All Women Are Spies A menial office worker gets wrapped up in espionage in Kate Atkinson’s new novel.
Where Are the Data Brokers? A Senate hearing on privacy is missing a representative from an industry that, incredibly, remains under the radar.
Help! Is My Couchsurfing Sister Using Us to Make a Fortune on Airbnb? Read what Prudie had to say in Part 2 of this week’s live chat.
In The Good Place Season 3, God Is a Helicopter Parent The brilliant NBC sitcom reinvents itself again, but the struggle remains the same.
Mourning at the Magic Kingdom Right after my father’s funeral, I took my family to Disney World. It turned out to be the right place for me to grieve.
The Great Seal Is Undone, the Sevenfold Door Has Been Opened, and the Time of the Philadelphia Flyers’ New Mascot, Gritty, Has Come at Last!
That’s the First Straw Ban-the-straw advocate Dune Ives wants to get rid of lots of plastics, not just the one in your iced tea.
Kavanaugh Denies Sexual Misconduct Allegations in Fox News Interview, Says Remained a Virgin Through College
We Didn’t Call It Rape I know what happened at prep school parties in the 1980s. The Brett Kavanaugh and Mark Judge allegations are upsettingly familiar.
Jane Mayer Has Been Reporting Alongside Ronan Farrow. So Why Isn’t She Getting Branded as a Hero of #MeToo?
The Angle: Resignation Confusion Edition Slate’s daily newsletter on #WhyIDidntReport, the doppelganger, and the Rosenstein mess.
Bill Cosby Should Have to Register as Sex Offender, Prosecutors Argue in Sentencing Hearing
Hang Up And Listen
Hang Up and Listen: The Tiger! Edition Slate’s sports podcast on Tiger Woods, Lee Jenkins’ new job, and 14 Back.
Help! My Husband Just Learned His Family’s Biggest Secret Through a DNA Test. Read what Prudie had to say in Part 1 of this week’s live chat.
The Good Fight
The Rosenstein Line The deputy attorney general is keeping his job for now, but our democratic institutions aren’t looking so healthy.
Bolton Says U.S. Will Keep Troops in Syria As Long As Iran Does. That’s Going to Be a Long While.
Noel Francisco Can’t Be Trusted Meet the unethical Trump loyalist who’ll oversee the Mueller probe if Rod Rosenstein is ousted.
How SiriusXM’s Purchase of Pandora Could Change the Balance of Power in the Music Industry
Showdown Over Iran The stage is set for a dramatic confrontation at this year’s U.N. General Assembly.
The Times, in Tattling on Rod Rosenstein for Being Suspicious of Trump, Left Out That Everyone Else Was Suspicious of Him Too
Romantic Links In the era of TomKat and Brangelina, sites like WhosDatedWho were the web’s most useful celebrity-relationship resource. The internet moved on—but they’re still here.
Rosenstein Scheduled to Meet Trump at White House on Thursday After Frenzy of Resignation Rumors
Trump Says Kavanaugh Sexual Misconduct Allegations Are “Totally Political” and “I Am With Him All the Way”