Commercial Airplane Carrying 239 Goes Missing En Route to Beijing
When Will the True Detective Finale Be Up on HBO Go?
Resurrection Is Based on The Returned, but Not the One You Think
CPAC 2014: Prison Reform and the Resurrection of Bernie Kerik
How Republicans talk when they are arguing about their own disagreements.
Proof the Academy Has Always Been In Love With Itself
The XX Factor
Giving Up Something For Lent? Shhh.
President Obama has bungled his negotiations with Vladimir Putin.
Is Don Draper Going to Die? Reading the Mad Men Tea Leaves.
Google's Eric Schmidt Has Ideas About How to Solve Income Inequality
Did You Invent Bitcoin?
Take our simple quiz to find out whether you are the mysterious Satoshi Nakamoto.
CPAC 2014, in Out-of-Context Photos
Former U.S. Ambassador to Russia: Putin’s Eurasian Dream Is Dead
Hear an Exclusive New Song From Ana Tijoux
It's Surprisingly Easy to Make a Cryptocurrency
How Gay Issues Could Save the French Left From an Embarrassing Electoral Defeat
Slatest PM: Russia Threatens to Shut Off Ukraine's Gas
The Yellow King Unveiled! Five Theories, in the Style of True Detective Magazine.
Is Wes Anderson's Gorgeous Nostalgia Trip a Journey Worth Taking? Four Critics Discuss.
The Audio Book Club
The Audio Book Club Live in Seattle!
Dan, Hanna, and Hugh Howey on Slaughterhouse-Five and the legacy of Kurt Vonnegut.
The Sochi Paralympics Could Be the Political Showdown the Olympics Were Supposed to Be
“We Are Going to Reform the Whole System”
An interview with Chile’s incoming president, Michelle Bachelet.
Why CPAC Isn’t As Grassroots As You Think
The American Conservative Union’s annual conference takes big, big sums from the gun, oil, and cigarette industry.
Watch President Obama Meet His Professional Doppelganger
Here’s What John Oliver’s New Show Will Be Like
CPAC2014: Mitch McConnell’s Challenger Does Six Interviews in Five Yards
The Edgy Optimist
Missing Persons Report
Our obsession with the unemployment rate obscures more telling indicators about the economy.
“Coming From the Hip-Hop Culture, It’s Important to Be Fresh at All Times”
The man behind the best (or worst) lawyer commercial ever made speaks out.
Dominique Ansel’s New Cookie Cups Are Probably Not the New Cronut
Judge Clears Path for Beer-Delivery Drones—Almost
The XX Factor
Are You Team JLaw or Team Lupita? A Roundtable Conversation.
The Beauty, Violence, and Sheer Skill of Stanley Kubrick
Live at Politics & Prose
Danah Boyd discusses her new book at Politics & Prose.
Bad News, Creeps: "Upskirting" Is No Longer Legal in Massachusetts
The “Do I Look Stoned?” Gabfest
Listen to Slate's show about the crisis in Ukraine, decriminalizing marijuana, and revising the SAT.
Does Opposing Gay Marriage Make You A Bigot? No.
Play Wes Anderson Bingo—Special Grand Budapest Hotel Edition!
The Voice of the Poets
The life and work of an audiobook narrator.
Roads & Kingdoms
Hong Kong’s Guerrilla Gardeners
Hong Kongers are finding inventive ways to grow sweet potatoes, mangoes, and other edible goodies in an urban jungle.
The Schoolyard Fight
Michelle Rhee’s new organization is giving millions to support conservative candidates in dozens of states.