DoubleX Gabfest: The Coregasm EditionListen to Slate’s show about new research on sibling rivalry, the legacy of the sexual revolution, and a study showing women can get orgasms from exercise.
DoubleX Gabfest: The Glamour Beard EditionListen to Slate’s show about Sandra Fluke, whether progressives should home school, and how women really feel about beards.
DoubleX Gabfest: The Power Pinners and Pink Handguns EditionListen to Slate’s show about the Susan G. Komen kerfuffle, Bringing Up Bébé, and Pinterest.
The DoubleX Gabfest: The Kitten Calendar EditionListen to Slate’s show about Caitlin Flanagan’s Girl Land, Rick Santorum’s anti-abortion rhetoric, and Babyoncé.
Missionary to the Lamestream MediaHow Breitbart honcho Dana Loesch went from bashing CNN to working for it.
They're Dropping Like FliesNeither Huckabee nor Trump is running. Does that mean Sarah Palin will?
"No Pussy-Footing," Sarah Palin Tells ObamaYet she still hasn't told us whether she's running for president.
DoubleX Gabfest: Live From New York With Samantha Bee EditionListen to Slate’s show about Sarah Palin in HBO’s Game Change, billionaire Spanx founder Sara Blakeley, and the war on women, with special guest star Daily Show correspondent Samantha Bee.
DoubleX Gabfest: The Reindeer Sweater EditionListen to Slate’s show about Virginia’s proposed ultrasound law, the rise in single moms under 30, and the growth of the “mancessory.”
DoubleX Gabfest: The Weasel Face EditionListen to Slate’s show about how much looks matter in politics, how small group dynamics affect women, and the blogger Dooce’s separation.
DoubleX Gabfest: The Hungry for Glory EditionListen to Slate’s show about twentysomethings and the recession, the Jill Abramson profile in The New Yorker, and the new crop of GOP wives.
Sarah Palin Goes From Zero to 60She announces a national bus tour that looks like a prelude to a campaign.
The Good Word
The Case—Please Hear Me Out—Against the Em DashModern prose doesn't need any more interruptions—seriously.
Reality BitesDoes Bristol Palin's TV show take a nibble out of the chances her mom will run for president?
Peeple, the “Yelp for People,” Disappears From Social Media—but Its Founders Promise It’s Still Coming
The “How Do You Punish This Company?” Bonus Segment Emily Bazelon, Jamelle Bouie, and David Plotz discuss reprimanding Volkswagen for ethical misconduct.
The Gun-Control Debate Won’t Be Won With Statistics When horrific shootings happen, we trot out sobering facts. It’s not working.
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