Josh Levin Josh Levin

Josh Levin is Slate's executive editor.

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
June 23 2014 8:56 PMMiguel Herrera Is the Most GIF-Worthy Man at the World Cup, Perhaps on Earth
The Spot
June 17 2014 6:11 PMThe Many Faces of Clint Dempsey
Sports Nut
June 16 2014 6:59 PMThe Disease of LessWhy are we praising the Spurs’ stars for taking smaller salaries?
Hang Up And Listen
June 9 2014 5:10 PMHang Up and Listen: The Boring Plus Time Equals Consistency EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the NBA Finals, California Chrome’s Triple Crown bid, and Delonte West.
Sports Nut
June 4 2014 1:19 PM“I Didn’t Really Know What the Story Would Be Until I Did”David Haglund and his editor Josh Levin talk about reporting his longform story on Delonte West.
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
The Spot
June 19 2014 5:24 PMWayne Rooney Finally Ended His World Cup Scoring Drought. England Still Lost.
The Spot
June 16 2014 10:26 PMThis Is the Best Reaction to the United States' World Cup Game-Winner
Hang Up And Listen
June 16 2014 4:41 PMHang Up and Listen: The San Antonio Is Beautiful EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the Spurs’ NBA Finals win, the opening of the World Cup, and O’Bannon v. NCAA.  
Sports Nut
June 6 2014 9:19 AMWhat Happened at Slate This Week?Slate’s executive editor and Hang Up and Listen host on basketball, math, The Simpsons, and the sexiest pop hit of 1909.
Hang Up And Listen
June 2 2014 6:07 PMWhat’s It Like to Coach During a Revolution? Bob Bradley Can Tell You.




Don’t Worry, Obama Isn’t Sending U.S. Troops to Fight ISIS

But the next president might. 

The Extraordinary Amicus Brief That Attempts to Explain the Wu-Tang Clan to the Supreme Court Justices

Amazon Is Officially a Gadget Company. Here Are Its Six New Devices.

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.

How Much Should You Loathe NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell?

Here are the facts.

Altered State

The Plight of the Pre-Legalization Marijuana Offender

What should happen to weed users and dealers busted before the stuff was legal?

Surprise! The Women Hired to Fix the NFL Think the NFL Is Just Great.

You Shouldn’t Spank Anyone but Your Consensual Sex Partner

Sept. 17 2014 5:10 PM The Most Awkward Scenario in Which a Man Can Hold a Door for a Woman
  News & Politics
Sept. 18 2014 8:58 AM Does this Colorado Poll Show Latino Voters Bailing on the 2014 Election?
Business Insider
Sept. 17 2014 1:36 PM Nate Silver Versus Princeton Professor: Who Has the Right Models?
The Vault
Sept. 18 2014 9:57 AM "The Sun Never Sets Upon the British Empire," Explained in GIF by an Old Children's Toy
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 17 2014 6:14 PM Today in Gender Gaps: Biking
  Slate Plus
Slate Fare
Sept. 17 2014 9:37 AM Is Slate Too Liberal?  A members-only open thread.
Sept. 18 2014 8:53 AM The Other Huxtable Effect Thirty years ago, The Cosby Show gave us one of TV’s great feminists.
Future Tense
Sept. 17 2014 9:00 PM Amazon Is Now a Gadget Company
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 18 2014 7:30 AM Red and Green Ghosts Haunt the Stormy Night
Sports Nut
Sept. 17 2014 3:51 PM NFL Jerk Watch: Roger Goodell How much should you loathe the pro football commissioner?