Holly Allen

Holly Allen is a Web designer at Slate. She lives in Atlanta.

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Oct. 28 2013 4:39 PMWoody or Sinatra? You Decide.
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Nov. 14 2012 8:15 AMWhich Law & Order Characters Were Best at Their Jobs? A Handy Guide.
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Oct. 18 2012 3:52 PMThis Halloween’s Best Political Costumes
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March 2 2012 5:23 PMIntroducing Beardbombing, Featuring Seneca Crane’s Beard from The Hunger Games
Dec. 19 2011 11:32 AMI (Almost) Got Callista Gingrich’s HairHow four hours in a D.C. salon gave me a new appreciation for Callista’s helmet head.
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Dec. 7 2012 4:06 PMZero Dark Thirty Inspires Hollywood Copycats
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Nov. 6 2012 12:37 PMNo “I Voted” Stickers at Your Polling Station? Print Your Own.
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May 24 2012 8:00 AMBerets! Binoculars! Britpop! Introducing Wes Anderson Bingo
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Feb. 17 2012 6:28 PMWhat New Territory Is Left for The Simpsons? Our Complete Map.



The Self-Made Man

The story of America’s most pliable, pernicious, irrepressible myth.

Michigan’s Tradition of Football “Toughness” Needs to Go—Starting With Coach Hoke

Does Your Child Have “Sluggish Cognitive Tempo”? Or Is That Just a Disorder Made Up to Scare You?

The First Case of Ebola in America Has Been Diagnosed in Dallas

Why Indians in America Are Mad for India’s New Prime Minister

Damned Spot

Now Stare. Don’t Stop.

The perfect political wife’s loving gaze in campaign ads.

Building a Better Workplace

You Deserve a Pre-cation

The smartest job perk you’ve never heard of.

Don’t Panic! The U.S. Already Stops Ebola and Similar Diseases From Spreading. Here’s How.

Parents, Get Your Teenage Daughters the IUD

The XX Factor
Sept. 30 2014 12:34 PM Parents, Get Your Teenage Daughters the IUD
  News & Politics
Sept. 30 2014 6:59 PM The Democrats’ War at Home Can the president’s party defend itself from the president’s foreign policy blunders?
Sept. 30 2014 7:02 PM At Long Last, eBay Sets PayPal Free
Sept. 30 2014 7:35 PM Who Owns Scrabble’s Word List? Hasbro says the list of playable words belongs to the company. Players beg to differ.
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 30 2014 12:34 PM Parents, Get Your Teenage Daughters the IUD
  Slate Plus
Behind the Scenes
Sept. 30 2014 3:21 PM Meet Jordan Weissmann Five questions with Slate’s senior business and economics correspondent.
Brow Beat
Sept. 30 2014 4:45 PM Steven Soderbergh Is Doing Some Next-Level Work on The Knick
Future Tense
Sept. 30 2014 7:00 PM There’s Going to Be a Live-Action Tetris Movie for Some Reason
  Health & Science
Medical Examiner
Sept. 30 2014 6:44 PM Ebola Was Already Here How the United States contains deadly hemorrhagic fevers.
Sports Nut
Sept. 30 2014 5:54 PM Goodbye, Tough Guy It’s time for Michigan to fire its toughness-obsessed coach, Brady Hoke.