Do Pilots Practice Crash Landings?And other questions about the accident on British Airways.
Did Huckabee Study Mormons in School?What a Southern Baptist pastor learns in seminary.
When Can Muslims Use the Name Mohammed?Plus, why don't English speakers name their children Jesus?
Will the Interest Rate Cut Affect Me?Average consumers might notice it, if they have a lot of debt.
But I Don't Want a Rectal Exam!Can a doctor force you to undergo a procedure against your will?
Dividing Up DelegatesWhy did Obama get as many as Clinton in New Hampshire, when he finished in second place?
Keeping Track of Genital HerpesWhy are the Centers for Disease Control ignoring such a common STD?
The 500-Meter WheezeWill air pollution affect the athletes at the 2008 Olympics in Beijing?
TODAY IN SLATE
Scalia’s Liberal Streak
The conservative justice’s most brilliant—and surprisingly progressive—moments on the bench.
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
Colorado Is Ground Zero for the Fight Over Female Voters Colorado Democrats and Republicans are testing theories for reaching women that will resonate far beyond the Rocky Mountains.
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.
Behind the Scenes
“It’s Not Every Day That You Can Beat the World Champion” An exclusive interview with chess grandmaster Fabiano Caruana.
Grandmaster Clash One of the most amazing feats in chess history just happened, and no one noticed.