Nate DiMeo

Nate DiMeo is a journalist in Los Angeles.

Culturebox
Sept. 18 2008 11:15 AMRead Me a Story, Brad Pitt When audiobook casting goes terribly wrong.
Five-ring Circus
Aug. 21 2008 6:53 AMOlympic-Sized RacismRemembering the 1904 games, where Indians, Pygmies, and other "savages" faced off in the interest of science.
Sports Nut
Oct. 5 2007 7:29 AMMy Plan To Save HockeyThe NHL should be more like pro soccer. No, I'm not crazy.
Explainer
Sept. 5 2008 4:55 PMThe Trials of TrigWhat special needs does a special-needs baby really have?
Sports Nut
July 14 2008 7:24 AMDerek Jeter vs. Objective RealityWhy baseball researchers are obsessed with denigrating the Yankee captain's defense.
Sports Nut
Aug. 15 2007 7:01 AMBaseball's Particle AcceleratorThe new technology that will change statistical analysis forever.

TODAY IN SLATE

Jurisprudence

Scalia’s Liberal Streak

The conservative justice’s most brilliant—and surprisingly progressive—moments on the bench.

Scotland Votes to Remain in U.K.

There’s a Way to Keep Ex-Cons Out of Prison That Pays for Itself. Why Don’t More States Use It?

The Music Industry Is Ignoring Some of the Best Black Women Singing R&B

Can Democrats Keep Counting on Republicans to Offend Women as a Campaign Strategy?

Culturebox

Theo’s Joint and Vanessa’s Whiskey

No sitcom did the “Very Special Episode” as well as The Cosby Show.

Television

The Other Huxtable Effect

Thirty years ago, The Cosby Show gave us one of TV’s great feminists.

Cliff Huxtable Explains the World: Five Lessons From TV’s Greatest Dad

Why Television Needs a New Cosby Show Right Now

  News & Politics
Weigel
Sept. 18 2014 8:20 PM A Clever Attempt at Explaining Away a Vote Against the Farm Bill
  Business
Moneybox
Sept. 18 2014 6:02 PM A Chinese Company Just Announced the Biggest IPO in U.S. History
  Life
The Slate Quiz
Sept. 18 2014 11:44 PM Play the Slate News Quiz With Jeopardy! superchampion Ken Jennings.
  Double X
Doublex
Sept. 18 2014 8:07 PM Crying Rape False rape accusations exist, and they are a serious problem.
  Slate Plus
Behind the Scenes
Sept. 18 2014 1:23 PM “It’s Not Every Day That You Can Beat the World Champion” An exclusive interview with chess grandmaster Fabiano Caruana.
  Arts
Brow Beat
Sept. 18 2014 4:33 PM The Top 5 Dadsplaining Moments From The Cosby Show
  Technology
Future Tense
Sept. 18 2014 6:48 PM By 2100 the World's Population Could Be 11 Billion
  Health & Science
Science
Sept. 18 2014 3:35 PM Do People Still Die of Rabies? And how do you know if an animal is rabid?
  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.