Scott Shuger

Scott Shuger was a Slatesenior writer and the original author of "Today's Papers." He died June 15, 2002.

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June 21 2006 7:09 AMHitler Slept HereThe too-secret history of the Third Reich's most famous place.
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June 11 2002 12:00 PMThat Sinking FeelingWhat dope came up with those scuba warnings?
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May 30 2002 12:31 PMFBI CYAThe problem the Bureau still hasn't fixed.
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May 17 2002 12:12 PMFailing IntelligenceWhy didn't the CIA warn Bush properly?
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May 1 2002 5:52 PMFree To TweezeThe federal airline security folks get more grounded.
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April 23 2002 9:07 PMWrite vs. WrongWhat should a reporter do when he meets a terrorist?
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April 15 2002 8:53 PMSnap MisjudgmentHow the United States violated John Walker Lindh's rights.
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April 4 2002 4:45 PMGenerals' ApathyThe Pentagon's appalling record on "friendly fire."
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March 29 2002 11:13 AMHungry for JusticeHow to punish convicted terrorists.
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March 15 2002 11:01 AMVictory LapseThe Pentagon and the media's chronic mistake.
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March 7 2002 10:57 AMUniform EntertainmentLoosening the Pentagon's hold on war scripts.
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Feb. 28 2002 6:35 PMFlyboys in the OintmentDoes the Pentagon have the Right Stuff on drones?
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Feb. 19 2002 2:31 PMOff on a TerrorHow to be intellectually honest about terrorism.
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Feb. 13 2002 4:29 PMStop the Kabulsh*tWhat to do about rumors of Afghan civilian deaths.
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Feb. 5 2002 6:52 PMThe Few, the Proud, the MarinsA top conservative is wrong about John Walker.
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June 13 2002 11:39 AMNone Like It HotWhy we're not invading Iraq this summer.
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June 5 2002 3:16 PMReinventing CounterterrorismMore lessons from the 9/11 warnings scandal.
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May 23 2002 5:13 PMOutgunnedWhat the Crusader cancellation really means to the Army.
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May 15 2002 4:53 PMBullet PointsWhat Donald Rumsfeld forgets about patriotism.
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April 26 2002 6:35 PMFlights From RealityThe government's dopey airplane carry-on bans.
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April 17 2002 3:33 PMAutomatics for the PeopleWhy do Palestinians have M-16s?
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April 10 2002 7:54 PMEasy, MarkA key conservative's wacky plan to increase defense spending.
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April 1 2002 1:12 PMMountain Division of LaborWhy it's OK to send in the Royal Marines.
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March 20 2002 7:53 PMBullet PointsWhat the Fox network could teach the Pentagon, etc.
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March 12 2002 1:53 PMMushroom Clouded MindsThe press cheap-shots Bush's nuclear policy.
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March 5 2002 10:50 AMPoisonal FoulWhy did the Washington Post go soft on the Pentagon?
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Feb. 22 2002 5:56 PMThe Pentagon's right to lie.
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Feb. 15 2002 6:07 PMWire-Guided GovernmentUPI breaks a big terror story—and maybe new ground.
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Feb. 7 2002 6:42 PMThe Logic of Rules of War
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Feb. 1 2002 12:26 PMNot Just the Facts, Ma'am




Don’t Worry, Obama Isn’t Sending U.S. Troops to Fight ISIS

But the next president might. 

IOS 8 Comes Out Today. Do Not Put It on Your iPhone 4S.

Why Greenland’s “Dark Snow” Should Worry You

How Much Should You Loathe NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell?

Here are the facts.

Three Talented Actresses in Three Terrible New Shows


The Human Need to Find Connections in Everything

It’s the source of creativity and delusions. It can harm us more than it helps us.


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. 

The Ungodly Horror of Having a Bug Crawl Into Your Ear and Scratch Away at Your Eardrum

We Could Fix Climate Change for Free. Now There’s Just One Thing Holding Us Back.

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Sept. 17 2014 6:53 PM LGBTQ Luminaries Honored With MacArthur “Genius” Fellowships
  Double X
The XX Factor
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  Health & Science
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Sports Nut
Sept. 17 2014 3:51 PM NFL Jerk Watch: Roger Goodell How much should you loathe the pro football commissioner?