Jonathan Rubin

Jon Rubin is a Slate intern.

March 6 2008 12:17 PMFarewell to the Dungeon MasterHow D&D creator Gary Gygax changed geekdom forever.
The Slate60
Feb. 11 2008 7:35 AMThe 2007 Slate 60: DonationsThe largest American charitable contributions of the year.
Jan. 31 2008 3:35 PMCan American Samoans Vote?Can they affect the presidential race?
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Jan. 22 2008 4:08 PMWho's Politically Correct?The Weekly Standard on the Democratic presidential candidates' battles over identity politics.
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Jan. 15 2008 4:02 PMYou Just Can't Stop John McCainThe Weekly Standard looks at the Arizona senator's up-and-down presidential campaign.
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Jan. 8 2008 3:52 PMMy Big, Fat, Quickie Greek WeddingMoment on how the Greek half of Cyprus has become "the Mediterranean's answer to the Las Vegas wedding scene."
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Feb. 12 2008 3:36 PMKeep the ChangeNewsweek on whether presidential candidates live up to their promises to shake things up.
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Feb. 5 2008 3:47 PMPrimary MadnessNew York, Newsweek, The New Yorker, the Weekly Standard, and other publications make their final Super Tuesday predictions.
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Jan. 29 2008 3:10 PMThe Cost of the Death PenaltyThe New Yorker on the expense—and bureaucratic mess—of executing a criminal.
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Jan. 18 2008 4:10 PMSpace InvadersThe Economist on the militarization of space.
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Jan. 11 2008 4:21 PMGive Me Property or Give Me Death!Portfolio on whether property seizures by the Chinese government may lead to demands for more freedom.
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Jan. 4 2008 4:29 PMElection MalfunctionThe New York Times Magazine on the possible computerized-voting snafus in 2008.


Frame Game

Hard Knocks

I was hit by a teacher in an East Texas public school. It taught me nothing.

Republicans Like Scott Walker Are Building Campaigns Around Problems That Don’t Exist

How Can We Investigate Potential Dangers of Fracking Without Being Alarmist?

The Best Way to Organize Your Fridge

If You’re Outraged by the NFL, Follow This Satirical Blowhard on Twitter


Hidden Messages in Corporate Logos

Subtle cues from FedEx, Amazon, and others.

Sports Nut

Giving Up on Goodell

How the NFL lost the trust of its most loyal reporters.

Chief Justice John Roberts Says $1,000 Can’t Buy Influence in Congress. Looks Like He’s Wrong.

A No-Brainer Approach to Fighting Poverty: Better Birth Control

  News & Politics
The World
Sept. 16 2014 11:56 AM Iran and the U.S. Are Allies Against ISIS but Aren’t Ready to Admit It Yet
Sept. 16 2014 12:22 PM Poverty Rate Falls for First Time Since 2006, Remains Way Too High
The Eye
Sept. 16 2014 12:20 PM These Outdoor Cat Shelters Have More Style Than the Average Home
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 15 2014 3:31 PM My Year As an Abortion Doula
  Slate Plus
Tv Club
Sept. 15 2014 11:38 AM The Slate Doctor Who Podcast: Episode 4  A spoiler-filled discussion of "Listen."
Brow Beat
Sept. 16 2014 12:30 PM How Steven Moffat Made the Best Doctor Who Episode in Years
Future Tense
Sept. 16 2014 12:33 PM Slate Exclusive: Why Greenland’s “Dark Snow” Should Worry You
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 16 2014 7:30 AM A Galaxy of Tatooines
Sports Nut
Sept. 15 2014 9:05 PM Giving Up on Goodell How the NFL lost the trust of its most loyal reporters.