Heather Schwedel
Heather Schwedel

Heather Schwedel is a Slate staff writer. Follow her on Twitter.

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July 18 2017 12:25 PM8 Reasons to Believe Taylor Swift Was Inside the Box That Two Men Carried Out of Her Apartment
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July 5 2017 8:20 PMA Novice’s Guide to the Rob Kardashian–Blac Chyna Saga: Revenge Porn, Plastic Surgery, and Despair
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June 27 2017 11:36 AMThe Very Trump-ian Wedding of Steven Mnuchin and Louise Linton
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June 20 2017 2:07 PMIn Praise of Rough Night’s Hilarious, Empathetic Take on the Emasculated Boyfriend Trope
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June 6 2017 3:42 PMAnd Now to Watch Amal Conquer Supermomdom as George Clooney Descends Into Bumbling Dadhood
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May 31 2017 10:19 AMWhy Waxing Videos Might Be the Next Viral Frontier
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May 23 2017 5:40 PMAll Billy Bush Really Learned From the Access Hollywood Fiasco Is That He Wants to Be Back on TV
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May 16 2017 4:36 PMWhy Doesn’t Apple’s State-of-the-Art New Campus Include a Day Care?
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May 15 2017 5:48 PM“Baby on Board” Buttons Aren’t Enough—Pregnant Women Should Start Asking for Seats on the Subway
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May 9 2017 5:02 PMAll the Senators in the GOP Health Care Reform Group Are Men. But Don’t Worry, They’re Not Excluding Women!
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May 2 2017 5:16 PMIn a Year Full of Workplace Sexual Harassment Scandals, Enter Feeld, an App for Office Romance
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April 26 2017 10:21 AMFitness Trackers Are Poised to Become Tools for Solving Crime, Especially Against Women
Brow Beat
April 20 2017 12:15 PMEvery Single Sex Scene on Girls, Ranked by How Girls It Was
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April 18 2017 5:33 PMThe Hot New Thing in Ladies’ Footwear Is Not Fully Putting Your Foot Into the Shoe
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April 11 2017 4:32 PMWhite House Waits So Long to Plan Easter Egg Roll, Only Deplorables Remain to Fill Baskets
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July 11 2017 2:52 PMWhat Makes a Male Celebrity’s Face “Punchable”?
The Slatest
June 28 2017 3:38 PMDon’t Give Congressmen a Housing Subsidy. Make Them Live in Dorms.
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June 21 2017 4:05 PMYou Can Draw a Direct Line From the “Dadbod” Phenomenon to the New Ken Dolls
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June 13 2017 2:39 PMWhy Ivanka Trump Is So Obsessed With Making Kissy-Faces
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June 6 2017 9:35 AMHow ’90s-Vintage Bitch Magazine Survives in the Age of Trump
Brow Beat
May 25 2017 1:29 PMThe New Dirty Dancing Remake Is Dirty and Contains Dancing, but That’s Where the Similarities End
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May 22 2017 6:03 PMMelania and Her Giant Belts: A Love Story
Brow Beat
May 16 2017 7:33 AMBuzzFeed Keeps Trying to Guess My Height. What’s With the Site’s Weird New Quizzes?
Movies
May 10 2017 3:37 PMSnatchedThe perfect Mother’s Day movie for mothers and daughters with strong stomachs.
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May 8 2017 6:16 PMTiffany Trump, Future Law Student, Should Take Careful Notes in These Classes to Share With Dad
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May 1 2017 6:42 PMThe Trump Administration Is Withdrawing Obama-Era School Lunch Guidance Designed to Fight Childhood Obesity
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April 25 2017 12:20 PMThe Latest Ivanka Trump Brand Scandal Reveals the Lie at the Heart of Her “Luxury” Image
Brow Beat
April 20 2017 7:31 AMA New Show Based on Sophia Amoruso’s Life Shows How Being a Girlboss Means Having Dudely Swagger
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April 18 2017 8:15 AMDo Not Malign, but Instead Marvel at the Coachella Peacocks
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April 11 2017 12:28 PMJanelle Monáe Proposes a Sex Strike, Which Would Inevitably Be an Administrative Nightmare

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