The Vault is Slate's history blog. Like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter @slatevault, and find us on Tumblr. Find out more about what this space is all about here. By 1938, when this map was printed, college football was in its seventh...Show More Summary
Stockholm’s Kissey will be releasing an EP on April 28th called The Awakening (KISSKISS). Now based in New York City, Kissey is hoping to unleash his music to more people than ever before, and you’ll find out more by checking out the video made for “Distortion”.
The Vault is Slate's history blog. Like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter @slatevault, and find us on Tumblr. Find out more about what this space is all about here. Closed, the leather outer case of this 17 th -century traveling library looks like an oversized book. Show More Summary
If there’s one thing people find annoying about classical music anoraks, it’s our passion for vintage recordings. ‘Listen to that ravishing rubato,’ we gush, as an elderly soprano swoops and… Read more The post His remastered voice appeared first on The Spectator.
Americans find Canadians fascinating in many ways, and even though our neighbors to the north are way more like us than many ‘Mericans would like to admit we're fascinated by the differences in our cultures. We have an undeniable fascination...Show More Summary
Death is never final on Supernatural. Bobby Singer may be deceased, but this week he's back to help out Sam one more time from Heaven. As if that wasn't enough, this episode also features two potential paths to finding a cure for the Mark of Cain, although one involves God or Lucifer and the other involves a new enemy who only wants to cure Dean to kill him.
A special immigration task force will unveil at tonight's City Council meeting a report of 27 strategies it thinks will make Charlotte a friendlier city for all immigrants. Among those recommendations is a municipal ID card.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
The Vault is Slate's history blog. Like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter @slatevault, and find us on Tumblr. Find out more about what this space is all about here. The best early-modern European picture of a hippopotamus comes from the hand of the celebrated Baroque painter Pieter Paul Rubens. Show More Summary
After our readers so enthusiastically took to the idea of listing the best classic PC games of all time, I wanted to pull out the alphabetical directory in order to make it easy for everyone to find their favorite games. Read more.....
Today has been something of a nightmare for those of us attempting to sort through the April Fools’ Day jokes to find something resembling news, but it might have all been worth it for the video we’re about to show you. READ MORE: AShow More Summary
You can find this street art, but only if you embark on a quest. [ more › ]
Here's a much more fun way to take a trip to the Internet's past than you might find on other sites today: a brand new Strong Bad Email! Strong Bad is truly moving into the modern Internet with the first Strong Bad Email in almost six years being on YouTube, but you can still watch it on the original site for old times' sake.
Find the balance your busy life demands with these tips from YourTango. Although today's woman has more information than ever about how to live a happy, healthy life, frankly, it can be a little overwhelming to try and keep track of it all. Show More Summary
A new poll from the Public Religion Research Institute finds that millennials are more accepting of homosexuality than they are of casual hookups reports The Washington Post. The poll asked millennials, between the ages of 18 to 34, their views...
Web/iOS/Android: Out to Eat with Kids is a new mobile app that helps you find deals on meals for children at restaurants near you. Read more...
Those who serve our country get some good benefits at tax time. Find out more about them.
With more than a million apps out there and more launching every day, it can be tough to keep track of them all. Luckily, we've collected the best apps of the past month so you can find something new to try out. There's a new app from...Show More Summary
The Vault is Slate's history blog. Like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter @slatevault, and find us on Tumblr. Find out more about what this space is all about here. Quaker printer Samuel Wood, active in New York in the early 19thShow More Summary
Escaping your bubble and ditching your comfort zone can help you find what you’re really passionate about in life, but it can also make you realize you really do love what you’re doing already. Read more...
Producing the daily news is a challenge in any medium, and when you’re dealing with live television, the complications are endless. How do TV news stations find their stories and decide what’s worth covering? Read more...