Jim Lewis

Jim Lewis is the author of three novels, most recently, The King Is Dead.

April 25 2003 4:57 PMNo More Whistlin' DixieDiane Sawyer's indecorous performance with the Dixie Chicks.
April 11 2003 11:26 AMExile's ReturnWhy you should know the name Jack Goldstein.
The Book Club
Feb. 25 2003 4:28 PMTastefulness Be Damned
Feb. 10 2003 12:38 PMKodachrome MomentHow William Eggleston's revolutionary exhibition changed everything.
Dec. 27 2002 1:01 PMSay CheeseThe photograph that launched a million photographs.
April 25 2003 11:13 AMComeback KidWilliam Klein's paeans to New York and Muhammad Ali.
The Book Club
Feb. 26 2003 3:24 PMArt Semantics
The Book Club
Feb. 24 2003 4:33 PMThe Art of Being There
Brave New World
Dec. 30 2002 5:37 PMSibling RivalryIs your clone your daughter—or your sister?


Medical Examiner

The Most Terrifying Thing About Ebola 

The disease threatens humanity by preying on humanity.

I Bought the Huge iPhone. I’m Already Thinking of Returning It.

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

Students Aren’t Going to College Football Games as Much Anymore

And schools are getting worried.

Two Damn Good, Very Different Movies About Soldiers Returning From War

The XX Factor

Lifetime Didn’t Think the Steubenville Rape Case Was Dramatic Enough

So they added a little self-immolation.


Blacks Don’t Have a Corporal Punishment Problem

Americans do. But when blacks exhibit the same behaviors as others, it becomes part of a greater black pathology. 

Why a Sketch of Chelsea Manning Is Stirring Up Controversy

How Worried Should Poland, the Baltic States, and Georgia Be About a Russian Invasion?

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Sept. 19 2014 1:11 PM Watch Flashes of Lightning Created in a Lab  
  News & Politics
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Business Insider
Sept. 20 2014 6:30 AM The Man Making Bill Gates Richer
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
Slate Picks
Sept. 19 2014 12:00 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? The Slatest editor tells us to read well-informed skepticism, media criticism, and more.
Brow Beat
Sept. 20 2014 3:21 PM “The More You Know (About Black People)” Uses Very Funny PSAs to Condemn Black Stereotypes
Future Tense
Sept. 19 2014 6:31 PM The One Big Problem With the Enormous New iPhone
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 21 2014 8:00 AM An Astronaut’s Guided Video Tour of Earth
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.