Republicans could get killed in the midterms if he’s confirmed—and if he’s not.
Aline Brosh McKenna on What It Takes to Run a TV Show
They routinely just don’t return her for days or weeks.
Find out with this week’s news quiz.
The House With a Clock in Its Walls is a gateway horror movie for kids.
Jim Newell and Josh Voorhees
The prospect of a hearing without Christine Blasey Ford is a trap, and Democrats are walking into it.
If you value our work, help us keep producing it.
What’s worth your time
For four days, I watched the greatest golfer of all time try to sweat his way to victory. I wanted it as much as he did.
How it’s changing us
A new study finds that suspected hoax and propaganda sites have been getting less engagement on Facebook since the 2016 election—and getting more on Twitter.
An honest guide to modern life
Every time we fight, we’re replaying an old argument that’s rooted in our drastically different political views.
Where the money goes
What really matters
Slate relies on advertising to support our journalism. If you value our work, please disable your ad blocker.
By joining Slate Plus you support our work and get exclusive content. And you'll never see this message again.