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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March 9 2001 8:30 PMConventional Defense
The Week/the Spin
Feb. 24 2001 12:00 AMAll in the Family 
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Feb. 10 2001 12:00 AMPickett's Charge
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Jan. 27 2001 12:00 AMHack Flacks
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Jan. 12 2001 3:00 AMCheaterbox
The Slate Gist
Dec. 23 2000 12:30 AMWhom Might Clinton Pardon?
The Week/the Spin
Dec. 15 2000 8:30 PMViagra Clause 
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Dec. 2 2000 1:30 AMOral Examination
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Nov. 18 2000 3:00 AMNetwork Solutions 
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Nov. 3 2000 8:30 PMPulled Over
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Oct. 20 2000 8:30 PMCease Fire When Ready
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Oct. 6 2000 8:30 PM"Good Evening, Liberated Serbia"
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Sept. 22 2000 8:30 PMSilicone Killed the Industrial Star
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Sept. 8 2000 8:30 PMIntellectual Property Fights
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Aug. 25 2000 8:30 PMInsulin Nation
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March 2 2001 11:30 PMBurn, Baby, Burn 
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Feb. 16 2001 3:00 AMDARE To Evolve 
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Feb. 3 2001 12:00 AMConsuming Crisis 
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Jan. 20 2001 12:00 AMBye, Bill 
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Jan. 5 2001 11:30 PMJohn Muir's Revenge
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Dec. 22 2000 9:30 PMNikes Are From Mars, Reeboks Are From Venus 
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Dec. 9 2000 1:30 AMComeback Kid?
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Nov. 23 2000 2:30 AMWashingtonWait 
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Nov. 10 2000 9:00 PMAlms for the Russian Soldier 
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Oct. 27 2000 8:30 PMYankee Doodle Dandies 
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Oct. 13 2000 8:30 PMSharing With Sharon 
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Sept. 29 2000 8:30 PMGold Star 
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Sept. 15 2000 8:30 PMLee at Last
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Sept. 1 2000 8:30 PMFirestone Firestorm
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Aug. 18 2000 8:30 PML.A. Story 




The Ebola Story

How our minds build narratives out of disaster.

The Budget Disaster That Completely Sabotaged the WHO’s Response to Ebola

PowerPoint Is the Worst, and Now It’s the Latest Way to Hack Into Your Computer

The Shooting Tragedies That Forged Canada’s Gun Politics

A Highly Unscientific Ranking of Crazy-Old German Beers


Welcome to 13th Grade!

Some high schools are offering a fifth year. That’s a great idea.


The Actual World

“Mount Thoreau” and the naming of things in the wilderness.

Want Kids to Delay Sex? Let Planned Parenthood Teach Them Sex Ed.

Would You Trust Walmart to Provide Your Health Care? (You Should.)

  News & Politics
Oct. 22 2014 9:42 PM Landslide Landrieu Can the Louisiana Democrat use the powers of incumbency to save herself one more time?
Continuously Operating
Oct. 22 2014 2:38 PM Crack Open an Old One A highly unscientific evaluation of Germany’s oldest breweries.
Gentleman Scholar
Oct. 22 2014 5:54 PM May I Offer to Sharpen My Friends’ Knives? Or would that be rude?
  Double X
The XX Factor
Oct. 22 2014 4:27 PM Three Ways Your Text Messages Change After You Get Married
  Slate Plus
Tv Club
Oct. 22 2014 5:27 PM The Slate Walking Dead Podcast A spoiler-filled discussion of Episodes 1 and 2.
Oct. 22 2014 11:54 PM The Actual World “Mount Thoreau” and the naming of things in the wilderness.
Future Tense
Oct. 22 2014 5:33 PM One More Reason Not to Use PowerPoint: It’s The Gateway for a Serious Windows Vulnerability
  Health & Science
Wild Things
Oct. 22 2014 2:42 PM Orcas, Via Drone, for the First Time Ever
Sports Nut
Oct. 20 2014 5:09 PM Keepaway, on Three. Ready—Break! On his record-breaking touchdown pass, Peyton Manning couldn’t even leave the celebration to chance.