Encore: Prosperity By David Weigel | Posted Friday, Nov. 4, 2011, at 8:41 PM Tweet MYSLATE Save this story. Follow all Blog articles. Follow the Weigel blog. Follow stories by David Weigel. MySlate is a new tool that lets you track your favorite parts of Slate. You can follow authors and sections, track comment threads you're interested in, and more. Some backend site change-ups slowed down posting a bit today, but if we all stick together, we can get past the emotional trauma. As rotten as things get, there's always this cause for optimism. Storming AFP. Spare us the Santorum surge.