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?
The U.S. Isn’t Just Failing to Protect Electronics Workers From Toxic Substances. Their Kids Are Suffering, Too.
The XX Factor
The Latest Battle for Religious Women: Quran Recitation Apps That Don’t Include Female Voices
What We Like Right Now Our favorite picks for the week of June 29, curated by Slate writers and editors.
The Digital Demagogue The Greek prime minister’s faceoff with Europe is something new: a bold, imperfect, high-velocity form of mass democracy made possible by the Internet.