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Dana Stevens is Slate's movie critic.

Culture Gabfest
May 7 2014 11:54 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Live from Montreal” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Orphan Black, Hateship Loveship, and Carl Wilson’s Let’s Talk About Love.
Movies
May 2 2014 11:01 AMIdaA journey you won’t forget.
Brow Beat
April 30 2014 1:50 PMA Bob Hoskins Performance I’ll Never Forget
Movies
April 25 2014 8:38 PMThe Amazing Spider-Man 2Maybe every generation gets the Spider-Man it deserves, but must every micro-generation?
Culture Gabfest
April 23 2014 12:48 PMShould Gawker Ban Internet Slang?
Movies
April 17 2014 6:55 PMTranscendenceThe perils of uploading Johnny Depp to a supercomputer.
Slate Plus
April 16 2014 11:22 AMWe Wanted to Welcome You to Slate Plus… So we created these videos just for you, members!
Movies
April 10 2014 4:18 PMHateship LoveshipKristen Wiig is a revelation in this adaptation of Alice Munro’s short story.
Brow Beat
April 5 2014 9:16 AMWhat Do We Learn About Donald Rumsfeld From Errol Morris’ New Documentary? A Discussion.
Movies
April 4 2014 4:34 PMA Very Special SnowflakeTalking to Errol Morris about Donald Rumsfeld, who’s as maddeningly opaque as ever in The Unknown Known.
Culture Gabfest
April 2 2014 12:33 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Are You There God? It’s Me, Hollywood” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Noah, Doll & Em, and the end of Television Without Pity.
Movies
March 21 2014 3:40 PMWhy Teens Love DystopiasBrutal, highly factionalized worlds governed by remote authoritarian entities? That’s basically high school.
Culture Gabfest
March 19 2014 11:22 AMDo Trigger Warnings Promote Sensitivity or Entitlement on College Campuses?
Culture Gabfest
March 12 2014 10:38 AMThe Culture Gabfest “All Aboard the Model Train” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on The Grand Budapest Hotel, Cosmos with Neil Degrasse Tyson, and the trials of bitcoin.
Movies
March 5 2014 7:01 PMThe Scribblin’ SamuraiDana Stevens answers reader questions during a Reddit AMA.
Brow Beat
May 2 2014 3:55 PMIs Under the Skin Eerily Gripping or a Difficult Bore?
Movies
May 1 2014 11:59 AMLockeA stripped-down existential road movie with a masterful performance from Tom Hardy.
Culture Gabfest
April 30 2014 10:46 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Gild This” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Thomas Piketty’s Capital in the Twenty-First Century, Last Week Tonight With John Oliver, and spring cleaning.
Movies
April 24 2014 7:35 PMBlue RuinA revenge thriller that cannily subverts your expectations of revenge thrillers.
Movies
April 18 2014 7:12 PMHigh MaintenanceThis is how you should spend your 4/20.
Culture Gabfest
April 16 2014 2:46 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Silent T Party” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Stephen Colbert’s move to The Late Show, Adam Begley’s Updike, and Futurism at the Guggenheim.
Movies
April 11 2014 7:23 PMHorse SenseWhat I learned about being a mother from National Velvet’s Araminty Brown.
Culture Gabfest
April 9 2014 12:46 PMDoes Silicon Valley Have a Sense of Humor?
Brow Beat
April 4 2014 5:36 PMIs the New Captain America Even Better Than The Avengers? Two Slate Critics Discuss.
Movies
April 3 2014 12:53 PMA Mild WinterScarlett Johansson enlivens the pleasant but unremarkable new Captain America.
Brow Beat
March 22 2014 8:30 AMWill Hardcore Muppet Fans Enjoy Muppets Most Wanted? Two Slate Critics Discuss.
Movies
March 19 2014 7:29 PMMuppets Most WantedThe lovers, the dreamers, and Ray Liotta.

Movies
March 12 2014 7:39 PMLars von Trier’s Nymphomaniac: Vol. I: You Won’t Believe Shia LaBeouf’s Cockney Accent
Brow Beat
March 7 2014 3:36 PMIs Wes Anderson's Gorgeous Nostalgia Trip a Journey Worth Taking? Four Critics Discuss.
Culture Gabfest
March 5 2014 2:39 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Travoltified” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on the Academy Awards, American fraternities, and the “normcore” aesthetic.

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Sept. 22 2014 6:30 PM What Does It Mean to Be an American? Ted Cruz and Scott Brown think it’s about ideology. It’s really about culture.
  Business
Moneybox
Sept. 22 2014 5:38 PM Apple Won't Shut Down Beats Music After All (But Will Probably Rename It)
  Life
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Sept. 22 2014 4:45 PM Why Can’t the Census Count Gay Couples Accurately?
  Double X
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Sept. 22 2014 7:43 PM Emma Watson Threatened With Nude Photo Leak for Speaking Out About Women's Equality
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  Arts
Brow Beat
Sept. 22 2014 9:17 PM Trent Reznor’s Gone Girl Soundtrack Sounds Like an Eerie, Innovative Success
  Technology
Future Tense
Sept. 22 2014 6:27 PM Should We All Be Learning How to Type in Virtual Reality?
  Health & Science
Medical Examiner
Sept. 22 2014 4:34 PM Here’s Where We Stand With Ebola Even experienced international disaster responders are shocked at how bad it’s gotten.
  Sports
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.