WHY THE USMNT COULDN'T GO ANY FURTHER

The end result was a good but not stellar tournament from the Americans.

AN INTERVIEW WITH THE MAN WHOSE HAND IS NETFLIX'S LATEST BREAKOUT STAR

The Romanian magician who brought Thing to life tells all.

 
 
 

THIS FRANCE TEAM WAS SUPPOSED TO BE CURSED. THEY SURE DON'T LOOK THAT WAY

World Cup winners tend to sink in the next one-but Les Bleus are threatening to repeat.

BALLS ARE TALKING IN THIS YEAR'S WORLD CUP. WHO'S LISTENING?

Plus, stories from the recent past of Future Tense.

 
 
 

HOW DEMOCRATS GOT SAME-SEX MARRIAGE RIGHTS ACROSS THE FINISH LINE

Chuck Schumer can take a victory lap.

THE TALE OF TWO BOBS

Slate Money talks about Disney's CEO swap, shrinkflation and SBF's media tour.

 
 
 

THE CHRISTIAN RIGHT'S NEW LEGAL STRATEGY AGAINST SAME SEX MARRIAGE

Wedding websites for me but not for thee.

NETFLIX'S LADY CHATTERLEY'S LOVER IS STEAMY, BUT IT LEAVES OUT THE MOST SCANDALOUS PART

D.H. Lawrence's novel was so explicit it got banned for decades. Is the movie afraid to take it so far?

 
 
 

MY SON PROTESTED A HORRIBLE SCHOOL TRADITION IN PRECISELY THE WRONG WAY

Parenting advice on protests gone wrong, awful aunts, and oversharing moms.

NO ONE CAN BEAR THE SPECTACLE OF KANYE WEST

And yet no one can turn away, either.

 
 
 

WHAT ABOUT ALL THE OTHER NAZIS ON TWITTER, ELON?

Musk made the right move here-but it also happens to be another manifestation of his flailing governing style.

THE FACIAL-EXPRESSION SCANDAL THAT BLEW MINDS ACROSS THE ATLANTIC

Turn my what upside down?

 
 
 

EVERYONE JUDGES ME FOR BEING A TROPHY WIFE

They say our relationship is unfair.

THE U.S. KNOWS EXACTLY WHAT IT NEEDS TO DO TO BEAT THE NETHERLANDS

The game is a favorable matchup for both teams in different ways.

 
 
 

IS MARJORIE TAYLOR GREENE PIVOTING AWAY FROM JEWISH SPACE LASERS?

The erstwhile enthusiast for every conspiracy theory in the world is suddenly talking to reporters about the importance of moderation.

ARE MALE SOCCER PLAYERS WEARING SPORTS BRAS NOW, OR WHAT?

It's all about data collection in an optimized sports world.

 
 
 

FINALLY, AN A.I. CHATBOT THAT RELIABLY PASSES “THE NAZI TEST”

OpenAI's new ChatGPT is scary-good, crazy-fun, and-so far-not particularly evil.

THE HUGE FIGHT BEHIND THOSE POP-UP FUNDRAISING BANNERS ON WIKIPEDIA

For many of Wikipedia's most dedicated contributors, this year's proposed banner ads presented something like a moral crisis.

 
 
 

WHAT HAPPENS TO THE SHARED HOUSE CHORES WHEN YOUR PARTNER IS BATTLING DEPRESSION?

Talking depression and dirty laundry with guest Lisa McIntire.

THE 10 BEST BOOKS OF 2022

According to Slate's book critic.

 
 
 



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