Anna Weaver

Anna Weaver is a writer living in the Seattle area. She is originally from Kailua, Hawaii.

Food
May 20 2013 5:45 AMGive Spam a ChanceThe maligned meat deserves a better reputation.
Dispatches
June 27 2012 10:00 AMThe New King of HawaiiOracle CEO Larry Ellison is buying the island of Lanai. Locals wish Bill Gates had bought it instead.
Cocktail Chatter
April 28 2012 6:30 AMCreepy Political Ads, Feeding the World, and Your 10-Terabyte MindThe week’s most interesting Slate stories.
The XX Factor
April 16 2012 4:38 PMCohabitation: Is Shacking Up Bad for Relationships? 
Cocktail Chatter
April 7 2012 6:30 AMGrizzly Deaths, Settling for Romney, and Ditching the PennyThe week’s most interesting Slate stories.
The XX Factor
March 26 2012 4:13 PMMilitary Spouses Offer Support to Karilyn Bales
Cocktail Chatter
March 17 2012 6:32 AMThe Exoneration of Bennett Barbour, the Disappearance of _why, and the Audacity of MopeThe week’s most interesting Slate stories.
Brow Beat
March 1 2012 4:40 PMThe Most Underappreciated Character on Modern Family Is Also the Best
Cocktail Chatter
Feb. 18 2012 6:30 AMPosthumous Baptism, Project Narwhal, and Moderate Rick SantorumThe week’s most interesting Slate stories.
Map of the Week
Feb. 16 2012 5:20 PMMormons in AmericaWhere the country’s largest homegrown religion thrives—and where it doesn’t.
Cocktail Chatter
Feb. 4 2012 6:58 AMColbert  v. the Supreme Court, Redesigning the Keyboard, and the Coming Divorce BoomThe week’s most interesting Slate stories.
Brow Beat
Jan. 19 2012 3:42 PMWho’s Going to Help Us Cook Our Favorite Fatty Foods Now?
Drink
Sept. 27 2012 3:35 AMTo Arthur!Guinness has created a new Irish drinking holiday that is ridiculed yet widely celebrated.
Cocktail Chatter
May 5 2012 12:00 AMThe  Fox and the Farmer, Junior Seau’s Death, and the Snake EatersThe week’s most interesting Slate stories.
Cocktail Chatter
April 21 2012 6:30 AMPresidential Beards, Occupy Riverdale, and the Fading Glory of Editorial CartoonsThe week’s most interesting Slate stories.
Cocktail Chatter
April 14 2012 6:30 AMHBO's Girls, Instagram, and the Crisis in American WalkingThe week’s most interesting Slate stories.
Cocktail Chatter
March 31 2012 12:19 AMObamacare Goes to Court, Mormon Sealings, and Google’s Grand PlanThe week’s most interesting Slate stories.
Cocktail Chatter
March 24 2012 6:30 AMTrayvon Martin, The Hunger Games, and the Toulouse School ShootingsThe week’s most interesting Slate stories.
Cocktail Chatter
March 3 2012 12:12 AMAndrew Breitbart, Mormon Baptism, and Scary Fairy TalesThe week’s most interesting Slate stories.
Explainer
Feb. 22 2012 11:36 AMAsh Wednesday Do’s and Don'tsDo you have to keep the ashes on your face until bedtime? 
Brow Beat
Feb. 17 2012 6:28 PMWhat New Territory Is Left for The Simpsons? Our Complete Map.
Cocktail Chatter
Feb. 11 2012 6:45 AMSantorum vs. Gingrich, Komen vs. Planned Parenthood, and How Chipotle Is Like AppleThe week’s most interesting Slate stories.
Cocktail Chatter
Jan. 28 2012 6:45 AMAll Day Pajamas, Boisterous Debates, and Fixing the OscarsThe week’s most interesting Slate stories.
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Dec. 19 2014 4:15 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? Staff writer Lily Hay Newman shares what stories intrigued her at the magazine this week.