Journey to the Center of the Donkey By David Weigel | Posted Saturday, March 17, 2012, at 3:19 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. If 5 p.m. ET rolls around and you want -- nay, need -- to discuss a great book about politics, click on over to FireDogLake. I'm hosting a discussion on Ari Berman's Herding Donkeys.