Editors of Slate

Slate (www.slate.com) is a daily online magazine that offers fresh angles on stories in the news and innovative entertainment coverage, all with their signature wit and irreverence. With more than 6 million readers a month, Slate is one of the leading magazines on the web.

Chris Wilson is a reporter at Slate Magazine, where he covers politics, business and technology and contributes to the Explainer column. Wilson has previously worked at U.S. News & World Report, Congressional Quarterly, and the Washingtonian. He is a graduate of the University of Virginia, where he was the editor of the Cavalier Daily, and currently lives in Washington, D.C.

Books by this Author

Whether you are a Baractogenarian (an Obama supporter over the age of twenty) or an Obombre (a Spanish-speaking male who supports Obama), you'll cherish this indispensable guide to one of the greatest Obomenons in American politics.

On a fateful night in Boston, Barack Obama took the stage at the Democratic National Convention and introduced himself to America. At the top of the agenda: that funny assemblage of b's and a's that he called a name. His parents, he said,...