Charles Barron lost in Brooklyn's congressional primary yesterday not because of his stance on Israel or his lack of money, but because he's just not a very good politician.
Despite a concerted effort by the Romney campaign, the Washington Post will not retract its Bain Capital outsourcing story.
You can't blame the Romney campaign for trying: the Bain attacks are clearly working.
Kids, the elderly, and minorities will be those most affected if the Supreme Court tosses out the Affordable Care Act tomorrow.
The Congressional Black Caucus will walk off the House floor tomorrow to protest the contempt votes against Attorney General Eric Holder.
And Chuck Norris is accusing the Obama White House of conducting a behind-the-scenes campaign to bring gays and lesbians into the Boy Scouts.
TODAY IN SLATE
Meet the New Bosses
How the Republicans would run the Senate.
The Government Is Giving Millions of Dollars in Electric-Car Subsidies to the Wrong Drivers
Scotland Is Just the Beginning. Expect More Political Earthquakes in Europe.
Cheez-Its. Ritz. Triscuits.
Why all cracker names sound alike.
Friends Was the Last Purely Pleasurable Sitcom
This Whimsical Driverless Car Imagines Transportation in 2059
- Protesters Take to the Streets to Sound Alarm on Climate Change in New York, Across the World
- Knife-Carrying White House Jumper is Vet who Feared “Atmosphere Was Collapsing”
- North Korea: American Sentenced to Hard Labor Wanted to Become “Second Snowden”
- Almost One in Four Americans Support Idea of Splitting From the Union
Did America Get Fat by Drinking Diet Soda?
A high-profile study points the finger at artificial sweeteners.