Jennifer Lai Jennifer Lai

Jennifer Lai is an associate editor at Slate.

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March 18 2014 12:55 PMTraffic ControlKatherine Goldstein talks “monster traffic,” what Slate readers like to share, and how Slate plans to keep growing in 2014.
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Aug. 29 2013 12:26 PMJudge Admits Blaming a 14-Year-Old for Her Own Rape Was "Stupid"
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Aug. 27 2013 11:16 AMGeorge Zimmerman Will Ask Florida To Pay His Legal Fees
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Aug. 23 2013 11:39 AM22-Year-Old Photojournalist Gang Raped in Mumbai
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Aug. 21 2013 12:33 PMThe Hannah Anderson Kidnapping Story Just Became that Much Crazier
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Aug. 19 2013 11:43 AMChris Christie to Sign Gay-Conversion Ban Bill Into Law
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Aug. 14 2013 12:16 PMExplosions Trap Sailors on Indian Sub
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Aug. 12 2013 12:04 PMJudge Orders Baby's Name Changed From "Messiah"
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Aug. 8 2013 10:20 AMGrenade-Wielding Gunman Kills Four In Texas Shooting Spree
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Aug. 6 2013 11:17 AMGunman Kills Three at Town Hall Meeting
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July 29 2013 11:35 AMBus Plunges Off Italian Highway, Killing Dozens
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May 12 2014 1:09 PMThe Editor’s CreedTwo Slate editors debate their very different editing philosophies.
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March 24 2014 3:30 PMThe Slate Podcast Endorsement-O-Matic(Almost) every product recommended on every Slate podcast since the dawn of creation.
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March 19 2014 2:12 PMShould Slate Change Its G.D. Profanity Policy? Three Editors Debate.
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March 18 2014 12:09 PMYour Questions About Slate Plus, Answered
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March 17 2014 4:20 PMHow Slate Plus Members Can Access Ad-Free Podcasts and Bonus Audio ContentWhere to find your unique URL and how to install it.
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Aug. 28 2013 11:55 AMGeorge Zimmerman's Wife Pleads Guilty To Perjury
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Aug. 26 2013 3:59 PMMassive Wildfire Threatens Yosemite, San Fran's Water Supply
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Aug. 22 2013 2:21 PMThe FBI Thought William Vollmann Was the Unabomber
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Aug. 20 2013 12:33 PMPolice Say "Bored" Teens Killed Exchange Student "For Fun"
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Aug. 16 2013 11:23 AMFeds Arrest Princess in Sweep of Illegal U.S. Cockfighting Ring
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Aug. 13 2013 11:38 AMBraves Fan Dies After 65-Foot Fall At Game
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Aug. 9 2013 2:18 PMWhat Are We Bringing To Mars? 1,100 Haiku.
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Aug. 7 2013 11:04 AMAriel Castro's "House of Horrors" Is Being Demolished
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July 30 2013 11:08 AMPakistan Prison Break Frees 250
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July 25 2013 11:18 AMChina Charges Former Party Star With Corruption

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