Where Is Sam?The understated indie video game Gone Home looks like a typical first-person horror story. But it’s a lot more surprising—and moving—than that.
You’ll Never Believe Which Magazine Has the Most Digital SubscribersIt’s called Game Informer, and its success is a rebuke to the magazine industry’s flawed accounting.
TODAY IN SLATE
Here’s Where We Stand With Ebola
Even experienced international disaster responders are shocked at how bad it’s gotten.
It’s Legal for Obama to Bomb Syria Because He Says It Is
I Stand With Emma Watson on Women’s Rights
Even though I know I’m going to get flak for it.
I Stand With Emma Watson on Women’s Rights Even though I know I’m going to get flak for it.
It Is Very Stupid to Compare Hope Solo to Ray Rice
In Defense of HR
Startups and small businesses shouldn’t skip over a human resources department.
Why Are Lighter-Skinned Latinos and Asians More Likely to Vote Republican?
How Ted Cruz and Scott Brown Misunderstand What It Means to Be an American Citizen
Occupy Wall Street How can Hillary Clinton be both a limousine liberal and a Saul Alinsky radical?
Grandmaster Clash One of the most amazing feats in chess history just happened, and no one noticed.