Deborah Needleman

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


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.
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!
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.
Sept. 18 1997 3:30 AMWhy I Hate LiberalsA conservative's manifesto.



More Than Scottish Pride

Scotland’s referendum isn’t about nationalism. It’s about a system that failed, and a new generation looking to take a chance on itself. 

iOS 8 Comes Out Today. Do Not Put It on Your iPhone 4S.

Why Greenland’s “Dark Snow” Should Worry You

Three Talented Actresses in Three Terrible New Shows

The Human Need to Find Connections in Everything

It’s the source of creativity and delusions. It can harm us more than it helps us.


Happy Constitution Day!

Too bad it’s almost certainly unconstitutional.

What Charles Barkley Gets Wrong About Corporal Punishment and Black Culture

My Father Was James Brown. I Watched Him Beat My Mother. Then I Married Someone Like Him.

  News & Politics
Sept. 17 2014 12:02 PM Here It Is: The Flimsiest Campaign Attack Ad of 2014, Which Won’t Stop Running
Business Insider
Sept. 17 2014 1:36 PM Nate Silver Versus Princeton Professor: Who Has the Right Models?
Atlas Obscura
Sept. 17 2014 1:46 PM A Salute to Defiant Scots on the Eve of Their Possible Secession
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 17 2014 1:26 PM Hey CBS, Rihanna Is Exactly Who I Want to See on My TV Before NFL Football Games
  Slate Plus
Slate Fare
Sept. 17 2014 9:37 AM Is Slate Too Liberal?  A members-only open thread.
Brow Beat
Sept. 17 2014 1:01 PM A Rare, Very Unusual Interview With Michael Jackson, Animated
Future Tense
Sept. 17 2014 12:35 PM IOS 8 Comes Out Today. Do Not Put It on Your iPhone 4S.
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 17 2014 11:18 AM A Bridge Across the Sky
Sports Nut
Sept. 15 2014 9:05 PM Giving Up on Goodell How the NFL lost the trust of its most loyal reporters.