Josh Levin Josh Levin

Josh Levin is Slate's executive editor.

The Spot
July 13 2014 6:54 PMLionel Messi Is Sad
The Spot
July 13 2014 4:05 PMLatest World Cup Head Injury Shows FIFA Really, Really Doesn’t Care About Concussions
Sports Nut
July 11 2014 2:26 PMNice Rebound!LeBron’s Cleveland announcement was everything his 2010 decision was not: sincere, heartfelt, and not on television.
Sports Nut
July 9 2014 7:52 PM“A Shameful Display of Selfishness and Betrayal”Can LeBron James forget Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert’s letter? Should he?
The Spot
July 8 2014 6:35 PMPhotos of Angry, Sad, Horrified Brazilian Soccer Fans
The Spot
July 8 2014 5:11 PMBye-Bye Brazil: No Team Has Looked This Bad at the World Cup Since Haiti in 1974
Hang Up And Listen
July 7 2014 4:49 PMThe Hype Man Behind the Biggest Contest in Competitive Eating Tells All
The Spot
July 2 2014 3:34 PMWhen Did Goalkeepers’ Gloves Get So Enormous?
The Spot
July 1 2014 6:28 PMJulian Green, Age 19, Scores Spectacular Goal in His World Cup Debut
Hang Up And Listen
June 30 2014 4:57 PMHang Up and Listen: The Soft Rock and Salary Caps EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the World Cup and how to build a basketball and baseball team. 
The Spot
June 29 2014 4:06 PMWho Mexico Has Blamed for Each of Its Six Straight Knockout Round Losses
The Spot
June 28 2014 5:46 PMShootouts Would Be So Much Better if They Were Filmed a Different Way. Here's Proof.
The Spot
June 26 2014 2:05 PMHonorary American Citizen Cristiano Ronaldo Helps Put USA Through to Knockout Round
The Spot
June 26 2014 12:45 PMThis Sad Ghana Own Goal Could Send the U.S. Through to the Knockout Round
The Spot
June 25 2014 12:01 PMAre Puma’s Mismatched Pink-and-Blue World Cup Cleats Cursed?
The Spot
July 13 2014 6:13 PMWhatta Mannschaft! Germany Wins the World Cup on a Wonder Goal by Mario Götze.
Sports Nut
July 11 2014 6:07 PMSlate Voice:Nice Rebound!”Listen to Josh Levin read his analysis of LeBron’s Cleveland announcement.
Sports Nut
July 10 2014 9:04 PMShame on You, LeBron JamesYour website is a total abomination.
The Spot
July 8 2014 9:14 PMGermany Scored Three Goals in 76 Seconds and Four Goals in Four Minutes
The Spot
July 8 2014 5:56 PMGermany Scored So Many Goals That the On-Screen Scoreboard Had to Scroll to Fit Them All
The Spot
July 7 2014 5:15 PMThe Man Who Invented Sports Television’s “Honey Shot”
The Spot
July 3 2014 12:53 PMThis GIF Shows How Tantalizingly Close the U.S. Came to Tying Belgium
The Spot
July 1 2014 7:01 PMU.S. Goalkeeper Tim Howard Was the Man of This or Any Match
The Spot
July 1 2014 6:05 PMThe U.S. Has a Wide-Open Shot for the Quarterfinals ... and Chris Wondolowski Misses
The Spot
June 30 2014 2:31 PMLuis Suárez’s Clinton-esque Biting “Apology” Is a Nonstop Semantic Thrill Ride
The Spot
June 29 2014 11:49 AMMiguel Herrera Goes Super Saiyan: An Interview with the Creator of the Greatest GIF Ever
The Slatest
June 26 2014 6:27 PMAndrew Wiggins’ Suit Has Already Won the NBA Draft
The Spot
June 26 2014 1:23 PMUh-Oh: Goal From Germany’s Thomas Müller Makes U.S. Fans Very, Very Nervous
Sports Nut
June 26 2014 12:09 AMAmerican GoatThe problem with blaming Michael Bradley for the U.S. draw against Portugal.
The Spot
June 25 2014 12:04 AMAnother World Cup Bite: Côte d'Ivoire Goalkeeper Snacks on Delicious, Delicious Turf

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