The “How Does a Debate Moderator Work?” Edition
John Donvan of Intelligence Squared U.S. says a good debate starts with asking the right question.
How Four Very Different Directors Left Their Mark on the Mission: Impossible Franchise
Cecil the Lion’s Brother, Jericho, Also Killed by Illegal Hunter
“Protect Us Against Our Enemies”
The story of one Syrian fighter and why his capture is a major defeat for America’s war on ISIS.
Osama bin Laden’s Sister and Stepmother Killed in Mysterious U.K. Plane Crash
Kendrick Lamar Romps Around a Mansion in His Playful “For Free? (Interlude)” Music Video
SuperPacs Have Taken Over 2016 Campaign Fueled by Million-Dollar Donations
Legendary Wrestling Bad Boy “Rowdy” Roddy Piper Dies at 61
From Shengshan to Somerset, This Week in Pictures
When Can the “Pay What You Want” Model Succeed?
Exoplanets Will Air Next Week
The National Politics Edition
Law professor and author Zephyr Teachout joins the Slate Money crew to discuss money in campaigns, money in Puerto Rico, and money in Hillary’s speech.
“Uptown Funk” as Sung by the Movies Is a Masterpiece. (Don’t Believe Me, Just Watch.)
Not Fit to Lead
The Iran hearings have shown how the Republican Party can no longer be trusted with the presidency.
Help Us Diagram This Sentence by Donald Trump!
The Man Behind Cabin Boy Sails On
Comedy writer Adam Resnick on getting a Letterman internship, Death to Smoochy, and being your own worst enemy.
What is this car-sized underwater mass that startled divers off Turkey?
Here It Comes: Puerto Rico Is Headed for a Debt Default
Why It’s So Hard to Predict What Happens with Trump’s Supporters When He Drops Out
This Cover of Taylor Swift’s “Style” on the Harp Works Better Than You’d Expect
“Suppressed” 1991 Trump Film Released Online by Documentary Producer
Only Simba Can Avenge the Death of Cecil the Lion
Facebook Introduces the Drone It Wants to Use to Bring the Internet to Poor and Rural Areas
Carly Rae Jepsen’s New Single Is More Restrained Than “I Really Like You,” Just as Catchy
Actually, Republicans Don’t Need to Read the Iran Deal to Know They Don’t Like It
France Wants EU's Right to Be Forgotten to Apply in Global Search Results
Pinterest Just Unveiled an Ambitious Plan to Tackle Silicon Valley's Diversity Problem
The XX Factor
Mad Men Auction: At Last, Something Beautiful You Can Truly Own
LeBron James Steals the Show All Over Again in the Outtakes From Trainwreck
The XX Factor
In Pregnancy Announcement, Zuckerberg Opens Up About Couple’s Past Miscarriages
Housing in San Francisco Is So Expensive, This Guy Is Now Renting Out Shipping Containers
Lea DeLaria Is the Butchest, Dykiest Jazz Singer Ever to Record an Album of Bowie Covers
How Sacramento’s New Trailblazing Assistant Coach Nancy Lieberman Thinks About Coaching Men in the NBA
It Took Facebook Seven Years to Be Worth $50 Billion. Uber Needed Just Five.
Tiger Orange Proves That a Porn Star Can Carry a Feature Film
Georgia Sends Kids With Disabilities and Behavior Problems to Special Schools. That’s Segregation.
Judge Denies Legal Personhood to Chimps—for Now
LGBTQ cases show that rights are not defined by who exercised them in the past.
The XX Factor
Donald Trump Said It’s “Disgusting” to Pump Milk in Front of Colleagues. So We Found A Lady Who Did.
Why Donald Trump may play the choir boy in next week’s GOP debate.
Hillary Wants to Make Cuba a Campaign Issue. That’s Smart.