Ben Wasserstein

Ben Wasserstein is an associate editor at New York magazine.

July 24 2002 12:24 PMMalt Me!Are premium malt beverages an acceptable malternative to sobriety?
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June 21 2002 4:59 PMThe critics' take on Minority Report, etc.
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June 7 2002 3:15 PMWhy the critics don't like Bad Company, etc.
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May 3 2002 4:32 PMThe critics' take on Spider-Man, etc.
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April 12 2002 4:14 PMThe critics' take on Changing Lanes, etc.
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March 22 2002 3:16 PMThe critics' take on the reissue of E.T., etc.
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March 1 2002 4:20 PMThe critics' take on We Were Soldiers, etc.
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Feb. 8 2002 2:12 PMThe critics' take on Collateral Damage, etc.
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Jan. 15 2002 2:18 PMThe critics' take on Jay-Z Unplugged, etc.
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Dec. 11 2001 2:47 PMThe critics' take on Vanilla Sky, etc.
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Nov. 27 2001 2:22 PMWhat reviewers thought of Behind Enemy Lines, etc.
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Nov. 16 2001 3:32 PMWhat the critics thought of Harry Potter, Wash, etc.
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Oct. 26 2001 5:31 PMHalloween Horror  
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Oct. 22 2001 5:24 PMKing of the Castle 
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Oct. 13 2001 12:00 AMWillis and Thornton Score
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June 28 2002 5:17 PMThe critics' take on Mr. Deeds, etc.
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June 14 2002 4:57 PMThe critics' take on the Bourne Identity, etc.
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May 31 2002 2:19 PMThe critics' take on The Sum of All Fears, etc.
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April 19 2002 2:58 PMThe critics' take on Murder by Numbers, etc.
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April 5 2002 3:30 PMThe critics' take on Big Trouble, etc.
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March 12 2002 2:28 PMThe critics' take on Showtime, Kissing Jessica Stein, etc.
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Feb. 15 2002 2:17 PMThe critics' take on Hart's War, etc.
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Feb. 1 2002 5:10 PMThe critics' take on Birthday Girl, etc.
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Dec. 28 2001 4:03 PMThe critics' take on Ali, etc.
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Dec. 7 2001 1:30 PMThe critics' take on Ocean's Eleven, Final, etc.
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Nov. 20 2001 1:21 PMTheodore Rex, Harry Potter, etc.
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Nov. 9 2001 4:04 PMHitting the Jack Blackpot  
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Oct. 25 2001 1:38 PMTaking Out the Garbage  
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Oct. 16 2001 11:30 PMHome Alone 4: The Nixon Years
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Oct. 6 2001 12:00 AMChance Encounters




The Democrats’ War at Home

How can the president’s party defend itself from the president’s foreign policy blunders?

Congress’ Public Shaming of the Secret Service Was Political Grandstanding at Its Best

Michigan’s Tradition of Football “Toughness” Needs to Go—Starting With Coach Hoke

A Plentiful, Renewable Resource That America Keeps Overlooking

Animal manure.

Windows 8 Was So Bad That Microsoft Will Skip Straight to Windows 10


Cringing. Ducking. Mumbling.

How GOP candidates react whenever someone brings up reproductive rights or gay marriage.

Building a Better Workplace

You Deserve a Pre-cation

The smartest job perk you’ve never heard of.

Hasbro Is Cracking Down on Scrabble Players Who Turn Its Official Word List Into Popular Apps

Florida State’s New President Is Underqualified and Mistrusted. He Just Might Save the University.

  News & Politics
Sept. 30 2014 9:33 PM Political Theater With a Purpose Darrell Issa’s public shaming of the head of the Secret Service was congressional grandstanding at its best.
Sept. 30 2014 7:02 PM At Long Last, eBay Sets PayPal Free
Sept. 30 2014 7:35 PM Who Owns Scrabble’s Word List? Hasbro says the list of playable words belongs to the company. Players beg to differ.
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 30 2014 12:34 PM Parents, Get Your Teenage Daughters the IUD
  Slate Plus
Behind the Scenes
Sept. 30 2014 3:21 PM Meet Jordan Weissmann Five questions with Slate’s senior business and economics correspondent.
Brow Beat
Sept. 30 2014 8:54 PM Bette Davis Talks Gender Roles in a Delightful, Animated Interview From 1963
Future Tense
Sept. 30 2014 7:00 PM There’s Going to Be a Live-Action Tetris Movie for Some Reason
  Health & Science
Medical Examiner
Sept. 30 2014 11:51 PM Should You Freeze Your Eggs? An egg freezing party is not a great place to find answers to this or other questions.
Sports Nut
Sept. 30 2014 5:54 PM Goodbye, Tough Guy It’s time for Michigan to fire its toughness-obsessed coach, Brady Hoke.