Michael Brus

Michael Brus, a former Slate assistant editor, is a psychiatrist in private practice in New York City. He is on the clinical faculty of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.

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Sept. 1 2001 3:00 AMBig League Blunder
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Aug. 18 2001 12:00 AMPC-13
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Aug. 11 2001 12:00 AMAlien Incorporation 
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July 27 2001 11:30 PMWrite-Off
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July 13 2001 11:30 PMDeCathaylon  
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June 30 2001 12:00 AMTake the Money and Extradite   
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June 18 2001 11:30 PMBombs Away 
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June 2 2001 12:00 AMOunce of Prevention  
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May 19 2001 12:00 AMFamily Values 
Other Magazines
May 11 2001 11:30 PMTax and Spin
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April 27 2001 11:30 PMKerrey Sorry
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April 14 2001 12:00 AMDelayed Release
Other Magazines
April 5 2001 11:30 PMA How-To for the Busy You
March 23 2001 3:00 AMThe Artist as CriticWill Pollock help you understand the artist's drip paintings?
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March 17 2001 12:00 AMDon't Have a Cow, Europe  
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Aug. 24 2001 11:30 PMStar Warrior  
The Slate Gist
Aug. 9 2001 11:30 PMBeardsWhy are they such a turnoff?
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Aug. 3 2001 11:30 PMGeneric Nation 
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July 20 2001 11:30 PMAmazonian Solution 
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July 6 2001 11:30 PMGreat Caesarean 
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June 23 2001 12:00 AMThose Were the Days
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June 9 2001 12:00 AMDay of Reckoning Redux 
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May 24 2001 3:00 AMAbandoned Lott 
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May 11 2001 11:30 PMBottleneck Nation 
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May 5 2001 12:00 AMArt-House Sheiks
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April 20 2001 11:30 PMBreeding Bullies
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April 6 2001 11:30 PMCollision Course  
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March 31 2001 12:00 AMMcCain Endgame 
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March 23 2001 11:30 PMYabba Dabba Scooby Doo 
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March 10 2001 12:00 AMStem Sell 




Scalia’s Liberal Streak

The conservative justice’s most brilliant—and surprisingly progressive—moments on the bench.

Colorado Is Ground Zero for the Fight Over Female Voters

There’s a Way to Keep Ex-Cons Out of Prison That Pays for Itself. Why Don’t More States Use It?

The NFL Explains How It Sees “the Role of the Female”

The Music Industry Is Ignoring Some of the Best Black Women Singing R&B


Theo’s Joint and Vanessa’s Whiskey

No sitcom did the “Very Special Episode” as well as The Cosby Show.


The Other Huxtable Effect

Thirty years ago, The Cosby Show gave us one of TV’s great feminists.

Cliff Huxtable Explains the World: Five Lessons From TV’s Greatest Dad

Why Television Needs a New Cosby Show Right Now

  News & Politics
Sept. 18 2014 8:20 PM A Clever Attempt at Explaining Away a Vote Against the Farm Bill
Sept. 18 2014 6:02 PM A Chinese Company Just Announced the Biggest IPO in U.S. History
The Slate Quiz
Sept. 18 2014 11:44 PM Play the Slate News Quiz With Jeopardy! superchampion Ken Jennings.
  Double X
Sept. 18 2014 8:07 PM Crying Rape False rape accusations exist, and they are a serious problem.
  Slate Plus
Behind the Scenes
Sept. 18 2014 1:23 PM “It’s Not Every Day That You Can Beat the World Champion” An exclusive interview with chess grandmaster Fabiano Caruana.
Brow Beat
Sept. 18 2014 4:33 PM The Top 5 Dadsplaining Moments From The Cosby Show
Future Tense
Sept. 18 2014 6:48 PM By 2100 the World's Population Could Be 11 Billion
  Health & Science
Sept. 18 2014 3:35 PM Do People Still Die of Rabies? And how do you know if an animal is rabid?
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.