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Steve Mnuchin Is Doing His Part to Sabotage the Biden Administration on His Way Out the Door

The Treasury secretary is kicking the crutches out from under the economy before it‘s ready.

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Dear Care and Feeding: My Crush Is in 11th Grade; I‘m in Eighth. Can We Date?

Parenting advice on dating age gaps, hygiene troubles, and mitten mutiny.

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Obama Had a Remarkable Grasp of Complexity and Ambiguity. Is That Good for a President?

On foreign policy, Obama‘s memoir reveals a president fully aware of many of his shortcomings, and ambivalent about many of his accomplishments.

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The Case for Prosecuting and Not Prosecuting Trump

What happens if Biden doesn‘t?

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Dear Care and Feeding: My Crush Is in 11th Grade; I‘m in 8th. Can We Date?

Parenting advice on dating age gaps, hygiene troubles, and mitten mutiny.

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Obama‘s Memoir Is a Chance to Finally See Our Sanest President

Critical responses to Barack Obama‘s memoir suggest less what‘s in the book than what we‘ve always wanted from him.

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Trump Judges Block Laws Banning LGBTQ ‘Conversion Therapy‘ for Minors

The perverse 21 decision ignored a mountain of evidence that ‘conversion therapy‘ harms children.

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The Dallas Cowboys Lead the NFL in Potential Superspreader Events

The health and safety of fans is in the hands of people who are financially incentivized to ignore the health and safety of fans.

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What‘s Fact and What‘s Fiction in Steve McQueen‘s Mangrove

The director did his research on the groundbreaking British trial. But did the protesters against racist policing really carry a pig‘s head?

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Trump Is No Longer the Problem. His Army of Followers Is.

It goes from the people who go to MAGA rallies all the way up to Lindsey Graham and Mitch McConnell.

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A Mysterious Obama Biography Was Selling Like Crazy on Amazon. Did a Human Write It?

Every now and then a tiny glitch appears in the prose, like the third leg hiding in a heavily photoshopped magazine cover.

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Why Right Now Is the Perfect Time to Delete Instagram

At least do it before Thanksgiving.

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Making Room for Messy Bisexuals on Screen

Why Shiva Baby‘s chaotic protagonist is a step forward for bi representation on screen.

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New York Investigations Into Trump Have Reportedly Expanded to Cover Millions in Questionable Tax Write-Offs

Trump took 26 million in tax write-offs for fees paid to undisclosed consultants, including his daughter Ivanka.

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Biden Wins Georgia Again.

A hand recount of 5 million votes confirms the election result.

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Help! My Ex-Wife Wants Me to Take Custody of Her Girlfriend‘s Daughter.

If I don‘t, I can‘t have full custody of my own daughter.

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Think You‘re Smarter Than a Slate Associate Editor? Find Out With This Week‘s News Quiz.

Test your knowledge of this week‘s big stories.

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How Wells Fargo Used Its Western Stagecoaches as a Shield

When scandal surfaced, the historic American bank‘s preoccupation with its past helped keep it in denial about its present.

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Make Life in the Kitchen a Lot Easier

Useful and delightful cooking gifts.

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Streaming Needs to Pay Artists More-but There‘s an Idea From China That Could Help

Artists can sell more than just their music on major platforms-and they can put out a tip jar, too.

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Inside Biden‘s COVID Team

One of the president-elect‘s coronavirus advisors says Trump‘s refusal to concede is costing lives.

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Trump‘s Lost Cause

The president is all-in on a strategy of nullifying entire cities‘ worth of Black votes. It‘s worked before.

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Now Streaming: The Kids Are Asleep, With Special GuestEunique Jones Gibson

A pandemic live show on the importance of not traveling during the holidays.

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Theoretically, What Kind of Hair Dye Would Melt Down Your Face When You‘re Sweating?

‘The hair journey that these guys are on is definitely a wild one.‘

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