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Chad Lorenz is Slate's news editor. He has written for the Washington Post and the Washingtonian.

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Aug. 29 2014 12:21 PMWhat Happened at Slate This Week?Slate’s news editor Chad Lorenz shares the stories that most intrigued him this week.
Behind the Scenes
June 16 2014 11:19 AM“We Get Really Nerdy About Why a Headline Works”Slate’s editors in a roundtable about heds, deks, annoying clickbait, and more.
Entertaining
Sept. 19 2013 7:30 AMEntertaining Rule No. 13: Keep Your Guests Connected
Brow Beat
Feb. 3 2012 4:15 PMThe Most Ordinary Account on Twitter, and Why You Should Follow It
The Happiness Project
Jan. 14 2009 8:12 PMChat Live With Gretchen Rubin About Happiness
Big Sort
Oct. 15 2008 2:44 PMQuestions of a Political Sort
Shopping
July 10 2007 6:30 AMTop Gun The best weapon for water wars.
Behind the Scenes
July 29 2014 9:25 AMThe Great J-School DebateFour Slate-sters (and journalism school grads) dish on the pros and cons of going to journalism school.
Slate Picks
June 11 2014 10:14 AMSome Capital EatsSlate-sters dish on their favorite restaurants in Washington, D.C.
Low Concept
June 7 2013 2:47 PMThose PRISM Slides Are HideousHere, NSA. We redesigned them for you.
Brow Beat
Sept. 21 2010 12:03 PMHow'd Bristol Palin Do on Dancing With the Stars?
Big Sort
Oct. 16 2008 1:45 PMAnswers of a Political Sort
Technology
Nov. 14 2007 12:32 PMThe Death of E-MailTeenagers are abandoning their Yahoo! and Hotmail accounts. Do the rest of us have to?
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May 18 2007 3:59 PMBrits for ClintonThe Economist on Hillary Clinton's bid for the White House.

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