Arianna Huffington Is Just Like UsIn Thrive, she accurately diagnoses what ails our workplace culture. But like the rest of us, she hasn’t found the cure.
Alone, Alone, All, All Alone, Alone on a Wild Wild SeaBarbara Ehrenreich searches for transcendence.
The XX Factor
Fear Over Online Predators Is the New “Stranger Danger.” When Will Parents Stop Panicking?
Sex Talk FailI have been trying to talk to my daughter about sex since September, but I can’t get it up.
The XX Factor
At Evangelical College, Woman Who Was Assaulted Is "Responsible for What Happened to Her"
When Men Are RapedA new study reveals that men are often the victims of sexual assault, and women are often the perpetrators.
DoubleX Gabfest: The Conscious Uncoupling EditionListen to Slate’s show about Gwyneth Paltrow’s conscious uncoupling from Chris Martin.
The Audio Book Club
Is Slaughterhouse-Five a Rambunctious Countercultural Lark or a Document of Severe Depression?
DoubleX Gabfest: The Blinded Me With Science EditionListen to Slate’s show about the science of relationships, the Washington Post’s Date Lab, and whether an equal marriage means less sex.
Less Romance, More DataA new breed of research is trying to Moneyball the least logical of all human endeavors: love.
DoubleX Gabfest: The Triple Package, Triple Axel EditionListen to Slate’s show about Dylan Farrow’s open letter, Amy Chua’s new book, and the women of the Olympics.
GOP Candidates Keep Lying About Planned Parenthood and “Baby Parts” The party of personal responsibility should take responsibility for its words.
Cards Against Humanity Asked People to Give It $5 on Black Friday for Nothing in Return. The Stunt Worked.
Hang Up And Listen
The “Violating His Amateur Status” Bonus Segment The Hang Up and Listen hosts cover speedcubing—from the algorithms of Rubik’s Cubes to the sport’s record-breaking competitors.
The National Board of Review Named Mad Max: Fury Road Film of the Year. Did This Movie Just Become an Oscar Prospect?