James Surowiecki

James Surowiecki writes the financial column at The New Yorker.

June 29 2009 6:22 PMInfinite SummerThe Audio Book Club on David Foster Wallace's Infinite Jest.
The Audio Book Club
Jan. 3 2008 12:19 PMThe Audio Book ClubOur critics discuss Denis Johnson's Tree of Smoke.
Jan. 17 2006 8:44 PMThe Worst Day EverA 24 writer talks about torture, terrorism, and fudging "real time."
The Book Club
Jan. 12 2005 1:43 AMWhich Information Really Does Matter?
The Book Club
Jan. 10 2005 2:23 PMWhat Do We Mean When We Talk About Intuition?
Hey, Wait A Minute
July 30 2003 6:39 PMDamn the Slam PAM Plan!Canceling the Pentagon's futures market is cowardly and dumb.
The Book Club
June 5 2003 9:23 AMGoing Where the Value Is
The Book Club
June 3 2003 9:22 AMBilly Beane's Genius: Letting the Data Do the Talking
The Book Club
Feb. 18 2003 6:31 PMHow the GI Bill and the FHA Solidified the Traditional Family
Jan. 9 2003 3:50 PMI Hear New York RantingSpike Lee vs. Kenneth Lay and Mullah Omar.
The Book Club
Oct. 31 2002 6:35 PMTwo Angry Men
The Book Club
Oct. 29 2002 6:08 PMWith All Deliberate Confusion
Aug. 19 2002 10:30 AMRockumentary ReduxEveryone's wrong about the new Wilco movie.
March 23 2001 11:57 PMWilson the Volleyball, Reconsidered
June 30 1999 12:17 AM
The Audio Book Club
March 20 2009 2:21 PMSlate's Audio Book Club: Infinite JestOur critics dissect David Foster Wallace's epic novel.
June 14 2006 11:51 AMWhat's Next for the New Argentine Cinema?
Dec. 15 2005 6:40 PMThe Xbox 360What happens when video games get too real.
The Book Club
Jan. 11 2005 8:12 AMThe Virtues of Group Decision-Making
Aug. 21 2003 4:18 PMCult of PersonalismA remarkable documentary about Idi Amin gets to the heart of his politics.
June 10 2003 1:15 PMMoneyball ReduxSlate talks to the man who revolutionized baseball.
The Book Club
June 4 2003 9:14 AMDecision-Making
The Book Club
Feb. 19 2003 5:49 PMVillains in the Suburbs
The Book Club
Feb. 17 2003 6:51 PMDrowning in Details
Jan. 8 2003 1:50 PMDrop the GunThe Two Towers' wishful technophobia.
The Book Club
Oct. 30 2002 6:57 PMDeeply Confused Idea of Wealth
Oct. 2 2002 1:57 PMThe Punk VirtuosoGuitarist John Frusciante spices up the Red Hot Chili Peppers.
July 24 2002 6:21 PMBlame IacoccaHow the former Chrysler CEO caused the corporate scandals.
The Book Club
June 30 1999 12:18 AM
The Motley Fool
May 29 1998 3:30 AMDisney's DropThe recent fall in its stock price says less about the company's prospects than about bull market jitters.




The Irritating Confidante

John Dickerson on Ben Bradlee’s fascinating relationship with John F. Kennedy.

My Father Invented Social Networking at a Girls’ Reform School in the 1930s

Renée Zellweger’s New Face Is Too Real

Sleater-Kinney Was Once America’s Best Rock Band

Can it be again?

The All The President’s Men Scene That Captured Ben Bradlee

Medical Examiner

Is It Better to Be a Hero Like Batman?

Or an altruist like Bruce Wayne?


Driving in Circles

The autonomous Google car may never actually happen.

The World’s Human Rights Violators Are Signatories on the World’s Human Rights Treaties

How Punctual Are Germans?

  News & Politics
Oct. 22 2014 12:44 AM We Need More Ben Bradlees His relationship with John F. Kennedy shows what’s missing from today’s Washington journalism.
Oct. 21 2014 5:57 PM Soda and Fries Have Lost Their Charm for Both Consumers and Investors
The Vault
Oct. 21 2014 2:23 PM A Data-Packed Map of American Immigration in 1903
  Double X
The XX Factor
Oct. 21 2014 3:03 PM Renée Zellweger’s New Face Is Too Real
  Slate Plus
Behind the Scenes
Oct. 21 2014 1:02 PM Where Are Slate Plus Members From? This Weird Cartogram Explains. A weird-looking cartogram of Slate Plus memberships by state.
Brow Beat
Oct. 21 2014 9:42 PM The All The President’s Men Scene That Perfectly Captured Ben Bradlee’s Genius
Oct. 21 2014 11:44 PM Driving in Circles The autonomous Google car may never actually happen.
  Health & Science
Climate Desk
Oct. 21 2014 11:53 AM Taking Research for Granted Texas Republican Lamar Smith continues his crusade against independence in science.
Sports Nut
Oct. 20 2014 5:09 PM Keepaway, on Three. Ready—Break! On his record-breaking touchdown pass, Peyton Manning couldn’t even leave the celebration to chance.