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March 10 2016 5:47 AMThe Jody GrindThe secret history of my name.
March 8 2016 1:07 PMThe Internet’s Most WantedA kitschy, satisfying new series uses the tools of TV true crime to illustrate online abuse.
March 6 2016 11:17 PMThe Walking Dead PodcastJoin our members-only TV Club to listen to spoiler-filled discussion of Episode 12.
Feb. 25 2016 12:21 PMThe Revenant Is TerribleAlmost as terrible as the fact it’s going to win Best Picture!
Feb. 22 2016 5:46 AMThe Big Short Is Adam McKay’s Second-Best FilmHis greatest achievement remains Step Brothers.
Feb. 19 2016 5:47 PMThe Life of Pablo Is an Attack on the Very Idea of the AlbumHas Kanye West turned against his once-favorite art form?
Feb. 17 2016 3:56 PMThe Shadowhunters vs. the Dark-HuntersA lawsuit between two best-selling authors involves fantasy, romance, charges of plagiarism, and fan fiction gone mainstream.
Feb. 14 2016 10:05 PMThe Downton Abbey PodcastJoin our members-only TV Club to listen to a spoiler-filled discussion of Episode 7.
Feb. 11 2016 5:34 AMThe Gospel According to YeezusThe complete “rants” of Kanye West’s 2013 tour.
Feb. 2 2016 9:30 AMThe Curious Case of the Self-Loathing Lit-Fic Book TrailerThe art of self-deprecation meets the business of publishing.
Jan. 21 2016 6:25 PMHow Meteorologists Are Feeling Right NowTired, and giddy.
Jan. 15 2016 9:30 AMThe Emotional Manipulations of Making a MurdererWeeks after finishing it, I’ve found myself enraged by this series for reasons I didn’t anticipate.
Jan. 13 2016 10:00 AMThe Mesmerizing Power of Helen MirrenShe couldn’t sing, but she was still perfect as the intimidating, sardonic rock star of my 1975 play, Teeth ’n’ Smiles.
Jan. 8 2016 4:21 PMWhat Happened at Slate This Week?Marie Kondo isn’t a tedious fad, Tristram Shandy isn’t a short book, and everything’s more complicated than you think. 
Dec. 31 2015 11:38 AMOur Favorite Reads of 2015Slate writers and editors pick their favorite stories from around the Web.
March 9 2016 4:59 PMMarcia, Marcia, Marcia ClarkThe former prosecutor discusses the latest episode of The People v. O.J. Simpson and her problems with the show’s source material.
March 6 2016 11:22 PMThe Downton Abbey PodcastA spoiler-filled discussion of the series finale.
Feb. 28 2016 11:01 PMThe Walking Dead PodcastJoin our members-only TV Club to listen to spoiler-filled discussion of Episode 11.
Feb. 25 2016 5:21 AMIn Defense of Small TalkIt’s not shallow, boring, or offensive. It’s a crucial social lubricant as valuable as wine or laughter.
Feb. 21 2016 10:02 PMThe Walking Dead PodcastJoin our members-only TV Club to listen to spoiler-filled discussion of Episode 10.
Feb. 19 2016 5:58 AMDecoding “Eleanor Rigby”The Beatles’ most enigmatic, operatic song. 
Feb. 14 2016 10:34 PMThe Walking Dead PodcastJoin our members-only TV Club to listen to spoiler-filled discussion of the midseason premiere.    
Feb. 12 2016 5:53 AMThe Dip, the Foot Pop, and the Selfie SmoochHow pop-culture kisses have changed since the days of the silent movie.
Feb. 4 2016 9:30 AMConducting BusinessOrchestras must fight to stay relevant in 2016. But is hiring a youthful maestro enough? 
Jan. 27 2016 5:30 AMWhat Errol Morris Thinks of Making a MurdererThe master documentarian on our true-crime fascination and the lessons of The Thin Blue Line.
Jan. 21 2016 12:34 PMA Conversation With Pete WellsThe New York Times’ restaurant critic on puncturing pretension in fine dining, the rise of foodie-ism, and why nothing tastes better than Oreos.
Jan. 14 2016 3:25 PM“I Just Want to Be As Flexible As Air, As Light”Oscar nominee Charlotte Rampling on giving herself over completely.
Jan. 11 2016 7:38 AMThe Downton Abbey PodcastJoin our members-only TV Club to listen to a spoiler-filled discussion of Episode 2.
Jan. 7 2016 4:45 PMThe Reading ListStories we liked from around the Web for the week of Jan. 4.
Dec. 25 2015 11:33 AMWhat Happened at Slate This Week?I read somber things and I read festive things.

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