Heather Schwedel
Heather Schwedel

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

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Feb. 21 2018 3:53 PMReality Steve Rules the Bachelor InternetThe notorious Bachelor blogger on his online regimen, from inbox zero (he’s a fan) to Instagram influencers (hates ’em).
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Feb. 14 2018 9:13 PMYes, Students Tweet Mass Shootings Now. And We Ought to Watch.
Five-ring Circus
Feb. 13 2018 5:36 PMThey Dance on Ice! They Vlog! They Want to Sell You Orange Juice!What I learned by watching Maia and Alex Shibutani’s YouTube channel.
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Feb. 8 2018 2:42 PMThere Are 157 New Emojis. These Ones Are Actually Useful.
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Jan. 31 2018 5:55 AMGo Ahead, Listen to Podcasts at the DentistAnd in the spa. And in the supermarket checkout line. And while giving blood. And …
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Jan. 25 2018 2:02 PMKaty Perry’s Bitcoin Manicure May Foretell the Coming Crypto Collapse
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Jan. 22 2018 3:58 PMInstagram Is Testing a Creep Alert That Will Tell You if Someone Took a Screenshot of Your Story
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Jan. 17 2018 2:08 PMUm, Explain to Us Why the #MeToo Twitter Emoji Looks Like Lady Parts?
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Jan. 11 2018 11:23 AMThere Is No Better Metaphor for Instagram’s Shallowness Than the People Posting “Backwards Books”
Brow Beat
Jan. 7 2018 11:54 PMWhy That Winona Ryder Shampoo Commercial Stirred Up Such a Frenzy
Technology
Jan. 2 2018 4:01 PMThe Decent Human Being’s Guide to Logan PaulHis video of a dead man is even more appalling once you realize he has 15.2 million followers on YouTube.
Future Tense
Dec. 26 2017 5:55 AMWhen Alexa Becomes Part of the FamilyHow people actually use their Amazon Echos after the novelty wears off.
Technology
Dec. 19 2017 7:45 PMMerry Toyotathon to All!Unless, that is, you’re observing Honda Days.
Technology
Dec. 12 2017 1:10 PMCan the Fidget Spinner Disrupt the Dreidel?It’s 5778 and we’re about to find out!
Technology
Dec. 8 2017 2:03 PMGoogle Found a Way to Make Googling Celebrities WorseBy having them answer questions about themselves that no one was asking.
Five-ring Circus
Feb. 15 2018 6:36 PMAdam Rippon’s Costume Designer Tells AllBraden Overett on the skater’s passion for skintight mesh.
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Feb. 14 2018 5:12 PMValentine’s Day on the Internet in 2018 Looked Like Valentine’s Day at Your Elementary School Circa 1992
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Feb. 9 2018 5:07 PMA Close Reading of Teen Boss, a Magazine for “Gen Z Entrepreneurs” and a Horrifying Artifact of Our Time
Science
Feb. 6 2018 6:08 PMMutant, Self-Cloning Crayfish Are Our New Feminist #Goals
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Jan. 29 2018 1:26 PMMood: Just About AnythingWhat it means when there are as many possible #moods as there are GIFs on the internet.
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Jan. 24 2018 4:07 PMYouTube Star Logan Paul Learned a Lot in the Three Weeks He Took Off From Vlogging
Life
Jan. 18 2018 6:21 PMSorry 2018, Scrunchies Have Been “Coming Back” For Years
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Jan. 16 2018 6:02 AMTumblr’s Meme Librarian Knows Where to Find the Best Cat PicturesAnd tarot advice. And pop-punk communities. And seltzer discussion.
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Jan. 9 2018 7:00 PMThere’s Nothing Wrong With Reading Your Acceptance Speech From a PhoneEven if you’re James Franco.
Future Tense
Jan. 5 2018 4:58 PMAn App Outage Ruined My New Year’s Resolution, Because This Is How We Live Now
Technology
Dec. 27 2017 10:30 AMMomo Pixel Lives Life in 8-BitHow the creator of the viral game Hair Nah uses the internet.
Future Tense
Dec. 22 2017 1:52 PMOkCupid Is Doing Away With Usernames. But Why Is It Making Fun of Its Users in the Process?
Technology
Dec. 14 2017 4:54 PMLet’s Uber. I’ll Call a Lyft.Why conscientious consumers no longer want to use Uber, except as a verb.
Technology
Dec. 11 2017 2:42 PMNetflix Releases Rare Ratings Info to Mock Obsessive Fans of Its Own MovieWhat’s so wrong about loving A Christmas Prince?
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Dec. 7 2017 3:49 PMFacebook Is Giving the “Poke” Another ChanceWill it make any sense now?

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