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?
View From Chicago
Why Do Judges and Politicians Flip-Flop? To investigate, Cass Sunstein and I conducted a series of surveys.
Bed Time Prudie advises a mother whose baby won’t sleep through the night, making it hard to have sex.
Slate Voice: “American Liar” Listen to Mark Joseph Stern read his piece about Jesse Ventura’s defamation suit against Chris Kyle.
When Will Downton Abbey’s Miss Bunting Mind Her Manners? Two Slate Critics Dissect the Latest Episode.
Dropped Balls The Patriots became nearly fumble-proof after a 2006 rule change backed by Tom Brady.