Having previously avoided the "Sandy Hook truther" story like a communicable disease, I bowed to its new virality and explained why the gun lobby's constant warnings of a coming Gunpocalypse make trutherism totally understandable.
The Myths of Katrina Ten years after the storm, falsehood about warnings, violence, and recovery persist. Here’s the truth.
What Happened at Slate This Week? International affairs writer Joshua Keating on what to read to understand the apparently permanent slowdown of the Chinese economy.