I Got a Second Chance on Who Wants to Be a MillionaireLast year I became one of the biggest losers in game show history. Going back was terrifying.
Does Paris Matter More Than Beirut?You’d think so from the media’s coverage. And the problem goes a lot deeper than the level of attention.
California Governor Bravely Vetoes Bill to Ban Drones From Interfering With Firefighters
How Fox News, CNN, and MSNBC Covered the Oregon Shooting Before They Knew a Thing About It
These Ridiculously Premature Drone Registration Services Look Like a Huge Waste of Money
I Was Afraid of Slate Commenters. So I Became One. And it totally changed the way I think about them.
Farewell, GrantlandThese were the site’s eight best stories. (ESPN, please don’t take them down.)
It Doesn’t Matter “What He Wanted.” Chris Harper Mercer Murdered 9 People and We Need to Name Him.
Did Jonathan Papelbon Cross the Rocker Line?The Nationals closer is big-time jerk, but it took attacking Bryce Harper to make him expendable.
Why the Syria Deal Isn’t Really Much of a Deal Sadly, it may only lock in the gains made by Russia and Bashar al-Assad.
Banks Don’t Want to Work With the Legal Marijuana Industry. Can This Startup Convince Them?
The End of Football Why the sport is no longer justifiable as a thinking person’s pastime.
The Waves Are There A theoretical physicist reflects on Thursday’s spacetime-bending announcement.
Scientists Have Finally Detected Gravitational Waves, and They Reveal the Death Spiral of Two Monster Black Holes
Roger Goodell Isn’t a Liar. He’s a Bullshitter. Towards a theory of pro football public relations.