David Haglund David Haglund

David Haglund is a senior editor at Slate. He runs Brow Beat, Slate's culture blog.

Brow Beat
July 24 2014 12:41 PMPop Quiz: Can You Identify These ’70s Hits by Just Their First Second?
Brow Beat
July 21 2014 9:06 AMWatch John Oliver Explain Just How Broken America’s Prison System Is
Brow Beat
July 17 2014 12:27 PMPop Quiz: Can You Identify These ’80s Hits by Just Their First Second?
The Audio Book Club
July 11 2014 1:44 PMThe Audio Book Club Meets Karl OveSlate critics debate My Struggle: Book One.
Brow Beat
July 3 2014 2:02 PMWhat Makes a Michael Bay Movie a Michael Bay Movie
Brow Beat
June 19 2014 4:25 PMJerry Seinfeld Is Trying to Bring Back the Theme Song
Behind the Scenes
June 16 2014 11:19 AM“We Get Really Nerdy About Why a Headline Works”Slate’s editors in a roundtable about heds, deks, annoying clickbait, and more.
Brow Beat
June 10 2014 3:17 PMAlready Watched Orange Is the New Black Season 2? Then Join Our Spoiler-Filled Discussion.
Brow Beat
June 6 2014 4:33 PMWhat the Aliens in the New Tom Cruise Movie Look Like
Sports Nut
June 4 2014 11:52 PMWhy Isn’t Delonte West in the NBA?He was branded as “crazy” and became the subject of a vicious rumor. Is the stigma against mental illness keeping him out of the league?
Sports Nut
June 4 2014 1:25 PMFinding Delonte WestGetting an interview with the subject of my Slate story was a lot harder than I thought it would be.
Sports Nut
June 4 2014 1:19 PMSlate Voice: “Why Isn’t Delonte West in the NBA?”Listen to Slate’s David Haglund read his story on Delonte West.
Brow Beat
May 27 2014 5:51 PMThe Most Amusing Voice-Actor of His Generation Turns 2001 Into a Much Funnier Movie
Brow Beat
May 21 2014 3:56 PMEmma Stone Bewitches Colin Firth in the Trailer for Woody Allen’s Next Movie
Brow Beat
May 15 2014 1:41 PMHere’s Cormac McCarthy’s Rejected Contribution to the Chipotle Cups Project
Brow Beat
July 21 2014 12:12 PMWeird Al Skewers Corporate-Speak to the Tune of “Suite: Judy Blue Eyes”
Brow Beat
July 17 2014 2:48 PMA Guide to the Most Persuasive Theory About Jon Snow’s Mother
Brow Beat
July 16 2014 9:33 AMRichard Linklater Explains How He Made Boyhood and What’s Unique About the Movies
Brow Beat
July 8 2014 8:37 AMJimmy Fallon Gets Crosby, Stills & Nash to Join His Neil Young on “Fancy”
Slate Plus Video
June 30 2014 1:47 PM“I Never Know What to Expect From Him”Human tails and the unpredictable nature of Slate’s editor David Plotz.
Brow Beat
June 18 2014 11:40 AMMick Jagger and David Bowie Look Delightfully Silly Without Their Music
Brow Beat
June 12 2014 11:39 AMThe Game of Thrones Theme as Old-Timey Jazz Is Catchy, Danceable, and Great
Brow Beat
June 9 2014 12:52 PMWatch That Great 360-Degree Shot From Last Night’s Game of Thrones
Movies
June 6 2014 3:56 PMEdge of TomorrowWatch out for that alien tentacle—it’s a doozy!
Brow Beat
June 4 2014 4:45 PMHow Some People Wish Last Week’s Game of Thrones Had Ended
Sports Nut
June 4 2014 1:19 PM“I Didn’t Really Know What the Story Would Be Until I Did”David Haglund and his editor Josh Levin talk about reporting his longform story on Delonte West.
Brow Beat
May 28 2014 9:15 AMWhat American Comedy Filmmakers Could Learn From Edgar Wright
Brow Beat
May 26 2014 2:40 PMThere Are Now 500 Episodes of Marc Maron’s WTF. Which Ones Should You Start With?
Brow Beat
May 20 2014 3:35 PMDavid Lynch’s Return of the Jedi Might Have Been Something Like This
Brow Beat
May 15 2014 12:17 PMDylan Sings Sinatra

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Sept. 29 2014 10:00 PM “Everything Must Change in Italy” An interview with Italian Prime Minster Matteo Renzi.
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Sept. 29 2014 7:01 PM We May Never Know If Larry Ellison Flew a Fighter Jet Under the Golden Gate Bridge
  Life
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Sept. 29 2014 3:10 PM The Lonely Teetotaler Prudie counsels a letter writer who doesn’t drink alcohol—and is constantly harassed by others for it.
  Double X
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  Slate Plus
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Sept. 29 2014 8:45 AM Slate Isn’t Too Liberal, but … What readers said about the magazine’s bias and balance.
  Arts
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Sept. 29 2014 9:06 PM Paul Thomas Anderson’s Inherent Vice Looks Like a Comic Masterpiece
  Technology
Future Tense
Sept. 29 2014 11:56 PM Innovation Starvation, the Next Generation Humankind has lots of great ideas for the future. We need people to carry them out.
  Health & Science
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Sept. 29 2014 12:01 PM This Is Your MOM’s Mars
  Sports
Sports Nut
Sept. 28 2014 8:30 PM NFL Players Die Young. Or Maybe They Live Long Lives. Why it’s so hard to pin down the effects of football on players’ lives.