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

Brow Beat
Oct. 21 2014 9:25 AMThese Fake Novels Brilliantly Send Up Philip Roth and Other Macho Writers
Slate Picks
Oct. 17 2014 1:33 PMWhat Happened at Slate This Week? Senior editor David Haglund shares what intrigued him at the magazine. 
Brow Beat
Oct. 15 2014 10:25 AMStephen Colbert Rocks Out With Neil Young on Environmentalist Anthem
Brow Beat
Oct. 9 2014 11:27 AMJimmy Fallon and Ira Glass Discuss Whether Shakespeare Actually Sucks
Brow Beat
Oct. 6 2014 4:14 PMThe Subtle Favor David Fincher Did for Steven Soderbergh in Gone Girl
Brow Beat
Oct. 3 2014 3:42 PMA Spoiler-Filled Discussion of David Fincher’s Gone Girl
Brow Beat
Oct. 1 2014 6:39 PMIs Transparent Fall’s Best New Show? Or Is Even That Praise Too Faint?
Brow Beat
Sept. 29 2014 10:34 AMJohn Oliver Wonders Aloud Why So Many Americans Favor Drone Strikes
Brow Beat
Sept. 25 2014 3:34 PMBad Lip Reading Returns to The Walking Dead
Brow Beat
Sept. 16 2014 6:23 PMBryan Cranston Re-Enacts Baseball’s Best Moments to Promote the Upcoming Postseason
Brow Beat
Sept. 15 2014 12:25 PMKatniss Is a Reluctant Hero in the New Hunger Games Trailer
Brow Beat
Sept. 12 2014 11:32 AMThe Very Funny Comic Who Just Became SNL’s Next “Weekend Update” Anchor
Brow Beat
Sept. 8 2014 10:07 AMWatch John Oliver Discuss Student Debt and Go After For-Profit Colleges
Brow Beat
Sept. 4 2014 11:17 AMThere’s Good News and Bad News About Game of Thrones Season 5
Brow Beat
Sept. 2 2014 3:44 PMIf the Game of Thrones Credits Were Done by Saul Bass
Brow Beat
Oct. 20 2014 5:03 PMMarcel the Shell Is Back and as Endearing as Ever
Brow Beat
Oct. 15 2014 12:50 PMWatch Bill Murray Do “Nick the Lounge Singer” for the Very First Time
Brow Beat
Oct. 10 2014 3:46 PMWatch a Full-Length, Fan-Made, Crowd-Sourced Version of The Empire Strikes Back
Brow Beat
Oct. 9 2014 9:13 AMSix Feet Under Finally Has a Successor. It’s Transparent.
Brow Beat
Oct. 6 2014 12:07 PMTwin Peaks Is Returning to Television. With New Episodes. Really.
Brow Beat
Oct. 2 2014 10:36 AMHow Bad Will Adam Sandler’s Netflix Movies Be?
Brow Beat
Sept. 29 2014 5:06 PMThe Strange Thing David Fincher Does With the “Cool Girl” Speech in Gone Girl
Brow Beat
Sept. 26 2014 11:39 AMIf Tarantino Ever Directs Game of Thrones, This Version of the Theme Would Be Perfect
Brow Beat
Sept. 17 2014 5:56 PMWatch Dave Chappelle, Louis CK, Bill Hicks, Mitch Hedberg, and More on New YouTube Channel
Brow Beat
Sept. 16 2014 10:52 AMBill Hader Explains Why Playing Stefon Made Him Laugh and Why LeBron James Is Funny
Brow Beat
Sept. 15 2014 9:05 AMWatch Conan O’Brien Sing the Monorail Song
Brow Beat
Sept. 11 2014 2:29 PMOne of the Earliest Mashups Brilliantly Combined Apocalypse Now and Winnie the Pooh
Brow Beat
Sept. 4 2014 3:11 PMWatch Joan Rivers Explain the Life of a Comedian to Louis C.K.
Culture Gabfest
Sept. 3 2014 11:35 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Vancouver, France” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Whit Stillman’s The Cosmopolitans, Twitch.tv, and “Against [X]” essays.
Brow Beat
Aug. 27 2014 5:59 PMThe Show That Zach Galifianakis Wrote With Louis C.K. Sounds Great and Is Really Happening

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  Life
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  Double X
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  Arts
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  Technology
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  Health & Science
Science
Oct. 23 2014 5:42 PM Seriously, Evolution: WTF? Why I love the most awkward, absurd, hacked-together species.
  Sports
Sports Nut
Oct. 20 2014 5:09 PM Keepaway, on Three. Ready—Break! On his record-breaking touchdown pass, Peyton Manning couldn’t even leave the celebration to chance.