Raise the Smoking Age to 21New York City’s higher tobacco sales age should be copied across the country.
Bring Back the GuillotineLethal injection is the wrong way to do capital punishment. Severing the head is the better way to go.
Farewell Federal Government, So Long Breaking Bad, Hello ObamacareThe week’s most interesting Slate stories.
Defunding Obamacare, Mormon Weddings, and the Virtues of EmailThe week’s most interesting Slate stories.
The Shutdown Continues, the Supreme Court Gears Up, and Malcolm Gladwell Defends HimselfThe week’s most interesting Slate stories.
Language Bullies, Obama’s Syria Problem, and RG3The week’s most interesting Slate stories.
Banking on Influence How some of Wall Street’s favorite politicians are taking apart Dodd-Frank, one piece at a time.
Solar Flair How do you make ray-soaking roof panels a hot investment? By making them a boring one.
Tricky Treats The newest trend in Halloween sweets? Candy that’s supposed to taste like other candy.
The XX Factor
Emma Sulkowicz Inspired Students Across the Country to Carry Their Mattresses. Now What?
The American Horror Story: Freak Show Podcast, Episode 4 The “Edward Mordrake (Part 2)” edition.