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10/30/2008 at 2:00 p.m.
Matt Bai and Patricia J. Williams Argue Over Religion in Government and Homeowners’ Role in the Financial Crisis
'New York Times Magazine' writer Matt Bai and 'The Nation' columnist Patricia J. Williams argue over what an Obama presidency might mean for the judiciary and abortion, the current role of religion in government, and whether homeowners aren't partly to blame for the financial crisis.
10/21/2008 at 4:21 p.m.
Dahlia Lithwick and Ayelet Waldman on Michelle Bachmann and Why They’re So Worried About Voter Suppression
Today, Slate's Dahlia Lithwick and author Ayelet Waldman discuss Michelle Bachmann's anti-Obama blunder, the discouraging fight against incipient voter suppression, and George W. Bush's one enduring, “raging success.”
9/26/2008 at 10:00 a.m.
Bedbug Law Emerges As Hot New Field in Vermin-Infested New York
In the criminal justice system, bloodsucking is considered especially heinous.
By Jessica Pressler
9/9/2008 at 1:40 p.m.
Susan Molinari to Join Bracewell & Giuliani
The former Staten Island representative will be helping Rudy’s firm on government affairs.
By Chris Rovzar
8/22/2008 at 2:45 p.m.
Fire Up Your Silk Screen: Mickey Mouse Might Be in the Public Domain
Disney, of course, doesn't think this is nearly as hilarious as we do.
By Dan Kois
7/10/2008 at 12:05 p.m.
Horizon Strategy’s John Devaney Says He Is ‘Bleeding, Personally’ After Loss of Hedge Fund
Clearly, he doesn't know Daily Intel's golden rule. That and more, in our daily roundup of need-to-know news from the fields of finance, media, law, and real estate.
6/9/2008 at 4:30 p.m.
Spin-Class Shouter Will Not Be Silenced
Stuart Sugarman continues his fight against "spin rage."
6/9/2008 at 10:30 a.m.
Did Paris Hilton’s PR Firm Give Lawyer the Tabloid Treatment?
property lawyer Jeremy Pitcock claims his ex-employer's flashy PR firm made a little "inappropriate behavior" charge sound like he was caught driving a hooker around backward in a car seat, or something.
6/2/2008 at 4:30 p.m.
Melvyn Weiss Heads to Club Fed
Which is maybe not as plush as we thought!
5/12/2008 at 12:30 p.m.
‘Playboy’ Profits: Going Down?
Plus, '02138' graduates to a new publisher, Bush goes online, and Skadden makes big bucks — all in our daily industry roundup.
5/5/2008 at 12:00 p.m.
Murdoch Won't Go Any Higher on ‘Newsday’ Bid
Also, Microsoft gives up on Yahoo, Berkshire Hathaway's profits tank briefly, and Buzz Bissinger apologizes to Will Leitch, all in our daily industry roundup.
5/2/2008 at 9:00 a.m.
Bloomberg, Baby, You've Got a Real Problem on Your Hands
A slew of other women join the class-action suit against Bloomberg LP for discrimination of female employees.
4/29/2008 at 2:30 p.m.
Jerry Springer Not Good Enough for Whiny Law Students
Apparently the talk-show host is not classy enough to address the future document reviewers of our nation's enormous law firms.
4/28/2008 at 10:15 a.m.
Justice Antonin Scalia Is Severus Snape
The parallels were there all along, even before we heard Scalia basically admit to the synchronicity between his life and "greasy git" Snape's.
4/24/2008 at 12:00 p.m.
Zuckerman, Sulzberger, and the News Corp. Board Weigh In on Murdoch's ‘Newsday’ Bid
Once again, the Aussie media mogul is all over our daily industry roundup.
4/22/2008 at 12:30 p.m.
Les Moonves Has Bigger Fish to Fry Than Katie Couric
He's got to deal with Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman, who the 'Post' says is out for Moonves's neck.
4/16/2008 at 12:22 p.m.
Good-bye ‘Real Housewives of New York,’ Hello ‘Real Housewives of New Jersey’!
Not enough 'Times' newsroom workers are taking the buyouts, BlackBerrys are outlawed at a law firm, and Ikea is finally arriving.
4/11/2008 at 12:00 p.m.
George Soros: You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet
Publishing musical chairs, bad news on the economy front, and gripes about law-school rankings — all in our daily roundup.
4/10/2008 at 12:45 p.m.
Lehman Liquidates Three Funds to the Tune of $1 Billion
What's going on with Microsoft, Yahoo, Google, and the News. Corp — as well as the Willets Point Stadium, 'Us Weekly,' and Wall Street. Read our daily roundup.
4/9/2008 at 12:10 p.m.
Private Equity Switches to the Full-Court Press
Plus, what's going on at 'Portfolio,' why you'll be hearing more from Perez Hilton, and where the Beatrice Inn is headed next.