Laurie Snyder

Laurie Snyder is Slate's copy chief.

The Slate Gist
Feb. 26 2004 6:34 PMWhence the Beef?The gruesome trip from pasture to platter (and how to ensure that it's not so bad).
The Slate60
Feb. 17 2003 9:57 AMThe 2002 Slate 60: IntroductionThe 60 largest American charitable contributions of 2002.
International Papers
April 8 2002 5:19 PMA standing ovation for the queen mum.
Summary Judgment
Aug. 18 2001 12:00 AMAn Off-Key Mandolin
Summary Judgment
July 13 2001 11:30 PM 
Summary Judgment
June 23 2001 12:00 AMDolittle Does Little for Critics
Shopping
April 17 2001 3:00 AMI Was Framed!Picking out the best eyeglasses.
Other Magazines
April 5 2001 11:30 PMA How-To for the Busy You
Summary Judgment
March 2 2001 11:30 PMThe Mexican's the Pitts 
Summary Judgment
Feb. 3 2001 12:00 AMThe Lowdown on J. Lo
Shopping
Nov. 29 2000 11:30 PMXmas Fir TrappingHow to bag the balsam, Fraser, or noble that's just right for your living room.
The Slate60
Feb. 16 2004 10:32 AMGolden ArchesBurger heiress tops this year's list of largest U.S. charitable contributions.
International Papers
Dec. 11 2002 6:42 PMSouth Korea gets worked up about the SCUD ship.
The Slate60
Feb. 4 2002 6:00 PMThe 2001 Slate 60: IntroductionThe 60 largest American charitable contributions of 2001.
Summary Judgment
Aug. 3 2001 11:30 PMTucker'd Out?  
Summary Judgment
June 30 2001 12:00 AMIntelligent but Artificial
Other Magazines
May 11 2001 11:30 PMTax and Spin
Summary Judgment
April 6 2001 11:30 PMAlong Came a Stinker
Summary Judgment
March 10 2001 12:00 AMHard Drinkin' De Niro
Summary Judgment
Feb. 24 2001 12:00 AMBlue Suede Ewws 
Summary Judgment
Jan. 27 2001 12:00 AMSugar & Spice Ain't So Nice

TODAY IN SLATE

Politics

Don’t Worry, Obama Isn’t Sending U.S. Troops to Fight ISIS

But the next president might. 

The Extraordinary Amicus Brief That Attempts to Explain the Wu-Tang Clan to the Supreme Court Justices

Amazon Is Officially a Gadget Company. Here Are Its Six New Devices.

The Human Need to Find Connections in Everything

It’s the source of creativity and delusions. It can harm us more than it helps us.

How Much Should You Loathe NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell?

Here are the facts.

Altered State

The Plight of the Pre-Legalization Marijuana Offender

What should happen to weed users and dealers busted before the stuff was legal?

Surprise! The Women Hired to Fix the NFL Think the NFL Is Just Great.

You Shouldn’t Spank Anyone but Your Consensual Sex Partner

Moneybox
Sept. 17 2014 5:10 PM The Most Awkward Scenario in Which a Man Can Hold a Door for a Woman
  News & Politics
Weigel
Sept. 17 2014 7:03 PM Once Again, a Climate Policy Hearing Descends Into Absurdity
  Business
Business Insider
Sept. 17 2014 1:36 PM Nate Silver Versus Princeton Professor: Who Has the Right Models?
  Life
Outward
Sept. 17 2014 6:53 PM LGBTQ Luminaries Honored With MacArthur “Genius” Fellowships
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 17 2014 6:14 PM Today in Gender Gaps: Biking
  Slate Plus
Slate Fare
Sept. 17 2014 9:37 AM Is Slate Too Liberal?  A members-only open thread.
  Arts
Brow Beat
Sept. 17 2014 8:25 PM A New Song and Music Video From Angel Olsen, Indie’s Next Big Thing
  Technology
Future Tense
Sept. 17 2014 7:23 PM MIT Researchers Are Using Smartphones to Interact With Other Screens
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 17 2014 11:18 AM A Bridge Across the Sky
  Sports
Sports Nut
Sept. 15 2014 9:05 PM Giving Up on Goodell How the NFL lost the trust of its most loyal reporters.