Jessica Winter
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Jessica Winter is Slate’s features editor.

Slate Fare
May 21 2015 1:45 PMSlate Isn’t Too Liberal. But…What readers said about the magazine’s bias and balance.
Television
May 10 2015 9:00 PMDavid Letterman Raised MeHis subversive comedy transformed the entertainment landscape—and made me who I am today.
Brow Beat
March 31 2015 11:48 AMThe Problem Isn’t That Trevor Noah Is Offensive. The Problem Is That He’s a Giant Dope.
Culture Gabfest
March 18 2015 10:38 AMThe Culture Gabfest “America’s One Night Stand With Robin Thicke” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on the “Blurred Lines” court case, Snapchat Discover, and what makes a good title.
Slate Fare
Sept. 17 2014 9:37 AMIs Slate Too Liberal? A members-only open thread.
DoubleX Gabfest
July 24 2014 12:32 PMSo Why Is Everyone Playing Kim Kardashian: Hollywood?
Moneybox
July 16 2014 5:32 PMGraphic Designers on New Airbnb Logo: “A Paperclip, Boobs, or a Flame”
DoubleX Gabfest
June 26 2014 8:43 AMDoubleX Gabfest: The Deposed Scumbags EditionListen to Slate’s show about Terry Richardson and Dov Charney, Lana Del Rey, and freezing your eggs.
DoubleX Gabfest
June 12 2014 9:59 AMDoubleX Gabfest: The Fully Responsive EditionListen to Slate’s show about Laverne Cox, Slender Man, and dating tech guys.
The Audio Book Club
May 9 2014 11:48 AMThe Audio Book Club Visits the Dept. of SpeculationSlate’s critics debate Jenny Offill’s novel of art’s struggle with domesticity.
Culture Gabfest
March 26 2014 10:35 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Green Handshake” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Muppets Most Wanted, High Maintenance, and the evolution of tipping.
Brow Beat
March 10 2014 5:14 PMDid True Detective Let Us Down? Or Were People Watching It Wrong? We Debate.
Five-Ring Circus
Feb. 19 2014 9:48 PMThere Will Be No Tara Lipinski of the Sochi Games
Five-Ring Circus
Feb. 11 2014 12:58 PMCongratulations, NBC: You Finally Made a Tear-Jerking Segment That Isn’t Terrible
Culturebox
Feb. 4 2014 2:35 PMDon’t Listen to Woody Allen’s Biggest DefenderWhy are so many journalists lauding Robert Weide’s sleazy, passive-aggressive attack on Mia Farrow and her daughter?
Television
May 15 2015 8:11 PM“Not Some Secretary From Brooklyn”Matthew Weiner’s great subject wasn’t masculine self-invention or the advertising business or the 1960s—it was women in the workplace.
DoubleX Gabfest
April 30 2015 8:03 AMDoubleX Gabfest: The Inside Inside Amy Schumer EditionListen to Slate’s show about the new season of Comedy Central’s sketch comedy show.
Culture Gabfest
March 25 2015 10:01 AMThe “Subliminal Plagiarism” Bonus SegmentJulia, Dana, and Jessica discuss influence, plagiarism, and borrowing.
History
Sept. 29 2014 11:18 AM“It Wasn’t Just Character. It Was Circumstances.”John Swansburg and his editor Jessica Winter talk about how his history of the self-made man came to life.
DoubleX Gabfest
Aug. 21 2014 8:41 AMDoubleX Gabfest: The Daddy’s Little Princess EditionListen to Slate’s show about social media misogyny, low-wage workers’ unpredictable work hours, and benevolent sexism.
Moneybox
July 24 2014 10:21 AMThe Kim Kardashian Game Is So Good I Had to Stop Playing It
DoubleX Gabfest
July 10 2014 8:18 AMDoubleX Gabfest: The Babies, Books, and Beaches EditionListen to Slate’s show about women losing in court while gays are winning, surrogacy, and summer reading.
Slate Picks
June 13 2014 9:50 AMWhat Happened at Slate This Week?Slate’s business and technology editor shares her favorite reads of the week.
DoubleX Gabfest
May 29 2014 9:16 AMDoubleX Gabfest: The #Hashtag EditionListen to Slate’s show about #yesallwomen, paid menstrual leave, and Nasty Gal’s Sophia Amoruso.
DoubleX Gabfest
April 17 2014 9:53 AMWhy Are Men So Sure of Themselves and Women So Timid?
DoubleX Gabfest
March 20 2014 8:34 AMWhy Do Men Write This Way About Scarlett Johansson?
Five-ring Circus
Feb. 20 2014 8:29 PMThat Was ... CuriousRussia’s Adelina Sotnikova beat Yuna Kim to win figure skating gold. But did she really deserve to win?
Five-ring Circus
Feb. 19 2014 12:32 PMFrom Single to Double to TripleThe evolution of the jump in women’s figure skating, from 1936 to 2014.
Culturebox
Feb. 7 2014 1:01 PMWoody Allen and Dylan Farrow: Just the Facts
Digging deeper into Robert B. Weide’s misleading Daily Beast story. 

Culturebox
Jan. 17 2014 12:56 PMDid Woody Allen Molest His Adopted Daughter 22 Years Ago?Let’s take a break from the Hollywood tributes to him and reconsider the evidence.

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Amicus
May 25 2015 10:32 AM The “Making the Case” Transcript Read Dahlia Lithwick’s conversation with one of the lawyers who argued last months’ big gay-rights case at the Supreme Court.