Bryan Curtis

Bryan Curtis is a staff writer for Grantland. Follow him on Twitter.

Sports Nut
March 20 2007 3:19 PMWhy March Madness Makes Me Feel Like a Lab Rat
Sports Nut
March 14 2007 1:30 PMTeams We HateDuke, Eastern Kentucky, and 11 other odious schools in this year's NCAA Tournament.
The Middlebrow
Jan. 28 2007 9:09 PMMy Dinner With ZagatA night on the town with guidebook royalty.
The Middlebrow
Nov. 26 2006 9:13 PMChristopher GuestA mighty whimper.
Letter From london
Nov. 9 2006 6:50 PMFear of HoodiesLondon's new angry young men.
Letter From london
Oct. 19 2006 5:09 PMThe Scottish InvasionWho rules London?
Oct. 4 2006 7:29 AMCirque du SoleilCanada's insane clown posse.
Letter From New York
Sept. 24 2006 11:45 PMSay Good Night, DummyA ventriloquist puts his puppets to bed.
Sept. 13 2006 5:59 PMBlood and VineShould you read Scott Smith's The Ruins?
The Middlebrow
Aug. 25 2006 6:21 PMPirates' GoldOur strange fascination with box-office numbers.
Summer Movies
June 28 2006 5:58 PMIt's a Wonderful ListInspiring movies and what to do about them.
The Middlebrow
June 9 2006 5:31 PMAmong the BrainiacsThe intellectual classes descend on soccer.
April 7 2006 1:52 PMThe Truth About MarleyShould you read the Times best-selling dog book?
March 6 2006 11:27 AMCrash and Burn
The Middlebrow
Feb. 23 2006 12:49 PMVH1The surreal network.
Sports Nut
March 19 2007 3:05 PMThe Sadness of the Longhorns Fan
Feb. 14 2007 1:22 PMThe Sports Illustrated Swimsuit IssueAn intellectual history.
Sports Nut
Dec. 1 2006 4:33 PMThe Autograph ManA baseball player answers his fan mail 15 years later.
The Middlebrow
Nov. 16 2006 6:49 PMFor Your Eyes OnlyThe secret life of James Bond.
Letter From london
Oct. 25 2006 5:06 PMPaper TigerStrange days at the Daily Telegraph.
The Middlebrow
Oct. 6 2006 6:46 PMDane CookInsert punchline.
The Middlebrow
Sept. 28 2006 6:29 PMHeaven Is His PlaygroundThe passions of Mitch Albom.
Slate Fare
Sept. 13 2006 6:04 PMBreaking Down The WireIntroducing a new Slate TV Club.
Letter From New York
Aug. 31 2006 7:20 PMThe Birth of BrunchWhy and how we eat at midday.
Letter From New York
July 18 2006 6:12 PMFrench BreakfastA Parisian cabaret singer in New York. 
Slate's 10th Anniversary
June 21 2006 6:08 PMSlate's Gawky AdolescenceAn anniversary assessment.
Pulp Fiction
May 23 2006 7:47 PMRequiem for Pulp FictionThe bygone days of seedy literature.
The Middlebrow
March 9 2006 12:53 PMHelicopter ToursHansom cabs of the Space Age.
March 3 2006 11:25 AMOscar Pre-Game
The Middlebrow
Feb. 16 2006 5:50 PMPeter BenchleyThe man who loved sharks.




The Irritating Confidante

John Dickerson on Ben Bradlee’s fascinating relationship with John F. Kennedy.

My Father Invented Social Networking at a Girls’ Reform School in the 1930s

Renée Zellweger’s New Face Is Too Real

Sleater-Kinney Was Once America’s Best Rock Band

Can it be again?

The All The President’s Men Scene That Captured Ben Bradlee

Medical Examiner

Is It Better to Be a Hero Like Batman?

Or an altruist like Bruce Wayne?


Driving in Circles

The autonomous Google car may never actually happen.

The World’s Human Rights Violators Are Signatories on the World’s Human Rights Treaties

How Punctual Are Germans?

  News & Politics
Oct. 22 2014 12:44 AM We Need More Ben Bradlees His relationship with John F. Kennedy shows what’s missing from today’s Washington journalism.
Oct. 21 2014 5:57 PM Soda and Fries Have Lost Their Charm for Both Consumers and Investors
The Vault
Oct. 21 2014 2:23 PM A Data-Packed Map of American Immigration in 1903
  Double X
The XX Factor
Oct. 21 2014 3:03 PM Renée Zellweger’s New Face Is Too Real
  Slate Plus
Behind the Scenes
Oct. 21 2014 1:02 PM Where Are Slate Plus Members From? This Weird Cartogram Explains. A weird-looking cartogram of Slate Plus memberships by state.
Brow Beat
Oct. 21 2014 9:42 PM The All The President’s Men Scene That Perfectly Captured Ben Bradlee’s Genius
Oct. 21 2014 11:44 PM Driving in Circles The autonomous Google car may never actually happen.
  Health & Science
Climate Desk
Oct. 21 2014 11:53 AM Taking Research for Granted Texas Republican Lamar Smith continues his crusade against independence in science.
Sports Nut
Oct. 20 2014 5:09 PM Keepaway, on Three. Ready—Break! On his record-breaking touchdown pass, Peyton Manning couldn’t even leave the celebration to chance.