Food, Inglorious FoodNew YorkTimes restaurant critic Frank Bruni on his struggle with eating disorders.
Black Swan SongThe New York Times Magazine on the deceptions in financial risk assessment.
Tax Gas, Not IncomeThe Weekly Standard on how to reduce demand for foreign oil for free.
Bad MedicineThe New Yorker on a Texas town whose health care costs are out of control.
Caroline, NoThe New Yorker and New York on how Kennedy botched her Senate seat campaign.
Patty Murray Should Be the Next Senate Minority Leader The Washington senator is a better choice than Elizabeth Warren or Chuck Schumer.
Inside Higher Ed
Fighting Words? A professor compared Hamas to a rabid pit bull. Free speech couldn’t protect him from student vitriol.
What Happened at Slate This Week? Alison Griswold describes her experience reporting on the Germanwings tragedy.
Even Lufthansa’s Exhaustive Psychiatric Tests Couldn’t Have Stopped a Tragedy Like the Germanwings Crash