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.
Politics
July 8 2009 1:59 PMHot Air RisingThe Senate opens its debate over climate change.
Prescriptions
June 25 2009 5:57 PMThe Universal, Single-Payer GodA report from the pray-in for comprehensive health care reform.
Dispatches
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.
Politics
Aug. 5 2009 5:37 PMAim LowHaley Barbour is the GOP's leading candidate in 2012—for vice president.
Dispatches
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.
Explainer
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.
Politics
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.
Politics
June 12 2009 5:24 PMAbout Climate Change: Never MindHow one think tank adapted when the debate moved on from its favorite issue.
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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.

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