Scott Shuger

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

Slate's 10th Anniversary
June 21 2006 7:09 AMHitler Slept HereThe too-secret history of the Third Reich's most famous place.
War Stories
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




The Self-Made Man

The story of America’s most pliable, pernicious, irrepressible myth.

The GOP Senate Candidate in Iowa Doesn’t Want Voters to Know Just How Conservative She Really Is

Does Your Child Have “Sluggish Cognitive Tempo”? Or Is That Just a Disorder Made Up to Scare You?

Naomi Klein Is Wrong

Multinational corporations are doing more than governments to halt climate change.

The Strange History of Wives Gazing at Their Husbands in Political Ads


See Me

Transparent is the fall’s only great new show.


Lena Dunham, the Book

More shtick than honesty in Not That Kind of Girl.

Rehtaeh Parsons Was the Most Famous Victim in Canada. Now, Journalists Can’t Even Say Her Name.

Parents, Get Your Teenage Daughters the IUD

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Sept. 30 2014 12:34 PM Parents, Get Your Teenage Daughters the IUD
Sept. 30 2014 12:04 PM John Hodgman on Why He Wore a Blue Dress to Impersonate Ayn Rand
  News & Politics
Sept. 30 2014 1:38 PM Mad About Modi
 Why the controversial Indian prime minister drew 19,000 cheering fans to Madison Square Garden.

Building a Better Workplace
Sept. 30 2014 1:16 PM You Deserve a Pre-cation The smartest job perk you’ve never heard of.
Sept. 30 2014 1:48 PM Thrashed Florida State’s new president is underqualified and mistrusted. But here’s how he can turn it around.
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 30 2014 12:34 PM Parents, Get Your Teenage Daughters the IUD
  Slate Plus
Slate Picks
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Brow Beat
Sept. 30 2014 12:42 PM How to Save Broken Mayonnaise
Future Tense
Sept. 30 2014 11:55 AM The Justice Department Is Cracking Down on Sales of Spyware Used in Stalking
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 30 2014 7:30 AM What Lurks Beneath the Methane Lakes of Titan?
Sports Nut
Sept. 28 2014 8:30 PM NFL Players Die Young. Or Maybe They Live Long Lives. Why it’s so hard to pin down the effects of football on players’ lives.