Nina Rastogi

Nina Shen Rastogi is a writer and editor, and is also the vice president for content at Figment.

Brow Beat
April 29 2011 11:12 AMSteve Carell's Swan Song on "The Office"
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April 28 2011 9:05 AMWatch the Trailer for "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2"
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April 26 2011 10:15 AMPoly Styrene of X-Ray Spex, RIP
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April 25 2011 9:12 AMEpisode 5 of "The Killing": "Super 8"
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April 21 2011 2:14 PMMen Who Are Dreamy Because They Love Animals
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April 20 2011 12:28 PMA.C. Grayling's Top 5 Non-Religious Books on Living a Good Life
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April 19 2011 3:51 PMHow Is Beyoncé's New Single, "Girls (Who Run the World)"?
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April 18 2011 9:58 AMEpisode 4 of "The Killing": "A Soundless Echo"
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April 15 2011 11:13 AMHow Did Will Ferrell Do on "The Office" Last Night?
April 14 2011 11:13 AMDoubleX Gabfest: The Three Balls EditionListen to Slate's show about the federal budget and Planned Parenthood, tycoon Lynn Tilton and women in business, and the movie Hanna.
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April 12 2011 10:26 AMGwyneth Paltrow: Straight Outta Collegiate
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April 8 2011 4:30 PMGet a Sneak Peek of Will Ferrell on "The Office"
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April 6 2011 6:32 PMWould We Really Want "30 Rock" to Go Past Six Seasons?
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April 5 2011 4:51 PMThe Lovable Drunk: Endangered Hollywood Species?
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April 5 2011 9:41 AMLego Ship in a Bottle
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April 28 2011 4:05 PMGreat Moments in Werner Herzog Voiceovers
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April 27 2011 2:29 PMIs "A Dance With Dragons" Finally Done?
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April 25 2011 4:53 PMIf Oscar Wilde Wrote "The Jersey Shore"
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April 22 2011 9:45 AM"The Office" Counts Down to Michael Scott’s Departure: "Michael’s Last Dundies"
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April 20 2011 7:05 PMIs "Game of Thrones" Racist?
Culture Gabfest
April 20 2011 12:16 PMThe Culture Gabfest, "Daddy, Can I Keep This Direwolf?" EditionListen to Slate's show about HBO's new fantasy series Game of Thrones, Will Ferrell's going-away party for Steve Carell on The Office, and the new documentary about "On the Street" photographer Bill Cunningham.
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April 18 2011 3:50 PMWhat's the Native American Man Saying in "Meek's Cutoff"?
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April 15 2011 4:16 PMDavid Foster Wallace's I.R.S. Pen Pal Tells All!
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April 14 2011 6:08 PMOn the History of the Evil Blond—and Eight of our Favorites
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April 14 2011 9:22 AMRead a Childhood Poem by David Foster Wallace
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April 11 2011 9:23 AMEpisode 3 of "The Killing": "El Diablo"
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April 7 2011 3:38 PMFirst Glimpse of "Anonymous," Roland Emmerich's Loony Take on the Shakespeare Debate
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April 6 2011 11:56 AMTop 5 Most Effective Protest Songs (and the Top 5 Most Danceable)
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April 5 2011 11:19 AMHow Do You Pronounce "Gbagbo"?
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April 4 2011 1:01 PMElizabeth Taylor's Bodaciousness




The Democrats’ War at Home

How can the president’s party defend itself from the president’s foreign policy blunders?

Congress’ Public Shaming of the Secret Service Was Political Grandstanding at Its Best

Michigan’s Tradition of Football “Toughness” Needs to Go—Starting With Coach Hoke

A Plentiful, Renewable Resource That America Keeps Overlooking

Animal manure.

Windows 8 Was So Bad That Microsoft Will Skip Straight to Windows 10


Cringing. Ducking. Mumbling.

How GOP candidates react whenever someone brings up reproductive rights or gay marriage.

Building a Better Workplace

You Deserve a Pre-cation

The smartest job perk you’ve never heard of.

Hasbro Is Cracking Down on Scrabble Players Who Turn Its Official Word List Into Popular Apps

Florida State’s New President Is Underqualified and Mistrusted. He Just Might Save the University.

  News & Politics
Sept. 30 2014 9:33 PM Political Theater With a Purpose Darrell Issa’s public shaming of the head of the Secret Service was congressional grandstanding at its best.
Sept. 30 2014 7:02 PM At Long Last, eBay Sets PayPal Free
Sept. 30 2014 7:35 PM Who Owns Scrabble’s Word List? Hasbro says the list of playable words belongs to the company. Players beg to differ.
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 30 2014 12:34 PM Parents, Get Your Teenage Daughters the IUD
  Slate Plus
Behind the Scenes
Sept. 30 2014 3:21 PM Meet Jordan Weissmann Five questions with Slate’s senior business and economics correspondent.
Brow Beat
Sept. 30 2014 8:54 PM Bette Davis Talks Gender Roles in a Delightful, Animated Interview From 1963
Future Tense
Sept. 30 2014 7:00 PM There’s Going to Be a Live-Action Tetris Movie for Some Reason
  Health & Science
Medical Examiner
Sept. 30 2014 11:51 PM Should You Freeze Your Eggs? An egg freezing party is not a great place to find answers to this or other questions.
Sports Nut
Sept. 30 2014 5:54 PM Goodbye, Tough Guy It’s time for Michigan to fire its toughness-obsessed coach, Brady Hoke.