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.
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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."




Smash and Grab

Will competitive Senate contests in Kansas and South Dakota lead to more late-breaking races in future elections?

Stop Panicking. America Is Now in Very Good Shape to Respond to the Ebola Crisis.

The 2014 Kansas City Royals Show the Value of Building a Mediocre Baseball Team

The GOP Won’t Win Any Black Votes With Its New “Willie Horton” Ad

Sleater-Kinney Was Once America’s Best Rock Band

Can it be again?


Forget Oculus Rift

This $25 cardboard box turns your phone into an incredibly fun virtual reality experience.

I Am 25. I Don’t Work at Facebook. My Doctors Want Me to Freeze My Eggs.

These Companies in Japan Are More Than 1,000 Years Old

  News & Politics
Oct. 20 2014 8:14 PM You Should Be Optimistic About Ebola Don’t panic. Here are all the signs that the U.S. is containing the disease.
Business Insider
Oct. 21 2014 11:27 AM There Is Now a Real-life Hoverboard You Can Preorder for $10,000
Dear Prudence
Oct. 21 2014 9:18 AM Oh, Boy Prudie counsels a letter writer whose sister dresses her 4-year-old son in pink tutus.
  Double X
The XX Factor
Oct. 20 2014 6:17 PM I Am 25. I Don't Work at Facebook. My Doctors Want Me to Freeze My Eggs.
  Slate Plus
Tv Club
Oct. 20 2014 7:15 AM The Slate Doctor Who Podcast: Episode 9 A spoiler-filled discussion of "Flatline."
Brow Beat
Oct. 21 2014 10:41 AM Taylor Swift Just Went to No. 1 on iTunes Canada With Eight Seconds of Static 
Future Tense
Oct. 21 2014 10:43 AM Social Networking Didn’t Start at Harvard It really began at a girls’ reform school.
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Oct. 21 2014 7:00 AM Watch the Moon Eat the Sun: The Partial Solar Eclipse on Thursday, Oct. 23
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.