Lydia DePillis

Lydia DePillis is a writer living in New York.

Today's Papers
Aug. 15 2009 4:21 AMObama tours the West, consumers still not bullish on the economy.
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Aug. 2 2009 6:59 AM The jobless are running out of insurance, while Iraq veterans call it quits.
Cocktail Chatter
July 31 2009 10:55 AMFetuses, Brewskis, and Senate HaikuThe week's most interesting Slate stories.
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July 24 2009 10:57 AMBreak-Ins, Bombers, and the Fat PoliceThe week's most interesting Slate stories.
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July 17 2009 6:50 AMSenate Folly, Fonts, and Furry WankersThe week's most interesting Slate stories.
July 8 2009 1:59 PMHot Air RisingThe Senate opens its debate over climate change.
June 25 2009 5:57 PMThe Universal, Single-Payer GodA report from the pray-in for comprehensive health care reform.
June 22 2009 2:28 PMEt Tu, Scalia?Dispatch from the American Constitution Society convention.
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June 13 2009 6:38 AMBoth sides claim victory in elections. North Korea gets sanctioned.
Cocktail Chatter
June 12 2009 12:18 PMPot Taxes, Orphan Tweets, and a Catholic Sex FightThe week's most interesting Slate stories.
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May 16 2009 5:44 AMDebating what Pelosi knew about torture, while Obama backs off on a campaign promise.
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April 19 2009 6:22 AMThe papers chew over crime, courts, and censorship in China.
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March 21 2009 6:02 AMA trillion for toxic asset relief, $2 trilllion more in debt.
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Feb. 8 2009 6:04 AMThe clash of the stimuli.
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Jan. 20 2009 3:56 AMToday's the day in Washington D.C.
Aug. 5 2009 5:37 PMAim LowHaley Barbour is the GOP's leading candidate in 2012—for vice president.
July 31 2009 3:14 PMOms for the Poor Can yoga help the homeless?
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July 25 2009 5:32 AMWalking it back on Skip Gates while health care hits another speed bump.
July 21 2009 2:37 PMA Nuclear Power Plant With a ViewHow do energy companies decide where to build new reactors?
Cocktail Chatter
July 10 2009 7:53 AMFireworks, Asian Babes, and Interviewing Jacko The week's most interesting Slate stories.
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June 28 2009 4:29 AMThe papers take stock of Iran, national security, and the death of the King.
June 24 2009 4:09 PMWhat To Say About Mark Sanford?A guide to politicians' reactions to sex scandals.
Cocktail Chatter
June 19 2009 9:30 AMOff-Color Jokes, Japanese Sissies, and Destroying ToysThe week's most interesting Slate stories.
June 12 2009 5:24 PMAbout Climate Change: Never MindHow one think tank adapted when the debate moved on from its favorite issue.
June 8 2009 10:15 AMNo Fight LeftJust like grown-up Republicans, College Republicans face an identity crisis.
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May 10 2009 6:19 AMThe papers speculate on the SCOTUS and ponder where the economy is headed next.
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April 12 2009 6:05 AMThe papers lead with some local disappointments—but the Obamas got a dog.
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Feb. 28 2009 5:12 AMEconomic stats worse than expected; Obama gives notice in Iraq.
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Jan. 24 2009 5:06 AMObama gets busy on promises, leaves a few for later.
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Jan. 16 2009 5:36 AMAll passengers rescued as Manhattan looks on, Congress throws money.



Frame Game

Hard Knocks

I was hit by a teacher in an East Texas public school. It taught me nothing.

Chief Justice John Roberts Says $1,000 Can’t Buy Influence in Congress. Looks Like He’s Wrong.

After This Merger, One Company Could Control One-Third of the Planet's Beer Sales

Hidden Messages in Corporate Logos

If You’re Outraged by the NFL, Follow This Satirical Blowhard on Twitter

Sports Nut

Giving Up on Goodell

How the NFL lost the trust of its most loyal reporters.

How Can We Investigate Potential Dangers of Fracking Without Being Alarmist?

My Year as an Abortion Doula       

  News & Politics
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Sept. 15 2014 7:27 PM Could IUDs Be the Next Great Weapon in the Battle Against Poverty?
Dear Prudence
Sept. 16 2014 6:00 AM Can of Worms Prudie offers advice to a letter writer who wants to blackmail a famous ex with tapes of his fetish.
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 15 2014 3:31 PM My Year As an Abortion Doula
  Slate Plus
Tv Club
Sept. 15 2014 11:38 AM The Slate Doctor Who Podcast: Episode 4  A spoiler-filled discussion of "Listen."
Brow Beat
Sept. 15 2014 8:58 PM Lorde Does an Excellent Cover of Kanye West’s “Flashing Lights”
Future Tense
Sept. 15 2014 4:49 PM Cheetah Robot Is Now Wireless and Gallivanting on MIT’s Campus
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 15 2014 11:00 AM The Comet and the Cosmic Beehive
Sports Nut
Sept. 15 2014 9:05 PM Giving Up on Goodell How the NFL lost the trust of its most loyal reporters.