Nick McClellan

Nick McClellan is web production manager of

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July 1 2013 1:26 PMHow Much Interest Would You Pay Under Different Student Loan Proposals?A tool to compare student loan interest rate plans.
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Feb. 1 2013 8:45 AMHow Many Illegal Immigrants Live in Your State?A map of estimated illegal immigrant population, state by state.
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Nov. 29 2012 10:00 AMMap: Which Countries Police the Internet the Most?Google take-down requests by country.
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Oct. 2 2012 2:01 PMWhere Is Romney Spending 110 Times More Than Obama?A map of campaign expenditures by state.
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Sept. 4 2012 1:34 PMWhat Are the Most Democratic States?A map of Democratic identification by state.
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July 9 2012 6:36 AMWhere Hispanics LiveA map of America’s Hispanic population, county by county.
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June 15 2012 9:26 PMA Map That Should Panic the Obama CampaignJobs growing, but sluggishly, in most swing states.
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May 18 2012 9:00 AMHow Hard Is Poverty Hitting Your County?A map of changes in poverty, county by county.
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Feb. 9 2012 12:20 PMWhich Countries Have the Most Mobile Phones?The Slate/New America Foundation map of the week.
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Feb. 28 2013 5:42 AMThe City With the Worst Traffic in AmericaA map of traffic congestion by metropolitan area.
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Jan. 25 2013 5:15 AMHow Much Did the Gun Lobby Donate to Your Member of Congress?The gun lobby’s campaign contributions, by representative.
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Nov. 9 2012 3:06 PMIf States Were as Big as Their Vote CountsA cartogram of votes cast, state by state.
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Sept. 18 2012 8:00 AMHow Much Voter Fraud Is There?A state-by-state map reveals the answer: almost none.
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Aug. 28 2012 4:59 PMWhat Are the Most Republican States?Utah, Wyoming, Idaho are. And what state is least Republican?
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July 2 2012 7:15 AMExtraditions to the U.S.Which countries extradite the most fugitives to the United States?
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June 1 2012 9:04 AMWhere Are Gas Prices Going Up Fastest?A map of gas price hikes.
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Feb. 24 2012 12:28 PMStudent-Loan Debt, School by SchoolThink student loans are an across-the-board burden? Think again.



The End of Pregnancy

And the inevitable rise of the artificial womb.

Doctor Tests Positive for Ebola in New York City

How a Company You’ve Never Heard of Took Control of the Entire Porn Industry

The Hot New Strategy for Desperate Democrats

Blame China for everything.

The Questions That Michael Brown’s Autopsies Can’t Answer


Kiev Used to Be an Easygoing Place

Now it’s descending into madness.


Don’t Just Sit There

How to be more productive during your commute.

There Has Never Been a Comic Book Character Like John Constantine

Which Came First, the Word Chicken or the Word Egg?

  News & Politics
The Slate Quiz
Oct. 24 2014 12:10 AM Play the Slate News Quiz With Jeopardy! superchampion Ken Jennings.
Oct. 23 2014 5:53 PM Amazon Investors Suddenly Bearish on Losing Money
Oct. 23 2014 5:08 PM Why Is an Obscure 1968 Documentary in the Opening Credits of Transparent?
  Double X
The XX Factor
Oct. 23 2014 11:33 AM Watch Little Princesses Curse for the Feminist Cause
  Slate Plus
Oct. 23 2014 11:28 AM Slate’s Working Podcast: Episode 2 Transcript Read what David Plotz asked Dr. Meri Kolbrener about her workday.
Brow Beat
Oct. 23 2014 6:55 PM A Goodfellas Actor Sued The Simpsons for Stealing His Likeness. Does He Have a Case?
Oct. 23 2014 11:47 PM Don’t Just Sit There How to be more productive during your commute.
  Health & Science
Oct. 23 2014 5:42 PM Seriously, Evolution: WTF? Why I love the most awkward, absurd, hacked-together species.
Sports Nut
Oct. 20 2014 5:09 PM Keepaway, on Three. Ready—Break! On his record-breaking touchdown pass, Peyton Manning couldn’t even leave the celebration to chance.