Noreen, you left out Christine O'Donnell's best line. She ended on: "God bless you. Now let's party." Now, if that isn't just a perfect summary of her campaign. Her whole life, in fact.
What Happened at Slate This Week? Josh Keating read about making music in the Anthropocene and journeyed into the heart of coding darkness.
This Essay Was Due 25 Years Ago The role of shame in Tess of the D’Urbervilles, and the force of shame in my life.