Jim Pagels

Future Tense
March 3 2014 3:33 PMDon't Mock Speed-Reading Apps. They Are Life-Changing.
Future Tense
Oct. 30 2013 5:20 PMDeath Threats on Twitter Are Meaningless. You Should Ignore Them.
Brow Beat
July 9 2013 4:02 PMThis Is the Ultimate Episode of South Park
Brow Beat
Feb. 28 2013 4:21 PMThe Decline of Modern Family
Five-Ring Circus
Aug. 3 2012 2:28 PMThe Olympic Games’ Biggest Scandal: Bronze and Silver Medalists Stand at the Same Height on the Podium
Brow Beat
July 23 2012 2:47 PMWhy Batman Had No Competition at the Box Office
Brow Beat
June 21 2012 4:53 PMDo NBA Coaches Behave Rationally When They Pull Players in Foul Trouble?
Brow Beat
May 8 2012 9:54 AMHow the Internet Has Encouraged a New Pastime Among Ballplayers
Sports Nut
April 26 2012 6:19 PMSearching for Meaning in the NBAWhich pro league has the most meaningful regular-season games? Which has the least?
Brow Beat
April 13 2012 4:22 PMSee the Mad Men Dream Sequence Clue You Missed
Brow Beat
March 21 2012 12:58 PMA Visual Guide for Storytellers: When Is It OK to Make Stuff Up?
Sports Nut
March 12 2012 6:40 AMWorse Than LaettnerThe 18 most hateable moments in Duke basketball history.
Brow Beat
Feb. 25 2012 5:03 PMSecond-Best Actor? Best Hairstyling? Our Favorite Overseas Film Awards
Brow Beat
Feb. 2 2012 8:17 AMFor Journalists Who Love Clichés, Every Day is Groundhog Day
Future Tense
Nov. 21 2013 1:13 PMThe Obnoxiousness of "If You Don't Like Me, Don't Follow Me" Tweets
Brow Beat
Aug. 22 2013 10:05 AMThe 2011 NBA Lockout Makes for a Surprisingly Good Musical
Brow Beat
June 3 2013 5:33 PMActually, This Is How You Play Monopoly
Brow Beat
Jan. 18 2013 3:28 PMFollow Friday: Michael Haneke
Five-Ring Circus
July 30 2012 2:32 PMThe Two-Gymnasts-Per-Country Rule That Eliminated Jordyn Wieber Is Totally Indefensible
Brow Beat
July 9 2012 12:15 PMYou Must Stop Binge-Watching TV
Brow Beat
June 2 2012 12:11 PMThe Mets Finally Had a No-Hitter. It Hadn't Been That Long.
Brow Beat
April 27 2012 6:03 PMCheck Your “Klouchebag” Rating: How Obnoxious Are You on Twitter?
Brow Beat
April 16 2012 10:39 AMThe Surprising Persistence of the Movie Novelization
Brow Beat
April 9 2012 4:21 PMWhy Not Send Titanic and Other Movies Back into Theaters Untouched?
Brow Beat
March 16 2012 9:30 AMRolling Stone Really, Really Likes Bruce Springsteen
Brow Beat
Feb. 27 2012 4:20 PMThe American Movies Lost at Home. Did They Do Better Overseas?
Brow Beat
Feb. 10 2012 6:36 PMWhy Do So Many People Mention The Wire in Their Online Dating Profiles?