J.D. Connor

J.D. Connor is assistant professor of English and of Visual and Environmental Studies at Harvard. He is working on a book about neoclassical Hollywood.

Fraywatch
Sept. 7 2002 11:26 PMJudging DreadOur readers react to TV coverage of 9/11.
Best Of The Fray
Aug. 15 2002 11:34 AMSexy posts from our reader forum.
Best Of The Fray
Aug. 1 2002 11:51 AMHot posts from our reader forum.
Best Of The Fray
July 18 2002 12:38 PMThe best posts from our reader forum.
The Book Club
July 10 2002 3:23 PMWho's the Big Swinging Dick?
The Book Club
July 8 2002 7:14 PMSmell the System
Best Of The Fray
June 26 2002 12:06 PMThe best posts from our reader forum.
Best Of The Fray
Aug. 29 2002 11:57 AMLive Free or Fat!A heaping helping of Fray
Best Of The Fray
Aug. 8 2002 12:03 PMThe best posts from our reader forum.
Best Of The Fray
July 25 2002 1:25 PMTop posts from our reader forum.
Best Of The Fray
July 11 2002 11:29 AMThe best posts from our reader forum.
The Book Club
July 9 2002 7:48 PMHuston's Black Heart
Best Of The Fray
July 3 2002 11:36 AMThe best posts from our reader forum.

TODAY IN SLATE

Politics

Meet the New Bosses

How the Republicans would run the Senate.

The Government Is Giving Millions of Dollars in Electric-Car Subsidies to the Wrong Drivers

Scotland Is Just the Beginning. Expect More Political Earthquakes in Europe.

Cheez-Its. Ritz. Triscuits.

Why all cracker names sound alike.

Friends Was the Last Purely Pleasurable Sitcom

The Eye

This Whimsical Driverless Car Imagines Transportation in 2059

Medical Examiner

Did America Get Fat by Drinking Diet Soda?  

A high-profile study points the finger at artificial sweeteners.

The Afghan Town With a Legitimately Good Tourism Pitch

A Futurama Writer on How the Vietnam War Shaped the Series

  News & Politics
Photography
Sept. 21 2014 11:34 PM People’s Climate March in Photos Hundreds of thousands of marchers took to the streets of NYC in the largest climate rally in history.
  Business
Business Insider
Sept. 20 2014 6:30 AM The Man Making Bill Gates Richer
  Life
Quora
Sept. 20 2014 7:27 AM How Do Plants Grow Aboard the International Space Station?
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 19 2014 4:58 PM Steubenville Gets the Lifetime Treatment (And a Cheerleader Erupts Into Flames)
  Slate Plus
Tv Club
Sept. 21 2014 1:15 PM The Slate Doctor Who Podcast: Episode 5  A spoiler-filled discussion of "Time Heist."
  Arts
Television
Sept. 21 2014 9:00 PM Attractive People Being Funny While Doing Amusing and Sometimes Romantic Things Don’t dismiss it. Friends was a truly great show.
  Technology
Future Tense
Sept. 22 2014 7:47 AM Predicting the Future for the U.S. Government The strange but satisfying work of creating the National Intelligence Council’s Global Trends report.
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 22 2014 5:30 AM MAVEN Arrives at Mars
  Sports
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.