Rachael Larimore
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Rachael Larimore is a Slate senior editor.

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April 7 2016 4:11 PMErnie Els Got Off to the Worst Masters Start EverWatch him miss six putts on the first hole at Augusta.
Holidays
Dec. 15 2015 8:09 AMPlaying Hooky for SantaA Christmas shopping strategy to help you avoid the crowds and make better memories.
Sports Nut
Nov. 27 2015 9:08 AMThe Craziest Endings in College Football HistoryAfter the turkey, enjoy some classic finishes.
Wild Things
Nov. 20 2015 5:53 PMNew Study Shows That Our Mysterious “Hobbit” Cousins Evolved From Homo Erectus
The Slatest
Sept. 30 2015 12:21 PMIs Trey Gowdy on His Way Up or on His Way Out?
Science
Sept. 10 2015 5:00 AMStrange New KinHomo naledi deliberately disposed of its dead.
The XX Factor
Aug. 28 2015 5:28 PMThis Viral PTA Fundraiser Sums Up What Every Parent Everywhere Is Thinking
The Slatest
July 8 2015 4:16 PMClippers Show Off Emoji Skills in Effort to Win Back DeAndre Jordan
The Slatest
June 24 2015 3:13 PMDzhokhar Tsarnaev Breaks His Silence at Sentencing Hearing
Sports Nut
June 15 2015 1:12 AMWho Did It Better? Curry's Helpers.James and Curry both dominated, but Curry also had help.
Sports Nut
June 8 2015 12:33 AMWho Did It Better? LeBron James.The Cavs needed a point guard. Who would it be? Silly question.
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
Sports Nut
Feb. 3 2016 9:51 AMWhen Media Day Goes Prime TimeMore glitz, more splash, all the same silliness.
Doublex
Dec. 7 2015 8:08 AMPro-Lifers and Pro-Choicers Need to Stop Shouting Past Each OtherThe best people on both sides of the abortion debate share one important thing in common.
Wild Things
Nov. 24 2015 11:17 AMWhat’s the Big Deal About Lucy, Today’s Google Doodle?
The Slatest
Nov. 13 2015 5:11 PMMissouri Coach Gary Pinkel to Resign After Season, Cites Health Reasons
Science
Sept. 10 2015 9:04 AMBone DeepWhat it’s like to discover a brand new species of hominid.
Classes
Sept. 1 2015 9:12 AMPass/Fail Earns an A-PlusHigh schools should offer one of the greatest perks of college.
Sports Nut
Aug. 10 2015 5:51 PMLet Katie SwimThere are reasons beyond gender equity for the Olympics to finally add women’s 1,500-meter events.
The Slatest
June 26 2015 2:40 PMConservatives Divided Over Same-Sex Marriage Ruling
Sports Nut
June 17 2015 3:17 AMHurts So GoodThe Cavs’ NBA Finals run was joyous, hopeful, and heartbreaking.
Slate Plus
June 12 2015 3:02 PMWhat Happened at Slate This Week?Senior editor Rachael Larimore on the best of Slate, from Phineas and Ferb to Supreme Court season.
Sports Nut
June 5 2015 12:40 AMWho Did It Better? Curry vs. James.LeBron had a bigger night, but Steph Curry had a hot streak at an opportune time.
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

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