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You Charged Me All Night LongIs it a sin to leave your cell phone plugged in overnight?
DoubleX Gabfest: The Hobosexual EditionListen to Slate's show about Michele Bachmann, international adoption, and a controversial hobo-themed wedding.
DoubleX Gabfest: The Goodbye Amy EditionListen to Slate's show about the Oslo killer's misogyny, Amy Winehouse's death, and "the pill" for men.
Suzanne Collins, Author of the Hunger Games TrilogyHow her dark, bloodthirsty books upended our notions of what young adult fiction should be—and converted waves of skeptical adults in the process.
Why Democrats Have the Right to Be Angry With Clinton Her email scandal was easy to predict and avoid.
More Than Twenty Years After the Story in Show Me a Hero, Yonkers’ Affordable-Housing Fight Isn’t Over
What Happened at Slate This Week? International affairs writer Joshua Keating on what to read to understand the apparently permanent slowdown of the Chinese economy.
Idris Elba Just Got Called “Too Street” to Play Bond. Here’s Why That’s Even Crazier Than it Sounds.
Does Contraception Reduce Abortions? The relationship is surprisingly ambiguous—until you look at the best evidence.
Of Flying Squirrels and Yard Goats Meet the branding geniuses behind some of minor league baseball’s craziest logos and mascots.