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Better Summer
Aug. 3 2014 11:46 PMSummer Reading 2014Get away from it all with these Slate staff picks.
Brow Beat
May 30 2014 6:31 PMIf Game of Thrones Characters Were on The Wire, Who Would They Be?
Slate Plus
April 29 2014 2:32 PMBubble Vocabulary: The Slate Email ThreadBehind the scenes of Seth Stevenson’s piece on words you don’t quite know how to use.
Dec. 12 2013 10:15 AMThe 12 Gadgets Every Kitchen Needs 
Nov. 30 2013 11:55 PMBest Books 2013: Slate Staff PicksSlate’s columnists, editors, and bloggers pick their favorite books of the year.
Slate Fare
Aug. 28 2013 12:18 PMBe Our New Social Media MavenWe’re hiring a junior editor to join our team.
Brow Beat
June 19 2013 11:05 PMJames Gandolfini’s Best (Non-Tony) Roles
May 8 2013 1:36 PMYour Bad Teacher StoriesReaders tell us their worst teacher stories using the hashtag #BadTeacher.
Dec. 30 2012 5:00 AMThe Best Slate Covers of 2012
Nov. 1 2012 9:51 PMDylan, Sinatra, and My Fair Lady: Columbia Records at Mid-Century
Fighting Words
Aug. 22 2012 5:01 PMThe Private Side of Christopher Hitchens: Photos From His Wedding and Beyond
Dec. 7 2011 1:42 PMBest Books of 2011Slate writers and editors pick their favorites.
Data Viz
Nov. 16 2011 5:24 PMWhere Do Leaders Come From?An interactive map of America's politicians, CEOs, and other muckety-mucks.
Nov. 7 2011 12:06 AMIn the Wilderness of New Britain
Oct. 28 2011 7:03 AMCorrections
Slate's mistakes.
Brow Beat
July 22 2014 2:09 PMThe New Yorker Stories You Should Read Before the Paywall Goes Up
Slate Fare
May 5 2014 10:04 AMResistanceJoin L.V. Anderson for a screening and panel discussion of the film.
Future Tense
Dec. 23 2013 5:10 PMLost Viral Hits of the Pre-YouTube EraAlmost-forgotten moments that would have “won the Internet” if they happened today.
Dec. 10 2013 7:00 AMSlate’s Favorite Recipes of the YearThe dishes we made again and again in 2013.
Sept. 6 2013 7:30 AMI’m a Freshman. What’s the One Book I Must Read?Slate staffers recommend the perfect reading material for the college-bound.
Second Acts
June 22 2013 9:30 AMMr. Former PresidentFrom Taft to Carter, the second acts of American presidents are sometimes more compelling than their first.
June 7 2013 6:30 AMSummer Reading 2013: Slate Staff PicksSlate’s editors, designers, and columnists reveal their summer reading choices for 2013.
Feb. 22 2013 10:55 AMThe Slate Culture Staff Oscar PoolWho will win? See our picks for every award—and read Slatesters’ explanations for the most foolhardy ones.
Dec. 29 2012 5:00 AMSlate Illustrated, 2012The best illustrations of the year.
Oct. 5 2012 12:36 PMAndy Warhol’s Imitators Can’t Compete With the Real Thing
Feb. 16 2012 4:20 PMThe Queen of Animal-Skin Bikinis: Raquel Welch Through the Ages
Nov. 18 2011 7:05 AMCorrections
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Oct. 21 2011 7:10 AMCorrections
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Medical Examiner

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

Divestment Is Fine but Mostly Symbolic. There’s a Better Way for Universities to Fight Climate Change.

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

Building a Better Workplace

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

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Over There
Sept. 23 2014 12:16 PM Another Intervention?    Anti-ISIS airstrikes aren’t about keeping Americans safe.  
Business Insider
Sept. 23 2014 10:03 AM Watch Steve Jobs Tell Michael Dell, "We're Coming After You"
The Eye
Sept. 23 2014 11:33 AM High-Concept Stuff Designed to Remind People That They Don’t Need Stuff  
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 23 2014 11:13 AM Why Is This Mother in Prison for Helping Her Daughter Get an Abortion?
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Brow Beat
Sept. 23 2014 11:48 AM Punky Brewster, the Feminist Punk Icon That Wasn’t
Future Tense
Sept. 23 2014 10:51 AM Is Apple Picking a Fight With the U.S. Government? Not exactly.
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 23 2014 11:00 AM Google Exec: Climate Change Deniers Are “Just Literally Lying”
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.