Sarah Lyall

Sarah Lyall is a London correspondent for the New York Times. You can follow her on Twitter.

Five-ring Circus
Aug. 8 2012 5:06 PMThe Penises of the Icelandic Handball TeamThe sculpture they inspired and the controversy they touched off.
Dispatches
March 17 2005 12:38 PMCellulite, Implants, and Other Titillating Topics
Dispatches
March 15 2005 4:35 PMTony Blair's Love Affair With the British Tabloids
The Book Club
April 24 2002 11:09 AMRecognizing Your Opponent's Humanity
Dispatches
April 8 2002 5:12 PMEnd of the LineThe royal family loses its last bearable member.
The Book Club
March 11 2002 11:22 AMDidn't I Already Know This?
The Book Club
Dec. 11 2001 10:21 AMAdopting Tolkienian Internal Narration
The Breakfast Table
June 23 1999 1:06 AMDissecting the Day's News
Dispatches
March 18 2005 3:54 PMMany Approaches to the Same Issue
Dispatches
March 16 2005 12:14 PMThose Daft British Press Awards
The Book Club
April 25 2002 8:22 AMA Person Worth Listening To
The Book Club
April 23 2002 11:38 AMRevenge: Like the Best Sort of Intoxicating Suspense Story
The Book Club
March 12 2002 3:28 PMAre You an Ironist? A Jammer?
The Book Club
Dec. 13 2001 6:41 PMAttending Carefully and Lovingly to Dying
The Book Club
Oct. 26 2001 3:56 PMOther Adds to Kid's Lit Wish-List 

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Politics

Meet the New Bosses

How the Republicans would run the Senate.

It Is Very, Very Stupid to Compare Hope Solo to Ray Rice

The U.S. Is So, So Far Behind Europe on Clean Energy

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Friends Was the Last Purely Pleasurable Sitcom

The Eye

This Whimsical Driverless Car Imagines Transportation in 2059

Medical Examiner

Did America Get Fat by Drinking Diet Soda?  

A high-profile study points the finger at artificial sweeteners.

A Woman Who Escaped the Extreme Babymaking Christian Fundamentalism of Quiverfull

Nicolas Sarkozy, Thrice Married, Says Gay Marriage Humiliates the Family

  News & Politics
Over There
Sept. 22 2014 1:29 PM “That’s Called Jim Crow” Philip Gourevitch on America’s hypocritical interventions in Africa.
  Business
Moneybox
Sept. 22 2014 1:37 PM Subprime Loans Are Back! And believe it or not, that’s a good thing.
  Life
Dear Prudence
Sept. 22 2014 3:33 PM Killing With Kindness My in-laws want to throw me a get-well-from-cancer bash. There’s no way I can go.
  Double X
Doublex
Sept. 22 2014 4:06 PM No, Women’s Soccer Does Not Have a Domestic Violence Problem Or, why it is very, very stupid to compare Hope Solo to Ray Rice.
  Slate Plus
Slate Plus
Sept. 22 2014 1:52 PM Tell Us What You Think About Slate Plus Help us improve our new membership program.
  Arts
Brow Beat
Sept. 22 2014 3:16 PM Watch the Best Part of Beyoncé and Jay Z’s On the Run Tour
  Technology
Future Tense
Sept. 22 2014 12:14 PM Family Court Rules That You Can Serve Someone With Legal Papers Over Facebook
  Health & Science
Medical Examiner
Sept. 22 2014 4:34 PM Here’s Where We Stand With Ebola Even experienced international disaster responders are shocked at how bad it’s gotten.
  Sports
Sports Nut
Sept. 18 2014 11:42 AM Grandmaster Clash One of the most amazing feats in chess history just happened, and no one noticed.