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The Census Case Will Define the Roberts Court

In Tuesday‘s oral arguments, the Constitution was missing in action.

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Facebook Just Hired the Co-Author of the Patriot Act and An Advocate Who Helped Fight It

The company is lining up players who can hit a home run no matter who‘s pitching.

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This Nonprofit Wants to Offer Political Campaigns Free Protection From Hackers. Here‘s the Catch.

A logical FEC proposal-with one potentially fatal flaw.

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Hanif Abdurraqib Offers a Final Tribute to Phife Dawg, the Heart of A Tribe Called Quest

The verbal jabs, the sense of abandon, the vibes and stuff, and most importantly, the constant battle to prove and assert yourself.

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What It‘s Like to DM With Russian Hackers

Google Translate helps.

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Trevor Noah Weighs Elizabeth Warren‘s Policies Against Pete Buttigieg‘s Charm

Pete Buttigeig seems like the kid who never studied and got good grades anyway.

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Raising Kids in Germany Is Wildly Cheap. Just Look at What This Family With Twins Spends in a Week.

With a low cost of living and state subsidies, a lot of their 167,000 yearly income remains disposable.

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Here‘s What‘s Disappearing From Netflix in May

This is your last chance to stream Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, West Side Story, The Dirty Dozen, and 8 Mile.

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Trump‘s Fed Pick Stephen Moore: Critics Are ‘Pulling a Kavanaugh Against Me‘

Moore has come under scrutiny for derogatory columns about women.

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Homecoming Anchors Beychella in Black History

The Slate Culture Gabfest also discusses The Twilight Zone and the Mueller report as literature.

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One of the Most Incredible Buzzer-Beaters in NBA History Happened Tuesday and It Is Going to Inspire a Lot of Future Airballs

Damian Lillard: Wow! Nice job! Other players: Don‘t even think about trying this.

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What a Married Mom With a Joint Income of 167,000 Spends on Her Twins During a Week in Germany

‘We just have so much more disposable income.‘

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How Evolution Has Wired Us for Good

Evolutionary arguments often emphasize humans‘ ability to inflict violence. Nicholas Christakis argues that our biological history has wired us for good.

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Dear Prudence Podcast: Help! My Sister Thinks She‘s a Genius Because of an Online Quiz.

And now she blames our mother for not fostering her ‘potential.‘

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Dear Care and Feeding: My 20-Year-Old Just Takes Our Money and Refuses to Get a Summer Job

Parenting advice on adult children, family drama, and an exmother-in-law.

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Why Parents Panic Way Too Much Over Kids Who Learn to Walk Late

If your child doesn‘t walk until 17 months, is she doomed to be picked last on the kickball team? (No.)

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Charged: Criminogenic

Listen to Episode 2 of Emily Bazelon‘s new podcast on gun prosecution.

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Supreme Court Justices Consider the Latest Republican Power Grab: the U.S. Census

Will the Supreme Court let the Trump administration break the census?

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The Daily Show‘s Roy Wood Jr. Has the Only MCU Recap You Need

‘Where is Captain Belgium?‘

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You Can‘t Watch Avengers: Endgame Yet, But Here Are Some Endgames You Can Watch

What else are you gonna do?

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Trump Hauls Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey to the Oval Office, Wants to Know Why He Doesn‘t Have More Twitter Followers

The president suggests Twitter try using "flying water tankers" to help solve the problem. Or any problem really.

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What‘s Fact and What‘s Fiction in Fosse/Verdon Episode 3

Did Verdon really have a shotgun wedding? Did she really become a sensation so suddenly she didn‘t even have time to get dressed? We break it all down.

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The Never-Ending CNN Town Hall

Is a five-hour town hall really preferable to not breaking debate rules?

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Saudi Arabia Carries Out Mass Execution of 37 People in a Single Day

The Saudis have been emboldened by President Trump‘s aggressive stance on Iran.

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