Megan Wiegand

Megan Wiegand is a Slate copy editor. Follow her on Twitter.

Slate Picks
June 11 2014 10:14 AMSome Capital EatsSlate-sters dish on their favorite restaurants in Washington, D.C.
Technology
April 9 2014 11:23 AMiLife SupportHow to keep your dinosaur iPhone alive until the next model’s release.
Brow Beat
Nov. 18 2013 4:59 PMArcade Fire, Please Don’t Ask Me to Wear “Formal Attire” to Your Arena Show
Fashion
Aug. 12 2013 3:58 PMWhy Are Swimsuits So Expensive?There’s a reason some women pay hundreds of dollars for inches of cloth.
Explainer
April 25 2013 5:41 AMDoes Stephen Colbert’s Endorsement of His Sister Violate Election Laws?Why Mark Sanford probably won’t get equal time on Comedy Central.
The XX Factor
March 14 2013 12:55 PMThe ePad Femme Is Digusting, but We Should Make More Products for Women
Human Evolution
Oct. 31 2012 7:44 AMMeet Your Hominid Ancestors
Future Tense
June 10 2014 4:24 PMThis New Transit App May Get Me to Ditch My iPhone
Explainer
Dec. 20 2013 1:49 PMCan Light Therapy Help You Make It Through the Darkest Days of Winter?
The Vault
Aug. 16 2013 11:15 AMYour 12-Hour Road Trip Would Have Taken Six Weeks in 1800
Photography
June 26 2013 2:16 PMA Rally for EqualityPhotos of the scene outside the Supreme Court.
The XX Factor
March 22 2013 2:19 PMFord India Needs to Fire Its Advertising Execs  
The Efficient Planet
March 7 2013 5:37 AMWe’re Spreading What on Our Parks?How to turn your own waste into top-grade biosolids.

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  News & Politics
The World
Sept. 23 2014 10:55 AM This Isn’t the Syria Intervention Anyone Wanted
  Business
Business Insider
Sept. 23 2014 10:03 AM Watch Steve Jobs Tell Michael Dell, "We're Coming After You"
  Life
The Vault
Sept. 23 2014 10:24 AM How Bad Are Your Drinking Habits? An 18th-Century Temperance Thermometer Has the Verdict.
  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
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  Arts
Brow Beat
Sept. 23 2014 9:42 AM Listen to the Surprising New Single From Kendrick Lamar
  Technology
Future Tense
Sept. 23 2014 10:51 AM Is Apple Picking a Fight With the U.S. Government? Not exactly.
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 23 2014 11:00 AM Google CEO: Climate Change Deniers Are “Just Literally Lying”
  Sports
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.