Hang Up And Listen
Hang Up and Listen: The I Bought a Hippo EditionSlate’s sports podcast on whether baseball games are too slow, how Anderson Silva trolled UFC 162, and the dire state of highlight shows.
The Old BallgameHow the San Francisco Giants are winning with a bunch of creaky, mediocre veterans.
Ultimate FleecingUFC’s deal with Fox was supposed to secure its future. So why is the premier mixed-martial-arts promotion in such bad shape?
The Not-Quite-Ultimate Fighting ChampionshipWill the absence of the world's best fighter, Russia's Fedor Emelianenko, halt UFC's ascent to the big leagues?
“Richmond Reoccupied by Men Who Wore the Gray” In 1890, the former Confederate capital erected a monument to Robert E. Lee—and reasserted white supremacy.
Slate Voice: “Bitch, I’ll Tell You Why This Sentence Construction Is So Effective” Listen to Katy Waldman read about the perfect sentence construction—and what makes it it’s so powerful.