Eriq Gardner

Eriq Gardner is a writer living in New York.

April 22 2010 11:14 AMNFL Draft DodgersHow an obscure rookie named James "Yazoo" Smith almost got pro football's draft outlawed.
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Oct. 24 2007 2:21 PMDefense Rocks!How Colorado's fielding wizardry will change baseball forever.
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March 9 2003 5:26 AMSticks and Drones
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Feb. 23 2003 6:42 AMTo Angola, With Love
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Feb. 2 2003 5:19 AMNo Coming Home
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Jan. 26 2003 11:03 AMWho's the Underdog?
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Dec. 27 2002 6:27 AMClone Heads
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Dec. 18 2002 6:13 AMMissile Defense: Zero Impact?
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Nov. 3 2002 5:08 AMWinner Takes 0?
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Oct. 18 2002 5:42 AMSpies 'R' Us
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Sept. 29 2002 7:02 AMHave You Seen Her Lately?
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Sept. 1 2002 10:13 AMExchanging Vows
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Aug. 18 2002 7:09 AMPartners Entwined
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July 7 2002 9:34 AMNone of Your Business
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June 9 2002 6:21 AMThe Whirled World Cop
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April 23 2009 5:57 PMRookie AbuseIn 1970, James "Yazoo" Smith sued the NFL to shut down the draft. What happened next?
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March 15 2003 7:13 AMThree Men and So Little Maybe
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Feb. 28 2003 6:21 AMThe Missile Dismissal
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Feb. 14 2003 6:41 AMReady. Set. Vote.
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Jan. 31 2003 5:59 AMDrive, or Be Driven
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Jan. 12 2003 8:12 AMDead Men Stopping
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Dec. 20 2002 5:16 AMKung Pow: Enter the Frist
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Dec. 6 2002 6:07 AMArms Cause Alarms
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Nov. 2 2002 7:25 AMJudgment Day
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Oct. 4 2002 6:53 AMMissing Bullets
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Sept. 8 2002 1:05 PMBlair Cares
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Aug. 25 2002 8:31 AMThe Labor Party
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July 23 2002 5:48 AMTarget Down
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June 16 2002 5:48 AMAccounts Receivable
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June 2 2002 5:44 AMCommence the Offense




Meet the New Bosses

How the Republicans would run the Senate.

The Government Is Giving Millions of Dollars in Electric-Car Subsidies to the Wrong Drivers

Scotland Is Just the Beginning. Expect More Political Earthquakes in Europe.

Cheez-Its. Ritz. Triscuits.

Why all cracker names sound alike.

Friends Was the Last Purely Pleasurable Sitcom

The Eye

This Whimsical Driverless Car Imagines Transportation in 2059

Medical Examiner

Did America Get Fat by Drinking Diet Soda?  

A high-profile study points the finger at artificial sweeteners.

The Afghan Town With a Legitimately Good Tourism Pitch

A Futurama Writer on How the Vietnam War Shaped the Series

  News & Politics
Sept. 21 2014 11:34 PM People’s Climate March in Photos Hundreds of thousands of marchers took to the streets of NYC in the largest climate rally in history.
Business Insider
Sept. 20 2014 6:30 AM The Man Making Bill Gates Richer
Sept. 22 2014 8:07 AM Why Haven’t the Philadelphia Eagles Ever Won a Super Bowl?
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 19 2014 4:58 PM Steubenville Gets the Lifetime Treatment (And a Cheerleader Erupts Into Flames)
  Slate Plus
Sept. 22 2014 8:08 AM Slate Voice: “Why Is So Much Honey Clover Honey?” Mike Vuolo shares the story of your honey.
Sept. 21 2014 9:00 PM Attractive People Being Funny While Doing Amusing and Sometimes Romantic Things Don’t dismiss it. Friends was a truly great show.
Future Tense
Sept. 22 2014 7:47 AM Predicting the Future for the U.S. Government The strange but satisfying work of creating the National Intelligence Council’s Global Trends report.
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 22 2014 5:30 AM MAVEN Arrives at Mars
Sports Nut
Sept. 18 2014 11:42 AM Grandmaster Clash One of the most amazing feats in chess history just happened, and no one noticed.