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Rebecca Onion is a Slate staff writer and the author of Innocent Experiments

The Angle
Sept. 28 2016 6:06 PMThe Angle: Crime Rates EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Bruce Springsteen’s memoir, Montreal’s pit bull ban, and the FBI’s latest crime report.
Movies
Sept. 28 2016 1:49 PMDeepwater HorizonA satisfying action spectacle that valorizes the workers on the ill-fated rig—but skirts the greater question of what the oil they drilled for means for us all.
The Angle
Sept. 26 2016 6:17 PMThe Angle: Bundle of Nerves EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on internet friends, real estate theatre, and debate prep.
The Angle
Sept. 22 2016 5:53 PMThe Angle: Making of Addy EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on “frequent flyers,” the Clintons in Haiti, and the first black American Girl doll.
The Angle
Sept. 20 2016 6:02 PMThe Angle: Fishing for Millennials EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on power couples, sexual assault in high schools, and Hillary’s pitch to the young.
The Angle
Sept. 16 2016 6:09 PMThe Angle: Not That Guy EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Trump and Oz, Kony 2012, and why liberals shouldn’t vote for Gary Johnson.
The Vault
Sept. 16 2016 1:56 PMStark, Spare, Beautiful Midcentury British Safety Posters
The Angle
Sept. 14 2016 6:09 PMThe Angle: Time for Family EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Trump’s family policy, the return of the bar car, and more twisted memories of MLK.
The Angle
Sept. 12 2016 6:11 PMThe Angle: Two Decades EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on the Zika vaccine, Trump’s basket, and the last 20 years of Slate.
The Angle
Sept. 8 2016 5:52 PMThe Angle: Actor-Botanist EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on arts-shaming, NBC’s terrible Commander-in-Chief Forum, and the miracle of the AirPod.
The Vault
Sept. 7 2016 1:31 PMSalvaged Photos Capture the Rugged Life of Pennsylvania’s Late-19th-Century Lumber Camps
The Angle
Sept. 2 2016 5:44 PMThe Angle: Dankyougene EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on how Trump embarrassed Mexico, Zika in Africa, and a really bad cartoon.
The Angle
Sept. 1 2016 6:06 PMThe Angle: Wall-Building EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Trump’s immigration speech, workplace wellness programs, and a special Times crossword.
The Angle
Aug. 30 2016 6:25 PMThe Angle: Same Old Condescension EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Tuesday’s down-ballot races, De La Soul’s new album, and Trump’s patronizing approach to black voters.
The Angle
Aug. 29 2016 6:05 PMThe Angle: Give Me a Smile EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on the death of Gene Wilder, Anthony Weiner’s latest, and the relationship between smiling and happiness.
The Angle
Sept. 28 2016 4:29 PMThe Angle: Been So Long EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on picking the most important events and trends of the last 20 years.
The Angle
Sept. 27 2016 1:17 PMThe Angle: Woo, OK! EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Monday night’s debate.
The Angle
Sept. 23 2016 5:59 PMThe Angle: Up Late Stressed EditionSlate's daily newsletter on Hillary the grown-up, ballot selfies, and Trump anxiety.
The Angle
Sept. 21 2016 6:19 PMThe Angle: Blue-Gray EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Obama’s U.N. address, industry-funded science, and a new crossword feature.
The Angle
Sept. 19 2016 6:06 PMThe Angle: Don’t Call Me EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on the Emmys, gay anti-gun activism, and the end of the phone call.
History
Sept. 16 2016 3:25 PMAmerica Has Always Seen Ambitious Women as UnhealthyThe long, sad history of accusing women who seek power and influence of ugliness and ill health.
The Angle
Sept. 15 2016 6:21 PMThe Angle: Cosmo Wins the Day EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Ralph Nader’s legacy, the world’s best pesto, and Ivanka Trump’s contretemps with a reporter.
The Angle
Sept. 13 2016 6:21 PMThe Angle: Balance Beam EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on false balance, kidney donations, and the triumph of Kaepernick’s protest.
The Angle
Sept. 9 2016 6:11 PMThe Angle: No Consequences for the Rich EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on the Wells Fargo scandal, Donald Trump and Pam Bondi, and Better Things.
The Angle
Sept. 7 2016 6:18 PMThe Angle: From the Gulf to Iraq EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on cutesy feminism, traditional medicines, and the Iraq war and Katrina.
The Angle
Sept. 6 2016 6:06 PMThe Angle: Yo Yo Yo EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on the legacy of Phyllis Schlafly, the science of trigger warnings, and a Hamilton quiz.
History
Sept. 2 2016 3:57 PMHow Do Descendants of Slaves Find Their Ancestors?Georgetown’s decision highlights the difficulties black Americans face in tracing their lineages.
The Angle
Aug. 31 2016 6:05 PMThe Angle: In-Flight Danger EditionSlates daily newsletter on facts and politics in 2016, the unlikely success of Bad Moms, and sexual assault on airplanes.
History
Aug. 30 2016 5:56 PMWhen Malcolm X Met Fidel CastroThe history behind the photographs on Colin Kaepernick’s T-shirt.
The Angle
Aug. 26 2016 6:01 PMThe Angle: Death’s Door EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on ageist politics, Nike’s “Girl Effect” in action, and Hillary’s helping hand for Republicans.

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