Liana Mehring

Liana Mehring is a Slate intern.

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April 27 2013 7:00 AMThe Bush Library, Fallout From Boston, and Gun Control FailuresThis week's most interesting Slate stories.
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April 6 2013 7:00 AMRoger Ebert, Pinterest for Dudes, and Word AversionThis week's most interesting Slate stories.
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March 9 2013 6:45 AMChávez Is Dead, Oz Is Not So Powerful, and Drone Paranoia WorksThe week’s most interesting Slate stories.
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Dec. 1 2012 7:00 AMUFOs, Butter Churns, and Cheating HeartsThe week’s most interesting Slate stories.
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Oct. 27 2012 6:30 AMMittmentum Is Real, Cloud Atlas Is Messy, and the Zune Saved MicrosoftThe week’s most intresting Slate stories.
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April 20 2013 7:00 AMThe Boston Bombings, Gun Control Failure, and Earth DayThe week’s most interesting Slate stories.
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March 30 2013 7:15 AMThe Man Behind Ben-Hur, Lame Police Tactics, and Lots and Lots of Gay MarriageThe week’s most interesting Slate stories.
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Jan. 19 2013 7:30 AMLance's Lies, the Sandy Hook Truthers, and the Debt CeilingThe week’s most interesting Slate stories.
Politics
Oct. 31 2012 4:03 PMA Ray of HopeWhy today was a good day for Barack Obama.
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Sept. 15 2012 6:00 AMBuying Daughters, Banning Big Gulps, and Hunting Moose With Thomas JeffersonThe week’s most interesting Slate stories.

TODAY IN SLATE

Culturebox

The Ebola Story

How our minds build narratives out of disaster.

The Budget Disaster That Completely Sabotaged the WHO’s Response to Ebola

PowerPoint Is the Worst, and Now It’s the Latest Way to Hack Into Your Computer

The Shooting Tragedies That Forged Canada’s Gun Politics

A Highly Unscientific Ranking of Crazy-Old German Beers

Education

Welcome to 13th Grade!

Some high schools are offering a fifth year. That’s a great idea.

Culturebox

The Actual World

“Mount Thoreau” and the naming of things in the wilderness.

Want Kids to Delay Sex? Let Planned Parenthood Teach Them Sex Ed.

Would You Trust Walmart to Provide Your Health Care? (You Should.)

  News & Politics
Politics
Oct. 22 2014 9:42 PM Landslide Landrieu Can the Louisiana Democrat use the powers of incumbency to save herself one more time?
  Business
Continuously Operating
Oct. 22 2014 2:38 PM Crack Open an Old One A highly unscientific evaluation of Germany’s oldest breweries.
  Life
Gentleman Scholar
Oct. 22 2014 5:54 PM May I Offer to Sharpen My Friends’ Knives? Or would that be rude?
  Double X
The XX Factor
Oct. 22 2014 4:27 PM Three Ways Your Text Messages Change After You Get Married
  Slate Plus
Tv Club
Oct. 22 2014 5:27 PM The Slate Walking Dead Podcast A spoiler-filled discussion of Episodes 1 and 2.
  Arts
Culturebox
Oct. 22 2014 11:54 PM The Actual World “Mount Thoreau” and the naming of things in the wilderness.
  Technology
Future Tense
Oct. 22 2014 5:33 PM One More Reason Not to Use PowerPoint: It’s The Gateway for a Serious Windows Vulnerability
  Health & Science
Wild Things
Oct. 22 2014 2:42 PM Orcas, Via Drone, for the First Time Ever
  Sports
Sports Nut
Oct. 20 2014 5:09 PM Keepaway, on Three. Ready—Break! On his record-breaking touchdown pass, Peyton Manning couldn’t even leave the celebration to chance.