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These Two Phones Prove Apple Has Forced Samsung to Change its Game
Two Families, One Mortgage
Two sisters are considering merging households. That sounds like hell to Dear Prudence’s Emily Yoffe.
Intel Owes You $15 If Your Computer 14 Years Ago Had a Pentium 4 Processor
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The resignation of the Wolverines’ villainous athletic director is why we like college sports.
America’s campaign against ISIS has already lost its way.
The Melting Pot Is Broken
How slowing down immigration could help us build a more cohesive and humane society.
Everything You Need to Know About the Black Panther, Marvel’s New Lead Superhero
Law Enforcement Can Make You Unlock Devices With Your Fingerprint in Virginia
Are Starbucks Customers Over the Pumpkin Spice Latte?
Finally, a Drone That Saves Lives Rather Than Take Them
Alaska’s Republican governors find vicious ways to kill predators and mark their territory with the feds.
The XX Factor
Chelsea Handler Stands Up for Freed Nipples
The XX Factor
White Men Don't Catcall. They Harass In Other Ways.
This year’s scary election ads will destroy any lingering confidence in the judicial branch.
Here’s Everything We Know So Far About the Coen Brothers’ Next Movie
Great and Small
Stunning images from a microscopic art competition.
“We Are Here”
The new Museum of the History of Polish Jews is a testament to people everywhere who have fought to exist.
The Downside of School Police Using Pepper Spray on Kids
Virgin Galactic Spacecraft Crashes, Pilot Killed
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Pro: Reclaiming Abortion Rights, Katha Pollitt
Katha Pollitt discusses her new book at Politics & Prose.
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Two Lawsuits Allege Rape at the "Rapebait" Frat House
Maine Judge Sides With Science, Rejects State’s Attempt to Quarantine Kaci Hickox
The Next Mitt Romney
Even if Mitt never runs again, don’t worry. A number of Romney clones may be elected on Tuesday.
You, The Gabfest, and a Hotel Room
Win tickets to attend a taping of the Political Gabfest, live from David’s Chicago hotel room.
The Scariest Thing About Grimm Is Its Horrific Butchery of the German Language
The Self-Made Monster
Three full performances almost save the empty Nightcrawler.
This Gory New Music Video Is a Perfect Halloween Treat
How to Get Your $3 Burrito From Chipotle Today
These Stunning Paintings Were Created Using Fire and Feathers
Rocky Horror Is Surely Queer. But Is It Good for the Gays?
What Happened at Slate This Week?
Staff writer Alison Griswold shares what stories intrigued her at the magazine this week.
Great White North
Candidates running for office in America’s northern border states have one thing in common: fear of the southern border.
Unidentified Drones Keep Flying Over French Nuclear Plants
Every NBA Player’s Favorite Cliché
Roads & Kingdoms
To Live and Die in East London
As the city’s Muslim population soars, burial services are in growing demand. Meet the motley crew that ushers the dead to the afterlife.
It's Halloween. Time for a Chat With Harry Houdini's Ghost.
A Difficult Woman
Even as an HBO miniseries, Olive Kitteridge feels like a novel—in the best way.
Judge Orders Maine Nurse Kaci Hickox to Abide by CDC Recommendations
How to Scare People on Halloween
If you are a boy, dress up like Elsa.