Derreck Johnson
Derreck Johnson

Derreck Johnson is a Slate Web designer.

Travel Explainer
Aug. 24 2015 5:56 AMCharge It to My Room!How do hotels guard against abuse of the room charging system?
Weddings
June 15 2015 4:00 PM“A Modest Affair in Which I Will Entertain 100 or So People”Two future Slate grooms debate the importance of wedding planning.
Brow Beat
March 19 2015 9:15 AMLast Night’s Empire Catfight Felt Like a Callback to This Classic Soap Opera Scene
Gallery
Dec. 29 2014 4:05 PMThe Best Slate Covers of 2014Slate’s designers make their selection from the home page top shelf.
Behind the Scenes
Sept. 4 2014 11:22 AMMeet Derreck JohnsonEleven questions with Slate’s Web designer.
Slate Picks
Aug. 13 2014 7:31 AMSongs That Make Slate NostalgicA roundup of the music from high school that staffers still love.
Brow Beat
July 17 2014 2:58 PMWatch a 19-Year-Old Kanye West Freestyle in a Record Store
Brow Beat
May 18 2014 9:49 AMYou Should Be Listening to Vic Mensa
Brow Beat
Feb. 21 2014 5:06 PMBefore Woody Harrelson Was a True Detective, He Was Manly Moondog
Brow Beat
Nov. 14 2013 1:27 PMSpike Lee and Tyler Perry to Make a Movie Together? Yes, and We Have the Poster.
Brow Beat
July 1 2015 4:45 PMKendrick Lamar’s “Alright” Video Is a Moving Portrait of Perseverance
Brow Beat
April 15 2015 8:02 AMIf Taboo Says You Can’t Say “Sing,” Can You Say “Song”? 
Technology
Dec. 30 2014 9:56 AMI Still Use an AOL Email AccountAnd I’m (mostly) proud of it.
Sports Nut
Dec. 21 2014 11:52 PMRonald Reagan Is Kobe BryantThe best NBA analogues for George Washington, Warren G. Harding, Barack Obama, and every other president.
Brow Beat
Aug. 20 2014 3:27 PMAction Bronson’s Wonderfully Ridiculous New Music Video Is One of the Best of the Year
Slate Picks
July 31 2014 12:54 PMListen to Our July Music RoundupOur official monthly Spotify playlist exclusively for Slate Plus members.
Brow Beat
June 12 2014 2:48 PMWhat I Thought of When I Heard That Ruby Dee Had Died
Brow Beat
March 26 2014 7:57 PMMore Free Music From De La Soul
Brow Beat
Dec. 10 2013 2:16 PMWho Is Hiding the Dirtiest Secrets on Scandal?
Brow Beat
Oct. 10 2013 4:06 PMBanksy’s New York Project Took a Very Brooklyn Turn Today
  Slate Plus
Slate Plus
Aug. 28 2015 12:31 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? International affairs writer Joshua Keating on what to read to understand the apparently permanent slowdown of the Chinese economy.