Alex Heimbach

Alex Heimbach is a freelance writer based in Brooklyn. You can follow her on Twitter.

Brow Beat
April 14 2014 4:41 PMHarry Potter Fans Made a MOOC for Hogwarts, and You Can Enroll Now
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May 14 2013 6:28 PMWhat’s Hitting Us in the Groin? A Comprehensive Analysis of America’s Funniest Home Videos
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April 30 2013 1:02 PMWhere Do I Start With Fleetwood Mac?
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April 12 2013 4:48 PMFake Gene Shalit Revives the Deliciously Bad Pun
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April 5 2013 3:55 PMFollow Friday: A Delightfully Bizarre Parody of Crime Shows
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March 26 2013 4:27 PMWhy Cersei Lannister Is the Most Fascinating Character on Game of Thrones
Cocktail Chatter
March 23 2013 7:45 AMGaybros, the Decline of Al Pacino, and How Not to Woo the GOPThe week’s most interesting Slate stories.
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Feb. 26 2013 4:46 PMWatch a Short Documentary About Patton Oswalt
Movies
Feb. 22 2013 5:59 PMWhen Box-Office Hits Get Nominated, Do Oscar Ratings Go Up?A detailed analysis, with charts.
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Feb. 15 2013 4:29 PMHarrison Ford Will Reportedly Return as Han Solo in New Star Wars
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Feb. 12 2013 12:32 PMHollywood’s Most Puzzling Promotional Tactic Yet
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Feb. 1 2013 4:31 PMWhat Is the Best First Issue of Any Magazine Ever?
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May 28 2013 11:28 AMWatch This Episode to Fall in Love With Friday Night Lights
Cocktail Chatter
May 11 2013 7:00 AMThe Cleveland Abductions, School Cheating Scandals, and Dogs, Dogs, DogsThe week’s most interesting Slate stories.
The XX Factor
April 25 2013 9:45 AMWhy Aren’t There More Woman Sci-Fi Writers?
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April 11 2013 1:02 PMWhen James Salter Wrote for People Magazine
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April 3 2013 12:21 PMLucy Knisley on Comics, Family, and Live Octopus
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March 26 2013 11:21 AMIs Sherlock Holmes in the Public Domain?
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March 15 2013 5:04 PMWatch an Evocative Video Essay About Breaking Bad
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Feb. 26 2013 12:17 PMWhat the Oscars’ Bond Montage Should Have Been
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Feb. 22 2013 1:45 PMThe Illinois Tourism Board Has a Weird Sense of Humor
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Feb. 12 2013 1:15 PMNew Postal Service Song Sounds Like Old Postal Service Songs
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Feb. 5 2013 5:46 PMWhat To Expect From the Third Bridget Jones Novel: Twitter and Parenting
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Jan. 30 2013 12:31 PMWhat 30 Rock Catchphrases Will Stand the Test of Time?