Lydia DePillis

Lydia DePillis is a writer living in New York.

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Jan. 15 2009 5:34 AMApple's CEO takes medical leave, while banks look even worse.
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Dec. 20 2008 6:32 AMGeneral Motors and Chrysler will collectively receive $13.4 billion by January.
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Oct. 25 2008 10:37 AMMore companies seek bailout funds as global markets sink even deeper.
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Sept. 14 2008 5:44 AMSettling Dust
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Aug. 16 2008 6:15 AMThe Big Chill
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June 8 2008 5:21 AMExit Stage Left
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April 6 2008 6:35 AMGen. Petraeus returns, Charlton Heston exits.
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Feb. 24 2008 6:20 AMWaiting for Oscar
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Dec. 31 2007 6:45 AMBhutto's widower will take over the PPP.
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Jan. 1 2009 5:15 AM No truce in Gaza, market lost $6.9 trillion in 2008.
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Nov. 29 2008 6:10 AMTerrorist attacks in Mumbai end.
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Sept. 27 2008 8:41 AMThe bailout standoff continues.
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Aug. 25 2008 6:50 AMStage Jitters
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July 13 2008 6:43 AMPinning down troop numbers is a tricky business.
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May 31 2008 5:45 AMTechnical Difficulties
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March 2 2008 6:46 AMIsrael launches some of the deadliest strikes into Palestinian territory since 2000.
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Jan. 19 2008 6:36 AMKick in the Pants
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Dec. 23 2007 6:12 AMScattershot Sunday



The End of Pregnancy

And the inevitable rise of the artificial womb.

Doctor Tests Positive for Ebola in New York City

How a Company You’ve Never Heard of Took Control of the Entire Porn Industry

The Hot New Strategy for Desperate Democrats

Blame China for everything.

The Questions That Michael Brown’s Autopsies Can’t Answer


Kiev Used to Be an Easygoing Place

Now it’s descending into madness.


Don’t Just Sit There

How to be more productive during your commute.

There Has Never Been a Comic Book Character Like John Constantine

Which Came First, the Word Chicken or the Word Egg?

  News & Politics
The Slate Quiz
Oct. 24 2014 12:10 AM Play the Slate News Quiz With Jeopardy! superchampion Ken Jennings.
Oct. 23 2014 5:53 PM Amazon Investors Suddenly Bearish on Losing Money
Oct. 23 2014 5:08 PM Why Is an Obscure 1968 Documentary in the Opening Credits of Transparent?
  Double X
The XX Factor
Oct. 23 2014 11:33 AM Watch Little Princesses Curse for the Feminist Cause
  Slate Plus
Oct. 23 2014 11:28 AM Slate’s Working Podcast: Episode 2 Transcript Read what David Plotz asked Dr. Meri Kolbrener about her workday.
Brow Beat
Oct. 23 2014 6:55 PM A Goodfellas Actor Sued The Simpsons for Stealing His Likeness. Does He Have a Case?
Oct. 23 2014 11:47 PM Don’t Just Sit There How to be more productive during your commute.
  Health & Science
Oct. 23 2014 5:42 PM Seriously, Evolution: WTF? Why I love the most awkward, absurd, hacked-together species.
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.