Jodi Kantor

Jodi Kantor is a New York Times reporter and the author of The Obamas.

Slate Archives
March 20 2014 1:57 PMJodi Kantor’s Favorite Slate StoryA New York Times correspondent remembers her time at Slate.
Tv Club
Dec. 9 2002 8:51 AMRevealing Characters
Tv Club
Nov. 25 2002 8:51 AMThe Road to Salvation
Tv Club
Oct. 28 2002 8:06 AMLittle White Lies
Tv Club
Oct. 7 2002 12:48 PMAn Editor's 2 Cents
The Book Club
April 24 2002 12:25 PMSweet Revenge
The Book Club
Jan. 30 2002 12:00 PMBreast of Times
Nov. 2 2001 11:55 AMJonathan Franzen: A Defense 
Sept. 28 2001 8:30 PMAre You a Book Critic?A contest to join Slate's book-reviewing team. 
May 18 2001 8:30 PMAnne Frank, Version 20.01How is this Anne different from all other Annes?
March 2 2001 8:30 PMLivia Let DieLet her rest in one piece.
Other Magazines
Dec. 22 2000 9:30 PMFragging Colin Powell
The Week/the Spin
Jan. 7 2000 3:30 AMCuba Getting Junior
Nov. 5 1999 9:30 PM Naomi WolfAl Gore's alpha female.
The Week/the Spin
Oct. 29 1999 9:30 PMRotten Eggs
Feb. 7 2003 11:41 AMSpy Another WayJennifer Garner's scary makeover.
Tv Club
Nov. 25 2002 11:36 AMHumble Dreams
Tv Club
Nov. 4 2002 7:45 AMRules of Attraction
The Book Club
Oct. 23 2002 4:32 PMThe Brit Factor
The Book Club
April 25 2002 11:20 AMAiring Your Family's Dirty Laundry in Print: Brave, or Just Weirdly Exhibitionist?
The Book Club
April 23 2002 5:37 PMA Rich Parlor Game in Psychology and International Relations
The Book Club
Jan. 28 2002 4:14 PMBra as Liberator
Nov. 1 2001 5:50 PMJonathan Franzen: A Defense 
June 1 2001 8:30 PMSex and the GrittyWould HBO still be great without its dirty parts?
March 6 2001 9:00 PMThe Literary Critic's Shelf of ShameMoby Dick, The Scarlet Letter, and other books that professional readers skip. 
Feb. 6 2001 11:30 PMIs Survivor Rigged?Let's hope so.
Net Election
March 15 2000 3:00 AMArizonans Vote in Their Pajamas
Net Election
Dec. 8 1999 3:30 AMMirror, Mirror on the WebShould you let software decide your vote?
Net Election
Nov. 3 1999 3:30 AMObstacles to E-Voting
The Week/the Spin
Sept. 24 1999 9:00 PMVeni, Vidi, Veto




The Irritating Confidante

John Dickerson on Ben Bradlee’s fascinating relationship with John F. Kennedy.

My Father Invented Social Networking at a Girls’ Reform School in the 1930s

Renée Zellweger’s New Face Is Too Real

Sleater-Kinney Was Once America’s Best Rock Band

Can it be again?

The All The President’s Men Scene That Captured Ben Bradlee

Medical Examiner

Is It Better to Be a Hero Like Batman?

Or an altruist like Bruce Wayne?


Driving in Circles

The autonomous Google car may never actually happen.

The World’s Human Rights Violators Are Signatories on the World’s Human Rights Treaties

How Punctual Are Germans?

  News & Politics
Oct. 22 2014 12:44 AM We Need More Ben Bradlees His relationship with John F. Kennedy shows what’s missing from today’s Washington journalism.
Oct. 21 2014 5:57 PM Soda and Fries Have Lost Their Charm for Both Consumers and Investors
The Vault
Oct. 21 2014 2:23 PM A Data-Packed Map of American Immigration in 1903
  Double X
The XX Factor
Oct. 21 2014 3:03 PM Renée Zellweger’s New Face Is Too Real
  Slate Plus
Behind the Scenes
Oct. 21 2014 1:02 PM Where Are Slate Plus Members From? This Weird Cartogram Explains. A weird-looking cartogram of Slate Plus memberships by state.
Brow Beat
Oct. 21 2014 9:42 PM The All The President’s Men Scene That Perfectly Captured Ben Bradlee’s Genius
Oct. 21 2014 11:44 PM Driving in Circles The autonomous Google car may never actually happen.
  Health & Science
Climate Desk
Oct. 21 2014 11:53 AM Taking Research for Granted Texas Republican Lamar Smith continues his crusade against independence in science.
Sports Nut
Oct. 20 2014 5:09 PM Keepaway, on Three. Ready—Break! On his record-breaking touchdown pass, Peyton Manning couldn’t even leave the celebration to chance.