Louisa Thomas

Louisa Thomas is on the editorial staff of The New Yorker.

Fashion
Nov. 10 2005 10:56 AMThe Secret Language of JeansWhy some people are willing to shell out for designer denim.
Human Nature
Oct. 28 2004 5:31 PMA Consumer's Guide to the PollsRead the ingredients before you buy.
Election Scorecard
Oct. 26 2004 7:40 PMElection ScorecardWhere the presidential race stands today.
Election Scorecard
Oct. 26 2004 3:34 PMElection ScorecardWhere the presidential race stands today.
Election Scorecard
Oct. 21 2004 5:24 PMElection ScorecardWhere the presidential race stands today.
Election Scorecard
Oct. 20 2004 4:49 PMElection ScorecardWhere the presidential race stands today.
Other Magazines
Oct. 15 2004 5:28 PMConservatives for KerryOne voter explains his decision.
Explainer
Nov. 3 2004 6:37 PMHow To Move to CanadaWill they take us in?
Election Scorecard
Nov. 2 2004 2:47 AMElection ScorecardWhere the presidential race stands today.
Election Scorecard
Oct. 26 2004 3:34 PMElection ScorecardWhere the presidential race stands today.
Election Scorecard
Oct. 22 2004 5:07 PMElection ScorecardWhere the presidential race stands today.
Tangled Web
Oct. 20 2004 4:47 PMThe Box on Bush's BackRumors, denials, and wild speculation—a comprehensive guide.
Election Scorecard
Oct. 19 2004 10:55 AMElection ScorecardWhere the presidential race stands today.
Explainer
Oct. 5 2004 1:15 PMHow To Predict a Volcanic EruptionCan they know when Mount St. Helens will blow?

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Smash and Grab

Will competitive Senate contests in Kansas and South Dakota lead to more late-breaking races in future elections?

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Technocracy

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Oct. 20 2014 1:50 PM Why We Shouldn’t Be Too Sure About the Supposed Deal to Return the Abducted Nigerian Schoolgirls
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Oct. 20 2014 7:23 PM Chipotle’s Magical Burrito Empire Keeps Growing, Might Be Slowing
  Life
Dear Prudence
Oct. 20 2014 3:12 PM Terror Next Door Prudie advises a letter writer whose husband is dangerously, violently obsessed with the neighbors.
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Oct. 20 2014 1:10 PM Women Are Still Losing Jobs for Getting Pregnant
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Oct. 20 2014 7:15 AM The Slate Doctor Who Podcast: Episode 9 A spoiler-filled discussion of "Flatline."
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Brow Beat
Oct. 20 2014 9:13 PM The Smart, Talented, and Utterly Hilarious Leslie Jones Is SNL’s Newest Cast Member
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Future Tense
Oct. 20 2014 4:59 PM Canadian Town Cancels Outdoor Halloween Because Polar Bears
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Medical Examiner
Oct. 20 2014 11:46 AM Is Anybody Watching My Do-Gooding? The difference between being a hero and being an altruist.
  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.