Timothy Noah

Timothy Noah is a former Slate staffer. His  book about income inequality is The Great Divergence.

The Customer
Jan. 28 2011 6:16 PMTyranny of the AlphabetA new study explores how your last name influences how fast you buy stuff.
The Customer
Jan. 24 2011 7:33 PMDoes Your Broker Love You?Brokers, astonishingly, have no fiduciary duty to their clients. Maybe they should.
The Customer
Jan. 20 2011 7:39 PMThe Gripe SweepstakesCustomer complaint letters: Pick the winner!
The Customer
Jan. 14 2011 6:24 PMThe Art of the GripeCustomer complaint letters: A reader contest.
The Customer
Jan. 10 2011 7:49 PMClass ClownWhy was it so hard to kick Loughner out of Pima Community College?
Jan. 6 2011 7:10 PMReturn of the Nuclear OptionThe Senate may finally curb the filibuster. Hallelujah.
The Customer
Dec. 16 2010 7:57 PMToy StoryWhy self-regulation of children's advertising is a joke.
The Customer
Dec. 9 2010 6:48 PMBan the Benjamins!Hundred-dollar bills are for criminals and sociopaths. Why do we still print them?
The Customer
Dec. 2 2010 6:39 PMThe Sky Mall StimulusThis Christmas, why not make your gifts especially expensive and thoughtless?
The Customer
Dec. 1 2010 1:32 PMDraw This Cadaver!, Part 2Slate readers' alternatives to the FDA's proposed anti-smoking graphics.
The Customer
Nov. 22 2010 7:30 PMDon't Freeze My Junk!Slate's guide to sneaky airline fees.
Nov. 18 2010 6:30 PMForget Tax SimplificationWhat America needs is more tax brackets, not fewer.
Nov. 12 2010 5:50 PMDraw This Cadaver!Do-it-yourself anti-smoking propaganda.
The Customer
Nov. 6 2010 11:10 PMPopulists v. ConsumersWill GOP gains halt a regulatory renaissance?
The Customer
Oct. 28 2010 5:52 PMPower TripWhy the government is making TV manufacturers disclose energy use.
Jan. 25 2011 6:10 PMComity TonightSenate filibuster reform yields to stupid bipartisan pantomime.
The Customer
Jan. 21 2011 5:16 PMGriper of the YearWe have a winner in the customer-complaint contest!
The Customer
Jan. 18 2011 8:37 PMRepeal ThisA pre-existing health-conditions study says half the country is uninsurable.
The Customer
Jan. 11 2011 7:18 PMPool FoolsRepublicans are right: Obamacare's high-risk pools were a dumb idea. But it was their dumb idea.
Jan. 7 2011 7:45 PMI Like DwightLet us now praise Dwight Garner, New York Times daily book critic.
The Customer
Dec. 17 2010 9:07 PMSwipedThe Fed enters the skirmish over debit card fees.
The Customer
Dec. 14 2010 7:32 PMDefensive SellingHow businesses cope with rage-filled customers.
The Customer
Dec. 7 2010 7:38 PMBusted WatchdogIs the Better Business Bureau a protection racket?
The Customer
Dec. 1 2010 9:00 PMMcSurance on TrialA Senate committee puts the spotlight on the crap health insurance given fast-food workers.
The Customer
Nov. 23 2010 6:40 PMMcSuranceCrap health coverage wins a regulatory victory.
The Customer
Nov. 19 2010 6:01 PMThe Mortgage-Relief ConHow "mortgage assistance relief" companies prey on homeowners facing foreclosure.
The Customer
Nov. 17 2010 5:20 PMWise Up, Print Addicts!How to avoid paying the sucker rate for a New York Times subscription.
The Customer
Nov. 10 2010 7:18 PMAnesthsleaziologyThe Alabama pain-relief cartel.
Nov. 3 2010 6:48 PMCorrupting CommitteesSen. Jim DeMint's cynical advice to incoming Tea Partiers.
The Customer
Oct. 22 2010 6:47 PMForeclosure Fairy DustDid Bank of America really review 102,000 foreclosures in two and a half weeks? Yeah, right.



Justice Ginsburg’s Crucial Dissent in the Texas Voter ID Case

The Jarring Experience of Watching White Americans Speak Frankly About Race

Here’s Just How Far a Southern Woman May Have to Drive to Get an Abortion

The Most Ingenious Teaching Device Ever Invented

Marvel’s Civil War Is a Far-Right Paranoid Fantasy

It’s also a mess. Can the movies do better?


Sprawl, Decadence, and Environmental Ruin in Nevada

Space: The Next Generation

An All-Female Mission to Mars

As a NASA guinea pig, I verified that women would be cheaper to launch than men.

Watching Netflix in Bed. Hanging Bananas. Is There Anything These Hooks Can’t Solve?

The 2014 Kansas City Royals Show the Value of Building a Mediocre Baseball Team

  News & Politics
The World
Oct. 20 2014 1:50 PM Why We Shouldn’t be Too Sure About the Supposed Deal to Return the Abducted Nigerian Schoolgirls
Oct. 20 2014 12:37 PM The Fed Will Probably Stop Injecting Huge Sums of Money Into the Economy This Month
Atlas Obscura
Oct. 20 2014 1:43 PM Chouara: A Striking 11th-Century Tannery in Morocco
  Double X
The XX Factor
Oct. 20 2014 1:10 PM Women Are Still Losing Jobs for Getting Pregnant
  Slate Plus
Tv Club
Oct. 20 2014 7:15 AM The Slate Doctor Who Podcast: Episode 9 A spoiler-filled discussion of "Flatline."
Brow Beat
Oct. 20 2014 1:26 PM This $248 Denim Jumpsuit Is the Latest Example of a Horrible Fashion Tradition
Future Tense
Oct. 20 2014 1:51 PM Will Amazon Lead Us to the Golden Age of Books? A Future Tense Event.
  Health & Science
Medical Examiner
Oct. 20 2014 11:46 AM Is Anybody Watching My Do-Gooding? The difference between being a hero and being an altruist.
Sports Nut
Oct. 20 2014 10:23 AM Where I Was Wrong About the Royals I underestimated the value of building a team that’s just barely better than mediocre.