Sonia Smith

Sonia Smith is an associate editor at Texas Monthly.

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Oct. 31 2008 5:06 PMBrits for BarackThe Economist endorses Obama.
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Sept. 12 2008 5:27 PMCome to JesusThe Economist and New York on the Palin effect.
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June 20 2008 3:58 PMSo Long, SoybeansThe Economist on the new generation of biofuels.
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May 19 2008 5:53 PMBloggers preview the Kentucky and Oregon primaries.
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March 31 2008 6:09 PMBloggers on Muqtada Sadr's cease-fire.
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Feb. 11 2008 6:16 PMShake It UpBloggers dissect the twists and turns of the Democratic race.
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Jan. 28 2008 6:21 PMBloggers on the Kennedys' endorsements of Obama.
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Jan. 7 2008 5:55 PMBloggers dish on the upcoming New Hampshire primary.
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Nov. 12 2007 6:20 PMBloggers on the legacy of Norman Mailer.
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Oct. 15 2007 6:00 PMBloggers wonder if al-Qaida in Iraq is on the run.
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Sept. 17 2007 6:16 PMBloggers on the nomination of Michael Mukasey.
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Aug. 13 2007 6:06 PMBloggers on Karl Rove's resignation.
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July 9 2007 3:50 PMBloggers on a New York Times editorial urging a withdrawal from Iraq.
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June 11 2007 4:22 PMBloggers on The Sopranos finale.
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May 7 2007 5:10 PMBloggers on the next president of France.
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Oct. 28 2008 4:24 PMDear Mr. PresidentNewsweek gives unsolicited advice to the next commander in chief.
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Sept. 9 2008 4:47 PMPalin AroundThe New Republic and Weekly Standard can't stop talking about McCain's veep.
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June 17 2008 3:28 PMBucks for BabiesReason on countries paying citizens to have more children.
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April 28 2008 5:28 PMBloggers on the Indiana voter ID decision and Miley Cyrus.
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March 3 2008 6:11 PMBloggers analyze the Russian elections.
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Feb. 4 2008 5:59 PMBloggers preview Super Tuesday.
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Jan. 8 2008 5:40 PMBloggers weigh the turnout in New Hampshire.
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Dec. 31 2007 5:31 PMBloggers on Bilawal Bhutto's ascension to head of the PPP.
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Oct. 29 2007 6:13 PMBloggers on Barack Obama's pledge to get tough on Hillary.
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Sept. 24 2007 6:41 PMBloggers on the "Bent Spear" nuclear incident.
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Aug. 27 2007 6:25 PMBloggers bid adieu to Alberto Gonzales.
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July 16 2007 5:42 PMBill Kristol predicts a favorable Bush legacy.
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June 18 2007 6:18 PMBloggers on the latest from Gaza.
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June 4 2007 6:09 PMBloggers on the failures of the surge.
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April 30 2007 5:52 PMBloggers on the failed reconstruction projects in Iraq.




The Democrats’ War at Home

How can the president’s party defend itself from the president’s foreign policy blunders?

Congress’ Public Shaming of the Secret Service Was Political Grandstanding at Its Best

Michigan’s Tradition of Football “Toughness” Needs to Go—Starting With Coach Hoke

A Plentiful, Renewable Resource That America Keeps Overlooking

Animal manure.

Windows 8 Was So Bad That Microsoft Will Skip Straight to Windows 10


Cringing. Ducking. Mumbling.

How GOP candidates react whenever someone brings up reproductive rights or gay marriage.

Building a Better Workplace

You Deserve a Pre-cation

The smartest job perk you’ve never heard of.

Hasbro Is Cracking Down on Scrabble Players Who Turn Its Official Word List Into Popular Apps

Florida State’s New President Is Underqualified and Mistrusted. He Just Might Save the University.

  News & Politics
Sept. 30 2014 2:36 PM This Court Erred The Supreme Court has almost always sided with the wealthy, the privileged, and the powerful, a new book argues.
Sept. 30 2014 7:02 PM At Long Last, eBay Sets PayPal Free
Lexicon Valley
Sept. 30 2014 1:23 PM What Can Linguistics Tell Us About Writing Better? An Interview with Steven Pinker.
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The XX Factor
Sept. 30 2014 12:34 PM Parents, Get Your Teenage Daughters the IUD
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Behind the Scenes
Sept. 30 2014 3:21 PM Meet Jordan Weissmann Five questions with Slate’s senior business and economics correspondent.
Brow Beat
Sept. 30 2014 8:54 PM Bette Davis Talks Gender Roles in a Delightful, Animated Interview From 1963
Future Tense
Sept. 30 2014 7:00 PM There’s Going to Be a Live-Action Tetris Movie for Some Reason
  Health & Science
Medical Examiner
Sept. 30 2014 6:44 PM Ebola Was Already Here How the United States contains deadly hemorrhagic fevers.
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.