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?
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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 



Medical Examiner

The Most Terrifying Thing About Ebola 

The disease threatens humanity by preying on humanity.

I Bought the Huge iPhone. I’m Already Thinking of Returning It.

Scotland Is Just the Beginning. Expect More Political Earthquakes in Europe.

Students Aren’t Going to College Football Games as Much Anymore

And schools are getting worried.

Global Marches Demand Action on Climate Change


Blacks Don’t Have a Corporal Punishment Problem

Americans do. But when blacks exhibit the same behaviors as others, it becomes part of a greater black pathology. 

Why a Sketch of Chelsea Manning Is Stirring Up Controversy

How Worried Should Poland, the Baltic States, and Georgia Be About a Russian Invasion?

  News & Politics
Sept. 20 2014 11:13 AM -30-
Business Insider
Sept. 20 2014 6:30 AM The Man Making Bill Gates Richer
Sept. 20 2014 7:27 AM How Do Plants Grow Aboard the International Space Station?
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 19 2014 4:58 PM Steubenville Gets the Lifetime Treatment (And a Cheerleader Erupts Into Flames)
  Slate Plus
Tv Club
Sept. 21 2014 1:15 PM The Slate Doctor Who Podcast: Episode 5  A spoiler-filled discussion of "Time Heist."
Sept. 21 2014 9:00 PM Attractive People Being Funny While Doing Amusing and Sometimes Romantic Things Don’t dismiss it. Friends was a truly great show.
Future Tense
Sept. 19 2014 6:31 PM The One Big Problem With the Enormous New iPhone
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 21 2014 8:00 AM An Astronaut’s Guided Video Tour of Earth
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.