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The Wire vs. TremeDavid Simon hosts a battle of the bands between Baltimore and New Orleans.
New York Should Hate the Voting Rights ActWhy the city is taking a principled stand to defend it.
Foreign InfluenceCan a death row inmate in Virginia save his life by claiming he’s Ukrainian?
The Strong, Loud Type Chris Christie is offering a blunt-talking tough-guy routine to win over voters.
The XX Factor
Duggar Revelations Are Just the Latest Sex Abuse Scandal to Rock Far-Right Fundamentalism
What Happened at Slate This Week? Assistant interactives editor Andrew Kahn on the best of Slate, from the history of slavery to Mad Men.
Ironic Misandry Claims Its First Victim A woman tweets #KillAllWhiteMen and the Internet explodes.
How Things Break Ali fought Liston 50 years ago. Two legends were born, but another was broken.