The “How Does an Animal Behavior Specialist Work?” EditionMeet the trainer trying to help dogs overcome years of abuse.
How Does the Head of HR Work?Read what L.V. Anderson asked Kevin Fanning about his experience in human resources departments—from startup companies to more hierarchical environments.
The “How Does the Head of HR Work?” EditionWhat do you get wrong about your boss, and what does your boss get wrong about you?
The “How Does a Funeral Director Work?” EditionPreparing for an overseas funeral entails a lot more than you might think.
The Pfeffermans Are More Dysfunctional Than Ever in This Teaser for Transparent’s New Season
Joanna Newsom’s Live Acoustic Performance of One of Her Most Elaborate Tracks Is a Thing to Behold
What We Really Cook for DinnerIt involves tortillas. Trader Joe’s tortillas, specifically.
“Fifty Nifty United States”How a 1960s novelty song became one of the greatest mnemonic devices of all time.
How Does a Funeral Director Work?Read what L.V. Anderson asked James Donofrio about the demands of funeral work—from making arrangements abroad to taking 3 a.m. phone calls.
Stop Telling Me to Make My Own LunchEveryone says brown-bagging it is cheaper and healthier. They’re wrong—but it wouldn’t matter if they were right.
High-End Sex Work Looks Very Sexy in the TV Version of Stephen Soderbergh’s The Girlfriend Experience
Don’t Worry, There Is Absolutely No Link Between Taking Your Coffee Black and Being a Psychopath
Diversity Won’t Help the GOP Its problems with minority voters go much deeper than its candidates.
Safeway Almost Made a Massive Deal With Theranos. Now It’s Teaming Up With Theranos’ Biggest Rival.
Cards Against Humanity Asked People to Give It $5 on Black Friday for Nothing in Return. The Stunt Worked.
Girl, Uninterruptible Prudie advises a letter writer upset over a college freshman daughter’s lack of contact.
A New Statue in Edinburgh Honors a Bear Named Wojtek That Served in the Polish Military During World War II
Attacks on Abortion Clinics Should Be Prosecuted as Terrorism It’s the right thing, both practically and philosophically.
A Radical Experiment in Democracy Is Happening in Northern Syria. Americans Need to Start Paying Attention.
Help! I Can’t Get Enough Dear Prudence. Prudie answers more of your questions, only for Slate Plus members.
The Best (and Only) Nigerien Remake of Purple Rain: “Rain the Color of Blue With a Little Red in It”
Internet-Connected Toys Are Getting Hacked, and It’s As Creepy As We Feared It Would Be
The Fossil of the Day Award is the Best Part of the Paris Climate Summit Activists name and shame, with humor.
Warrior Kings Golden State is currently playing better than any basketball team in history. You might want to watch them.