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


Medical Examiner

Here’s Where We Stand With Ebola

Even experienced international disaster responders are shocked at how bad it’s gotten.

Why Are Lighter-Skinned Latinos and Asians More Likely to Vote Republican?

A Woman Who Escaped the Extreme Babymaking Christian Fundamentalism of Quiverfull

The XX Factor
Sept. 22 2014 12:29 PM A Woman Who Escaped the Extreme Babymaking Christian Fundamentalism of Quiverfull

Subprime Loans Are Back

And believe it or not, that’s a good thing.

It Is Very Stupid to Compare Hope Solo to Ray Rice

Building a Better Workplace

In Defense of HR

Startups and small businesses shouldn’t skip over a human resources department.

How Ted Cruz and Scott Brown Misunderstand What It Means to Be an American Citizen

Divestment Is Fine but Mostly Symbolic. There’s a Better Way for Universities to Fight Climate Change.

  News & Politics
Sept. 22 2014 6:30 PM What Does It Mean to Be an American? Ted Cruz and Scott Brown think it’s about ideology. It’s really about culture.
Sept. 22 2014 5:38 PM Apple Won't Shut Down Beats Music After All (But Will Probably Rename It)
Dear Prudence
Sept. 23 2014 6:00 AM Naked and Afraid Prudie offers advice on whether a young boy should sleep in the same room with his nude grandfather.
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 22 2014 7:43 PM Emma Watson Threatened With Nude Photo Leak for Speaking Out About Women's Equality
  Slate Plus
Slate Plus
Sept. 22 2014 1:52 PM Tell Us What You Think About Slate Plus Help us improve our new membership program.
Sept. 23 2014 7:14 AM Fighting the Sophomore Slump, Five Novels at a Time Announcing the Slate/Whiting Second Novel List.
Future Tense
Sept. 22 2014 6:27 PM Should We All Be Learning How to Type in Virtual Reality?
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 23 2014 7:00 AM I Stand with Emma Watson
Sports Nut
Sept. 18 2014 11:42 AM Grandmaster Clash One of the most amazing feats in chess history just happened, and no one noticed.