Obama: the Pepsi CandidateThe Democratic presidential nominee and the soft drink have strong affinities.
How Bad Could It Get?Will the recession be more like the 1990-'91 downturn or the Great Depression?
Bertelsmann's Big BungleThomas Middelhoff was the best CEO in the media business. So why did Bertelsmann fire him?
Why Martha Stewart's Company Is DoomedEven a new CEO is unlikely to save the domestic diva's reeling firm.
Yahoo-bris!A company with a history of overpaying lost a great deal when it couldn't force Microsoft to overpay. Now what?
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The Fizz-dom of CrowdsIf prediction markets are so great, why have they been so wrong lately?
Forget the Ballot Box, the GOP Wants Your InboxThe Republican Party is on the verge of using a new technology that might just revamp e-fund raising.
Postpone Christmas We should celebrate Jesus’ birth in early February, not the end of December.
Women’s Work The jobs recovery was supposed to be great for women. It hasn’t exactly worked out that way.
Slate’s Working Podcast: Episode 17 Transcript Read what David Plotz asked a middle school principal about his workday.
Squash vs. Baseball! Wrestling vs. Golf! Good riddance to the days when sports had to fight each other for Olympic survival.