Sympathy for the OverdogWhy are grocery workers in New England rallying around their millionaire ex-CEO?
It’s Hip to Be Hip, TooOwning my identity as a hipster, our generation’s most reviled cultural stereotype.
Sheltering in PlaceWhat it was like to live in Watertown last night—and to be there today.
Boston Punk Zombies Are Watching You!The Boston police go undercover on the Internet to stop the city’s most dreaded scourge: DIY indie-rock shows.
Victimized TwiceRestaurant workers’ wages are routinely docked when customers walk out on their tab. It’s an outrage, and it needs to stop.
Critics Need to Stop Coddling RestaurantsReviewers should write about restaurants as soon as they open, instead of giving them time to find their legs.
Ted Cruz Is Not Eligible to Be President, According to the Most Plausible Interpretation of the Constitution
LED Bulbs Were Once Pricey. Now They’re Cheap, Mass-Produced, and Plentiful. This Is How Efficient Technology Will Take Over.
You, Me, and … Him? Prudie advises a woman whose husband wants to have a threesome with his unattractive best friend.
My Wife Won’t Stop Flirting on Facebook Dear Prudence answers more of your questions—only for Slate Plus members.
Full Frontal with Samantha Bee In her debut, Bee at once embraced and impaled the gendered expectations around her show. It’s hard to imagine a better start.
Rick Rubin Is Making a Star Wars-Themed Album Featuring Lin-Manuel Miranda and More. Hear Songs Now.
Where Did Your Egg Come From? This company is using gold laser engraving to help you track your eggs—and maybe fight foodborne illness.
Why You Hated the Super Bowl It was hard to tell if it was a great defensive contest, or a terrible offensive one.