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Slate: The Undercover Economist

Our Hosts Flock to “Alpine Shepherd Boy,” Episode 5 of Better Call Saul

<p><strong>Listen to Episode 5 of Slate TV Club’s <em>Better Call Saul</em> podcast:</strong></p>

One Condiment to Rule Them All

<p><strong>Listen to Episode 206 of <em>Slate</em>’s The Gist:</strong></p>

You’re Paying Too Much for Wireless

<p>The average American mobile phone bill amounts to well over $1,000 a year. That’s more than home Internet and basic cable combined.</p>

Command, Control, Delete

<p>When most of us get inundated with emails from foreign countries, we rely on our spam filter. It turns out Hillary Clinton created an entire separate email account.&nbsp;On Monday, the...

The Clinton Curse

<p>On Monday night, the <em>New York Times</em> dropped a bomb: As secretary of state, Hillary Clinton <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2015/03/03/us/politics/hillary-clintons-u...

Netanyahu’s Deadly Gambit

<p>Benjamin Netanyahu’s <a href="http://www.vox.com/2015/3/3/8142825/netanyahu-speech-congress-transcript-read">speech</a> before Congress on Tuesday was a disturbing spectacle:...

“Please Do Not Downvote Anyone Who’s Asked for Help”

<p>There is a Reddit forum called <a href="http://www.reddit.com/r/SuicideWatch/">SuicideWatch</a> that feels a little bit like a digital version of those telephone crisis hotline...

Netanyahu Just Did Obama a Big Favor

<p>Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu did President Obama an enormous favor Tuesday. Given the opportunity, on perhaps the world’s biggest political stage, to articulate the best pos...

Chile’s “Lava Fountain”

<p>Villarrica, one of Chile’s most active volcanos, forced the evacuation of roughly 3,000 residents in surrounding towns overnight—and it produced some of the most stunning eruption foot...

The Gross Hypocrisy of Benjamin Netanyahu

<p>Benjamin Netanyahu says his speech against President Obama’s Iran policy, delivered on the floor of Congress, shouldn’t be taken as an affront. “<a href="http://www.pmo.gov.il/Eng...