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

Sports Nut

Grandmaster Clash

One of the most amazing feats in chess history just happened, and no one noticed.

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.

Food

How to Order Chinese Food

First, stop thinking of it as “Chinese food.”

How the First Benghazi Committee Hearing Humbled the Hillary Clinton State Department

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
Jurisprudence
Sept. 18 2014 10:42 AM Scalia’s Liberal Streak The conservative justice’s most brilliant—and surprisingly progressive—moments on the bench.
  Business
Business Insider
Sept. 17 2014 1:36 PM Nate Silver Versus Princeton Professor: Who Has the Right Models?
  Life
Outward
Sept. 18 2014 11:25 AM Gays on TV: From National Freakout to Modern Family Fun
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 18 2014 11:40 AM Where Pregnant Women Aren't Allowed to Work After 36 Weeks  
  Slate Plus
Slate Fare
Sept. 17 2014 9:37 AM Is Slate Too Liberal?  A members-only open thread.
  Arts
Television
Sept. 18 2014 8:53 AM The Other Huxtable Effect Thirty years ago, The Cosby Show gave us one of TV’s great feminists.
  Technology
Future Tense
Sept. 18 2014 10:07 AM “The Day It All Ended” A short story from Hieroglyph, a new science fiction anthology.
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 18 2014 7:30 AM Red and Green Ghosts Haunt the Stormy Night
  Sports
Sports Nut
Sept. 17 2014 3:51 PM NFL Jerk Watch: Roger Goodell How much should you loathe the pro football commissioner?