DoubleX Gabfest: The Butch Goddess Edition
Listen to Slate’s show about the campus rape story that shut down UVA’s frats.
The Startup Factory
Looking at Silicon Valley’s new model of entrepreneurship.
Algorithms Can Ruin Lives
An excerpt from Luke Dormehl’s The Formula.
A List of Hillary Clinton’s Demands to Accept $300,000 for a University Speech
Why Don’t We Eat Turkey Eggs?
Protests in Ferguson Dwindle as More Than 150 Detained in California
Dear Prudence: Mother Who Can’t Tell the Truth
My mother-in-law said she was going to England but stayed in a nearby hotel and bought fake souvenirs.
Your Thanksgiving Turkey Is Really a Dinosaur
What, besides humans, ate dinosaurs? Sharks!
The Unbearable Whiteness of White Meat
Dark meat is better. Why don't we love it more?
Being Thankful for Saturn
The Honest Trailer That Proves Love Actually Is a Hollow, Horrible Holiday Classic
Wilson’s Lawyers Say He Kept Quiet Before Grand Jury Decision to Keep Story Consistent
The XX Factor
A Guide to Talking to Your Relatives About Cosby, Consent, and Other Women's Issues in the News
Looted Ferguson Bakery Gets $170,000 in Crowdfunded Donations to Rebuild
The Creepiest Parade Balloons You've Ever Seen
Now Announcing Thanksgiving
The annual celebration of big balloons requires an even bigger voice. Meet Les Marshak.
The Justice Department’s Next Move
Darren Wilson is a small fish. DOJ should go after the whole pond.
The Rolls You Should Be Making on Thanksgiving Are a Cross Between Biscuits and Bread
Prosecutors in Ferguson violated our right to an open criminal justice system.
FAA Reports That Drones and Airplanes Keep Coming Close to Colliding
My 3-year-old son stole my iPhone and took some unflattering pictures of me. Am I a dad joke incarnate?
Cleveland Cop Took Seconds To Decide To Kill 12-Year-Old Tamir Rice
A New Folio Hath Been Discovered That May Change Our Understanding of Shakespeare Forever
Shares of Taser International Spike After Ferguson Unrest
Cruising Through Ferguson
I went for a ride in Lala’s car—the unofficial symbol of a protest movement.
Species Worth Saving
Why we should be thankful for the red-cockaded woodpecker.
Is Russia Bankrolling France’s Far Right?
Be a Decent Human Being and Don’t Go Shopping on Thanksgiving
Are There Alternative Theories to the Crime on Serial? We Discuss What the Podcast Hasn’t.
Cryptic Kryptos Clue
A new hint for solving the CIA’s mysterious sculpture puzzle.
Bill Cosby Shows Why No Topics Should Be Off-Limits for Comedians
Gun-Sensor Technology Could Make It Easier to Hold Cops Accountable for Shootings
Stop the Parade!
Should we be wasting our dwindling supply of helium on floating cartoon characters?
The Holidays Can Be a Lonely Time for LGBTQ People
Amalfi’s Abandoned, Overgrown Flour Mills
Kanye West and Sam Smith Sound Beautiful Together
How to Buy a New iPhone for Someone on an Old Phone Plan
Turkey Day in Dallas
How the Cowboys ruined Thanksgiving.
Obama’s Thanksgiving Amnesty
Will the president’s turkey pardon start a wave of unauthorized poultry immigration?
The HRC’s Southern Gay Rights Strategy Is Condescending and Counterproductive