T.D. Thornton
T.D. Thornton

T.D. Thornton is a Boston-based writer. He is the author of Not by a Long Shot—A Season at a Hard-Luck Horse Track.

Sports Nut
Nov. 28 2007 7:08 AMYouBetThe wonders and dangers of online sports wagering.
Sports Nut
Sept. 26 2007 12:51 PMAw, NutsWhy you can't give your Thoroughbred an obscene name.
  Slate Plus
Slate Plus
Aug. 28 2015 12:31 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? International affairs writer Joshua Keating on what to read to understand the apparently permanent slowdown of the Chinese economy.
  Health & Science
Medical Examiner
Sept. 1 2015 12:20 PM Does Contraception Reduce Abortions? The relationship is surprisingly ambiguous—until you look at the best evidence.