Ben Paynter
Ben Paynter

Ben Paynter is a writer in Kansas City.

Culturebox
May 31 2013 12:19 PMWhy Are Indian Kids So Good at Spelling?Because they have their own minor-league spelling bee circuit.
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Feb. 27 2015 9:30 AM What Happened at Slate This Week? Josh Keating read about making music in the Anthropocene and journeyed into the heart of coding darkness.