The Culture Gabfest, the Boo-Effing-Hoo EditionListen to Slate's show about the week in culture.
When Rock Stars Read Edmund SpenserThe eight most pretentious lyrics from the new Decemberists album.
The Culture Gabfest, Public Disgust EditionListen to Slate's show about the week in culture.
The Ball Is RoundThe best soccer Web sites and books to read during the Euro 2008 tournament.
Is Robert Dear Another John Brown? One pro-life activist made that comparison. It’s actually worth considering.
Cards Against Humanity Asked People to Give It $5 on Black Friday for Nothing in Return. The Stunt Worked.
Hang Up And Listen
The “Violating His Amateur Status” Bonus Segment The Hang Up and Listen hosts cover speedcubing—from the algorithms of Rubik’s Cubes to the sport’s record-breaking competitors.
Can We Trust the Hacker Philanthropists? We now rely on tech billionaires to solve our most pressing problems. That’s a problem, too—and it’s our fault.