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Culture Gabfest
March 26 2014 10:35 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Green Handshake” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Muppets Most Wanted, High Maintenance, and the evolution of tipping.
Brow Beat
March 10 2014 5:14 PMDid True Detective Let Us Down? Or Were People Watching It Wrong? We Debate.
Five-Ring Circus
Feb. 19 2014 9:48 PMThere Will Be No Tara Lipinski of the Sochi Games
Five-Ring Circus
Feb. 11 2014 12:58 PMCongratulations, NBC: You Finally Made a Tear-Jerking Segment That Isn’t Terrible
Culturebox
Feb. 4 2014 2:35 PMDon’t Listen to Woody Allen’s Biggest DefenderWhy are so many journalists lauding Robert Weide’s sleazy, passive-aggressive attack on Mia Farrow and her daughter?
Technology
Dec. 18 2013 11:02 AMI Want to Live in Spike Jonze’s FutureCool phones. Great pants. A reassuringly familiar undertone of melancholy.
Moneybox
Dec. 5 2013 1:05 PMWho Gets to Be Poor?A viral essay shows that we’re confused about the difference between “downwardly mobile” and “impoverished.”
Technology
Nov. 27 2013 2:00 PMThe Pen Is Mightier Than the KeypadA high-tech stylus that keeps you writing by hand.
Wild Things
Nov. 4 2013 12:52 PMDo Animals Know That They Are Dying? I Think My Cat Did.
When Big Businesses Were Small
Oct. 27 2013 11:45 PMPlay the Name-Droppers Quiz!Can you match the great business with its terrible original moniker?
When Big Businesses Were Small
Oct. 13 2013 11:45 PMBillion Dollar BabiesIntroducing Slate’s special series about the early days of iconic companies.
Politics
Oct. 1 2013 7:51 PMSlate Readers Talk About Day 1 of Obamacare
Faith-based
Sept. 20 2013 4:42 PMCatholic TruthinessMove over, Antonin Scalia. Stephen Colbert is now America’s Catholic.
Future Tense
Sept. 11 2013 1:27 PMAT&T: The 9/11 Thinkfluencers
Moneybox
Aug. 22 2013 2:53 PMThe Magnificent Nightmare of the Billy BookcaseIkea is so good at so many things. Why is it so bad at delivery?
DoubleX Gabfest
March 20 2014 8:34 AMWhy Do Men Write This Way About Scarlett Johansson?
Five-ring Circus
Feb. 20 2014 8:29 PMThat Was ... CuriousRussia’s Adelina Sotnikova beat Yuna Kim to win figure skating gold. But did she really deserve to win?
Five-ring Circus
Feb. 19 2014 12:32 PMFrom Single to Double to TripleThe evolution of the jump in women’s figure skating, from 1936 to 2014.
Culturebox
Feb. 7 2014 1:01 PMWoody Allen and Dylan Farrow: Just the Facts
Digging deeper into Robert B. Weide’s misleading Daily Beast story. 

Culturebox
Jan. 17 2014 12:56 PMDid Woody Allen Molest His Adopted Daughter 22 Years Ago?Let’s take a break from the Hollywood tributes to him and reconsider the evidence.
Brow Beat
Dec. 6 2013 2:58 PMYou Really Should Go See the New Mandela Movie
The XX Factor
Nov. 27 2013 2:31 PMNo, the New York Times Did Not Sexualize Breast Cancer
Brow Beat
Nov. 8 2013 10:05 AMEvery Song From Morrissey’s Autobiography, in One Great Playlist
Billion to One
Oct. 31 2013 11:41 PMThe Path to 10 FiguresIntroducing Slate’s special series on the billionaires of the future.
Books
Oct. 21 2013 6:00 PMThe Jumped-Up Pantry Boy Who Never Knew His PlaceMorrissey’s Autobiography.
Books
Oct. 3 2013 4:33 PMAll That Happens Must Be KnownDave Eggers has zero interest in the tech world. So why did he write a 500-page satire about it?
Food
Sept. 25 2013 11:54 PMSympathy for the DevilIn defense of Gordon Ramsay.
Brow Beat
Sept. 19 2013 10:46 AMBreaking Bad Has a Pinkman Problem
Future Tense
Sept. 3 2013 4:43 PMIn Praise of the World’s Most Underappreciated Smartphone
Culturebox
Aug. 14 2013 5:30 AMThe Kindly BrontosaurusThe amazing, prehistoric posture that will get you whatever you want, whenever you want it.

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