The Pardon PanderCongress blatantly oversteps its powers for the sake of two Border Patrol agents.
Executive NonsenseBush's assertion of privilege is wildly misplaced—and could lead to another Watergate.
The Presidency End the war on terror as a legal paradigm, abolish military commissions, and restore FISA.
Hang Up And Listen
The 11th Worst Super Bowl in History How do you measure Super Bowl mediocrity? Slate correspondent Justin Peters stacks them up.
Watch Christiane Amanpour Investigate the Late Show With Stephen Colbert in a Charming, Funny Sketch
Why You Hated the Super Bowl It was hard to tell if it was a great defensive contest, or a terrible offensive one.