Bush's the OneLook who just tied Richard Nixon as the second-most unpopular president ever.
Is Bush Smarter Than a Fourth-Grader?Maybe he's failing on purpose, to help our young people make gains in civics and history.
GOP's Gift to WomenIf Fred Thompson is Republicans' answer to the gender gap, how come women don't like him?
The Great Right HopeThe conservative movement needs a wipeout in '08, and Idaho has their man.
The Ghost of Rudy PastFor Giuliani, the real threat Bloomberg may pose is in the primaries.
Cub and RunWithout the immigration bill to kick around anymore, the next big target is China.
Rudy's ChoiceGiuliani's stand on abortion would be more courageous if he weren't always changing it.
Waiting for Magoo Is Rudy Giuliani the next Steve Forbes—or the next Bernard Kerik? Plus: Rackets v. Brackets.
Roads & Kingdoms
Life After ISIS The Northern Iraqi city of Sinjar has been recaptured from ISIS, but it’s a long way from back to normal.
What Happened at Slate This Week? Stuff to read when you need to escape from your family gathering.
The Generic City Boring landscapes impede on our biological need for intrigue. So why are so many buildings so hideous?
The Craziest Endings in College Football History After the turkey, enjoy some classic finishes.