Eviscerate Your CucumbersA video that shows why seeding cucumbers is way more enjoyable than seeding other vegetables.
A Revolutionary New Way to Chop ParsleySlate’s food editor shows you how to remove the leaves from the stems in half the time it usually takes.
You’ve Seen the Confessions, Now Watch Apologalooza!Imagining a live event showcase for Lance Armstrong, Tiger Woods, Bill Clinton, and the great apologizers of our era.
The Battle Royale: Obama vs. RomneyThe president and his Republican challenger fight to the finish.
Trump to Obama: You’re Fired!The president and the billionaire square off in our latest video game fight.
The Indispensable Kitchen Tool You’ll Use Once a YearA video to help make cherry season more manageable.
The Undercard: Biden vs. RyanThe vice president and the Wisconsin congressman go head to head.
Claimed When Castro took power, Americans fled Cuba and left a lot of property behind. Now the claims on these contested holdings—land, buildings, cars and more—are exciting speculators and could stand in the way of reconciliation.
A Radical Experiment in Democracy Is Happening in Northern Syria. Americans Need to Start Paying Attention.
Best of Slate Podcasts
The Best of Slate Podcasts Only have time for one podcast this week? Make it this one.
“Fifty Nifty United States” How a 1960s novelty song became one of the greatest mnemonic devices of all time.
The Craziest Endings in College Football History After the turkey, enjoy some classic finishes.