Conor Clarke

Conor Clarke is a former editor at the Atlantic and the Guardian as well as the editor, with Michael Kinsley, of Creative Capitalism.

Jurisprudence
Jan. 7 2014 4:29 PMHow the Wolf of Wall Street Created the InternetIn a suit to protect his company’s reputation from angry online commenters.
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April 27 2008 5:48 AMHunger Artists
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Jan. 12 2008 4:37 AM The Downward Spiral
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Oct. 21 2007 6:03 AMThe FBI reconstructs terror cases; commodity exchanges need a facelift.
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May 13 2007 6:09 AMAmbush!
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March 17 2007 5:38 AMPlame Over
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Dec. 16 2006 7:08 AMLife After Death
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Oct. 15 2006 6:11 AMSanctions of Evil
Jurisprudence
July 5 2006 3:59 PMHow Scalia Lost His MojoWhy the Supreme Court's most exciting justice is becoming much less fun to read.
Politics
Sept. 2 2009 1:13 PMBill Us LaterWhy we don't need to worry too much about the national debt.
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Feb. 17 2008 5:04 AMA Delegate Matter
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Nov. 4 2007 7:45 AMPervez Musharraf declares a state of emergency.
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Aug. 12 2007 7:09 AM Straw Men
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April 28 2007 6:08 AMCompromising Positions
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Jan. 13 2007 6:09 AMDuke Out
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Nov. 19 2006 11:46 AMThe Dems' Agenda (Plus TomKat)
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Sept. 23 2006 5:40 AMShe's Dunn

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Florida State’s New President Is Underqualified and Mistrusted. He Just Might Save the University.

  News & Politics
Politics
Sept. 30 2014 9:33 PM Political Theater With a Purpose Darrell Issa’s public shaming of the head of the Secret Service was congressional grandstanding at its best.
  Business
Moneybox
Oct. 1 2014 8:34 AM Going Private To undertake a massively ambitious energy project, you don’t need the government anymore.
  Life
The Eye
Oct. 1 2014 9:26 AM These Lego Masterpieces Capture the Fear and Humor of the “Dark” Side
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 30 2014 12:34 PM Parents, Get Your Teenage Daughters the IUD
  Slate Plus
Behind the Scenes
Sept. 30 2014 3:21 PM Meet Jordan Weissmann Five questions with Slate’s senior business and economics correspondent.
  Arts
Brow Beat
Oct. 1 2014 8:46 AM The Vintage eBay Find I Wore to My Sentencing
  Technology
Future Tense
Sept. 30 2014 7:00 PM There’s Going to Be a Live-Action Tetris Movie for Some Reason
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Oct. 1 2014 7:30 AM Say Hello to Our Quasi-Moon, 2014 OL339
  Sports
Sports Nut
Sept. 30 2014 5:54 PM Goodbye, Tough Guy It’s time for Michigan to fire its toughness-obsessed coach, Brady Hoke.