An Interview With the Realtor Selling the Suburban House With the Sex Room in the Basement“I’m like, ‘Listen, it’s a lifestyle.’ ’’
Your Platinum Credit Card Is Garbage NowIntroducing the newest, shiniest, most fabulous reward tier of them all.
This Is the Correct Way to Divide Public BathroomsGoodbye men’s rooms and women’s rooms. It’s time for pee rooms and poop rooms.
The New Fantastic Beasts Is So Bad It Actually Makes the Other Books and Movies WorseWhat a magic trick!
What Would Happen if All Matter on the Earth Was Replaced by Blueberries?A Q&A with the one scientist brave enough to figure it out.
I Think Maybe This Is the Best Play I’ve Ever Seen in a Baseball GameThe Phillies’ Vince Velasquez did what with which arm?!
Harry Potter on Broadway Will Make You Believe in MagicEven if you don’t always believe the dialogue.
The Culture Gabfest “The Great Work Begins” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Angels in America, The World Only Spins Forward, and Love, Simon.
Got Lice? Come On In.My kids’ school lets students with head lice stay in class. What a great policy!
Ocean’s 1-on-1Steven Soderbergh’s High Flying Bird is a sleek heist movie that conceals mutinous ideas about the NBA.
A Star Is Born Is No Longer the Best Picture Front-Runner. What Is?This year’s Oscar nominations leave us with no clear favorite. Not even The Favourite!
The James Franco Section Is the Best Part of The Ballad of Buster ScruggsThe 2018 Movie Club: an interruption.
The Magical Spice That Makes Vegetables Taste Like BaconKids love Spanish smoked paprika—including my little vegetarian.
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
Mom and Dad Are Fighting: The “Bad Grandpa” EditionConfederate flags, chauvinist grandpas, and calendar fails, on Slate’s parenting podcast.
The Perfect Out-of-Left-Field Baby GiftGive what I give new parents: disposable underpads for that baby to pee on.
I Was So Positive Soccer Players Are Faking It When They Roll Around, Grabbing Their Shins, That I Let a Co-worker Kick Me In the Shin As Hard As She CouldDo shinguards actually work?
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
Mom and Dad Are Fighting: “Make Your Own Dang Breakfast!” EditionSlate’s parenting podcast on morning routines and parenting while depressed.
Angels in North CarolinaHow one Southern theater won a culture battle but lost the culture wars.
The Culture Gabfest “Nobody Bonks Me on the Head With a Baguette” EditionCulture Gabfest on The Assassination of Gianni Versace, Paddington 2, and drag.