Let No Man Tear AsunderIn a live chat, Prudie advises a woman whose husband ruins her clothes with his caresses.
Beardless BluesIn a live chat, Prudie advises a woman turned off by her fiancé’s clean-shaven look.
Take It Sitting DownIn a live chat, Prudie advises a woman who won’t let her husband stand up to pee.
Deathbed BetrayalJust before she died, my wife confessed to me why we never had children.
Too-Adult SwimIn a live chat, Prudie advises a parent skeeved out by a man at the neighborhood pool.
Dream DeferredMy partner immigrated illegally as a child and has a fake Social Security number. How in trouble is he?
Heck No, I Won’t GoIn a live chat, Prudie counsels a woman who refuses to visit her husband’s home country in the Middle East.
Hot-Flashed and BotheredI’m a woman in my 50s, and I need sex—preferably with a younger man.
Hell MouthIn a live chat, Prudie counsels a woman whose husband has such bad dental hygiene, she is considering divorce.
To Catch a ProfessorA student told me she has sex with two senior faculty members for money. What should I do?
Nothing to HideIn a live chat, Prudie counsels a woman on whether she should be open about her abortion.
Debbie Reynolds and MeThe famed actress has an advice column, too. And many of the letters she’s answered sound very familiar.
Tender Loving Trade-OffIn a live chat, Prudie advises a man whose fiancée adores him—at the expense of her kids.
In Defense of Dopey Teen SextersIn a chat with Slate Plus members, Emily Yoffe talks about prosecutorial overreach in a Virginia sexting case.
Knock Knock It OffIn a live chat, Prudie offers advice on a husband who won’t stop making crude jokes.
Hair-Brained IdeaIn a live chat, Prudie offers advice on whether to shave one’s head in support of a friend’s battle with cancer.
Kid You NotIn a live chat, Prudie advises a child-free woman who had an abortion without telling her boyfriend.
What’s Bo Derek Got That I Don’t?In a live chat, Prudie advises a woman insulted by her husband’s description of her as an “8.”
TODAY IN SLATE
Blacks Don’t Have a Corporal Punishment Problem
Americans do. But when blacks exhibit the same behaviors as others, it becomes part of a greater black pathology.
Blacks Don’t Have a Corporal Punishment Problem Americans do. But when blacks exhibit the same behaviors as others, it becomes part of a greater black pathology.
I Bought the Huge iPhone. I’m Already Thinking of Returning It.
Scotland Is Just the Beginning. Expect More Political Earthquakes in Europe.
Students Aren’t Going to College Football Games as Much Anymore
And schools are getting worried.
Inside Higher Ed
Students Aren’t Going to College Football Games as Much Anymore And schools are getting worried.
Two Damn Good, Very Different Movies About Soldiers Returning From War
Lifetime Didn’t Think the Steubenville Rape Case Was Dramatic Enough
So they added a little self-immolation.
The Most Terrifying Thing About Ebola
The disease threatens humanity by preying on humanity.
Think You’re Smarter Than Slate’s Future Tense Weather Blogger? Find Out With This Week’s News Quiz.
What Happened at Slate This Week? The Slatest editor tells us to read well-informed skepticism, media criticism, and more.
“The More You Know (About Black People)” Uses Very Funny PSAs to Condemn Black Stereotypes
Grandmaster Clash One of the most amazing feats in chess history just happened, and no one noticed.