Introducing Lean/LockPlay Slate's new political prediction game, which tests your skill at forecasting the outcome of the midterm elections.
Politico IncorrectWhat the politics Web site deletes from its articles without telling anyone.
The Olympics Sap-o-MeterThe Sap-o-Meter says an emotional goodbye to Vancouver. Plus: the Sappiest Word of the 2010 Olympic Games.
The Olympics Sap-o-MeterSlate's scorecard of NBC sentimentality makes an emotional return.
The Consent ConundrumDecades after a woman's cervical cancer cells were taken without her permission, we're still trying to determine what rights researchers have to your body.
Quitting Time, Gay Panic, and Pill-Popping Pop StarsThe week's most interesting Slate stories.
Afghanistan's Census of the DeadWhat the WikiLeaks data reveal about civilian and enemy casualties of war. An interactive chart.
The Olympics Sap-o-MeterCourage, determination, and passion at the ladies' figure skating finals.
O Say Can You Guess?Get ready for the Winter Olympics with Slate's national-anthem quiz.
Moonwalks, an Honest Apology, and the Weakest LinksThe week's most interesting Slate stories.
Marco Rubio Wants to Assure New Hampshire Voters That He Can Lead The Florida senator is trying to make up for the damage he did at Saturday’s debate.
Ted Cruz Is Not Eligible to Be President, According to the Most Plausible Interpretation of the Constitution
LED Bulbs Were Once Pricey. Now They’re Cheap, Mass-Produced, and Plentiful. This Is How Efficient Technology Will Take Over.
Ted Cruz Loves Small Government So Much He Wants Congress to Force More School Vouchers on D.C.
The XX Factor
This Video of a Mom Getting Her Kids Dressed for Bed Has 45 Million Views and Counting
Year of Great Books
The Man From Uncle In Praise of Uncle Toby, the Warm Beating Heart of Tristram Shandy.
Key and Peele Brought Back Their Classic “Hingle McCringleberry” Sketch, With Help From Stephen Colbert
Zero-Rating, Explained Activists are fighting Facebook and T-Mobile over zero-rating. But what is that?
Why You Hated the Super Bowl It was hard to tell if it was a great defensive contest, or a terrible offensive one.