Curses! The warmth and good cheer of the Thanksgiving holiday is apparently too much for our favorite witches ... despite their penchant for a skin-crackling fire. There is no new episode this week. However, in lieu of our regular discussion of the queerness of AHS, delightfully queer Internet personality Mike Diamond is here with a highly measured and informative midseason recap. Feast on it!
TODAY IN SLATE
Forget Oculus Rift
This $25 cardboard box turns your phone into an incredibly fun virtual reality experience.
Republicans Want the Government to Listen to the American Public on Ebola. That’s a Horrible Idea.
The 2014 Kansas City Royals Show the Value of Building a Mediocre Baseball Team
The GOP Won’t Win Any Black Votes With Its New “Willie Horton” Ad
Sleater-Kinney Was Once America’s Best Rock Band
Can it be again?