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.




Meet the New Bosses

How the Republicans would run the Senate.

The Government Is Giving Millions of Dollars in Electric-Car Subsidies to the Wrong Drivers

Scotland Is Just the Beginning. Expect More Political Earthquakes in Europe.

Cheez-Its. Ritz. Triscuits.

Why all cracker names sound alike.

Friends Was the Last Purely Pleasurable Sitcom

The Eye

This Whimsical Driverless Car Imagines Transportation in 2059

Medical Examiner

Did America Get Fat by Drinking Diet Soda?  

A high-profile study points the finger at artificial sweeteners.

The Afghan Town With a Legitimately Good Tourism Pitch

A Futurama Writer on How the Vietnam War Shaped the Series

  News & Politics
Sept. 21 2014 11:34 PM People’s Climate March in Photos Hundreds of thousands of marchers took to the streets of NYC in the largest climate rally in history.
Business Insider
Sept. 20 2014 6:30 AM The Man Making Bill Gates Richer
Sept. 20 2014 7:27 AM How Do Plants Grow Aboard the International Space Station?
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 19 2014 4:58 PM Steubenville Gets the Lifetime Treatment (And a Cheerleader Erupts Into Flames)
  Slate Plus
Tv Club
Sept. 21 2014 1:15 PM The Slate Doctor Who Podcast: Episode 5  A spoiler-filled discussion of "Time Heist."
Sept. 21 2014 9:00 PM Attractive People Being Funny While Doing Amusing and Sometimes Romantic Things Don’t dismiss it. Friends was a truly great show.
Future Tense
Sept. 21 2014 11:38 PM “Welcome to the War of Tomorrow” How Futurama’s writers depicted asymmetrical warfare.
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 22 2014 5:30 AM MAVEN Arrives at Mars
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.