Jeffrey Bloomer
Jeffrey Bloomer

Jeffrey Bloomer is a Slate associate editor and video producer. 

Movies
June 24 2016 2:21 PMSwiss Army ManThe farting corpse movie, and so much more.
Brow Beat
May 27 2016 12:56 PMThe Night Manager Does Not Prove Tom Hiddleston Should Be Bond. It Proves the Opposite.
Outward
April 28 2016 8:03 AMWhat Does a Queer Film Before Stonewall Look Like? Start With This Hilarious 1961 PSA.  
Video
April 11 2016 6:40 PMAre These Two Objects the Same Size or What?A handy example of the Jastrow illusion.
Brow Beat
Feb. 26 2016 3:20 PMWhy Are Goats Associated With the Devil, Like Black Phillip in The Witch?
Outward
Feb. 11 2016 3:10 PMDeadpool Was Supposed to be Pansexual. Turns Out He's Just a Gay-Baiting Joke.
Outward
Jan. 1 2016 6:40 PMAn Android Staring at Herself Naked in the Mirror Is the Gayest Thing I Saw This Year
Brow Beat
Dec. 7 2015 8:02 AMWhat’s the Best Christmas Horror Movie? A Genre Guide, From Krampus to Killer Santas.
Brow Beat
Nov. 10 2015 4:09 PMWatching Shia LaBeouf Watch His Movies Is Better Than Watching Shia LaBeouf’s Movies
Outward
Sept. 22 2015 1:45 PMHow Showgirls Became a Classic
Books
Aug. 7 2015 10:52 AMThe Oregon Trail, IRLA strange new book tells us exactly what it’s like to head West by covered wagon today. (You might fall in love with your mules.)
Brow Beat
July 31 2015 8:02 AMThe Best Movies and TV Shows Coming to Netflix in August
Brow Beat
July 1 2015 8:13 AMThe Best Movies and TV Shows Coming to Netflix in July
Science
June 10 2015 11:02 AMWhy Don’t We Just Kill All the Mosquitos?Entomologists have some bad news for you.
Brow Beat
June 1 2015 12:27 PMThe Best Movies and TV Shows Coming to Netflix in June
Outward
June 14 2016 3:56 PMParents of Slain Orlando Couple Will Honor Their Sons’ Love With a Joint Funeral
Outward
May 20 2016 10:48 AMHow the Gay Twist in Neighbors 2 Turns the “Bromance” on Its Head
Movies
April 15 2016 5:00 PMGreen RoomA thriller that starts out as a requiem for white America and ends up as something much more violent—and fun.
Brow Beat
April 8 2016 3:13 PMA Much-Loved Director Just Made His First English-Language Movie With Jesse Eisenberg
Brow Beat
Feb. 25 2016 8:02 AMWatch David Schwimmer Say “Juice” Over and Over on The People v. OJ Simpson
Brow Beat
Jan. 8 2016 3:20 PMRebooting Tales From the Crypt Is the Perfect Use of M. Night Shyamalan
Brow Beat
Dec. 15 2015 1:22 PMThis Season of Fargo Tried Too Hard to Seem Like a Coen Brothers Movie
TV Club
Nov. 13 2015 5:52 PMThe Empire Podcast, Episode 7Slate’s TV Club reviews Empire’s recovery from last week and budding family ambitions—from music aspirations to love interests.
Video
Sept. 30 2015 8:57 AMLook Who’s TalkingWhy people give their cats and dogs "human" voices.  
Brow Beat
Sept. 10 2015 9:02 AMIn Praise of M. Night Shyamalan, Comedian
Outward
July 31 2015 3:01 PMTiger Orange Proves That a Porn Star Can Carry a Feature Film
Brow Beat
July 8 2015 2:21 PMThe Dissolve Is Folding. Here Are Its Best Movie Reviews and Essays.
Outward
June 17 2015 10:17 AMHow TV News Shows Talked About Gay Marriage 25 Years Ago
Science
June 3 2015 2:22 PMIs the “July Effect” Real?What researchers say about the supposed spike in hospital deaths when new doctors start over the summer.
Science
May 29 2015 11:55 AMSan Andreas Is a CrockBut there’s a reason West Coast geologists are fixated on the “big one.”

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