17 Cocktails for a Better BodyTone your butt and firm up your buzz with Slate's healthy drinking diet!
The Sherry CobblerIt’s the quintessential American beverage, and it’s what you should be day-drinking this summer.
What Is the Deal With Green Pants This Year?A perennial color for preps wends its way into the mainstream.
Hemisphere FactorIn the Stephen King adaptation Under the Dome, a small town gets stuck, uh, under a dome.
On Lid-FlippingWhen should a gentleman doff his hat? And on what date should he switch straw for felt?
The Anxiety of the Pickup Basketball Player at the Jump ShotPlus: How do I explain my past debauchery to nice girls?
I Got Monograms on My Shirts. Am I a Jerk?The Gentleman Scholar addresses your initial concerns.
The New Father’s Guide to Mother’s DayMother’s Day is stupid, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t do it right.
Didn’t Anyone Ever Teach You to Knock?The lost art of tapping on the bathroom door before entering.
The Best Mad Men Season YetThe series is no longer about American history. It’s about Don’s history. And it’s scary as hell.
The Unkindest Cut?Should a gentleman circumcise his little gentleman’s tiny gentleman?
The Guerrilla Skirmishes of the Sexual RevolutionFifty years ago this week, panty-seeking college boys lit the fuse on the 1960s.
Patrón SaintThe latest tequila news, analyzed with the help of a business book by a woman calling herself “The Widow Patrón.”
How Does a Gentleman Shake Hands With a Lady?Somewhere between the Hulk and a dead fish.
Disagree in Good Faith? Sonia Sotomayor pushes other Supreme Court justices past their comfort zones.
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The Great Writing Vs. Talking Debate Is it harder to be a good writer or a good talker?
Introducing Slate’s Marathon Time Predictor A better way to calculate how fast you’ll run.