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Slate: The Undercover Economist

It’s Time for Legalized Prostitution

<p>Whom is it safe to hate? One of the reasons the cause of same-sex civil marriage has gained so much ground in recent years is that it is no longer socially acceptable to hold gay couples i...

Stuntman Jumps off of a Roof, Films It With a GoPro

<p>As someone who gets a tad nervous while enjoying beverages too close to the edge of my apartment's rooftop, I could barely watch the video above. It features professional stuntman Ethan Sw...

Listen to Our July Music Roundup

<p><strong><em>Slate</em></strong>’s <a href="http://www.slate.com/blogs/browbeat.html">Brow Beat</a> team covers the latest pop music daily, from <a ...

The Honorable Woman

<p>Depending on whether you like your fictional television programs to resonate with real-world events or provide escape from them, <em>The Honorable Woman </em>either has very go...

12 Signs It’s Time to Get Out of Gaza

<p>More than three weeks ago, responding to rocket fire from Gaza, Israel launched a <a href="http://www.timesofisrael.com/as-israel-grapples-with-homegrown-killers-violence-continues/">...

Are We Already in a Mass Extinction Event? &nbsp;

<p>A new analysis published in <a href="http://www.sciencemag.org/content/345/6195/401.full"><em>Science</em></a> traces how “defaunation”—the decline of species...

Why Psychologists’ Food Fight Matters

<p>Psychologists are up in arms over, of all things, the editorial process that led to the recent publication of a <a href="http://www.psycontent.com/content/l67413865317/?p=1dd5ebc505f949...

Could the U.S. Become a Tax Haven?

<p>If tax dodging were an Olympic sport, corporate America would be a front-runner for the gold. The latest reminder comes thanks to the furor in Washington over “inversions,” tricky mane...

Guardians of the Galaxy

<p>James Gunn’s<em> <strong>Guardians of the Galaxy</strong></em> represents a new wing of subspecialization for Marvel Studios. Rather than deliver another update o...

Mom and Dad Are Fighting: The “Slate Staff Call-In Question Extravaganza” Edition

<p><strong>Listen to Mom and Dad Are Fighting by clicking the arrow on the audio player below:</strong></p>