Rebecca Onion
Rebecca Onion Rebecca Onion

Rebecca OnionSlate’s history writer, also runs the site’s history blog, the VaultFollow her on Twitter.

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April 4 2016 5:33 PMThe Angle: Down to the Bat-Cave EditionSlate's daily newsletter on the rise of digital personal assistants, Batman’s hidden gayness, and a new perspective on addiction. 
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April 1 2016 5:11 PMThe Angle: Sadly Humorless EditionSlate's daily newsletter on the D.C. Metro shutdown, the life and work of Zaha Hadid, and Trump vs. Cruz on foreign policy. 
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March 31 2016 4:45 PMThe Angle: More Punishment for All! EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on conservative critiques of impoverished white communities, Barney Frank vs. Bernie, and Donald Trump’s comments on women who get abortions. 
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March 30 2016 4:35 PMThe Angle: Just Sit Down EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Anderson Cooper’s good night, a modest proposal for Merrick Garland, and the best hummus.
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March 29 2016 4:36 PMThe Angle: No Imposters Here Edition Slate’s daily newsletter on one reason people mistrust Hillary Clinton, China’s uneasy relationship with e-sports, and Susan Sarandon’s recent folly.
The Vault
March 28 2016 1:17 PM100-Year-Old Frost Maps Show How Climate Change Has Shifted the Growing Season in the United States
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March 24 2016 5:42 PMThe Angle: Trump vs. Women EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on myths about the Supreme Court nomination process, a dismal new comic-book movie, and Trump’s longtime misogyny. 
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March 23 2016 12:42 PMA Vivid 1937 Map Imagining How Japan Might Attack the West Coast of the United States
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March 21 2016 4:19 PMThe Angle: Press Pit Edition Slate’s daily newsletter on being a reporter assigned to the Trump campaign, loss of tenure in Wisconsin, and the glories of leftovers. 
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March 18 2016 3:42 PMThe Angle: Divorcing While Female EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on infinite scroll, Cruz 2020, and the effects of divorce on women in retirement. 
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March 17 2016 3:24 PMThe Angle: How Left Is He? EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Merrick Garland’s record, the eviction epidemic, and a rewritten thriller. 
The Vault
March 16 2016 1:52 PMA Plea on Behalf of Immigrants, Written (Most Likely) in Shakespeare’s Hand, Now Digitized
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March 14 2016 4:15 PMThe Angle: The Ivanka Factor Edition Slate’s daily newsletter on Pi Day, Ivanka’s special brand of Trumpiness, and the way Trump has profited from the post-Obama backlash. 
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March 11 2016 3:31 PMThe Angle: This Could Get Even Messier Edition Slate’s daily newsletter on the real meaning of “contested convention,” the argument for ending primary debates now, and the way Trump vs. Hillary might unfold.  
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March 10 2016 4:02 PMThe Angle: Don’t Call It a Makeover Edition Slate’s daily newsletter on the changing Democratic stance on immigration, Angela Merkel’s troubles, and a candid interview with Marcia Clark. 
Doublex
April 4 2016 1:52 PMHow “She Just Wants Attention” Became America’s Hottest Sexist InsultThe diabolical potency of a misogynist stereotype.
The Vault
April 1 2016 11:07 AMA ’70s Board Game Designed to Teach Players About Race, Housing, and Privilege
History
March 31 2016 6:00 AMThe Art of the New DealHow an inexperienced New Yorker famous for his name emerged from the contested 1932 convention to win the presidency.
Quizzical
March 30 2016 12:22 PMCan You Tell When This Vintage Home Movie Was Filmed?1955? 1965? 1975?
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March 28 2016 4:21 PMThe Angle: Bring Back That Book EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on the erosion of Roe v. Wade, the advent of widespread GMO labeling, and libraries’ approaches to delinquent patrons. 
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March 25 2016 4:36 PMThe Angle: Other People’s Fun EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Garry Shandling, Trump supporters on climate change, and what it’s like to be a hotel housekeeper during spring break in Miami.  
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March 23 2016 4:31 PMThe Angle: Trump on Terror EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on ISIS in Belgium, Trump’s incoherent position on terrorism, and the death of Phife Dawg. 
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March 22 2016 4:11 PMThe Angle: With You in Belgium EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on the Brussels attacks, young men in love, and the graying of the GOP. 
The Vault
March 21 2016 1:23 PMA Quickly Made Uncle Tom's Cabin Tie-In Card Game, From 1852
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March 18 2016 2:16 PMRemembering Hundreds of Years of Deadly Gun-Related Accidents in the United States
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March 16 2016 4:41 PMThe Angle: Placeholder EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on the nomination of Merrick Garland, Super Tuesday 2 results, and where the “air ball” taunt came from. 
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March 15 2016 4:00 PMThe Angle: What National Conversation? Edition Slate’s daily newsletter on March Madness, a humanitarian’s perspective on the Syrian Civil War, and the Reagans’ record on AIDS. 
The Vault
March 14 2016 3:10 PMPages From Theodore Roosevelt’s Field Notebooks Record Animals Seen—and Killed
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March 11 2016 2:24 PMLate-19th-Century Business Maps of San Francisco’s Chinatown, Used to Determine Immigration Status 
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March 9 2016 4:11 PMThe Angle: Deepest Mitt Desires EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Tuesday night’s primary returns, Romney’s true intentions, and the brilliance of David Schwimmer(?!). 

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