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?
Europe’s Other Crackdown Azerbaijan is decimating its human rights activists, and why not? It’s faced almost no consequences for its repression.
The Grandparent Trap The shameful problem of elder financial abuse is only going to get worse.
Inside Higher Ed
How Unemployment Rates Shift Choices of Majors When the economy is weak, college students flee liberal arts.
What We Like Right Now Our favorite picks for the week of July 27, curated by Slate writers and editors.
Inside Out Director Pete Docter Explains Why Pixar Remade Certain Scenes for Foreign Viewers
Why Cecil Was Such an Important Lion In videos, photos, and scientific research papers, he was a star.
It Took 22 Years for the Women’s 1,500-Meters Record to Fall. What's the Fastest Humans Can Possibly Run?