The World Is Not Falling ApartNever mind the headlines. We’ve never lived in such peaceful times.
The Good Word
False Fronts in the Language WarsWhy New Yorker writers and others keep pushing bogus controversies.
Harvard Students Are Clueless About Fighting Fossil Fuels. They Could Learn a Thing or Two From Stanford.
Tab Roulette! Slate’s business and tech writers share what they’re reading, whether they want to or not.
Conspicuous Consumption for the Smug Environmentalist My week driving the BMW i8, an insanely sexy electric car.