Still the Worst Football Coach in the UniverseNotre Dame's Charlie Weis somehow manages to keep his job.
The Southern Speed MythLSU isn't any faster than Ohio State. Why does everyone insist otherwise?
Mutual ContemptA Michigan fan and an Ohio State fan explain why they hate each other and who's going to win Saturday's big game.
Not So FastSouthern football players can't run any faster than their Northern counterparts. So, why does the media keep telling us that they do?
Procedural Purgatory It’s time to stop asking when Loretta Lynch will be confirmed and start wondering if she ever will be.
What Happened at Slate This Week? Alison Griswold describes her experience reporting on the Germanwings tragedy.
Is This Thing On? The fierce debate over whether we should try to contact extraterrestrial life or wait for aliens to contact us.
Did Dark Matter Doom the Dinosaurs? A weird and wobbly theory links two of the biggest mysteries in science.
Even Lufthansa’s Exhaustive Psychiatric Tests Couldn’t Have Stopped a Tragedy Like the Germanwings Crash