Timothy Maddocks

Timothy Maddocks contributes to Longform.

May 17 2014 7:00 AMThe Funny PapersThe Longform guide to comic strips and their creators.
Feb. 8 2014 7:02 AMIt’s Been a Long Lonely, Lonely, Lonely, Lonely TimeLongform goes inside the lives of outsiders.
Dec. 7 2013 7:15 AMStories That Will Make Your Skin CrawlThe Longform guide to our largest organ.
Nov. 2 2013 7:30 AMThe Longform Guide to Criminal InformantsGreat stories about people who've infiltrated the Hell's Angels, the Crips, and terror cells.
March 29 2014 7:24 AMThat’s BullThe Longform guide to bullfighting and bull riding.
Jan. 18 2014 7:00 AMAdderall, Ambien, and the “Boner King”The Longform guide to making, taking, and selling pills.
Nov. 23 2013 6:30 AMThe Longform Guide to ThanksgivingWild turkeys, crazy relatives, and beloved rituals.


Medical Examiner

Here’s Where We Stand With Ebola

Even experienced international disaster responders are shocked at how bad it’s gotten.

Why Are Lighter-Skinned Latinos and Asians More Likely to Vote Republican?

A Woman Who Escaped the Extreme Babymaking Christian Fundamentalism of Quiverfull

The XX Factor
Sept. 22 2014 12:29 PM A Woman Who Escaped the Extreme Babymaking Christian Fundamentalism of Quiverfull

Subprime Loans Are Back

And believe it or not, that’s a good thing.

It Is Very Stupid to Compare Hope Solo to Ray Rice

Building a Better Workplace

In Defense of HR

Startups and small businesses shouldn’t skip over a human resources department.

How Ted Cruz and Scott Brown Misunderstand What It Means to Be an American Citizen

Divestment Is Fine but Mostly Symbolic. There’s a Better Way for Universities to Fight Climate Change.

  News & Politics
Sept. 22 2014 6:30 PM What Does It Mean to Be an American? Ted Cruz and Scott Brown think it’s about ideology. It’s really about culture.
Sept. 22 2014 5:38 PM Apple Won't Shut Down Beats Music After All (But Will Probably Rename It)
Dear Prudence
Sept. 23 2014 6:00 AM Naked and Afraid Prudie offers advice on whether a young boy should sleep in the same room with his nude grandfather.
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 22 2014 7:43 PM Emma Watson Threatened With Nude Photo Leak for Speaking Out About Women's Equality
  Slate Plus
Slate Plus
Sept. 22 2014 1:52 PM Tell Us What You Think About Slate Plus Help us improve our new membership program.
Brow Beat
Sept. 22 2014 9:17 PM Trent Reznor’s Gone Girl Soundtrack Sounds Like an Eerie, Innovative Success
Future Tense
Sept. 22 2014 6:27 PM Should We All Be Learning How to Type in Virtual Reality?
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 23 2014 7:00 AM I Stand with Emma Watson
Sports Nut
Sept. 18 2014 11:42 AM Grandmaster Clash One of the most amazing feats in chess history just happened, and no one noticed.