Herbert Stein

Herbert Stein, a senior fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, was chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers under Presidents Nixon and Ford. He died in September 1999.

It Seems To Me
Jan. 2 1998 3:30 AMThe Nixon I KnewThe Nixon I Knew
Dear Prudence
Dec. 20 1997 3:30 AM Get answers to your questions on morals, manners, and macroeconomic policy.
It Seems To Me
Nov. 7 1997 3:30 AMFather of the StarFather of the Star
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Oct. 3 1997 3:30 AMThe Second-Best SauceThe joys of "home" cooking.
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Aug. 1 1997 3:30 AM207 ChannelsMy 18-inch dish is cute, but she doesn't have much class.
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June 13 1997 3:30 AMWatching the Couples Go ByWhy is this basic woman so valuable to this basic man whose arm she holds?
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April 18 1997 3:30 AMHigh Life on the PotomacMr. Reich comes to Washington.
Committee Of Correspondence
March 23 1997 3:30 AMThe committee: Francis Fukuyama, Neil Howe, George Modelski, Arthur Schlesinger Jr., and William Strauss. Moderated by Herbert Stein.
It Seems To Me
Feb. 7 1997 3:30 AMThe Cubist RepublicanWhat Gertrude Stein and I share--beyond a last name.
Dec. 21 1996 3:30 AMTalk, Talk, Talk..Do pundits like me have any effect on policy?
Committee Of Correspondence
June 25 1996 3:30 AMDoes Microsoft Play Fair?The committee: Steve Ballmer, James Fallows, James Gleick, Peter Huber, and Roger McNamee.
Dear Prudence
Dec. 26 1997 3:30 AM Get answers to your questions on morals, manners, and macroeconomic policy.
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Nov. 28 1997 3:30 AMGolden DaysWhat produces them for most people has very little to do with politicians.
The Slate Gist
Oct. 26 1997 3:30 AMFast Track
It Seems To Me
Aug. 29 1997 3:30 AMA Klutz at the BalletMore satisfying than watching Clinton waltz with Gingrich.
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July 11 1997 3:30 AMOn Being a JewFrom a Russian shtetl to Washington, D.C., in one leap.
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May 16 1997 3:30 AMHerb Stein's Unfamiliar QuotationsOn money, madness, and making mistakes.
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April 4 1997 3:30 AMA Tourist at HomeObserving America from a seat on the bus.
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March 7 1997 3:30 AMAn Old Couch Potato's LamentNow that I have time to watch, there's nothing I want to see (or: Where are the nonirritating, guilt-free programs like, well, Murder, She Wrote?).
It Seems To Me
Jan. 11 1997 3:30 AMReading the InauguralsA primer on what presidents say after they take the oath.
Committee Of Correspondence
July 2 1996 3:30 AMCan Cutting Taxes Speed up Growth?The committee: Barry Bosworth, Robert Eisner, Joel Slemrod, and John Taylor.


Frame Game

Hard Knocks

I was hit by a teacher in an East Texas public school. It taught me nothing.

There Are New Abuse Allegations Against Adrian Peterson

After This Merger, One Company Could Control One-Third of the Planet's Beer Sales

John Oliver Pleads for Scotland to Stay With the U.K.

If You’re Outraged by the NFL, Follow This Satirical Blowhard on Twitter


Don’t Expect Adrian Peterson to Go to Prison

In much of America, beating your kids is perfectly legal. 

The Juice

Ford’s Big Gamble

It’s completely transforming America’s best-selling vehicle.

I Tried to Write an Honest Profile of One of Bollywood’s Biggest Stars. It Didn’t Go Well.

Here’s Why College Women Don’t Take Rape Allegations to the Police

The XX Factor
Sept. 15 2014 1:51 PM Here’s Why College Women Don’t Take Rape Allegations to the Police
  News & Politics
Sept. 15 2014 8:56 PM The Benghazi Whistleblower Who Might Have Revealed a Massive Scandal on his Poetry Blog
Sept. 15 2014 7:27 PM Could IUDs Be the Next Great Weapon in the Battle Against Poverty?
Sept. 15 2014 4:38 PM What Is Straight Ice Cream?
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 15 2014 3:31 PM My Year As an Abortion Doula
  Slate Plus
Tv Club
Sept. 15 2014 11:38 AM The Slate Doctor Who Podcast: Episode 4  A spoiler-filled discussion of "Listen."
Brow Beat
Sept. 15 2014 8:58 PM Lorde Does an Excellent Cover of Kanye West’s “Flashing Lights”
Future Tense
Sept. 15 2014 4:49 PM Cheetah Robot Is Now Wireless and Gallivanting on MIT’s Campus
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 15 2014 11:00 AM The Comet and the Cosmic Beehive
Sports Nut
Sept. 15 2014 9:05 PM Giving Up on Goodell How the NFL lost the trust of its most loyal reporters.