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 Myths of Katrina Ten years after the storm, falsehood about warnings, violence, and recovery persist. Here’s the truth.
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.