Blake Wilson

Blake Wilson is a Slate contributor and former Slate editor.

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Sept. 14 2007 4:39 PMYuppie-sploitationThe critical buzz on The Brave One and In the Valley of Elah.
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Aug. 31 2007 5:16 PMThe Latino JobThe critical buzz on Ladrón que roba a ladrón and The Nines.
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Aug. 24 2007 12:58 PMNanny BoresThe critical buzz on The Nanny Diaries and The King of Kong.
Today's Blogs
Aug. 7 2007 6:44 PMBloggers on the New Republic's "Baghdad Diarist" scandal.
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Aug. 3 2007 2:17 PMBourne To RunThe critical buzz on The Bourne Ultimatum and Charles Simic, poet laureate.
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July 27 2007 1:34 PMDinner and a … ZzzzzzThe critical buzz on No Reservations and Arctic Tale.
Today's Blogs
July 10 2007 5:15 PMBloggers on the Pakistani assault on the Red Mosque.
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July 6 2007 2:09 PMSay "I Don't" to License To WedThe critical buzz on Mandy Moore's new movie and the haute couture collections.
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June 29 2007 12:56 PMRat PowerThe critical buzz on Ratatouille and Evening.
Today's Blogs
June 12 2007 6:02 PMNot UnconfidentThe latest chatter in cyberspace.
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June 8 2007 4:19 PMTony vs. TonyThe critical buzz on TheSopranos and the Tony Awards.
Today's Blogs
May 22 2007 6:38 PMBloggers on the fighting in Lebanon.
Today's Blogs
May 17 2007 6:07 PMBloggers on the World Bank scandal.
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May 18 2007 3:54 PMShrek Grows Up. Not.The critical buzz on Shrek the Third and Brooklyn Rules.
The Audio Book Club
May 2 2007 5:41 PMSlate's Audio Book Club ReturnsListen for Edith Wharton's The House of Mirth on May 10.
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Sept. 7 2007 1:01 PMThe Western Lives OnThe critical buzz on 3:10 to Yuma and Shoot 'Em Up.
Today's Blogs
Aug. 21 2007 6:29 PMBloggers attack Sen. Carl Levin over Iraq.
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Aug. 17 2007 12:21 PMSupergoodThe critical buzz on Superbad.
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Aug. 10 2007 2:06 PMNew Movies for NerdsThe critical buzz on Stardust and Rocket Science.
Today's Blogs
July 24 2007 6:20 PMBloggers deconstruct the CNN/YouTube debate.
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July 20 2007 5:05 PMTaking the Gay BaitThe critical buzz on I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry.
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July 13 2007 12:24 PMTalk ShowsThe critical buzz on Talk to Me and Interview.
Today's Blogs
June 26 2007 6:32 PMBloggers on the Supreme Court's free speech cases.
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June 22 2007 2:53 PMMighty Big MoviesThe critical buzz on A Mighty Heart and Evan Almighty.
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June 15 2007 1:35 PMGet a ClueThe critical buzz on Nancy Drew and Eagle vs. Shark.
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June 1 2007 4:59 PMFun in the OvenThe critical buzz on Knocked Up and Crazy Love.
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May 25 2007 11:56 AMLost's LeapThe critical buzz on the Lost season finale.
Other Magazines
May 18 2007 3:59 PMBrits for ClintonThe Economist on Hillary Clinton's bid for the White House.
The Audio Book Club
May 10 2007 1:43 PMThe Audio Book Club on Edith WhartonOur critics revisit The House of Mirth. 
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May 4 2007 1:55 PMTribeca Grand PrixThe critical buzz on the Tribeca Film Festival.



War Stories

The Right Target

Why Obama’s airstrikes against ISIS may be more effective than people expect.

The One National Holiday Republicans Hope You Forget

It’s Legal for Obama to Bomb Syria Because He Says It Is

I Stand With Emma Watson on Women’s Rights

Even though I know I’m going to get flak for it.

Should You Recline Your Seat? Two Economists Weigh In.


It Is Very, Very Stupid to Compare Hope Solo to Ray Rice

Or, why it is very, very stupid to compare Hope Solo to Ray Rice.

Building a Better Workplace

In Defense of HR

Startups and small businesses shouldn’t skip over a human resources department.

Why Is This Mother in Prison for Helping Her Daughter Get an Abortion?

It’s Fine to Use Facebook to Serve People With Legal Papers, Court Rules

  News & Politics
Sept. 23 2014 6:40 PM Coalition of the Presentable Don’t believe the official version. Meet America’s real allies in the fight against ISIS.
Sept. 23 2014 2:08 PM Home Depot’s Former Lead Security Engineer Had a Legacy of Sabotage
Sept. 23 2014 1:57 PM Would a Second Sarkozy Presidency End Marriage Equality in France?
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 23 2014 2:32 PM Politico Asks: Why Is Gabby Giffords So “Ruthless” on Gun Control?
  Slate Plus
Political Gabfest
Sept. 23 2014 3:04 PM Chicago Gabfest How to get your tickets before anyone else.
Brow Beat
Sept. 23 2014 8:38 PM “No One in This World” Is One of Kutiman’s Best, Most Impressive Songs
Future Tense
Sept. 23 2014 5:36 PM This Climate Change Poem Moved World Leaders to Tears Today
  Health & Science
Sept. 23 2014 4:33 PM Who Deserves Those 4 Inches of Airplane Seat Space? An investigation into the economics of reclining.
Sports Nut
Sept. 23 2014 7:27 PM You’re Fired, Roger Goodell If the commissioner gets the ax, the NFL would still need a better justice system. What would that look like?