Jody Rosen

Jody Rosen is a Slate contributor.

Brow Beat
July 20 2009 11:45 AMSpace Ain't the Place: Gil Scott-Heron's "Whitey on the Moon"
June 26 2009 11:07 AMKing MichaelThriller was Michael Jackson's masterpiece. It was also his curse.
Brow Beat
June 12 2009 9:49 AMNew York in the '70s: The Grit Wasn't So Splendid
Brow Beat
June 4 2009 3:04 PMThe Oldest Oldie, Revisited
May 19 2009 3:09 PMNeurománticoMeet the cyberpunk of reggaetón.
May 5 2009 2:04 PMDo Da Stanky LeggOdd gems from the most indie Billboard chart.
April 9 2009 6:51 PMWhen Rock Stars Read Edmund SpenserThe eight most pretentious lyrics from the new Decemberists album.
Mixing Desk
April 1 2009 2:13 PMRascal FlattsThe kings of Midwestern prom rock.
Culture Gabfest
Feb. 25 2009 1:28 PMThe Culture Gabfest, Public Disgust EditionListen to Slate's show about the week in culture.
The Music Club
Dec. 22 2008 12:19 PMThe Best Recording of 2008 Was the Oldest
The Music Club
Dec. 17 2008 11:45 AMMy Top 10 Albums and Top 25 Singles
Sept. 16 2008 6:54 AMFirst DivaCarla Bruni proves that it's possible to be too French.
Sept. 9 2008 10:17 AMThe New Outlaw in TownWhy you should listen to Jamey Johnson.
Reading List
June 7 2008 7:32 AMThe Ball Is RoundThe best soccer Web sites and books to read during the Euro 2008 tournament.
April 9 2008 1:12 PMThe Gnarls Barkley ProblemThey want to be Sly Stone. They're more like Beck.
Brow Beat
July 16 2009 5:56 PMSummer Camp: Gloriana's "Wild at Heart"
Brow Beat
June 17 2009 2:22 PMWhite and Nerdy: That Joke Isn't Funny Anymore
Brow Beat
June 8 2009 10:14 AMAnatomy of a Murder: Jay-Z's "DOA (Death of Auto-Tune)"
Brow Beat
June 2 2009 2:01 PMTea-Bagging for Dollars
Culture Gabfest
May 27 2009 1:13 PMThe Culture Gabfest, the Boo-Effing-Hoo EditionListen to Slate's show about the week in culture.
April 17 2009 11:05 AMThe Last Action HeroHow Jason Statham became the world's biggest B-movie star.
April 7 2009 2:30 PMKings of RockRun-DMC at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
Mixing Desk
March 31 2009 7:47 AMPrince's New AlbumA new protégé and a lot of love for Salma Hayek.
Jan. 15 2009 3:29 PMIt Was All a DreamHow Biggie changed hip-hop.
The Music Club
Dec. 19 2008 11:23 AMPop Stars Are Not M.I.A.
Nov. 21 2008 11:38 AMWelcome to the JumbleAxl Rose and the epically messy Chinese Democracy.
Sept. 11 2008 11:50 AMThe Pensioner's PlaylistThe 25 greatest songs about aging and mortality.
Aug. 6 2008 4:00 PMDude, You Stole My ArticleHow I investigated a suspicious alt weekly.
April 29 2008 7:46 AMBigger Than ElvisWhy the haters are wrong about Mariah Carey.
Feb. 12 2008 6:13 PMDark StarWhy Amy Winehouse is not just a celebrity train wreck.



The Juice

Ford’s Big Gamble

It’s completely transforming America’s best-selling vehicle.

Should the United States Grant Asylum to Victims of Domestic Violence?

The Apple Watch Will Make Everyone Around You Just a Little Worse Off

This Was the First Object Ever Designed

Don’t Expect Adrian Peterson to Go to Prison

In much of America, beating your kids is perfectly legal. 


How the Apple Watch Will Annoy Us

A glowing screen attached to someone else’s wrist is shinier than all but the blingiest jewels.


A Little Bit Softer Now, a Little Bit Softer Now …

The sad, gradual decline of the fade-out in popular music.

Is Everyone Going to Declare Independence if Scotland Does It? 

I Tried to Write an Honest Profile of One of Bollywood’s Biggest Stars. It Didn’t Go Well.

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Sept. 14 2014 2:37 PM When Abuse Is Not Abuse Don’t expect Adrian Peterson to go to prison. In much of America, beating your kids is perfectly legal. 
Sept. 12 2014 5:54 PM Olive Garden Has Been Committing a Culinary Crime Against Humanity
Inside Higher Ed
Sept. 13 2014 8:38 AM “You’re More Than Just a Number” Goucher College goes transcript-free in admissions.
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 12 2014 4:05 PM Life as an NFL Wife: “He's the Star. Keep Him Happy.”
  Slate Plus
Behind the Scenes
Sept. 12 2014 5:55 PM “Do You Know What Porn Is?” Conversations with Dahlia Lithwick’s 11-year-old son.
Sept. 14 2014 11:44 PM A Little Bit Softer Now, a Little Bit Softer Now … The sad, gradual decline of the fade-out in popular music.
Future Tense
Sept. 12 2014 3:53 PM We Need to Pass Legislation on Artificial Intelligence Early and Often
  Health & Science
New Scientist
Sept. 14 2014 8:38 AM Scientific Misconduct Should Be a Crime It’s as bad as fraud or theft, only potentially more dangerous.
Sports Nut
Sept. 12 2014 4:36 PM “There’s No Tolerance for That” Pete Carroll and Jim Harbaugh say they don’t abide domestic abuse. So why do the Seahawks and 49ers have a combined six players accused of violence against women?