A College Football Thought ExperimentWould the Auburn Tigers have won the national title if they had tried not to score at the end of the game?
Dumb and Dumber, NFL EditionWhen pondering end-of-game strategy, coaches should remember that their opponents are totally irrational.
Fox Gets ConservativeDid the Denver coach’s risk-averse approach cost the Broncos a playoff victory?
Don’t Sweat the Dodd-Frank Rollback Congress just gave Wall Street a win. It also opened the door for smarter, better financial reform.
What Happened at Slate This Week? Staff writer Lily Hay Newman shares what stories intrigued her at the magazine this week.
Squash vs. Baseball! Wrestling vs. Golf! Good riddance to the days when sports had to fight each other for Olympic survival.