John Boehner Called Cruz a “Miserable” S.O.B. Last Night—and That Wasn’t Even the Worst Thing He Said About Him
Killer Robots? Lost Jobs? The threats that artificial intelligence researchers actually worry about.
These Norwegian Architects Make Chalk Drawings of Future Projects in Their Office Parking Lot
Prince May Have Been the Greatest Guitarist Since Hendrix, and That Shouldn’t Seem Like a Surprise
Inside Amy Schumer’s New Season Is the One Thing You’d Never Expect From Amy Schumer: Politically Correct
I Won’t Be Your Father Figure My boyfriend raised my twins but won’t let them call him “Dad.”
The Quiet American Paul Manafort made a career out of stealthily reinventing the world’s nastiest tyrants as noble defenders of freedom. Getting Donald Trump elected will be a cinch.
Carly Fiorina Sings During Veep Announcement Because This Election Is Actually a Season on HBO
On Anniversary of Freddie Gray’s Death, Plainclothes Baltimore Cops Shoot 13-Year-Old Who Was Carrying a Fake Gun
The National Emergency We Call Donald Trump Slate’s Jacob Weisberg joins us to share favorite moments from the first month of Trumpcast.
What It’s Like to Be a Dog Walker Read what a professional dog walker told Slate’s Working podcast about his workday and why he loves the job.
Supreme Court Dispatches
The “Everybody Does It” Defense The Supreme Court might let Bob McDonnell off the hook because it can’t even define political corruption anymore.
The Angle: Disbelief Won’t Save You Now Edition Slate’s daily newsletter on Twitter’s troubles, naked saunas, and processing the realness that is Trump.
What the Maryland Democratic Senate Race Was Really About A progressive Democrat lost to an establishment darling, but it had nothing to do with ideology.
Trump’s “Major Foreign Policy Address” Was a Pseudo-Event Staged to Sucker the Media Did it work?
Twitter Is a Flightless Bird It might never take off like investors expected. But it shouldn’t have to go extinct.
Unfortunately, You Can’t Have a Lemur as a Pet It seems like it would be the best, but it would actually be the worst.
A Mess of Contradictions Donald Trump’s foreign policy speech was even worse than his usual incoherent rambling.
This Video of Animals Singing Pixies’ “Where Is My Mind?” Is Actually an Impressive Feat of Editing
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