Damon Young
Damon Young

Damon Young is the editor in chief of Very Smart Brothas. He’s currently working on a book of essays to be published by Ecco (HarperCollins), and he can be reached at damon@verysmartbrothas.com.

Hang Up And Listen
Aug. 20 2018 6:27 PMHang Up and Listen: The Last Bruh You Hear Before You Get Hit in the Face EditionSlate’s sports podcast on NFL trash talk, college-basketball rule changes, and UMBC.
Brow Beat
March 10 2017 10:05 AMThe Disturbing Truth That Makes Get Out Depressingly Plausible
Brow Beat
April 22 2016 8:32 AMBeyoncé’s 10 Greatest Beyoncés of All Time
Sports Nut
May 5 2017 11:59 AMI Love What LaVar Ball Stands ForI hate LaVar Ball.
Sports Nut
June 15 2016 5:26 PMHow Ayesha Curry Became the World’s Most Controversial Couscous-Recipe-Tweeting Demi-CelebrityThe wife of NBA star Steph Curry became a battleground between progressive and reactionary factions on Twitter. Then she got famous.
Brow Beat
March 2 2016 1:03 PMZoe Saldana as Nina Simone Is What Happens When Diversity Doesn't