Cecile Dehesdin

Explainer
Feb. 10 2014 2:34 PMSpin, Dance, Jump, Repeat!Why don't figure skaters get dizzy?
Culture Gabfest
May 18 2011 7:56 AMThe Culture Gabfest "Tacky but Vigorous" EditionListen to Slate's show about global reactions to the arrest of Dominique Strauss-Kahn, Eurotrash at the Eurovision Song Contest, and the raunchy new comedy Bridesmaids.
Dispatches
Oct. 21 2010 3:45 PMHigh-School Unions and X-Rated Protest SignsWhy do the French strike so much?
The XX Factor
May 7 2010 4:37 PMFairies Are For Boys, Too
The XX Factor
Feb. 22 2010 2:01 PMFrench Ad Compares Sex Act With Smoking (Possibly NSFW)
Culturebox
Feb. 16 2010 9:59 AMWho Will Take Home an Oscar?Help Slate predict the winners. Plus: The second round of votes have been counted!
Tv Club
May 28 2013 7:30 AMNashville, Season 1 Country music: The view from France.
Doublex
May 16 2011 4:01 PMDominique Strauss-Kahn Conspiracy Theorists Are Embarrassing Themselves An op-ed from our colleagues at Slate.fr
Explainer
May 10 2010 6:28 PMNo Relation: The KagansIs the new Supreme Court nominee related to Donald, Robert, or Frederick Kagan?
The Oscars
March 3 2010 11:16 AMEnvelope, PleaseAn aggregated list of expert Oscar predictions. Plus: who Slate readers think will win.
Brow Beat
Feb. 18 2010 2:49 PMFifty-Five Days Until Glee Returns

TODAY IN SLATE

Foreigners

More Than Scottish Pride

Scotland’s referendum isn’t about nationalism. It’s about a system that failed, and a new generation looking to take a chance on itself. 

iOS 8 Comes Out Today. Do Not Put It on Your iPhone 4S.

Why Greenland’s “Dark Snow” Should Worry You

Three Talented Actresses in Three Terrible New Shows

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.

Jurisprudence

Happy Constitution Day!

Too bad it’s almost certainly unconstitutional.

What Charles Barkley Gets Wrong About Corporal Punishment and Black Culture

My Father Was James Brown. I Watched Him Beat My Mother. Then I Married Someone Like Him.

  News & Politics
Weigel
Sept. 17 2014 12:02 PM Here It Is: The Flimsiest Campaign Attack Ad of 2014, Which Won’t Stop Running
  Business
Moneybox
Sept. 17 2014 12:13 PM “For a While Liquidity Led to Stupidity”
  Life
The Eye
Sept. 17 2014 12:19 PM Early Cancer Hospitals Were Modeled on French Castles, Served Champagne
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 15 2014 3:31 PM My Year As an Abortion Doula
  Slate Plus
Slate Fare
Sept. 17 2014 9:37 AM Is Slate Too Liberal?  A members-only open thread.
  Arts
Behold
Sept. 17 2014 11:06 AM Inside the Exclusive World of Members-Only Clubs
  Technology
Future Tense
Sept. 17 2014 12:35 PM IOS 8 Comes Out Today. Do Not Put It on Your iPhone 4S.
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 17 2014 11:18 AM A Bridge Across the Sky
  Sports
Sports Nut
Sept. 15 2014 9:05 PM Giving Up on Goodell How the NFL lost the trust of its most loyal reporters.