Last night, Jimmy Fallon continued his strong opening week as the new host of The Tonight Show with a remarkably well-executed mashup of NBC Nightly News host Brian Williams “rapping” The Sugarhill Gang classic “Rapper's Delight.”
Roads & Kingdoms
Soccer and Tear Gas An amateur team in Turkish Kurdistan competes against a backdrop of police violence and a moribund peace process.
What Happened at Slate This Week? Josh Keating read about making music in the Anthropocene and journeyed into the heart of coding darkness.
Big Doctor Is Watching How your fitness tracker could increase your health insurance costs someday.