Bryan Curtis

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

The Middlebrow
Feb. 8 2006 3:45 PMCan You Fear Me Now?The cell phone goes from annoying to evil.
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Jan. 27 2006 3:55 PMCinema PurgatorioThe horrors of art houses.
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Jan. 13 2006 3:48 PMSnowmobilesSlumming on the slopes.
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Dec. 12 2005 6:52 PMFrank RichThe Butcher of the Beltway.
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Nov. 2 2005 6:23 PMLarry the Cable GuyAmerica's favorite redneck.
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Oct. 20 2005 5:50 PMMasterpiece TheatreThirty-five years of unflinching refinement.
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Oct. 5 2005 7:13 PMBill SimmonsBard of the Red Sox.
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Sept. 21 2005 6:57 PMTom JoynerThe voice of Hurricane Katrina.
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Aug. 24 2005 7:08 PMBig-Screen TelevisionsA moral dilemma.
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Aug. 10 2005 6:54 PMTV GuideLiterature for couch potatoes.
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July 27 2005 7:42 PMSalmonSwimming downstream.
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June 29 2005 6:44 PMShakespeare in the ParkIt's no picnic.
Summer Movies
June 15 2005 7:01 PMThe Bad Boy of SummerMichael Bay vs. his critics.
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May 11 2005 6:45 PMTim GreenThe calm, reassuring voice of A Current Affair.
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April 13 2005 10:53 PMTrivial PursuitWhat classic board game, created in 1979, is on the decline?
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Feb. 4 2006 11:45 AMPenn JilletteThe magician-comedian-writer's secrets revealed!
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Jan. 20 2006 4:46 PMLouis SacharHot novelist of the sandbox set.
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Dec. 19 2005 6:25 PMWreathsThe demure symbol of Christmas.
College Week
Nov. 16 2005 6:36 PMConfessions of a College JournalistWhy aspiring writers should be allowed to fail in private.
Sports Nut
Oct. 26 2005 7:06 PMThe Umpire and His DiscontentsAnother way to think about the men in blue.
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Oct. 13 2005 6:44 PMAlan AldaHawkeye Pierce's second act.
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Sept. 29 2005 7:13 PMMichael FlatleyHoofer with a heart of gold.
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Sept. 9 2005 1:55 PMSeinfeldMaster of Madison Avenue's domain.
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Aug. 17 2005 7:00 PMTargetDiscount retail goes to The New Yorker.
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Aug. 4 2005 6:55 PMTerry McMillanWaiting to excel.
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July 20 2005 6:57 PMCirque du SoleilCanada's insane clown posse.
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June 22 2005 3:42 PMChuck PalahniukThe macho novelist makes a leap of faith.
May 19 2005 5:46 AMSay Good Night, Obi-WanTwo experts ponder the final Star Wars movie.
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April 21 2005 6:08 PMSydney PollackThe professional.
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April 6 2005 7:21 PMJane FondaWhat does she want from us?




Blacks Don’t Have a Corporal Punishment Problem

Americans do. But when blacks exhibit the same behaviors as others, it becomes part of a greater black pathology. 

I Bought the Huge iPhone. I’m Already Thinking of Returning It.

Scotland Is Just the Beginning. Expect More Political Earthquakes in Europe.

Students Aren’t Going to College Football Games as Much Anymore

And schools are getting worried.

Two Damn Good, Very Different Movies About Soldiers Returning From War

The XX Factor

Lifetime Didn’t Think the Steubenville Rape Case Was Dramatic Enough

So they added a little self-immolation.

Medical Examiner

The Most Terrifying Thing About Ebola 

The disease threatens humanity by preying on humanity.

Why a Sketch of Chelsea Manning Is Stirring Up Controversy

How Worried Should Poland, the Baltic States, and Georgia Be About a Russian Invasion?

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Business Insider
Sept. 20 2014 6:30 AM The Man Making Bill Gates Richer
Sept. 20 2014 7:27 AM How Do Plants Grow Aboard the International Space Station?
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 19 2014 4:58 PM Steubenville Gets the Lifetime Treatment (And a Cheerleader Erupts Into Flames)
  Slate Plus
Slate Picks
Sept. 19 2014 12:00 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? The Slatest editor tells us to read well-informed skepticism, media criticism, and more.
Brow Beat
Sept. 20 2014 3:21 PM “The More You Know (About Black People)” Uses Very Funny PSAs to Condemn Black Stereotypes
Future Tense
Sept. 19 2014 6:31 PM The One Big Problem With the Enormous New iPhone
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 20 2014 7:00 AM The Shaggy Sun
Sports Nut
Sept. 18 2014 11:42 AM Grandmaster Clash One of the most amazing feats in chess history just happened, and no one noticed.