Reihan Salam

Reihan Salam is a columnist for Slate.

Five-ring Circus
Feb. 13 2010 7:23 AMWhite Snow, Brown RageThe racial case against the Winter Olympics.
The Book Club
Oct. 1 2009 12:01 PMHow Much Does the Conservative Intelligentsia Really Count?
Culturebox
April 25 2008 7:03 AMThe Music Industry's Extortion SchemeThe record labels want you to pay a tax on music. It's not as horrible as it sounds.
Dvd extras
Oct. 30 2007 6:25 PMConfessions of a Jericho FanIt's not good. It's not so-bad-it's-good. It's just plain mediocre. And yet I watch.
Technology
July 2 2007 5:19 PMMy iPhone Doesn't Work, but I Love It AnywayInside the mind of an Apple obsessive.
Technology
April 23 2007 2:15 PMIn Search of the Perfect Web PageHow Netvibes helped me cram the whole Internet onto a single screen.
Technology
March 1 2007 3:49 PMWatching "Watch Now"Netflix's new movies-on-demand service, reviewed.
Movies
Sept. 29 2006 2:28 PMThe Movie Hollywood Doesn't Want You To SeeIdiocracy, the feel-bad comedy of the year.
Dvd extras
May 19 2006 5:33 AMMasturbation and SolitudeThe Adam Sandler production that will save mankind.
Five-ring Circus
Feb. 15 2006 3:46 PMWhite Snow, Brown RageThe racial case against the Winter Olympics.
Politics
May 14 2002 2:54 PMFascist Family FeudWhy Europe's xenophobes just can't get along.
The Book Club
Oct. 2 2009 7:11 AMOnly a Crisis Can Stem the Retreat From Responsibility
Technology
July 14 2008 12:31 PMCan I Resist the iPhone 3G?An Apple obsessive confronts the company's shiny new bauble.
Technology
Feb. 26 2008 11:50 AMGood Guys Don't Make BillionsWeb companies discover the perils of putting privacy before profits.
Technology
Sept. 25 2007 11:06 AMThe Facebook CommandmentsHow to deal with unwanted friend requests, the ethics of de-friending, and other social networking etiquette predicaments.
Dvd extras
May 25 2007 1:00 PMSnob vs. SnobDon't let your memory fool you. Chevy Chase's Fletch is abominably bad.
Dvd extras
March 26 2007 7:25 AMMeet the Hindustani Malcolm XLooking for pulse-pounding excitement in Richard Attenborough's Gandhi.
Recycled
Jan. 10 2007 3:21 PMThe DVD That Will Save AmericaNow you can finally watch Mike Judge's suppressed masterpiece, Idiocracy.
Technology
June 29 2006 12:12 PMThe Future of FuturismDown with the techno-utopians! Up with the techno-realists!
The Dismal Science
May 11 2006 3:55 PMLove Thy PlayStation, Love ThyselfWhy you should make a $500 game console your life partner.
Culturebox
May 28 2002 5:41 PMThe Sum of All PCHollywood's reverse racial profiling.

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  Business
Moneybox
Oct. 23 2014 11:51 AM It Seems No One Is Rich or Happy: I Looked
  Life
Atlas Obscura
Oct. 23 2014 1:34 PM Leave Me Be Beneath a Tree: Trunyan Cemetery in Bali
  Double X
The XX Factor
Oct. 23 2014 11:33 AM Watch Little Princesses Curse for the Feminist Cause
  Slate Plus
Working
Oct. 23 2014 11:28 AM Slate’s Working Podcast: Episode 2 Transcript Read what David Plotz asked Dr. Meri Kolbrener about her workday.
  Arts
Culturebox
Oct. 23 2014 1:46 PM The Real Secret of Serial Has Sarah Koenig made up her mind yet? 
  Technology
Technology
Oct. 23 2014 11:45 AM The United States of Reddit  How social media is redrawing our borders. 
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Oct. 23 2014 7:30 AM Our Solar System and Galaxy … Seen by an Astronaut
  Sports
Sports Nut
Oct. 20 2014 5:09 PM Keepaway, on Three. Ready—Break! On his record-breaking touchdown pass, Peyton Manning couldn’t even leave the celebration to chance.