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The NFL Concussion Settlement Is Bad News for Football FansIt won’t help us understand how dangerous the sport really is.
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The Curious Incidence of Dogs in PublishingIf kittens rule the Internet, why do puppies reign in print?
Cuckoo for Cocoa PuffsWhy are we so sure that breakfast is the most important meal of the day?
Bone Thugs-N-DisharmonyWas forgotten paleontologist Joseph Leidy a casualty of the famous dinosaur wars?
Gambling With Gun ViolenceIs the structure of Florida’s legal system to blame for Trayvon Martin’s killing?
Did Concussions Make Him Do It?The debate over whether to test former boxer Tamerlan Tsarnaev’s brain for CTE.
How Do You Pronounce Dzhokhar?An audio guide to the Boston Marathon bombing suspects' names.
He Didn't Eat Anyone. He's Still Guilty.The “cannibal cop” has been convicted of a crime he only dreamed of committing.
First Principles Clinton began her campaign by denouncing the big money flowing into out politics. That just got a lot harder for her to talk about.
The Most Hated Merger in America Customers, companies, and even regulators mistrust Comcast. No wonder its deal to buy Time Warner Cable fell apart.
Harvard Students Are Clueless About Fighting Fossil Fuels. They Could Learn a Thing or Two From Stanford.
Tab Roulette! Slate’s business and tech writers share what they’re reading, whether they want to or not.