Amanda Hess
Amanda Hess Amanda Hess

Amanda Hess is a David Carr fellow at the New York Times. Follow her on Twitter.

Dec. 11 2015 12:26 PMSwedes Are Introverted and Cynical, and So Are Their Christmas TraditionsTheir version of Santa Claus will kill you if you don’t leave his porridge out.
Aug. 11 2015 10:00 AM“I Knew I Was This Outsider Swooping Into a Really Intimate Community”Amanda Hess on the challenges of reporting on suicide intervention and social media.
Behind the Scenes
July 8 2015 1:18 PMSweet Dreams Are Made of ThisDo recurring dreams mean anything? Slate staffers discuss.
Behind the Scenes
June 1 2015 12:28 PMSlate Gets ResultsWe Googled ourselves. It wasn’t the first time. It won’t be the last. 
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May 18 2015 10:30 AMAre Comment Sections Worth It?It takes a lot of moderation to keep the troll population at bay. 
Slate Picks
Aug. 1 2014 12:18 PMWhat Happened at Slate This Week?Staff writer Amanda Hess shares the stories that impressed and intrigued her.
Dec. 4 2015 11:03 AMWhat Happened at Slate This Week?Why I can’t stop listening to Adele, and what I’m reading about the senseless violence in Paris, Colorado, and San Bernardino. 
July 30 2015 10:50 AMShorts WarsAmanda Hess and Troy Patterson chat about rising hemlines, trend pieces, and men’s short shorts.   
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July 6 2015 6:10 PM"I Feel Particularly Bad About That Last One"When using friends and family to make an argument feels right, and when it feels wrong.
May 26 2015 11:07 AMThat’s All She WroteWhy I left ladyblogging.
Behind the Scenes
Feb. 13 2015 2:37 PMSlate Remembers David CarrThe Times media reporter had an outsize influence in the lives and careers of many Slate staffers.