks Rupert Murdoch's political trail.
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Oct. 6 2006 5:13 PMJohn McCain, Flip-Flopper?The alternating worldviews of the maverick senator.
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Sept. 1 2006 6:37 PMThere Goes the NeighborhoodHow Republicans have taken over a Virginia suburb.
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March 17 2006 4:03 PMThe War on FatPresident Clinton's new pet project.
Summary Judgment
April 24 2007 12:17 PMWhat To Watch This WeekendThe critical buzz on Fracture and Hot Fuzz.
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April 6 2007 1:18 PMPulp Fiction Redux?The critical buzz on Grindhouse.
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Dec. 8 2006 4:09 PMBoom in KhartoumThe Economist on Sudan's burgeoning wealth.
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Nov. 13 2006 1:40 PMComing GreenThe Economist on alternative-energy sources.
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Nov. 8 2006 4:55 PMLagos LamentThe New Yorker's George Packer on the lost "megacity."
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Nov. 1 2006 4:25 PMMoney MattersNew York on how Gothamites make do.
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Oct. 30 2006 2:34 PMThe "Gray" ZoneNewsweek's Fareed Zakaria on evading defeat in Iraq.
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Oct. 25 2006 4:19 PMNuclear IslamNew York Times Magazine on WMD and holy war.
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Oct. 23 2006 2:37 PMTrolling for VotersHow parties are drumming up support as Election Day looms.
Oct. 13 2006 6:23 PMHas the iPod for Books Arrived?Sony's new e-book gadget, reviewed.
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Oct. 11 2006 5:50 PMColbert the New O'Reilly?New York on the left's favorite fake talking head.
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Oct. 9 2006 5:30 PMFoley Sinking the GOP?Is the Foley sex scandal tanking the GOP's congressional chances?
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Sept. 22 2006 5:11 PMGirl FightThe latest battle in the "Mommy Wars."
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Aug. 25 2006 4:02 PMYes, Welfare Reform WorkedClinton's landmark accomplishment, 10 years later.
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March 10 2006 5:50 PMIs Michael Crichton Right?The New Republic examines the author's "hectoring contrarianism."




The End of Pregnancy

And the inevitable rise of the artificial womb.

Doctor Tests Positive for Ebola in New York City

How a Company You’ve Never Heard of Took Control of the Entire Porn Industry

The Hot New Strategy for Desperate Democrats

Blame China for everything.

The Questions That Michael Brown’s Autopsies Can’t Answer


Kiev Used to Be an Easygoing Place

Now it’s descending into madness.


Don’t Just Sit There

How to be more productive during your commute.

There Has Never Been a Comic Book Character Like John Constantine

Which Came First, the Word Chicken or the Word Egg?

  News & Politics
The Slate Quiz
Oct. 24 2014 12:10 AM Play the Slate News Quiz With Jeopardy! superchampion Ken Jennings.
Oct. 23 2014 5:53 PM Amazon Investors Suddenly Bearish on Losing Money
Oct. 23 2014 5:08 PM Why Is an Obscure 1968 Documentary in the Opening Credits of Transparent?
  Double X
The XX Factor
Oct. 23 2014 11:33 AM Watch Little Princesses Curse for the Feminist Cause
  Slate Plus
Oct. 23 2014 11:28 AM Slate’s Working Podcast: Episode 2 Transcript Read what David Plotz asked Dr. Meri Kolbrener about her workday.
Brow Beat
Oct. 23 2014 6:55 PM A Goodfellas Actor Sued The Simpsons for Stealing His Likeness. Does He Have a Case?
Oct. 23 2014 11:47 PM Don’t Just Sit There How to be more productive during your commute.
  Health & Science
Oct. 23 2014 5:42 PM Seriously, Evolution: WTF? Why I love the most awkward, absurd, hacked-together species.
Sports Nut
Oct. 20 2014 5:09 PM Keepaway, on Three. Ready—Break! On his record-breaking touchdown pass, Peyton Manning couldn’t even leave the celebration to chance.