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?
Inside Higher Ed
Criticism Unwelcome The United Arab Emirates blocked an NYU professor who questioned its policies. Is academic freedom at risk?
The XX Factor
Nashville Prosecutors Reportedly Offered Women Plea Bargains in Exchange For Sterilization
The “How Does a U.N. Official Work?” Transcript What’s it like to manage the U.N.’s Ebola response? Read a transcript of Adam Davidson’s conversation with the assistant secretary-general for field support.
“I’d Rather Not Rewrite All the HTTP Stuff Myself” Fascinating early posts from the founders of eBay, Amazon, Google, and others.