Megan O'Connor

Megan O'Connor is a Slate intern.

Explainer
Aug. 2 2005 6:28 PMYou Call That a Planet?How astronomers decide whether a celestial body measures up.
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Aug. 5 2005 4:22 PMA Taxing ProposalThe New Republic's plan to reform Social Security, health care, and more.
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July 29 2005 5:55 PMNewt in '08?If so, why is he talking nice about Hillary?
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July 21 2005 6:32 PMWhat Do Bombs Smell Like?And how do they train dogs to sniff them out?
Today's Blogs
July 14 2005 6:59 PMThe Torturous Thong
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July 8 2005 3:57 PMResolute in the United KingdomWeighing the impact of the terror attacks.
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June 22 2005 6:26 PMHard for Me To Say I'm Sorry
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June 15 2005 6:51 PMSo, So Sorry
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June 10 2005 5:33 PMWhat Next for Africa?Tony Blair has President Bush (sort of) on board. Will Europe follow?
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Aug. 2 2005 6:08 PMTerror Links Broken
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July 28 2005 5:41 PMTricks or Treaties
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July 21 2005 6:42 PMA Very Long Disengagement
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July 22 2005 1:14 PMRaise the RoofThe glass ceiling is still firmly in place.
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July 15 2005 2:58 PMForget Roe v. WadeThe Supreme Court needs a justice who cares about crime.
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July 1 2005 5:21 PMHow To Help AfricaThe Economist offers suggestions to the G8.
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June 24 2005 11:52 AMAmerica's Biggest A**holeNorman Mailer gets the Rolling Stone treatment.
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June 17 2005 4:45 PMReduced SugarThe Economist urges Bush to ignore the sugar lobby and push CAFTA.
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June 3 2005 7:46 PMWhen Non Means Nee, and Nej, and ...What's in store for the EU constitution.

TODAY IN SLATE

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.

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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
Weigel
Sept. 15 2014 8:56 PM The Benghazi Whistleblower Who Might Have Revealed a Massive Scandal on his Poetry Blog
  Business
Moneybox
Sept. 15 2014 7:27 PM Could IUDs Be the Next Great Weapon in the Battle Against Poverty?
  Life
Outward
Sept. 15 2014 4:38 PM What Is Straight Ice Cream?
  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."
  Arts
Brow Beat
Sept. 15 2014 8:58 PM Lorde Does an Excellent Cover of Kanye West’s “Flashing Lights”
  Technology
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
Sports Nut
Sept. 15 2014 9:05 PM Giving Up on Goodell How the NFL lost the trust of its most loyal reporters.