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Enough With the Red and GreenAdopt a new color scheme for this year’s holiday gifts and décor: black-and-white stripes!
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Cool ItTen fun and fashionable ways to stay chill when the summer heat starts to get to you.
Why Are Guys Afraid to Wear Speedos?American men need to get over their Freudian fear of showing off their junk.
Judge Denies Legal Personhood to Chimps—for Now LGBTQ cases show that rights are not defined by who exercised them in the past.
The Miracle of SolarCity Elon Musk’s Tesla and SpaceX are impressive. But the solar company he founded with his cousins could be transformational.
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What Happens When We Get It Wrong? Slate’s Corrections Czar Talks About Our Policy on Errors and Typos.
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