Kelly Tunney

Kelly Tunney is a Slate intern in New York City.

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March 12 2014 2:58 PMLouisiana's Longest-Serving Death Row Inmate Freed After 30 Years
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March 4 2014 3:20 PMKentucky Will Hire a New Lawyer After AG Refuses to Appeal Gay-Marriage Ruling
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Feb. 27 2014 4:16 PM130 Brands Not Named Subway Also Use the "Yoga Mat" Chemical
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Feb. 24 2014 4:44 PMOldest-Known Holocaust Survivor Dies at 110
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Feb. 18 2014 3:07 PMUniversity Students Elect Edward Snowden as Their New Student Body Rep
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Feb. 11 2014 2:05 PMEric Holder Wants Ex-Felons to Get Their Voting Rights Back
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Feb. 5 2014 2:10 PMTexas Set to Execute a Woman, Which Is a Rarity Even For Texas
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Jan. 28 2014 4:04 PMBritish Officials Warn Terror Attack in Sochi "Very Likely to Occur"
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Jan. 21 2014 3:21 PMWashed Up Body Parts in NYC Identified as Those of Missing Autistic Teen
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March 5 2014 3:11 PMUnder Pressure, Facebook Cracks Down on Posts Touting Illegal Gun Sales
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March 3 2014 4:36 PMDisney Cuts Future Funding to Boy Scouts Over Anti-Gay Policy
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Feb. 27 2014 1:23 PMObama and FDA Team Up for Nutrition Label Makeover
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Feb. 20 2014 2:44 PMJoe Paterno's Son Will Run For Statewide Office in Pennsylvania
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Feb. 13 2014 3:52 PMBelgium Extends "Right-to-Die" to Terminally Ill Kids
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Feb. 6 2014 3:22 PMPolice Recover Stolen Stradivarius Stashed in a Milwaukee Attic
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Jan. 30 2014 3:59 PMMissouri Executes Convicted Murderer With Final Appeal Still Pending
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Jan. 27 2014 2:55 PMColorado Boy Said to Self-Immolate in High School Cafeteria
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Jan. 15 2014 4:42 PMDanish Tourist Allegedly Gang-Raped In India



Crying Rape

False rape accusations exist, and they are a serious problem.

Scotland Is Just the Beginning. Expect More Political Earthquakes in Europe.

No, New York Times, Shonda Rhimes Is Not an “Angry Black Woman” 

Brow Beat
Sept. 19 2014 1:39 PM Shonda Rhimes Is Not an “Angry Black Woman,” New York Times. Neither Are Her Characters.

The Music Industry Is Ignoring Some of the Best Black Women Singing R&B

How Will You Carry Around Your Huge New iPhone? Apple Pants!

Medical Examiner

The Most Terrifying Thing About Ebola 

The disease threatens humanity by preying on humanity.


The Other Huxtable Effect

Thirty years ago, The Cosby Show gave us one of TV’s great feminists.

There’s a Way to Keep Ex-Cons Out of Prison That Pays for Itself. Why Don’t More States Use It?

Why Men Can Never Remember Anything

The XX Factor
Sept. 19 2014 1:11 PM Why Men Can Never Remember Anything
Sept. 19 2014 11:33 AM An Up-Close Look at the U.S.–Mexico Border
  News & Politics
Sept. 19 2014 1:56 PM Scotland’s Attack on the Status Quo Expect more political earthquakes across Europe.
Sept. 19 2014 3:24 PM Why Innovators Hate MBAs
Inside Higher Ed
Sept. 19 2014 1:34 PM Empty Seats, Fewer Donors? College football isn’t attracting the audience it used to.
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 19 2014 4:58 PM Steubenville Gets the Lifetime Treatment (And a Cheerleader Erupts Into Flames)
  Slate Plus
Slate Picks
Sept. 19 2014 12:00 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? The Slatest editor tells us to read well-informed skepticism, media criticism, and more.
Brow Beat
Sept. 19 2014 4:48 PM You Should Be Listening to Sbtrkt
Future Tense
Sept. 19 2014 5:03 PM White House Chief Information Officer Will Run U.S. Ebola Response
  Health & Science
Medical Examiner
Sept. 19 2014 12:13 PM The Most Terrifying Thing About Ebola  The disease threatens humanity by preying on humanity.
Sports Nut
Sept. 18 2014 11:42 AM Grandmaster Clash One of the most amazing feats in chess history just happened, and no one noticed.