PHOENIX -- Today's eventual destination: Michigan. Plenty to do before that plane lifts off.
Mickey Kaus analyzes the essential pro-Obama nature of Americans Elect, which is sending out positive vibes about the former comptroller general -- feel the excitement!
Josh Rogin spins the sad story of our ambassador to the Bahamas -- the Bahamas! -- who, being a campaign donor and not a diplomat, managed to bungle everything.
Amanda Marcotte on concern trolling.
TODAY IN SLATE
Ben Bradlee Dead at 93
The legendary Washington Post editor presided over the paper’s Watergate coverage.
This Scene From All The President’s Men Captures Ben Bradlee’s Genius
Renée Zellweger’s New Face Is Too Real
Sleater-Kinney Was Once America’s Best Rock Band
Can it be again?
Whole Foods Is Desperate for Customers to Feel Warm and Fuzzy Again
I’m 25. I Have $250.03.
My doctors want me to freeze my eggs.
Forget Oculus Rift
This $25 cardboard box turns your phone into an incredibly fun virtual reality experience.