The Size Matters Edition Slate Money on Verizon buying Yahoo, CEO salaries, and the economy of digital advertising.
America the Terrible Why Donald Trump’s pessimistic worldview resonates with Republican voters in 2016.
The Angle: Model for Biff Edition Slate’s daily newsletter on the Democrats and the black church, the fight for paid leave, and Hillary’s “we” message.
The Best Burns on Donald Trump at the DNC “I've built a business and I didn't start it with a million-dollar check from my father.”
Kanye West’s “Wolves” Video Features Kim Kardashian, Vic Mensa, Sia, and Some Very Stylish Crying
The Little-Known Story of Sabotage in New York Harbor July 30 marks the centenary of a major terrorist attack on the United States. Never heard of it?
What’s It Like to Interview President Obama One-on-One? John Dickerson walks us through an hour with the president.
“I Believe in Science” Should Not Be a Showstopper The reaction to Hillary’s great line shows us just how terrifying this election is.
Harmless Secrets Relax. There’s no reason to worry about the intelligence briefings Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are about to get.
Best of Slate Podcasts
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She’s With Us The fundamental choice in this election is between Trump’s “I” and Hillary’s “We.”
What Can Pizza Tell Us About Ourselves? Probably nothing. But delivery-based data sure was amusing.
Live at Politics & Prose
Twenty Years Tracking Trump New Yorker writer Mark Singer discusses his profile of the GOP candidate, Trump and Me, with Jane Mayer.
Why Renewable Power Can Still Be Wasteful Because we’ve incentivized its production—but not the infrastructure to transport it.
The Honest Trailer for the Bourne Trilogy Explains Why All These Movies Feel So Eerily Similar
The XX Factor
A Q-and-A With the 91-Year-Old Who Made 1995’s “Someday, a Woman Will Be President” T-Shirt