John Swansburg
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John Swansburg is Slate's deputy editor.

TV Club
April 17 2012 1:00 PMMad Men, Season 5Pete's now the man in the gray flannel suit.
TV Club
April 16 2012 12:54 AMMad Men, Season 5Blood in the conference room!
Culturebox
April 12 2012 1:42 PMMagic/BirdDoes the NBA’s greatest rivalry make for compelling Broadway drama?
TV Club
April 9 2012 2:39 PMMad Men, Season 5Why this episode was a dud.
The Chat Room
April 2 2012 3:47 PMDon Draper DirectsJohn Swansburg chats with readers about Mad Men and Jon Hamm’s directing prowess.
Culture Gabfest
March 28 2012 2:28 PMThe Culture Gabfest, “Money in the Envelope” EditionListen to Slate's show about the new season of Mad Men, the jungles of New Orleans, and the cashless society.
The Chat Room
March 26 2012 5:10 PMHumming Along to “Zou Bisou Bisou”Our Mad Men TV Club chats with readers about the show’s season premiere.
TV Club
March 22 2012 10:30 AMMad Men, Season 5All hail the new season of Mad Men! If only I could remember the last season of Mad Men.
Culturebox
March 15 2012 9:50 AMThe Dirt Bags of the Patagonia Catalog
Culture Gabfest
March 14 2012 12:17 PMThe Culture Gabfest, “Wild Oversimplification” EditionListen to Slate's show about Kony 2012, Game Change, and Werner Herzog’s On Death Row.
Sports Nut
Feb. 3 2012 7:05 AMBeli-chic: Is Bill Belichick Quietly the NFL’s Best Dressed Coach?
Culture Gabfest
Nov. 30 2011 12:29 PMThe Culture Gabfest, “Don We Now Our Gay Apparel” EditionListen to Slate's show about The Muppets, home decor, and Christmas carols.
The XX Factor
Aug. 2 2011 9:09 AMWhy Were the Producers of "The Bachelorette" So Cruel to Ashley Hebert?
Well-traveled
July 14 2011 4:36 PMMalta’s Unhappy Visitors
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July 13 2011 4:52 PMHarry Potter VirginsTwo muggles who have never read a page of J.K. Rowling watch the last movie.
The Chat Room
April 16 2012 5:09 PMIs Pete Campbell Doomed? John Swansburg chats with readers about Pete finally getting what’s coming to him.
Brow Beat
April 15 2012 11:00 PMWhat a Bunch of Guys Think About the New HBO Series Girls
TV Club
April 10 2012 2:52 PMMad Men, Season 5No matter what David Simon says, recapping Mad Men is worth it.
TV Club
April 3 2012 1:11 PMMad Men, Season 5Daughters and fathers, fathers and sons.
TV Club
April 2 2012 9:20 AMMad Men, Season 5Has Don become too square?
TV Club
March 26 2012 6:05 PMMad Men, Season 5Roger Sterling probably never realized black people read the Times.
TV Club
March 25 2012 11:00 PMMad Men, Season 5“Zou Bisou Bisou”!
Interrogation
March 21 2012 11:37 AMA Conversation With Matthew WeinerThe Mad Men master talks about Peggy’s evolution, Betty the bad mom, and Flashdance.
Fashion
March 15 2012 7:00 AMWhere Fashion Is the F-WordPatagonia makes gear for demanding climbers and itinerant surfers. How’d it catch on with the rest of us?
The Chat Room
Feb. 6 2012 7:47 PMBeckham’s Bod and Clint’s PoliticsSlate staffers chat with readers about this year’s Super Bowl commercials.
Brow Beat
Jan. 20 2012 1:29 PMThe Charming Twitter Bot Devoted to a Single Grammatical Error
Brow Beat
Aug. 18 2011 1:46 PMJay-Z and Kanye: The Early Years
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July 28 2011 2:32 PMShould You See Crazy, Stupid, Love?An IM debate.
Well-traveled
July 13 2011 6:43 PMThe Mysteries of Ancient Malta
Well-traveled
July 12 2011 2:33 PMA Boozy Maltese Easter

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