Morgan Smith

Morgan Smith, a former Slate intern, is a law student in Austin, Texas.

Recycled
May 3 2010 6:29 PMHow Do You Clean an Oiled Bird?Dish soap—lots of dish soap.
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Oct. 10 2008 6:00 PMKosher WarsThe New York TimesMagazine examines the battle over food and religion.
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Aug. 15 2008 3:33 PMGeorgia on Their MindsTime and the Economist consider how Russia's show of force will change its relationship with the West.
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Aug. 8 2008 4:28 PMGrabbing the TorchNew York Times Magazine on the generation gap among black leaders.
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Aug. 1 2008 4:27 PMTrolling for TroubleThe New York Times Magazine on the menace of Web 2.0.
Today's Papers
July 26 2008 5:24 AMThe FCC gives the nod to the Sirius and XM satellite radio merger.
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July 22 2008 3:33 PMThe Miracle of Circumcision The New Scientist on the debate over whether the procedure can reduce the risk of HIV transmission.
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July 15 2008 3:22 PMBarack's Home TurfThe New Republic and The New Yorker examine Obama's time in Chicago.
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June 27 2008 4:44 PMNo Child LeftNew York Times Magazine on Europe's abysmal birth rates.
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June 13 2008 3:52 PMPeace at Last?The Economist suggests that the violence and chaos in Iraq may be calming down.
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June 6 2008 3:22 PMProzac on the Battle FieldTime on soldiers' increased use of psychiatric medication.
Today's Blogs
June 3 2008 2:07 PMBloggers on the DNC's vote on Florida and Michigan.
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May 27 2008 3:45 PMRethinking JihadThe New Republic and The New Yorker on recent blows to al-Qaida in the Muslim world.
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May 20 2008 4:06 PMWasted ResourcesThe New Yorker on why science hasn't tackled the problem of the hangover.
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May 13 2008 2:38 PMGetting Away From It AllNew York on the "suicide tourists" who come to the Big Apple—and never leave.
Today's Papers
Jan. 3 2009 7:56 AMObama faces tough call on al-Marri; the contest to rule the RNC heats up.
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Oct. 7 2008 5:21 PMGetting Bitter All the TimeThe New Republic on Sarah Palin's class resentment.
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Aug. 12 2008 2:12 PMMichelle, My BelleNew York on the softening of Michelle Obama's image.
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Aug. 5 2008 1:49 PMWatch Out, Michael MooreThe Weekly Standard on Hollywood's increasingly vocal conservatives.
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July 29 2008 3:31 PMChina's Low Self-EsteemNewsweek on why the Olympic host suffers from a national "inferiority complex."
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July 25 2008 4:01 PMRight-Wing RewardsHarper's on how Jack Abramoff made conservative politics profitable.
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July 18 2008 3:49 PMModern-Day MaraudersThe Economist on pirates in the digital and seafaring worlds.
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July 1 2008 3:40 PMPity the Oil SpeculatorsThe Weekly Standard and Newsweek defend the much-maligned group.
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June 24 2008 5:35 PMHow To Speak BubbaThe Weekly Standard on wooing rural voters.
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June 10 2008 3:27 PMWebb's the Man?The New Republic and New York Review of Books on the possible Barack Obama/Jim Webb ticket.
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June 3 2008 2:23 PMThe Tyranny of the ToddlerWeekly Standard on the repercussions of overindulgent parenting.
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May 30 2008 3:41 PMAmerica's Next Top MogulNew York Times Magazine on Tyra Banks' burgeoning empire.
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May 23 2008 4:27 PMGawker ShockerThe New York Times Magazine on "oversharing" on the Internet.
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May 16 2008 2:30 PMNo Money To BurnTime and the Economist on how to fix the economic slowdown.
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May 9 2008 2:39 PMBreak a Leg Like a GirlThe New York Times Magazine on high-school female athletes' alarming injury rates.

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