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."




Don’t Worry, Obama Isn’t Sending U.S. Troops to Fight ISIS

But the next president might. 

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.

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 Much Should You Loathe NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell?

Here are the facts.

Altered State

The Plight of the Pre-Legalization Marijuana Offender

What should happen to weed users and dealers busted before the stuff was legal?

Surprise! The Women Hired to Fix the NFL Think the NFL Is Just Great.

You Shouldn’t Spank Anyone but Your Consensual Sex Partner

Sept. 17 2014 5:10 PM The Most Awkward Scenario in Which a Man Can Hold a Door for a Woman
  News & Politics
Altered State
Sept. 17 2014 11:51 PM The Plight of the Pre-Legalization Marijuana Offender What should happen to weed users and dealers busted before the stuff was legal?
Business Insider
Sept. 17 2014 1:36 PM Nate Silver Versus Princeton Professor: Who Has the Right Models?
Sept. 17 2014 6:53 PM LGBTQ Luminaries Honored With MacArthur “Genius” Fellowships
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 17 2014 6:14 PM Today in Gender Gaps: Biking
  Slate Plus
Slate Fare
Sept. 17 2014 9:37 AM Is Slate Too Liberal?  A members-only open thread.
Brow Beat
Sept. 17 2014 8:25 PM A New Song and Music Video From Angel Olsen, Indie’s Next Big Thing
Future Tense
Sept. 17 2014 9:00 PM Amazon Is Now a Gadget Company
  Health & Science
Medical Examiner
Sept. 17 2014 11:48 PM Spanking Is Great for Sex Which is why it’s grotesque for parenting.
Sports Nut
Sept. 17 2014 3:51 PM NFL Jerk Watch: Roger Goodell How much should you loathe the pro football commissioner?