Ciara McCarthy

Ciara McCarthy is a Slate intern.

Cocktail Chatter
Aug. 17 2013 6:30 AMEgypt, Instagram Sunsets, and the Kindly BrontosaurusThis week’s most interesting Slate stories.
Cocktail Chatter
Aug. 10 2013 6:12 AMThe Washington Post, the Concorde’s Heir, and Coke Versus PepsiThis week’s most interesting Slate stories.
Cocktail Chatter
Aug. 3 2013 6:00 AMBradley Manning, Clinton Fatigue, and the NSAThis week’s most interesting Slate stories.
Crime
July 26 2013 5:29 PMNorth Carolina Is on the Brink of Allowing Guns in Bars. That’s a Really Terrible Idea.
Cocktail Chatter
July 13 2013 6:45 AMEgypt, the Daddy Wars, and Why J. Lo Sang for a DictatorThis week’s most interesting Slate stories.
Cocktail Chatter
June 29 2013 7:00 AMGay Marriage, Flatware Etiquette, and Wendy DavisThis week's most interesting Slate stories.
Cocktail Chatter
June 22 2013 7:00 AMBaseball Dads, Miranda Rights, and the Tyranny of the SmileThis week's most interesting Slate stories.
Future Tense
Aug. 14 2013 5:28 PMAttack of the Baby-Monitor Hackers!
Explainer
Aug. 9 2013 12:25 PMIs Sunlight Actually the Best Disinfectant?It depends on how much time you have.
Cocktail Chatter
July 27 2013 6:45 AMCarlos Danger, Summer Camp, and Trouble in HollywoodThis week’s most interesting Slate stories.
Cocktail Chatter
July 20 2013 6:45 AMTrayvon Martin, Living With Anxiety, and BMW BulliesThis week’s most interesting Slate stories.
Crime
July 11 2013 3:06 PMConcealed Carry Is Now Legal in All 50 States, and the NRA Doesn’t Want Us to Know What That Really Means
Moneybox
June 26 2013 5:04 PMWhat Are the Practical Consequences of the Gay Marriage Rulings?
Cocktail Chatter
June 15 2013 7:00 AMMass Surveillance, Weddings, and AmbivalenceThis week's most interesting Slate stories.

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Medical Examiner

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The XX Factor
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And believe it or not, that’s a good thing.

It Is Very Stupid to Compare Hope Solo to Ray Rice

Building a Better Workplace

In Defense of HR

Startups and small businesses shouldn’t skip over a human resources department.

How Ted Cruz and Scott Brown Misunderstand What It Means to Be an American Citizen

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  News & Politics
Politics
Sept. 22 2014 6:30 PM What Does It Mean to Be an American? Ted Cruz and Scott Brown think it’s about ideology. It’s really about culture.
  Business
Business Insider
Sept. 23 2014 10:03 AM Watch Steve Jobs Tell Michael Dell "We're Coming After You"
  Life
Atlas Obscura
Sept. 23 2014 9:01 AM Tristan da Cunha: Life on the World's Most Remote Island
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 22 2014 7:43 PM Emma Watson Threatened With Nude Photo Leak for Speaking Out About Women's Equality
  Slate Plus
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  Arts
Brow Beat
Sept. 23 2014 9:42 AM Listen to the Surprising New Single From Kendrick Lamar
  Technology
Future Tense
Sept. 22 2014 6:27 PM Should We All Be Learning How to Type in Virtual Reality?
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 23 2014 7:00 AM I Stand With Emma Watson
  Sports
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.