Aisha Harris
Aisha Harris Aisha Harris

Aisha Harris is a Slate staff writer.

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July 30 2015 8:02 AMWhy Are Movie Trailers Using So Many Creepy Pop Covers? A Music Director Explains.
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July 28 2015 3:56 PMKey & Peele Imagines What It’d Be Like if We Obsessed Over Teachers the Way We Do Athletes
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July 22 2015 1:27 PMWhy Nicki Minaj Was Right to Criticize MTV—and Taylor Swift 
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July 21 2015 3:41 PMWhy White People Should Not Watch the MTV Documentary White People
Working
July 19 2015 2:02 AMThe “How Does a Matchmaker Work?” EditionIn an age of online dating, Danielle Selber finds love connections the old-fashioned way for Jewish singles in Philadelphia.
Video
July 17 2015 1:09 PMHas Any Teen Movie Reworked a Literary Classic Better Than Clueless?As if!
Working
July 12 2015 2:06 AMThe “How Does a Medical Resident Work?” EditionSlate culture writer Aisha Harris talks to a Boston-based physician about death, dermatology, and the 80-hour workweek.
Brow Beat
July 9 2015 9:02 AMPremiere: Joshua Oppenheimer on Why He Made a Companion Film to The Act of Killing
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July 8 2015 2:21 PMThe Dissolve Is Folding. Here Are Its Best Movie Reviews and Essays.
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July 7 2015 8:02 AMMeet the Hair and Makeup Team Behind Key & Peele’s Scene-Stealing, Wacky Looks
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July 1 2015 8:32 AMForget “Pony”: Real-Life Male Strippers Reveal the Songs That Make Women Go Crazy
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June 24 2015 10:44 AMThe Science Behind Inside Out’s Imaginary Friend: A Child Psychologist Evaluates Bing Bong
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June 22 2015 2:39 PMJanet Jackson’s First Single in Five Years Is a Welcome Throwback to Her Velvet Rope Days
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June 18 2015 12:50 PMA Striking Video Essay Shows How Tim Burton Draws From German Expressionism
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June 15 2015 12:28 PMJohn Oliver Had Helen Mirren Read the CIA Torture Report So We’d All Stop Ignoring It
Working
July 28 2015 6:08 PMHow Does a Club Doorman Work?Read what Slate culture writer Aisha Harris asked a New York City front of house manager about nightlife, table service, guest lists, and celebrity clientele.
Working
July 26 2015 2:05 AMThe “How Does a Club Doorman Work?” EditionTo manage the rope line, guest list, and celebrity clientele at a New York venue, it helps to be something of a socialite—and to know when to call security.
Working
July 21 2015 3:48 PMHow Does a Matchmaker Work?Read what Slate culture writer Aisha Harris asked a Philadelphia-based matchmaker about finding love connections the old-fashioned way in the age of online dating.
Working
July 20 2015 4:56 PMHow Does a Medical Resident Work?Read what new Working host Aisha Harris asked a Boston-based physician about death, dermatology, and the 80-hour workweek. 
Brow Beat
July 17 2015 4:58 PMThis Video Analysis of Looney Tunes Characters Will Make You Think About Them Differently
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July 14 2015 5:03 PMThis Catchy Tribute to Jon Stewart Remixes Decades-Worth of Daily Show Footage
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July 10 2015 11:42 AMOmar Sharif, Star of Lawrence of Arabia and Doctor Zhivago, Is Dead at 83
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July 8 2015 2:37 PMThe Goosebumps Movie Will Basically Be Jumanji Meets Ghostbusters
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July 7 2015 6:01 PMWatch Jim Carrey Fall Down Over and Over—and Over—Again
Screening Room
July 3 2015 7:26 AMSuch a TeaseWhen it comes to the female gaze, the original Magic Mike leaves a lot to be desired. 
Politics
June 26 2015 7:00 PMObama Gets RealThe president finally speaks honestly about racism.
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June 24 2015 8:02 AMA Brilliant Video Series Shows Just How Few Words Are Spoken by People of Color in Movies
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June 19 2015 3:07 PMLarry Wilmore’s Takedown of Fox News’ Charleston Coverage Was Exactly What We Needed
Culturebox
June 17 2015 1:51 PMThe Black GeekHow Dope reimagines a persistent cultural stereotype. 
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June 10 2015 2:50 PMEthan Hawke and Emma Watson Battle Satan (Maybe) in the Trailer for Regression

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