Daniel Politi
Daniel Politi

Daniel Politi has been contributing to Slate since 2004 and wrote the Today’s Papers column from 2006 to 2009. Follow him on Twitter.

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Jan. 7 2017 1:26 PMTrump: Only “Fools” Think Closer Ties With Russia Are a Bad Thing
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Jan. 1 2017 5:15 PMTrump Doesn’t Plan to Ease Off Twitter Once He Is Sworn in as President
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Jan. 1 2017 12:26 PMWatch Mariah Carey’s Disastrous New Year’s Eve Times Square Performance
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Jan. 1 2017 9:35 AMTurkey Launches Manhunt for Gunman Who Killed at Least 39 in Istanbul Nightclub
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Dec. 31 2016 10:59 AMRonda Rousey Loses Highly Anticipated UFC Comeback in Devastating 48 Seconds
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Dec. 26 2016 9:36 PMIsrael Threatens to Give Trump Evidence Showing Obama Was Behind U.N. Resolution
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Dec. 26 2016 4:44 PMA Deadly Christmas in Chicago: 12 Killed, 40 Wounded in Weekend Shootings
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Dec. 26 2016 11:24 AMWatch George Michael Star in the First Ever Carpool Karaoke
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Dec. 25 2016 12:47 PMNetanyahu Summons Ambassadors for Christmas Day Scolding Over U.N. Vote
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Dec. 25 2016 8:16 AMTrump Vows to Dissolve Controversial Foundation (Democrats Say it Isn't Enough)
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Dec. 24 2016 2:04 PMNigerian President Says Army Has “Crushed” Boko Haram by Capturing Key Camp
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Dec. 24 2016 11:16 AMFBI Warns of Possible ISIS-Inspired Attacks Over Holiday in U.S.
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Dec. 23 2016 5:36 PMCarrie Fisher in Intensive Care After Suffering Heart Attack on Plane
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Dec. 23 2016 2:47 PMJimmy Carter Is Only Former President to RSVP for Trump’s Inauguration (So Far)
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Dec. 23 2016 9:44 AMPutin Has a Message for Democrats: Don’t Be Sore Losers
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Jan. 7 2017 10:22 AMFlorida Airport Gunman Is Iraq War Vet Who Feared CIA Was Controlling His Mind
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Jan. 1 2017 2:45 PMPrankster Alters Iconic Hollywood Sign to Read “Hollyweed”
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Jan. 1 2017 10:38 AMTrump Vows New Revelations on Hacking: “I Know Things Other People Don’t”
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Dec. 31 2016 4:20 PMConservationists Celebrate China Ivory Ban in 2017 as “Game Changer” for Elephants
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Dec. 31 2016 9:08 AMRussian Malware in Vermont Utility Laptop Raises Concerns Over Electrical Grid Safety
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Dec. 26 2016 6:29 PMObama “Confident” He Could Have Beaten Trump (Trump Says “NO WAY!”)  
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Dec. 26 2016 2:33 PMA Fake News Story Leads Pakistani Minister to Issue Nuclear Threat Against Israel
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Dec. 26 2016 9:02 AMPop Superstar George Michael Dies of Heart Failure at 53
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Dec. 25 2016 9:35 AMNo Survivors Found After Russian Military Jet Carrying 92 Crashes En Route To Syria
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Dec. 24 2016 3:10 PMNo Rockettes Will Be Required to Perform at Donald Trump’s Inauguration
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Dec. 24 2016 1:18 PMFurious Israel Cancels Aid Programs, Recalls Ambassadors After U.N. Vote
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Dec. 23 2016 7:04 PMSorry, North Carolina, But You Don’t Really Qualify as a Democracy Anymore
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Dec. 23 2016 4:45 PMU.S. Allows U.N. Security Council to Pass Resolution Condemning Israeli Settlements
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Dec. 23 2016 12:27 PMTrump Welcomes Nuclear Arms Race: “We Will Outmatch Them at Every Pass”
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Dec. 23 2016 8:06 AMBerlin Christmas Market Attack Suspect Killed in Shootout With Italian Police

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