Dan Kois
Dan Kois Dan Kois

Dan Kois is Slate’s culture editor and co-host of Mom and Dad Are Fighting. He is writing a book called How to Be a Family and co-writing, with Isaac Butler, an oral history of Angels in America.

Mom and Dad Are Fighting
March 3 2016 9:55 AMMom and Dad Are Fighting: The Dóna Prump Edition Listen to Slate’s parenting podcast about teens and social media, Black-ish, and what “Donald Trump” sounds like in Icelandic. 
Brow Beat
Feb. 28 2016 5:38 PMHere's the Order in Which the Oscars Will Be Awarded Tonight
The Oscars
Feb. 26 2016 9:01 AMThe Martian Is the Best Picture of the YearDespite the long odds, it’s the survival tale most worthy of the Oscar.
The Oscars
Feb. 24 2016 10:13 AMRoom Is the Best Picture of the YearIt flawlessly adapts its difficult and emotionally complicated source material.
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
Feb. 22 2016 4:15 PMIf Your Kid Catches You Smoking At a live show in Brooklyn, Mom and Dad Are Fighting asks its audience to settle some of your biggest parenting conundrums. 
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
Feb. 20 2016 8:49 AMMom and Dad Are Fighting: The Live From Brooklyn EditionListen to Slate’s parenting podcast about surrogacy and making art for kids.
The Oscars
Feb. 18 2016 7:30 AMThe Big Short Is the Best Picture of the YearDon’t rule it out because it’s funny.
Brow Beat
Feb. 15 2016 11:28 PMWatch Lady Gaga’s Tribute to As Many David Bowies As Possible at the Grammys
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
Feb. 4 2016 4:55 PMGetting Kids to Open Their Minds (and Mouths)Tried everything to get your kid to eat? Try this.
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
Jan. 22 2016 10:00 AMDon’t Procrastinate on Getting Your Baby a Passport! She’ll Thank You Later.Flying with a baby on board? Slate’s president, Keith Hernandez, shares a parenting triumph. 
The Slatest
Jan. 21 2016 9:28 AM#Snowlock! D.C.-Area Drivers (and Road Crews) Fail Wednesday Night Warmup for Storm
Brow Beat
Jan. 13 2016 9:02 AMWhich Oscar Nods Will Surprise Us Tomorrow? Two Slate Critics Make Final Predictions.
Brow Beat
Jan. 10 2016 9:50 PMAziz Ansari Had the Best (and Most Elaborate) Joke of the Golden Globes
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
Jan. 7 2016 3:14 PMMom and Dad Are Fighting: The Failed Resolutions Edition Listen to Slate’s parenting podcast about what phone to get your kid and parenting resolutions.  
Brow Beat
Jan. 7 2016 11:19 AMOscar Voters: Before You Cast That Final Ballot, Some Final Pleas for Your Consideration
Brow Beat
March 2 2016 3:12 PMZootopia Is a Delightful Kids’ Movie That Is Also Totally About Racial Profiling
Brow Beat
Feb. 26 2016 10:14 AMWatch All Eight of Slate’s Video Essays on This Year’s Best Picture Nominees
The Oscars
Feb. 25 2016 8:28 AMSpotlight Is the Best Picture of the YearWill the academy do the right thing, or will it once again reward empty flash?
The Oscars
Feb. 23 2016 9:13 AMBridge of Spies Is the Best Picture of the YearSteven Spielberg and Tom Hanks are two movie greats at the top of their game.
The Oscars
Feb. 22 2016 10:56 AMBrooklyn Is the Best Picture of the YearDon't let its subtlety convince you otherwise.
Brow Beat
Feb. 19 2016 11:10 AMTo Kill a Mockingbird Author Harper Lee Dies at 89
The Oscars
Feb. 17 2016 10:00 AMThe Revenant Is the Best Picture of the YearYes, Iñárritu should win for the second year in a row.
Brow Beat
Feb. 11 2016 9:32 AMHey Oscars, Mad Max: Fury Road Is the Best Picture of the Year. Witness!
Books
Feb. 3 2016 1:04 PMA Comic for Readers Who Like to SquirmNick Drnaso’s unsettling book of short stories Beverly.
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
Jan. 21 2016 10:10 AMMom and Dad Are Fighting: The Worst Time for Your Milk to Come In EditionListen to Slate’s parenting podcast about iPads in the classroom and what it’s like to be pregnant at the same time as your wife.  
Brow Beat
Jan. 14 2016 11:59 AMThe Subtle, Non-Villainous Roles That Made Me Love Alan Rickman
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
Jan. 11 2016 4:00 PMThe Rise and Fail of Rigid Routines  Is adding structure to your kid’s chaotic routine helping or hurting him? 
Books
Jan. 8 2016 1:58 PMDare to DisappointOzge Samanci’s charming cartoon memoir of a regimented—yet still often surprising—childhood in Turkey.
The Movie Club
Jan. 7 2016 11:51 AMThe 2015 Movie ClubEntry 13: Mad Max gave me just a little faith that every once in a while a studio might make the right crazy decision.
Brow Beat
Dec. 25 2015 12:01 AMMerry Christmas! Enjoy This Delightful 1966 Holiday Short From R.O. Blechman.

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