Heather Schwedel
Heather Schwedel

Heather Schwedel is a Slate copy editor. Follow her on Twitter.

Technology
Aug. 21 2017 8:25 PMBehold, the Eclipsternet!The tweets, instagrams, and Bonnie Tyler singalongs that turned the total eclipse into a transcendant indoor experience.
Food
Aug. 13 2017 7:04 PMThe Devilish Magic of Halo TopAmerica’s gone crazy for the low-calorie ice cream. It’s an illusion of healthiness I can eat right up.
Movies
Aug. 10 2017 5:15 PMIngrid Goes West Is Like a Black Mirror Episode Set in the PresentWhat if Instagram, but too much?
Future Tense
Aug. 4 2017 6:08 PMIt Would Be Great if Celebrities Could Stop Talking About the Joys of “Unplugging”
Brow Beat
July 28 2017 10:45 AMWould Someone Please Edit the Fat Jew and Charlie Puth Out of the “Boys” Video?
The XX Factor
July 18 2017 12:25 PM8 Reasons to Believe Taylor Swift Was Inside the Box That Two Men Carried Out of Her Apartment
The XX Factor
July 5 2017 8:20 PMA Novice’s Guide to the Rob Kardashian–Blac Chyna Saga: Revenge Porn, Plastic Surgery, and Despair
The XX Factor
June 27 2017 11:36 AMThe Very Trump-ian Wedding of Steven Mnuchin and Louise Linton
The XX Factor
June 20 2017 2:07 PMIn Praise of Rough Night’s Hilarious, Empathetic Take on the Emasculated Boyfriend Trope
The XX Factor
June 6 2017 3:42 PMAnd Now to Watch Amal Conquer Supermomdom as George Clooney Descends Into Bumbling Dadhood
The XX Factor
May 31 2017 10:19 AMWhy Waxing Videos Might Be the Next Viral Frontier
The XX Factor
May 23 2017 5:40 PMAll Billy Bush Really Learned From the Access Hollywood Fiasco Is That He Wants to Be Back on TV
The XX Factor
May 16 2017 4:36 PMWhy Doesn’t Apple’s State-of-the-Art New Campus Include a Day Care?
The XX Factor
May 15 2017 5:48 PM“Baby on Board” Buttons Aren’t Enough—Pregnant Women Should Start Asking for Seats on the Subway
The XX Factor
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!
Brow Beat
Aug. 17 2017 12:37 PMI Can’t Stop Conspiracy-Theorizing About Jennifer Aniston’s Voice in This Smartwater Commercial
Medical Examiner
Aug. 11 2017 5:54 AMSearching for My Summer Sole MateI love sandals, but they make my feet ache. So I went shoe shopping with a podiatrist and learned some things about commitment.
The XX Factor
Aug. 7 2017 3:31 PMWhy Does the Anna Faris/Chris Pratt Breakup Feel So Singularly Heartbreaking?
Brow Beat
Aug. 4 2017 7:33 AMHow Does the Bachelor Franchise Come Up With Those Cheesy Date Cards? A Former Producer Reveals All.
Technology
July 26 2017 5:32 PMWho Is Jared Kushner’s Doppelgänger?Declaring his resemblance to Livia Soprano and the girl from Stranger Things isn’t just a weird Twitter thing. It’s an act of revenge.
The XX Factor
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.
The XX Factor
June 21 2017 4:05 PMYou Can Draw a Direct Line From the “Dadbod” Phenomenon to the New Ken Dolls
The XX Factor
June 13 2017 2:39 PMWhy Ivanka Trump Is So Obsessed With Making Kissy-Faces
The XX Factor
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
The XX Factor
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.
The XX Factor
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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