The Rise of the Four-Figure CocktailBartenders are charging hundreds and even thousands of dollars per drink. It’s as indefensible as it sounds.
Good Riddance, Glen McKennaI’ll miss How I Met Your Mother, but I won’t miss its stupid fake Scotch.
Chick Whiskey and Dude CognacGender-specific spirits aren’t just stupid. They can be harmful, too.
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Life After ISIS The Northern Iraqi city of Sinjar has been recaptured from ISIS, but it’s a long way from back to normal.
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The Best of Slate Podcasts Only have time for one podcast this week? Make it this one.
The Craziest Endings in College Football History After the turkey, enjoy some classic finishes.