Reihan Salam

Reihan Salam is a columnist for Slate.

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.
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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.
July 2 2007 5:19 PMMy iPhone Doesn't Work, but I Love It AnywayInside the mind of an Apple obsessive.
April 23 2007 2:15 PMIn Search of the Perfect Web PageHow Netvibes helped me cram the whole Internet onto a single screen.
March 1 2007 3:49 PMWatching "Watch Now"Netflix's new movies-on-demand service, reviewed.
Sept. 29 2006 2:28 PMThe Movie Hollywood Doesn't Want You To SeeIdiocracy, the feel-bad comedy of the year.
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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.
May 14 2002 2:54 PMFascist Family FeudWhy Europe's xenophobes just can't get along.
Feb. 26 2008 11:50 AMGood Guys Don't Make BillionsWeb companies discover the perils of putting privacy before profits.
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.
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May 25 2007 1:00 PMSnob vs. SnobDon't let your memory fool you. Chevy Chase's Fletch is abominably bad.
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March 26 2007 7:25 AMMeet the Hindustani Malcolm XLooking for pulse-pounding excitement in Richard Attenborough's Gandhi.
Jan. 10 2007 3:21 PMThe DVD That Will Save AmericaNow you can finally watch Mike Judge's suppressed masterpiece, Idiocracy.
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.
May 28 2002 5:41 PMThe Sum of All PCHollywood's reverse racial profiling.



More Than Scottish Pride

Scotland’s referendum isn’t about nationalism. It’s about a system that failed, and a new generation looking to take a chance on itself. 

What Charles Barkley Gets Wrong About Corporal Punishment and Black Culture

Why Greenland’s “Dark Snow” Should Worry You

If You’re Outraged by the NFL, Follow This Satirical Blowhard on Twitter

The Best Way to Organize Your Fridge


The GOP’s Focus on Fake Problems

Why candidates like Scott Walker are building campaigns on drug tests for the poor and voter ID laws.

Sports Nut

Giving Up on Goodell

How the NFL lost the trust of its most loyal reporters.

Is It Worth Paying Full Price for the iPhone 6 to Keep Your Unlimited Data Plan? We Crunch the Numbers.

Farewell! Emily Bazelon on What She Will Miss About Slate.

  News & Politics
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The Eye
Sept. 16 2014 12:20 PM These Outdoor Cat Shelters Have More Style Than the Average Home
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 15 2014 3:31 PM My Year As an Abortion Doula
  Slate Plus
Slate Plus Video
Sept. 16 2014 2:06 PM A Farewell From Emily Bazelon The former senior editor talks about her very first Slate pitch and says goodbye to the magazine.
Brow Beat
Sept. 16 2014 8:43 PM This 17-Minute Tribute to David Fincher Is the Perfect Preparation for Gone Girl
Future Tense
Sept. 16 2014 6:40 PM This iPhone 6 Feature Will Change Weather Forecasting
  Health & Science
Sept. 16 2014 4:09 PM It’s All Connected What links creativity, conspiracy theories, and delusions? A phenomenon called apophenia.
Sports Nut
Sept. 15 2014 9:05 PM Giving Up on Goodell How the NFL lost the trust of its most loyal reporters.