Josh Daniel

Josh Daniel is Slate's West Coast editor.

Sept. 23 2002 6:16 PMDuck of EarleWhy Steve Earle's 9/11 album is such a flop.
Slate Fare
Jan. 10 2002 1:43 PMMySlate ReturnsWith a new name, of course.
Dec. 12 2001 12:20 PMPlot Holes: HarryPotter and the Sorcerer's StoneA guide for those who didn't read the book.
Oct. 19 2001 7:57 PMPlot Holes: Planet of the ApesWhy Tim Burton's ending makes sense.
Slate Fare
Nov. 30 2000 3:00 AMMySlate 2.0A new(er) way to read Slate, seeking a News Quiz successor, and other goings-on.
Slate Fare
Oct. 14 2000 12:00 AMWelcome to Blorple FallsAnd other local news around Slate. 
Summary Judgment
July 21 1999 3:30 AMStanley Steamed
Jan. 31 2002 3:05 PMThe Immortal Agent ScullyOne thing that won't happen in the X-Files finale.
Slate Fare
Dec. 19 2001 1:53 PMThe Best of the RestA new way to read other Web sites.
Nov. 2 2001 11:21 AMJonathan Franzen: A Defense 
Feb. 22 2001 9:00 PMYes, But Why Are the Grammys So Awful?
Slate Fare
Nov. 14 2000 3:00 AMA New Name for That Florida MessAnd no recounts allowed!
The Week/the Spin
Dec. 3 1999 9:30 PMGas Pains



More Than Scottish Pride

Scotland’s referendum isn’t about nationalism. It’s about a system that failed, and a new generation looking to take a chance on itself. 

What Charles Barkley Gets Wrong About Corporal Punishment and Black Culture

Why Greenland’s “Dark Snow” Should Worry You

Three Talented Actresses in Three Terrible New Shows

The Human Need to Find Connections in Everything

It’s the source of creativity and delusions. It can harm us more than it helps us.


Happy Constitution Day!

Too bad it’s almost certainly unconstitutional.

Is It Worth Paying Full Price for the iPhone 6 to Keep Your Unlimited Data Plan? We Crunch the Numbers.

What to Do if You Literally Get a Bug in Your Ear

  News & Politics
Sept. 17 2014 10:36 AM MacArthur Fellow Alison Bechdel Recounts Telling Her Mother About Her Best-Selling Memoir MacArthur Fellow Alison Bechdel recounts telling her mother about her best-selling memoir.
Sept. 16 2014 4:16 PM The iPhone 6 Marks a Fresh Chance for Wireless Carriers to Kill Your Unlimited Data
The Eye
Sept. 16 2014 12:20 PM These Outdoor Cat Shelters Have More Style Than the Average Home
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 15 2014 3:31 PM My Year As an Abortion Doula
  Slate Plus
Slate Fare
Sept. 17 2014 9:37 AM Is Slate Too Liberal?  A members-only open thread.
Sept. 17 2014 11:06 AM Inside the Exclusive World of Members-Only Clubs
Future Tense
Sept. 17 2014 11:14 AM How Does That Geometry Problem Make You Feel? Computer tutors that can read students’ emotions.
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 17 2014 11:18 AM A Bridge Across the Sky
Sports Nut
Sept. 15 2014 9:05 PM Giving Up on Goodell How the NFL lost the trust of its most loyal reporters.