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Today's Google Doodle Honors Trailblazing Journalist Nellie Bly (With an Assist from Karen O)
Slate Voice: “No Reason for the Season”Torie Bosch reads her piece on the joy of celebrating a godless Christmas.
What Happened at Slate This Week?Slate’s Future Tense editor shares her favorite reads of the week. Plus, a sneak peek of next week’s most exciting thing!
Leave Cupid Alone, You SnobsI'm not a brainwashed moron for sincerely loving Valentine's Day.
“When You Do Something, It Will Follow You”Is the ability to erase your online past a good thing? Slate editors weigh in.
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Lean In Isn’t Just About Professional Fulfillment. It’s Also About Worst-Case Scenarios.
Tab Roulette!Slate’s business and tech writers share what they’re reading, whether they want to or not.
Slate Voice: “Leave Cupid Alone, You Snobs”Listen to Torie Bosch read her piece about why it’s OK to love Valentine’s Day.
Demons Are RealA horror movie goes behind the scenes on an Intervention-like reality show.
The Best New Sci-Fi Novels for Discussing Cutting-Edge TechnologiesWhat’s on Slate editor Torie Bosch’s bookshelf?
Why the RNC’s Loyalty Pledge Was a Huge Mistake The GOP just made its “Donald Trump problem” even worse.
Hang Up And Listen
The You Get a Trophy Just for Listening Bonus Segment The wimpiest sports podcast in America defends your right to get a participation trophy.
This North Carolina City Offers Ultra-Fast Internet As an Alternative to the Usual Options
Goodell’s Long Fall Why the NFL commissioner’s latest disaster might actually be his undoing.
A Record Number of Retirements Turned the U.S. Open’s First Round Into a Joke. It Can’t Happen Again.