When you got sucked into a Facebook debate with a stranger and your BFF "liked" every point you made.
Your life is far from over. I hope you believe that. And I hope you know that this guy who tried to destroy you is not even worth a second of your time.
He's going to sit on the floor with you and help you steady your breathing. He's going to hold you in his arms until you stop shaking and he's going to let you use his sleeves to mop up the mess of tears on your face.
Everything is coming up Le Mans for the forthcoming 2017 Ford GT supercar. Just a couple weeks ago, Ford returned to Le Mans to commemorate the 50th anniversary of it legendary 1-2-3 finish with the GT40. The return was a success as the reborn Ford GT won its class and, in fact, took a 1-2-4 finish. The car that won at Le Mans in 1966, chassis...
Laguna Seca's corkscrew isn't famous because everyone gets it right. The combination of corners—lovingly 8 and 8A—combines a hard left and hard right with little camber to help and a five-story drop to make it even harder. By the time you're done with turn 9, cars have dropped more than 100 feet. (Note: Turn 9 is no walk in the park...
Nick and Vanessa Lachey recently parted ways with their home of nine years and are ready to settle in a new space. The couple just dropped a steep $4.15 million on the 10,000-square-foot space formerly belonging to Mexican-American singer Jenni Rivera. The Lacheys snagged the English-inspired family mansion soon after listing their previous property. Show More Summary
You have to go back a long way in video game history to understand the appeal of the new Super Mario Bros edition of Monopoly from the team at USAopoly. In fact, it was 1983 when a game called Mario Bros was released for the Nintendo Entertainment System. Show More Summary
We always love when we see couples and photographers choosing adventurous landscapes for engagement shoots, and these sand dunes are truly the ultimate in desert beauty! Peri and Andrew knew they wanted an epic location for their e-sesh, so photographers Jonnie + Garrett brought the couple to their favorite sand dunes in California. Show More Summary
The best self-tanners for a non-streaky, non-orange summer glow.
That time Anthony Bourdain and Nigella Lawson had a pint together Anthony Bourdain celebrated his 60th birthday this past Saturday, and it looks like he's celebrating with a mini tour through Europe. Last week he was at the Hotel duShow More Summary
Why do couples drift apart and separate? There are the usual suspects -- fights over money, infidelity, differing views on parenting -- and then there are the problems no one really talks about. Below, marriage therapists share six of the most overlooked reasons couples get divorced -- and how to avoid them. 1. Show More Summary
Get pumped about this pomp and circumstance. All 64 graduates at Theater Arts Production Company High School are going to college. The graduating class of 2016 was also offered $5.5 million dollars in grants and scholarships that will...Show More Summary
You could argue that my taste in men is somewhat biased. I've always had affection for people out of my league. 1987 was the year I started daydreaming of famous gay men. My romantic obsession with Neil Tennant from the Pet Shop Boys scored me no points with my peers who were into more obvious... Continue reading
Recently, as my friend Jillian and I discussed our periods, we started griping about the cost of menstrual products. New York may be wising up to the unfairness of one gender spending at least $10 a month simply because they are female, but we aren't holding our breath for Mississippi to do... Continue reading
One Saturday afternoon, I lounged in bed, waiting for something to happen. I had recently left my job, a position that kept me occupied on weekends, and I didn't know what to do with myself. I've never been good with unstructured time.I had been messaging Fernando about possibly going to a... Continue reading
Mallory Ortberg, aka Dear Prudence, is online weekly to chat live with readers. An edited transcript of the chat is below. (Sign up below to get Dear Prudence delivered to your inbox each week. Read Prudie’s Slate columns here. SendShow More Summary
Every week, Mallory Ortberg answers additional questions from readers, just for Slate Plus members. Q. Rebuilding in-law relationships: I met my husband at the end of 2011. We married in 2014 but separated six months later due to infidelity on my part. Show More Summary
Being offered a free Lexus GS F for the weekend felt like being offered custody of the child of a distant relative who had just died. Of course I said yes, but deep down I wished it might just get lost before it ever got to me, because I have other things to do. Read more...
Top Gear remains one of the better explainers of what is so good and bad about modern cars. Few others even try to explain how something like a new Rolls Royce or Jaguar fits into our social context. So why can’t the show get old cars right? Read more...
I’m what you might call a “self-taught racer .” My first wheel-to-wheel racing experience was behind the wheel of a Mk III Jetta, made up to resemble a tiki hut. And while I’ve done hundreds of laps on some of America’s greatest racing circuits, it’s mostly been a trial by fire, and lately I noticed I wasn’t getting faster as much as I wanted. Show More Summary