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Rachael Larimore is a Slate senior editor.

Tv Club
Jan. 15 2013 10:45 PMJustified, Season 4The truth about Waldo.
Tv Club
Jan. 8 2013 10:49 PMJustified, Season 4How much damage can Arlo do from behind bars?
Dec. 27 2012 3:00 PM2012: The Year in TV MomentsParking-lot flag football in The League.
Tv Club
Nov. 11 2012 10:55 PMHomeland, Season 2Why did Saul bring a bottle of wine to an interrogation?
Nov. 5 2012 3:17 PMShut Up and VoteOhio is not a backward, vote-suppressing, Third World banana republic. And you never need to wait in line.
The XX Factor
Oct. 23 2012 12:47 AMWant to Improve the Debates? Stop Giving the Lame Slots to Female Moderators.
Brow Beat
Oct. 9 2012 4:48 PMIs Big Bird an Order Muppet or a Chaos Muppet?
Aug. 30 2012 5:26 PM“You Didn’t Build That” Isn’t Going AwayIt doesn’t matter what Obama meant. Here’s why.
The XX Factor
Aug. 11 2012 11:02 AMWhy I’m Thrilled That Mitt Romney Picked Paul Ryan
The XX Factor
Aug. 8 2012 4:58 PMIs Cheerleading a Sport?
The XX Factor
June 7 2012 3:23 PMI Went to the French Open and All I Got Was This Lousy Manicure
The XX Factor
May 24 2012 2:18 PMThe Left Is Just Fine With Misogyny, As Long As It’s Against Conservative Women
A Fine Whine
April 24 2012 2:09 PMI’d Rather Eat at My DeskWhy lunch breaks are totally overrated.
The XX Factor
April 12 2012 5:09 PMWhat the Hilary Rosen-Ann Romney Spat Says About Gender and Economics
The XX Factor
March 13 2012 4:50 PMIt’s Not Sexist To Point Out the Dangers of Declining Birthrates
Tv Club
Jan. 10 2013 7:30 AMJustified, Season 4Boyd is hiding money from Ava. What gives?
Tv Club
Jan. 8 2013 11:16 AMJustified, Season 4A new mystery for Raylan and a new foil for Boyd.
Brow Beat
Nov. 20 2012 3:34 PMIf You’re Not Deep-Frying Your Turkey, You Are Doing It Wrong
Tv Club
Nov. 11 2012 10:03 PMThe Walking Dead, Season 3 Sports in the Zombie Apocalypse.
Future Tense
Oct. 23 2012 6:00 PMPsy vs. Sci-Fi: Ohio’s Battle of the Marching Bands Goes Online
The XX Factor
Oct. 12 2012 1:22 AMMartha Raddatz for President! Or, at Least, for Permanent Moderator!
Tv Club
Oct. 7 2012 9:45 PMDexter, Season 7Deb and Dexter stay in the dark.
The XX Factor
Aug. 29 2012 12:08 AMAnn Romney Wants Us To Love Mitt Romney. Do We Need To?
Five-Ring Circus
Aug. 10 2012 12:48 PMWhy Are American Women Winning So Many Medals? It’s Not Just Because of Title IX.
The XX Factor
July 3 2012 1:01 PMIn Defense of Busyness
The XX Factor
May 30 2012 5:39 PMPRENDA Shows Just How Far Apart We Are on Abortion
The Hive
May 3 2012 6:15 AMWhen Mom and Pop Own a Mom-and-PopI grew up in a family that owned a small business. It was a blessing and a burden.
The XX Factor
April 15 2012 11:00 PMGirls Responding to What a Bunch of Guys Think About the New HBO Series Girls
The XX Factor
April 4 2012 1:46 PMBrittney Griner Plays Like a Man. That Doesn't Make it OK To Call Her a Man.
The XX Factor
March 8 2012 6:24 PM“Off With Their Ovaries”: Randi Rhodes Goes All Queen of Hearts on Critics of Sandra Fluke




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.