Rachael Larimore
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Rachael Larimore is a Slate senior editor.

Slate Plus
May 18 2015 10:30 AMAre Comment Sections Worth It?It takes a lot of moderation to keep the troll population at bay. 
Brow Beat
April 27 2015 8:02 AMThis Week’s Worst Person in Westeros: Littlefinger
The Slatest
April 7 2015 12:43 PMReturn of the “Thunder Lizard”: The Brontosaurus Really Did Exist
The Slatest
March 4 2015 3:50 PMNew Fossil Is the Oldest Member of the Homo Genus
The Slatest
March 4 2015 12:13 PMBen Carson Says Prison Sex Proves Being Gay Is a Choice
Sports Nut
Jan. 13 2015 9:05 AMOverheard on Chat: “In Urban We Trust”What two Slatesters had to say about last night’s Ohio State upset.
Behind the Scenes
Nov. 28 2014 5:00 PMOur Media Thanksgiving ListThe podcasts, websites, and apps Slate-sters are thankful for.
Behind the Scenes
Sept. 10 2014 10:39 AMWhere’s My Pizza? Three far-flung Slate-sters dish on the pros and cons of working away from Slate’s main offices.
Brow Beat
Sept. 3 2014 2:22 PMHas The League Become Too Absurd for Its Own Good?
Brow Beat
June 16 2014 2:09 PMLady [Spoiler] Didn’t Show Up in the Game of Thrones Finale. Good.
Brow Beat
June 9 2014 11:50 AMWatch Jon Snow Silently Brood Again and Again (and Again)
The XX Factor
March 27 2014 9:17 AMThe Sad, Scary Saga of Justina Pelletier
Technology
Nov. 29 2013 8:51 AMBetter Than GoldieBloxEight smart gift ideas for your little geniuses.
TV Club
June 12 2013 3:39 PMGame of Thrones, Season 3Pity the poor men of Westeros.
TV Club
June 10 2013 8:39 AMGame of Thrones, Season 3 The northerners will never forget.
The Slatest
May 6 2015 2:54 PMDeflategate Report Points to Brady, Two Patriots Employees
The Slatest
April 13 2015 11:09 AMMaryland CPS Detains “Free-Range Kids.” Again.
Sports Nut
March 26 2015 10:04 AMAlmost PerfectWhy UNLV’s nearly undefeated team was better than Kentucky.
The Slatest
March 4 2015 12:56 PMMcDonald’s Moves Toward Antibiotic-Free Chicken
The Slatest
March 4 2015 11:05 AMLincoln’s Second Inaugural Address Is 150 Years Old Today. Read It.
Sports Nut
Jan. 9 2015 2:43 PMBuckeye RevivalWhy Urban Meyer’s Ohio State is set to be a perennial title contender.
Sports Nut
Oct. 30 2014 3:22 PMThe RedemptionHow LeBron James and Cleveland found their way back to each other.
Slate Picks
Sept. 5 2014 8:57 AMWhat Happened at Slate This Week?Slate’s managing editor on the good news, bad news week.   
Slate Picks
Aug. 13 2014 7:31 AMSongs That Make Slate NostalgicA roundup of the music from high school that staffers still love.
Brow Beat
June 15 2014 10:13 PMWatch Tywin Lannister’s Best Burns
Brow Beat
April 1 2014 1:59 PMFor Fans of a Certain Age, the Ending of HIMYM Made All Too Much Sense
Behind the Scenes
March 17 2014 6:10 PMWhat It’s Like to Vote Republican While Working for SlateSlate’s managing editor talks about the “geographical superiority complex” of certain East Coast media types.
When Big Businesses Were Small
Oct. 24 2013 11:10 AMThe Starbucks Guide to World DominationStep 1: Serve coffee, not just coffee beans. Step 2: Offer employee benefits.
Weddings
June 11 2013 2:16 PMMy Big Fat Disney WeddingI am a tomboy, not a princess. Here’s why getting married at a huge theme park was a delightfully practical decision.
TV Club
June 3 2013 1:32 AMGame of Thrones, Season 3We're witnessing the destruction of one of the great families of Westeros.   

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May 29 2015 11:55 AM San Andreas Is a Crock But there’s a reason West Coast geologists are fixated on the “big one.”