Heather Brady

Heather Brady is a former Slate interactives intern.

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June 30 2014 3:09 PMThe Google GraveyardLeave a flower for a deceased Google product.
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April 26 2013 6:00 AMIn Kyrgyzstan, 1 in 10 Muslims Say Killing Civilians Is Sometimes JustifiedOpinions on suicide bombings from the Tsarnaev brothers’ home region.
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April 23 2013 2:53 PMFrom Wrestling Captain to Terrorism SuspectA timeline of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s life.
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April 17 2013 9:45 AMWatch the Country Get Fatter in One Animated MapHow the obesity epidemic spread across the U.S.
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March 29 2013 5:00 AMHalf of Christians Think Jesus Will Return Within 40 YearsChristian views in America on the return of Christ.
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March 15 2013 8:15 AMHighest EducationColleges with the best reputations across the globe.
Feb. 25 2013 12:16 AMOscars Prediction Dartboard: Who Was Wrong-est?Visualizing Oscars predictions.
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Feb. 8 2013 9:31 AMMap: Countries That Require Paid Sick DaysThe U.S. is not one of them.
Brow Beat
June 11 2013 1:46 PMThis Episode of Gilmore Girls Will Convince You to Watch the Whole Series
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April 25 2013 12:38 PMFrom Boxing Champion to Bombing SuspectA timeline of Tamerlan Tsarnaev’s life.
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April 19 2013 7:45 AMDid Your Senators Vote for Gun Control?A map of Senate votes on seven gun control amendments.
The XX Factor
April 4 2013 6:00 PMWhy ADHD Overdiagnosis Makes Me Nervous: The Meds Change My Boyfriend’s Personality
Map of the Week
March 21 2013 9:30 AMThe U.S.’s Low Standards for Teacher TrainingCountry-by-country training requirements for high school teachers.
The XX Factor
March 5 2013 3:35 PMI Planned My Wedding When I Was In Middle School. No, I'm Not Crazy.
Map of the Week
Feb. 21 2013 9:45 AMThe Handful of Countries Without a Minimum WageMinimum wage laws around the world.
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Jan. 25 2013 5:15 AMHow Much Did the Gun Lobby Donate to Your Member of Congress?The gun lobby’s campaign contributions, by representative.



Scalia’s Liberal Streak

The conservative justice’s most brilliant—and surprisingly progressive—moments on the bench.

Colorado Is Ground Zero for the Fight Over Female Voters

There’s a Way to Keep Ex-Cons Out of Prison That Pays for Itself. Why Don’t More States Use It?

The NFL Explains How It Sees “the Role of the Female”

The Music Industry Is Ignoring Some of the Best Black Women Singing R&B


Theo’s Joint and Vanessa’s Whiskey

No sitcom did the “Very Special Episode” as well as The Cosby Show.


The Other Huxtable Effect

Thirty years ago, The Cosby Show gave us one of TV’s great feminists.

Cliff Huxtable Explains the World: Five Lessons From TV’s Greatest Dad

Why Television Needs a New Cosby Show Right Now

  News & Politics
Sept. 18 2014 8:20 PM A Clever Attempt at Explaining Away a Vote Against the Farm Bill
Sept. 18 2014 6:02 PM A Chinese Company Just Announced the Biggest IPO in U.S. History
The Slate Quiz
Sept. 18 2014 11:44 PM Play the Slate News Quiz With Jeopardy! superchampion Ken Jennings.
  Double X
Sept. 18 2014 8:07 PM Crying Rape False rape accusations exist, and they are a serious problem.
  Slate Plus
Behind the Scenes
Sept. 18 2014 1:23 PM “It’s Not Every Day That You Can Beat the World Champion” An exclusive interview with chess grandmaster Fabiano Caruana.
Brow Beat
Sept. 18 2014 4:33 PM The Top 5 Dadsplaining Moments From The Cosby Show
Future Tense
Sept. 18 2014 6:48 PM By 2100 the World's Population Could Be 11 Billion
  Health & Science
Sept. 18 2014 3:35 PM Do People Still Die of Rabies? And how do you know if an animal is rabid?
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.