Chris Wade

Chris Wade is a producer for Slate Video and occasional contributor to Brow Beat. Follow him on Twitter.

Brow Beat
Feb. 14 2014 12:39 PMThis Crowd-Sourced RoboCop Remake Is Better Than the One in Theaters
Dec. 20 2013 9:05 AMGift-Wrapped DinnerIt’s not hard to assemble tamales. It just takes a little bit of practice.
Dec. 16 2013 10:53 AMHow to Zest an Orange. Or a Lemon. Or a Lime.
Brow Beat
Nov. 19 2013 4:37 PMMonty Python is Getting Back Together. I Hope They’re Selling Out!
Brow Beat
Nov. 8 2013 5:01 PMFor a Video Store, Blockbuster Sure Made Some Terrible Videos
Oct. 30 2013 3:15 PMThe Secret to Amazing Roasted Pumpkin SeedsDon’t use the kind from your jack-o’-lantern.
Brow Beat
Sept. 24 2013 4:31 PMThis Is the Episode of Peep Show That Will Get You Hooked
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Sept. 10 2013 8:00 AMWhat Is the Happiest Country in the World? Not the United States.
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Sept. 3 2013 6:21 PMThe Pixies Have Four New Songs, but Are They Really Pixies Songs?
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Aug. 26 2013 5:16 PMEminem Teases New Song and Album During VMA Broadcast
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Aug. 19 2013 5:08 PMHistory’s Most Successful Mammal Unearthed in China
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Aug. 13 2013 4:15 PMUnearthed Shipwreck May Be 2,000-Year-Old Roman Vessel
Brow Beat
Aug. 9 2013 5:39 PMThe Right Way to Make a Hollywood Movie About the Punk Scene
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Aug. 6 2013 4:18 PMMars Explorer Barbie Arrives in Pink-Trimmed Rover
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July 30 2013 3:17 PMSigns Point to Fingerprint-Scanning Home Button on Next iPhone
Brow Beat
Jan. 9 2014 4:22 PMThe Simpsons' Tribute to Hayao Miyazaki, Annotated.
Dec. 18 2013 4:32 PMHoliday Parties for the Ambitiously LazyAnchovy toasts, rosemary simple syrup, and more low-maintenance saviors.
Nov. 27 2013 4:44 PMHow to Make Pie DoughIt’s not hard. And you don’t need a food processor.
Nov. 14 2013 11:57 AMYou Need One Special Piece of Equipment to Make Amazing FrostingFluffy, spreadable, delicious frosting is not just a lie propagated in Betty Crocker commercials.
Brow Beat
Oct. 31 2013 1:51 PMRobert De Niro Just Wants to Be Understood: The Supercut
Cool Story
Oct. 18 2013 1:52 PMCool MovesFrom Al Jolson to Channing Tatum, how dancing in the movies creates—and commodifies—cool.
Brow Beat
Sept. 20 2013 2:04 PMGoogle Documentary Reveals Dull, Industrious Side of The Clash
Brow Beat
Sept. 6 2013 10:37 AMThe Robocop Remake Looks Surprisingly Good
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Aug. 27 2013 5:28 PMReagan’s Son Says The Butler Is “Simplistic and Dishonest” on His Father and Race
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Aug. 20 2013 4:18 PMMusicians’ Moves Matter More Than Their Sound
Brow Beat
Aug. 14 2013 4:17 PMWhat If Star Wars: Episode II Was … Good?
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Aug. 12 2013 5:56 PMLady Gaga Releases “Applause” Following Leaks
Slate Video
Aug. 8 2013 12:00 PMWhere Breaking Bad Left OffA mysterious beard, errant initials, and one very large pile of cash.
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Aug. 5 2013 5:00 PMCosta Rica Will Close Its State Zoos and Set Many of the Animals Free
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July 30 2013 10:58 AMWhy Did Mammals Survive Dinosaurs’ Extinction?




The End of Pregnancy

And the inevitable rise of the artificial womb.

Doctor Tests Positive for Ebola in New York City

How a Company You’ve Never Heard of Took Control of the Entire Porn Industry

The Hot New Strategy for Desperate Democrats

Blame China for everything.

The Questions That Michael Brown’s Autopsies Can’t Answer


Kiev Used to Be an Easygoing Place

Now it’s descending into madness.


Don’t Just Sit There

How to be more productive during your commute.

There Has Never Been a Comic Book Character Like John Constantine

Which Came First, the Word Chicken or the Word Egg?

  News & Politics
The Slate Quiz
Oct. 24 2014 12:10 AM Play the Slate News Quiz With Jeopardy! superchampion Ken Jennings.
Oct. 23 2014 5:53 PM Amazon Investors Suddenly Bearish on Losing Money
Oct. 23 2014 5:08 PM Why Is an Obscure 1968 Documentary in the Opening Credits of Transparent?
  Double X
The XX Factor
Oct. 23 2014 11:33 AM Watch Little Princesses Curse for the Feminist Cause
  Slate Plus
Oct. 23 2014 11:28 AM Slate’s Working Podcast: Episode 2 Transcript Read what David Plotz asked Dr. Meri Kolbrener about her workday.
Brow Beat
Oct. 23 2014 6:55 PM A Goodfellas Actor Sued The Simpsons for Stealing His Likeness. Does He Have a Case?
Oct. 23 2014 11:47 PM Don’t Just Sit There How to be more productive during your commute.
  Health & Science
Oct. 23 2014 5:42 PM Seriously, Evolution: WTF? Why I love the most awkward, absurd, hacked-together species.
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.