Jeff Friedrich Jeff Friedrich

Jeff Friedrich is an associate editor at Slate. Slate Plus members, email him here.

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June 27 2014 12:56 PMWhat Happened This Week?Slate in five observations: The World Cup, SCOTUS, and Orange Is the New Black
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May 8 2014 3:09 PM“I Thought About Skipping the Phineas Gage Story”Sam Kean on why he decided to write about neuroscience’s most famous patient.
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March 18 2014 5:39 PMThe Slate Archives Podcast: “The Recline and Fall of Western Civilization”Listen to a former flight attendant talk to Slate editor Dan Kois about his polarizing airplane-seat proposal.
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April 16 2013 10:04 AMWhat Did You Do When the Bombs Went Off?Stories—both poignant and mundane—of a terrible day.
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June 25 2014 7:42 AMWelcome to 1996. What Is This Newfangled Website, Slate?What to make of the “most relentlessly hyped product rollout since Windows 95.”
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March 17 2014 6:10 PMWhat It’s Like to Vote Republican While Working for SlateSlate’s managing editor talks about the “geographical superiority complex” of certain East Coast media types.
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Don’t Expect Adrian Peterson to Go to Prison

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

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