David Haglund
David Haglund David Haglund

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

Behind the Scenes
May 15 2015 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.
Culturebox
Jan. 14 2015 7:49 PMThis Isn’t WaterPutting David Foster Wallace onstage at the Public Theater.
The Audio Book Club
Jan. 9 2015 9:29 AMThe Audio Book Club Makes a Brilliant FriendSlate critics debate the first of Elena Ferrante’s Neapolitan novels.
Brow Beat
Jan. 8 2015 3:28 PMThe Decade’s Best Movies So Far, According to Nearly 300 Critics and Movie Lovers
Brow Beat
Jan. 5 2015 11:58 AMWhen a 21-Year-Old Paul Thomas Anderson Discussed Don DeLillo With David Foster Wallace
Behind the Scenes
Dec. 31 2014 1:16 PMSlate Staffers Pick Their Out-of-Left-Field Favorite Slate Articles of 2014
Brow Beat
Dec. 29 2014 9:32 AMThe Best Movies and TV Shows Coming to Netflix in January
Brow Beat
Dec. 19 2014 11:07 AMSeth Meyers Wants the Sony Hackers to Come and Get Him
Brow Beat
Dec. 18 2014 12:39 PMWatch 550 Musicians, Actors, and Other Artists Answer the Question: Lennon or McCartney?
Brow Beat
Dec. 15 2014 4:44 PMTerrence Malick Goes to Hollywood in the Trailer for His Next Movie, Knight of Cups
Movies
Dec. 12 2014 10:30 AMTop FiveEven funnier than you expect it to be, which is saying something.
Brow Beat
Dec. 11 2014 4:02 PMWhat to Read, Watch, and Listen to When Season 1 of Serial Ends Next Week
Brow Beat
Dec. 4 2014 5:51 PMDid Adnan Syed Get the “Best Defense”? We Discuss the Latest Episode of Serial.
Books
Dec. 4 2014 2:21 PMThe Top 10 Books of the YearAs picked by the editors of the Slate Book Review.
Brow Beat
Nov. 28 2014 10:44 AMWatch the Trailer for the Next Star Wars Movie
Brow Beat
Jan. 16 2015 12:26 PMThe Surviving Members of the Grateful Dead to Play One Last Set of Shows This Summer
Brow Beat
Jan. 9 2015 5:26 PMA Wet Hot American Summer Prequel Starring the Original Cast Is Coming to Netflix
Brow Beat
Jan. 9 2015 9:24 AMWhy the Oscars Have Never Liked Wes Anderson
Brow Beat
Jan. 6 2015 11:14 AMThe Health Care Satire David O. Russell Abandoned Years Ago Is Coming Out Soon
Brow Beat
Jan. 2 2015 3:48 PMDid the Jay Wilds Interview Change Our Perspective on Serial? A Bonus Spoiler Special.
Brow Beat
Dec. 30 2014 12:00 PMThe Big Lebowski Credits Done in the Style of True Detective Really Tie the Room Together
Brow Beat
Dec. 26 2014 11:02 AMA Brilliant, Thorough Look at Cinematic Style on The Wire
Brow Beat
Dec. 18 2014 2:29 PMWas There an Ending? We Discuss the Final Episode of Serial.
Culture Gabfest
Dec. 17 2014 4:50 PMThe Culture Gabfest “I’m a Lumberjack and I’m OK” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Top Five, the seven wonders of the modern world, and lumbersexuality.
Ten Years in Your Ears
Dec. 14 2014 9:01 PMThe 25 Best Podcast Episodes EverThe most moving, hilarious, and heartbreaking works of podcasting genius.
Brow Beat
Dec. 11 2014 7:29 PMRumors, Reporters, and Psychopaths: We Discuss the Latest Episode of Serial
Brow Beat
Dec. 8 2014 11:06 AMSNL Cut This Awkward, Funny Sketch About Ferguson
Brow Beat
Dec. 4 2014 4:30 PMTina Fey Brought Up the Rape Allegations Against Bill Cosby on Saturday Night Live, Too
Brow Beat
Dec. 4 2014 12:49 PMNoah Baumbach’s Next Movie Looks Like Greenberg Plus Girls Plus Ad-Rock
Brow Beat
Nov. 26 2014 2:50 PMAre There Alternative Theories to the Crime on Serial? We Discuss What the Podcast Hasn’t.

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Sept. 3 2015 3:48 PM The You Get a Trophy Just for Listening Bonus Segment The wimpiest sports podcast in America defends your right to get a participation trophy.