Daniel Engber
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Daniel Engber is a columnist for Slate

Brow Beat
June 17 2012 10:55 PMWhat a Bunch of Guys Think of the Season Finale of Girls
Sports Nut
May 30 2012 5:02 PMPart-Time SluggerDo baseball players try harder in their contract years?
Brow Beat
May 20 2012 10:52 PMWhat a Bunch of Guys Think of the Sixth Episode of Girls
Culture Gabfest
May 16 2012 11:53 AMThe Culture Gabfest, “Heeeeere's Johnny (Depp)” EditionListen to Slate's show about the new Dark Shadows adaptation, the documentary Johnny Carson: King of Late Night, and the furor over concussions in football.
Science
May 9 2012 6:13 PMThe Concussion PanicWhy are we so convinced that football head injuries lead to suicide?
Science
April 30 2012 2:35 PMHomo Say What?Are homophobes secretly gay? A new study purports to prove it.
Brow Beat
March 19 2012 11:28 AMWhen It Comes to Workers' Rights Abuses, the Numbers Matter
Well-traveled
March 1 2012 7:00 AMTempting Fate in the PhilippinesThe best way to prepare a giant slender-tailed cloud rat. 
Well-traveled
Feb. 28 2012 7:15 AMTempting Fate in the PhilippinesGun-toting cabbies and knife-toting chickens.
Well-traveled
Feb. 27 2012 10:56 AMTempting Fate in the PhilippinesPhilander versus the volcano.
Culturebox
Feb. 24 2012 5:43 PMThe Sounds of ViolenceWhy Drive should win the Oscar for best sound editing.
Brow Beat
Jan. 25 2012 1:53 PMHow The Artist Gets Quicksand Wrong
Sports Nut
Jan. 16 2012 1:55 PMNFL 2011Four theories on how the Giants went from awful to amazing.
Explainer
Jan. 10 2012 6:52 PMWhy Are Smart People Usually Ugly?An answer to the Explainer's 2011 Question of the Year.
Sports Nut
Dec. 27 2011 5:52 PMNFL 2011Confessions of a sports bigamist.
Brow Beat
June 3 2012 10:55 PMWhat a Bunch of Guys Think of the Latest Episode of Girls
Science
May 29 2012 6:45 AMDodgy BoffinsWhat's wrong with science journalism in the U.K.?
Science
May 17 2012 6:40 PMEating BabiesA study of youth horticulture.
Brow Beat
May 13 2012 10:50 PMWhat a Bunch of Guys Think of the Fifth Episode of Girls
Brow Beat
May 6 2012 10:55 PMWhat a Bunch of Guys Think of the Fourth Episode of Girls
Brow Beat
April 15 2012 11:00 PMWhat a Bunch of Guys Think About the New HBO Series Girls
Well-traveled
March 2 2012 7:15 AMTempting Fate in the PhilippinesA trip to MILF Island.
Well-traveled
Feb. 29 2012 7:16 AMTempting Fate in the PhilippinesShould I climb an active volcano?
The XX Factor
Feb. 27 2012 1:14 PMRFK Son Douglas Kennedy and Hospital Paranoia Over Baby-Snatching
Well-traveled
Feb. 27 2012 10:38 AMTempting Fate in the PhilippinesPhilander versus the volcano.
Brow Beat
Feb. 16 2012 2:21 PMDid We All Kill Whitney Houston—Or Did We Prolong Her Life?
Brow Beat
Jan. 24 2012 2:39 PMHugo Should Have Been Nominated for “Worst Use of 3-D”
Sports Nut
Jan. 13 2012 2:04 PMNFL 2011Everyone thinks the underdog Giants will beat the Packers.
Culture Gabfest
Dec. 28 2011 11:06 AMThe Culture Gabfest, “Writhing Around in Dirt” EditionListen to Slate's show about Tintin, the history of the word processor, and the 3-D dance documentary Pina.
Movies
Dec. 22 2011 10:06 AMPina Wim Wenders shows why 3-D should be taken seriously.

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