Deborah Needleman

Deborah Needleman is the editor in chief of WSJ Magazine and the author of The Perfectly Imperfect Home.

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The Book Club
Jan. 17 2012 5:11 PMThe ObamasDo we really want our first ladies serving Hamburger Helper?
The Book Club
Jan. 13 2012 5:30 PMThe ObamasI would never assassinate anybody without talking to you first.
Culture Gabfest
Nov. 30 2011 12:29 PMThe Culture Gabfest, “Don We Now Our Gay Apparel” EditionListen to Slate's show about The Muppets, home decor, and Christmas carols.
The Cranky Gardener
June 11 1998 3:30 AMThe Anti-MarthaThe late, great Henry Mitchell.
The Cranky Gardener
March 26 1998 3:30 AMThe Unmade BedThink before you plant.
Gardening
March 27 1997 3:30 AMLong-Stemmed NeurosesWhy I garden indoors.
The Book Club
Jan. 16 2012 6:45 AMThe ObamasOf course Michelle got Yoko Ono-ified by Barack’s aides.
The Book Club
Jan. 13 2012 1:09 PMThe ObamasThe Obamas: They’re just like us!
Shopping
Feb. 10 2003 3:43 PMWar of the Web RosesWhat's the best way to buy roses online?
The Cranky Gardener
April 16 1998 3:30 AMNarcissus-ismIn praise of the perfect daffodil.
Gardening
Sept. 18 1997 3:30 AMWhy I Hate LiberalsA conservative's manifesto.

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  Technology
Future Tense
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  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
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