Behind the Scenes
The Great J-School DebateFour Slate-sters (and journalism school grads) dish on the pros and cons of going to journalism school.
Did You Spend Too Much on Your Wedding?If you’d invested in the stock market instead, here’s how rich you’d be.
Should You Cut the Cord?Use Slate’s calculator to see if dropping cable TV and paying for streaming services will really save you money.
Battling My DaemonsMy email made me miserable. So I decided to build my own email app from scratch.
“It Never Felt Like I Could Be Email-Stress Free”Chris Kirk and his editor Dan Kois talk about the challenges of writing about coding, building an email app, and more.
The Instant Spin RoomWhat Twitter’s smartest liberals and conservatives are saying about the GOP debates.
The XX Factor
These States Sell “Choose Life” License Plates and Give the Money to Anti-Abortion Organizations
How Tough Are the Vaccination Laws in Your State?And how many children are protected from dangerous diseases?
The Antonin Scalia “Sick Burn” GeneratorFind out how the Supreme Court justice would insult you.
The Slate Podcasts Soundboard!All your favorite Slate podcast personalities, saying all your favorite catchphrases.
The Slate Starbucks Map Quiz, Volume 2Guess what each city is based on a map of its Starbucks locations.
I Hate the Way All Other Email Programs Look I’m very picky when it comes to visual design. That’s why I designed my own email app.
The Snark MachineWhat Twitter’s smartest critics and funniest comics are saying about the Oscars.
Why Did It Take More Than a Year to Charge the Officer Who Shot Laquan McDonald? A former prosecutor, now running to be Cook County state’s attorney, decries Chicago’s crawl to justice.
Tale of the Tape My family wants to screen an old home movie of them being horrible to me at Christmas.
How Does the Head of HR Work? Read what L.V. Anderson asked Kevin Fanning about his experience in human resources departments—from startup companies to more hierarchical environments.
How Much Did the Pentagon Pay Your Favorite Sports Team for Its Patriotism? Find Out With This Chart.