Jacob Weisberg tackles the differences and similarities between the Tea Party and the Occupiers; I bracket this with a new splash page for all of Slate's Occupy coverage, and with this chart.
Click through to enjoy it. Or, watch the livestream as protesters clash with cops today.
TODAY IN SLATE
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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.