Chris Wade

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

Moneybox
Sept. 15 2014 3:00 PMApple Will Allow Ingrate Public to Return the Sacred Gift of U2
Brow Beat
Sept. 10 2014 2:17 PMApple Gave You U2’s New Album for Free. What Could Possibly Go Wrong With This Trend?
The World
Sept. 5 2014 11:03 AMThe Sinister History of How England Fell in Love With Gin (Video)
Brow Beat
Aug. 22 2014 12:42 PMWhen Movies Get Hot. Really Hot.
Over There
Aug. 20 2014 2:49 PMThe Silent Trauma of War Correspondents Photojournalists and reporters arent getting the help they need for PTSD. 
Brow Beat
Aug. 18 2014 5:03 PMDavid Byrne and Jonathan Demme Talk Stop Making Sense 30 Years Later
Brow Beat
Aug. 14 2014 6:00 PMGuardians of the Galaxy’s Hit Soundtrack Is a Mixtape of Lies
Brow Beat
Aug. 12 2014 9:58 AMHow Robin Williams Continued to Inspire Younger Comics
The World
Aug. 6 2014 9:38 AMEverything You Need to Know About How World War I Began in Four Minutes (Video)
Over There
July 25 2014 2:11 PMWhat It's Like to Report in Conflict Zones TodayMore risk, less money—but just as important.
Brow Beat
July 23 2014 4:02 PMA Boyhood and Harry Potter Mashup 12 Years in the Making
Video
July 22 2014 1:20 PMWhen Are Americans Happiest With Their Appearance?Hint: It takes a very long time.
Over There
July 21 2014 4:38 PMLawrence of Arabia, the Man What the movie gets right and wrong about the enigmatic antihero. 
Video
July 10 2014 2:43 PMWhere’d You Get Your Grass?The “first chimp fad” suggests primates want to be fashionable, too.
Brow Beat
June 15 2014 10:13 PMWatch Tywin Lannister’s Best Burns
The World
Sept. 11 2014 5:01 PMWhy Do Scots Want Independence, and What Does That Even Mean? (Video.)
Video
Sept. 8 2014 4:16 PMWho Is Black Adam? Who Is Shazam?Explaining the latest obscure superhero to get the franchise treatment.
Brow Beat
Aug. 27 2014 3:11 PMNo, FXX’s Cropping Is Not Ruining the Simpsons Marathon
Over There
Aug. 20 2014 3:28 PMHow Photojournalists Change War Zones The work of Chris Hondros, killed in Libya in 2011, shows the profession at its most indispensable. 
Over There
Aug. 19 2014 12:25 PMPhotojournalists Can’t Be Replaced by iPhonesA skilled photographer is essential to reporting accurate stories in conflict zones.
Over There
Aug. 18 2014 12:20 PMHow Curiosity and a Camera Can End a FirefightIt helps when no one knows why they're fighting.
Over There
Aug. 12 2014 12:20 PMThe Power of a PhotographA snapshot that changed United States military policy.
Over There
Aug. 11 2014 1:38 PM“He Just Had an Intense Curiosity About People​”The singular work of late photojournalist Chris​ Hondros. 
Brow Beat
Aug. 1 2014 5:46 PMWait—Is Howard the Duck Really Marvel’s Next Franchise? A Close Look at the Evidence.
Over There
July 24 2014 11:00 AMThe Trauma of T. E. LawrenceHis well-known "melancholia" was likely a case of PTSD.
Over There
July 23 2014 10:51 AMFinding the Real T. E. LawrenceOne author did it the old-fashioned way.
Over There
July 22 2014 10:55 AMThe Disappearing Borders of the Middle EastThey were drawn incorrectly in the first place.
The World
July 14 2014 10:44 AMWhat Actually Happened on Bastille Day, Anyway? 
Video
July 8 2014 3:49 PMThe “Executive Function” PuzzleNew research suggests kids who direct their own activities have better outcomes.
Brow Beat
June 12 2014 1:13 PMThe Most Surprising Behind-the-Scenes Trivia from Game of Thrones Season 4

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Sept. 16 2014 2:11 PM Spare the Rod What Charles Barkley gets wrong about corporal punishment and black culture.
  Business
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Sept. 16 2014 2:35 PM Germany’s Nationwide Ban on Uber Lasted All of Two Weeks
  Life
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  Double X
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  Slate Plus
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Sept. 16 2014 2:06 PM A Farewell From Emily Bazelon The former senior editor talks about her very first Slate pitch and says goodbye to the magazine.
  Arts
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Sept. 16 2014 1:27 PM The Veronica Mars Spinoff Is Just Amusing Enough to Keep Me Watching
  Technology
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Sept. 16 2014 1:48 PM Why We Need a Federal Robotics Commission
  Health & Science
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Sept. 16 2014 1:39 PM The Case of the Missing Cerebellum How did a Chinese woman live 24 years missing part of her brain?
  Sports
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