A.J. McCarthy
A.J. McCarthy

A.J. McCarthy is a Slate Video blogger.

Over There
March 4 2015 11:06 AM“Violence Against Women Is the Foreigners’ Fault”What happens to Afghan women when the U.S. military pulls out?
Over There
March 2 2015 1:52 PM“They’re Freebasing the Crystal Meth of Purpose”Why the pull of war is so strong for soldiers (and journalists) in combat zones.
Video
Feb. 19 2015 8:00 AMTop of the WorldWatch the first-ever BASE jump from Mount Kilimanjaro.
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Feb. 13 2015 4:05 PMCliffhanger What it looks like to climb Niagara Falls when it’s frozen. 
Moneybox
Jan. 28 2015 7:45 PMAn Austrian TV Network Went Full Terminator in This (Amazing) Super Bowl Promo
Sports Nut
Jan. 23 2015 6:33 PMEmbrace the HateThe five stages of Patriots fans’ Ballghazi grief.
Video
Jan. 20 2015 4:27 PMThis Is How You Introduce a Starting Lineup on MLK DayWith a full choir.
Video
Jan. 12 2015 7:48 PMEt Tu, Totti? Francesco Totti's on-field selfie celebration.  
Brow Beat
Dec. 23 2014 4:31 PMThe Whole Gang Is Back in the First Trailer for the Entourage Movie
Video
Dec. 16 2014 2:43 PMHi MomTwo partisan brothers get an unexpected call live on C-SPAN.
Video
Dec. 10 2014 5:31 PMNot-So-Deep Impact Slow-motion raindrops hitting sand look a lot like asteroids hitting Earth. 
Future Tense
Dec. 5 2014 7:59 PM"Numa Numa," the Original Viral Video, Turns 10. It's Still Amazing.
Video
Nov. 20 2014 11:25 AMTearing Apart a Plane, Wing-to-WingThe amazing maintenance process of a commercial airliner.
Video
Nov. 14 2014 4:04 PMThe Moving, Troubling Sainsbury’s Christmas Ad Is it ever OK to make a commercial about war? 
Video
Nov. 12 2014 11:57 AM“He’s Got It! He’s Got It!”Barefooted fan makes an incredible grab at a cricket match.
Over There
March 3 2015 11:06 AMDeliveranceThe small town in Georgia offering to exorcise PTSD sufferers.
Wild Things
Feb. 20 2015 4:33 PMRed Pandas Have Way More Fun In The Snow Than You Do
Video
Feb. 18 2015 3:35 PMFireworks by DroneA view just as cool as it sounds.
Video
Feb. 10 2015 1:51 PMRugby Is ComingWatch BBC Sport’s Game of Thrones-inspired Six Nations intro.
Future Tense
Jan. 27 2015 11:00 AMWatch GIF-iti Artist INSA Create the World’s Largest GIF
Video
Jan. 22 2015 5:25 PMCricketing Toughness Personified By a seagull. 
Video
Jan. 15 2015 5:29 PMShanghai Days A bird’s-eye view of one of the world’s most interesting cities. 
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Jan. 11 2015 1:39 PMDefinitely Look DownWatch three extreme athletes BASE Jump off of Moab’s Fisher Towers.
Future Tense
Dec. 17 2014 3:44 PMWatch Neil deGrasse Tyson Discuss “Badass” Stephen Hawking
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Dec. 13 2014 9:00 AMCody Townsend, Couloir KillerThe best ski line of 2014 is truly incredible.
Video
Dec. 9 2014 6:21 PM“Monster,” Unpacked Inside the absurd hiking pack in Wild
Wild Things
Nov. 24 2014 4:48 PMThis Video of a Rare Black Seadevil Will Haunt Your Dreams
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Nov. 18 2014 5:41 PMGreat Scott!Is that Tony Hawk riding a hoverboard?
Brow Beat
Nov. 13 2014 5:21 PMThat’s Right, Iceman: Top Gun and Battlestar Galactica Go Together Beautifully
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Nov. 7 2014 5:30 PMHarvard Students Take a 1964 Literacy Test  It doesn’t go well. 

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