David Samuels

David Samuels is a contributing editor at Harper's and a frequent contributor to the Atlantic and The New Yorker.

Foreigners
Nov. 13 2009 12:49 PMFollow the RocketsWhy Russia is the big winner in the Middle East arms race.
Music
Jan. 7 2003 1:11 PMThe Return of Mope RockNew Order, the Smiths, and the first pop trend of 2003.
Music
Dec. 13 2002 1:29 PMYour Christmas Shopping ListThe year's five best indie albums.
Music
Nov. 27 2002 5:42 PMThe Real King of RapNas is no Eminem. He's better.
Music
Nov. 8 2002 5:52 PMThe Next Radiohead?Idlewild could be tomorrow's big British rock band. Uh-oh.
Culturebox
Dec. 5 2001 11:13 AMMonsters, Inc., Inc.Pixar's quiet disdain for children.
Foreigners
April 9 2009 6:13 PMWhy Israel Will Bomb IranThe rational argument for an attack.
Music
Dec. 20 2002 2:45 PMDead Beatles for ChristmasWhy were their solo albums so awful?
Music
Dec. 6 2002 1:12 PMHelp These Boys Go Gold!Why the Vines are better than the Strokes, the Hives, and all those other Vowel Bands.
Music
Nov. 15 2002 4:11 PMKurt Cobain's Last StandThe crass, exploitative release of Nirvana's final song.
Music
Nov. 1 2002 12:40 PMThe Last DJ?What rap lost when Jam Master Jay died.
Culturebox
Sept. 23 2001 5:12 PMAmericathonFriday night with Julia, Bruce, and the rest of the gang.