A.J. McCarthy

A.J. McCarthy is a Slate video blogger.

Future Tense
July 30 2014 5:52 PMAccording to This Ridiculous Ad, a Silenced Shotgun Is the Best Weapon for Drone Hunting
Future Tense
July 24 2014 4:01 PMCowabunga, Dude! Pizza Hut is Making a Real-Life Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Pizza Thrower
Over There
July 23 2014 10:51 AMFinding the Real T. E. LawrenceOne author did it the old-fashioned way.
Over There
July 21 2014 4:38 PMLawrence of Arabia, the Man What the movie gets right and wrong about the enigmatic antihero. 
Video
July 7 2014 2:22 PMMalcolm Gladwell, Meet Amazon's VP of FulfillmentThe sitdown every Hachette writer wants to have. 
Future Tense
June 25 2014 4:29 PMThis Video of North Atlantic Air Traffic Is Shockingly Beautiful 
The Spot
June 24 2014 9:41 AMIn Defense of Italy: Why You Should Love the Most-Hated Team in the World
Future Tense
June 20 2014 12:02 PMThe Full-Body Suit That Will Tell Paralympians When They're Hurt
The Slatest
June 19 2014 12:02 PMPeruvian Woman Not Happy Her Husband Got Drunk and Decided to Fight a Bull (Video)
Over There
June 13 2014 12:14 PMThe Tragic Lives of Damascus ProstitutesFor many women, it’s the only way to survive. 
Over There
June 11 2014 11:01 AMThe Unthinkable Scale of the Syrian Refugee CrisisJordan’s fourth largest city is a refugee camp. Lebanon’s population is a quarter refugee.  
Over There
June 10 2014 12:25 PMHow to Turn a Small Protest Into a Civil WarThe moment Assad’s Syria changed forever. 
Over There
June 6 2014 1:40 PM“Cairo Writes, Beirut Publishes, and Baghdad Reads”The fallen culture of Iraq and the legacy of the U.S. invasion.
Future Tense
June 3 2014 4:10 PMThe Trailer for the New Mortal Kombat Is Out, and It Looks Sort of ... Eh
Wild Things
May 30 2014 4:29 PMWild Siberian Tiger Caught on Video in China
Over There
July 25 2014 2:11 PMWhat It's Like to Report in Conflict Zones TodayMore risk, less money—but just as important.
Over There
July 24 2014 11:00 AMThe Trauma of T. E. LawrenceHis well-known "melancholia" was likely a case of PTSD.
Over There
July 22 2014 10:55 AMThe Disappearing Borders of the Middle EastThey were drawn incorrectly in the first place.
Science
July 16 2014 12:30 PMThe Magnified View of a Rotifer in the Fight of Its Life As featured in Nikon's Small World in Motion competition.
The Slatest
July 3 2014 6:57 PMRIP Louis Zamperini; Olympian and Subject of Unbroken Dies at 97
Sports Nut
June 24 2014 3:26 PMCleveland's Plan to Win Back LeBron JamesThis is owner Dan Gilbert's "dare to be great" situation.
The Spot
June 20 2014 7:06 PMOne Video to Clear Up Your Offside Confusion for Good
Brow Beat
June 19 2014 12:56 PMIf The Goonies Really Does Get a Sequel, This Is What It Must Include
The Spot
June 13 2014 5:13 PMThis World Cup Commercial Featuring the Chilean Miners Will Give You Chills
The Slatest
June 12 2014 4:44 PMWatch George H.W. Bush Celebrate His 90th Birthday by Falling 10,000 Feet
The Slatest
June 10 2014 3:54 PMWatch the Stirring Attack on Washington's NFL Franchise That Will Air During the NBA Finals
Over There
June 9 2014 10:51 AMWhat It’s Like to Be 50 Yards Away From an Exploding Car BombFirst silence, then chaos.
Over There
June 5 2014 2:45 PMWatching Richard III With Bashar al-AssadNot long ago, the Syrian dictator was a darling of the West.
Video
June 3 2014 12:19 PMA Huge Solar Flare, Up CloseCourtesy of NASA's new solar observatory.
The Spot
May 30 2014 1:32 PMThe World Cup in Super Slow Motion

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