Michael Crowley

Michael Crowley is a senior editor at theNew Republic.

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Oct. 5 2006 7:55 AML. Ron HubbardScientology's esteemed founder.
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July 15 2005 6:16 PML. Ron HubbardScientology's esteemed founder.
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March 24 2005 2:34 PMThe Not-So-Fantastic FourThe demise of the Republican moderates.
The Slate Gist
Dec. 17 2004 1:30 PMThe Oil-for-Food ScandalWhat happened, and who's to blame.
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Sept. 15 2004 3:32 PMKitty KelleyColonoscopist to the stars.
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July 23 2004 1:38 PMJenna and Barbara BushThe party girls reconsidered.
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April 15 2004 1:31 PMThe Kerry TribesThe seven factions fighting for control of his campaign and his presidency.
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Feb. 20 2004 1:00 PMSen. Orrin HatchIf this conservative senator isn't safe from conservative attacks, is anyone?
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Sept. 25 2002 1:51 PMScott RitterWhat turned the hawkish Iraq weapons inspector into a dove?
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April 4 1999 3:30 AM The Phantom MenaceThe stealth bombers don't cause war. They just make it easy to go to war.
Sports Nut
March 1 2006 2:59 PMDoubting ThomasIsiah destroyed the Knicks. Can anyone save them?
Politics
June 23 2005 2:15 PMCaddy HacksGolf, the ultimate symbol of Republican corruption.
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Feb. 17 2005 1:41 PMElliott AbramsFrom Iran-Contra to Bush's democracy czar.
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Nov. 12 2004 3:00 PMJames DobsonThe religious right's new kingmaker.
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Aug. 27 2004 11:59 AMZell MillerWhy the Democratic senator loathes Democrats.
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May 28 2004 11:34 AMJohn Kerry's Long ShortlistWho he'll pick as his running mate and why.
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April 2 2004 1:57 PMFormer Sen. Max ClelandHow the disabled war veteran became the Democrats' mascot.
War Stories
March 21 2003 1:32 PMThe Enemy of My Enemy of My Enemy Is My What?What to do about the Iranian terrorist group that is helping Saddam, and helping us.
Explainer
Nov. 15 2001 6:53 PM"Hello, 911, I've found a ticking nuke."

TODAY IN SLATE

Politics

Meet the New Bosses

How the Republicans would run the Senate.

The Government Is Giving Millions of Dollars in Electric-Car Subsidies to the Wrong Drivers

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

Cheez-Its. Ritz. Triscuits.

Why all cracker names sound alike.

Friends Was the Last Purely Pleasurable Sitcom

The Eye

This Whimsical Driverless Car Imagines Transportation in 2059

Medical Examiner

Did America Get Fat by Drinking Diet Soda?  

A high-profile study points the finger at artificial sweeteners.

The Afghan Town With a Legitimately Good Tourism Pitch

A Futurama Writer on How the Vietnam War Shaped the Series

  News & Politics
Photography
Sept. 21 2014 11:34 PM People’s Climate March in Photos Hundreds of thousands of marchers took to the streets of NYC in the largest climate rally in history.
  Business
Business Insider
Sept. 20 2014 6:30 AM The Man Making Bill Gates Richer
  Life
Quora
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."
  Arts
Television
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.
  Technology
Future Tense
Sept. 21 2014 11:38 PM “Welcome to the War of Tomorrow” How Futurama’s writers depicted asymmetrical warfare.
  Health & Science
The Good Word
Sept. 21 2014 11:44 PM Does This Name Make Me Sound High-Fat? Why it just seems so right to call a cracker “Cheez-It.”
  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.