Torie Bosch
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Torie Bosch is the editor of Future Tense, a project of Slate, New America, and Arizona State that looks at the implications of new technologies. 

Future Tense
Dec. 31 2018 5:50 AMThe Year in Future Tense FictionTwelve stories by award-winning sci-fi writers.
Aug. 7 2018 2:37 PMThe Donald Trump Election Brag TrackerHow long has it been since the president reminded us of his “massive landslide victory”?
Jan. 25 2018 9:34 AMGone GirlWhy I stay up late pondering the fates of people who’ve gone missing.
Jan. 16 2018 5:45 AMWhy I ElopedAnd you should, too.
Medical Examiner
Oct. 26 2017 4:59 PMIf Trump Wants to Understand the Opioid Epidemic, He Needs to Watch Some Reality TVThe president clearly doesn’t get it. Maybe watching Intervention could help.
Future Tense
March 2 2017 12:22 PMIn Defense of “Sent From My iPhone”
Feb. 21 2017 5:22 PMMorning Showers Are—and Should Remain—Our Last Media-Free Zone
The XX Factor
Oct. 27 2016 5:20 PMUPDATED: A Complete List of All the Sexual Assault Allegations Against Donald Trump
Future Tense
Feb. 25 2016 11:10 AMCan Genetic Engineering Stop Zika? A Future Tense Event Recap.
Slate Fare
Jan. 6 2016 6:50 AMIntroducing FuturographyOur new guide to the technologies that will define tomorrow.
Future Tense
Dec. 16 2015 4:22 PMThe Tyranny of Algorithms: A Future Tense Event Recap
Slate Plus
July 8 2015 11:54 AM“When You Do Something, It Will Follow You”Is the ability to erase your online past a good thing? Slate editors weigh in. 
The XX Factor
May 4 2015 1:46 PMLean In Isn’t Just About Professional Fulfillment. It’s Also About Worst-Case Scenarios.
April 23 2015 3:34 PMTab Roulette!Slate’s business and tech writers share what they’re reading, whether they want to or not.
Brow Beat
April 9 2015 8:32 AMWhy Selina’s Daughter Is the Best Character on Veep
Nov. 16 2018 5:50 AMBeing Seventeen Magazine’s Teen Columnist Was a Dream GigI’m so sad the regular print edition is ending.
May 23 2018 1:00 PMThe Exquisite Shame of the Participation TrophyCritics say it gives kids a false sense of achievement. But kids aren’t idiots.
Medical Examiner
Jan. 16 2018 5:57 AMCommitting to “Committed”Two years after my mother’s suicide, I’m finally comfortable talking about it—on my own terms.
Dec. 7 2017 12:54 PMWild Animals Do Not Need to Be Saved From FiresSure, the video is cute. It’s also a terrible precedent, please stop sharing it.
Future Tense
July 13 2017 2:45 PMTrump the BenevolentHe wants praise for letting the Afghan girls’ robotics team into the United States. We shouldn’t give it to him.
Future Tense
Feb. 28 2017 10:36 AMWill the Internet Set Us Free? A Future Tense Event Recap.
Future Tense
Dec. 27 2016 5:45 AMWhen a Cat Crashes a Video Conference Call, Is It Charming or Irritating?
Future Tense
Oct. 7 2016 3:08 PMIsn’t It Time We Designed an Election for the 21st Century? A Future Tense Event Recap.
Brow Beat
Jan. 28 2016 1:49 PMThis 2014 Sci-Fi Novel Eerily Anticipated the Zika Crisis
Slate Archives
Dec. 18 2015 10:00 AMSlate Voice: “No Reason for the Season”Torie Bosch reads her piece on the joy of celebrating a godless Christmas.
Brow Beat
Aug. 26 2015 8:02 AMIt’s National Dog Day, So Let’s Pick Pop Culture’s Greatest Pooch
The XX Factor
May 5 2015 12:00 PMToday's Google Doodle Honors Trailblazing Journalist Nellie Bly (With an Assist from Karen O)
Brow Beat
April 30 2015 12:20 PMDon’t Be Turned Off by Scrotal Recall’s Awful Name. The New Netflix Comedy Is Delightful.
Future Tense
April 14 2015 1:20 PMThe Race to Mars and Back: A Future Tense Event Recap
The XX Factor
April 1 2015 12:32 PMMTV’s True Life Shows Slut-Shaming in Action, and It’s Nauseating