Chris Kirk

Chris Kirk is Slate's interactives editor. Follow him on Twitter.

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July 17 2013 6:45 AMThree out of Four Americans Think Political Parties Are CorruptThe institutions most Americans view as corrupt, charted.
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July 10 2013 2:04 PMPlay the Slate Ringtones QuizMatch the ringtone to the brand.
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July 3 2013 7:47 AMFrom “Land of the Oarsmen” With LoveThe literal meanings of places in the world, mapped.
Brow Beat
June 28 2013 10:00 AMWho Wrote It, Lennon Or McCartney? Take Our Quiz.
June 12 2013 5:33 PMWhere Is the Daenerys Targaryen of the Video Game World?E3 2013 makes it official: The gaming industry is as sexist as ever.
Map of the Week
June 8 2013 6:00 AMDid Your Senator Vote to Expand the Government’s Spying Powers?Senate votes that expanded the government’s surveillance powers, mapped.
Sports Nut
June 6 2013 7:52 AMWhere Are the Champions?An interactive map of every championship in the history of MLB, the NBA, the NHL, and the NFL.
Tv Club
May 29 2013 3:18 PMArrested Development, Season 4Michael Bluth goes into the movie biz.
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May 22 2013 5:30 PMObama’s 301 Drone StrikesA map of every reported drone strike in Pakistan.
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May 16 2013 7:30 AMThe Ultimate Spaceship Face-offA highly speculative search for the fastest ship in science fiction.
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April 30 2013 10:15 AMHow Many People Around You Receive Food Stamps?Slate’s interactive tool for finding local SNAP data.
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April 25 2013 12:38 PMFrom Boxing Champion to Bombing SuspectA timeline of Tamerlan Tsarnaev’s life.
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April 19 2013 7:45 AMDid Your Senators Vote for Gun Control?A map of Senate votes on seven gun control amendments.
April 15 2013 9:15 AMThe Mad Men ScorecardWho scores the most? Whose bedpost needs more notches? Tally the conquests of Don, Peggy, Roger, and more on Slate’s interactive guide to Mad Men romance.
Sports Nut
April 8 2013 6:38 PMThe Instant Locker RoomWhat Twitter’s smartest coaches, players, and sportswriters are saying about the NCAA championship.
July 12 2013 5:42 PMWhere Is Concealed Carry Legal? Everywhere but D.C.
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July 4 2013 8:39 AMWhere Do People Hate Westboro Baptist Church the Most?Where people signed petitions to name the church a hate group.
June 28 2013 3:50 PMHow to Survive the Google Reader ApocalypseA flow chart of Google Reader alternatives.
June 19 2013 8:30 AMMy Kind of Town, Stink OnionsThe literal meanings of places in the U.S., mapped.
Future Tense
June 11 2013 12:22 PMThe PlayStation Ad That Mocks the Xbox One
Sports Nut
June 6 2013 8:07 AMMiami InkA team-by-team, player-by-player guide to tattoos in the NBA.
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May 30 2013 1:48 PMReproductive Rights Around the WorldThe complete global map of laws governing abortion and birth control.
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May 24 2013 7:35 AMBob Dylan’s WorldFor his 72nd birthday, a map of every street, town, and city Dylan has ever sung about.
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May 21 2013 4:04 PMAll Killer Tornadoes Since 1950A map of killer tornadoes in the U.S.
May 6 2013 8:19 AMThe Great Gatsby: The Video GameCan you reach the green light and attain the American Dream?
April 30 2013 5:30 AMA Timeline of DetentionMohamedou Ould Slahi’s life from arrest to today.
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April 23 2013 2:53 PMFrom Wrestling Captain to Terrorism SuspectA timeline of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s life.
The Slatest
April 16 2013 3:33 PMDid the Bomber Time the Blasts to Maximize Casualties?
April 9 2013 12:13 AMMartini Madness: The BracketYour complete guide to Slate’s martini tournament.
Tv Club
April 7 2013 10:45 PMGame of Thrones, Season 3While many in Westeros are having a very bad day, Lady Catelyn is having a very bad life.   




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The Eye

This Whimsical Driverless Car Imagines Transportation in 2059

Medical Examiner

Did America Get Fat by Drinking Diet Soda?  

A high-profile study points the finger at artificial sweeteners.

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Over There
Sept. 22 2014 1:29 PM “That’s Called Jim Crow” Philip Gourevitch on America’s hypocritical interventions in Africa.
Sept. 22 2014 1:37 PM Subprime Loans Are Back! And believe it or not, that’s a good thing.
Lexicon Valley
Sept. 22 2014 1:22 PM Is Arabic Really Just One Language? 
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The XX Factor
Sept. 22 2014 12:29 PM Escaping the Extreme Christian Fundamentalism of "Quiverfull"
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Sept. 22 2014 2:12 PM Crusader, Sans Cape The superhero trappings of Gotham are just a clever disguise.
Future Tense
Sept. 22 2014 12:14 PM Family Court Rules That You Can Serve Someone With Legal Papers Over Facebook
  Health & Science
Sept. 22 2014 12:15 PM The Changing Face of Climate Change Will the leaders of the People’s Climate March now lead the movement?
Sports Nut
Sept. 18 2014 11:42 AM Grandmaster Clash One of the most amazing feats in chess history just happened, and no one noticed.