Last week, we challenged you to name 16 recent Billboard hits after hearing just the first second of each one. But what if your pop music knowledge goes back to a simpler time, a time of compact discs and and grunge, a time when MTV still occasionally played music videos?
Let’s go back to that time. Can you guess these ’90s hits by their first second?
TODAY IN SLATE
More Than Scottish Pride
Scotland’s referendum isn’t about nationalism. It’s about a system that failed, and a new generation looking to take a chance on itself.
What Charles Barkley Gets Wrong About Corporal Punishment and Black Culture
Why Greenland’s “Dark Snow” Should Worry You
Three Talented Actresses in Three Terrible New Shows
Why Do Some People See the Virgin Mary in Grilled Cheese?
The science that explains the human need to find meaning in coincidences.
Happy Constitution Day!
Too bad it’s almost certainly unconstitutional.