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June Thomas is a Slate culture critic and editor of Outward, Slate’s LGBTQ section. Follow her on Twitter.

Tv Club
Aug. 11 2013 9:50 PMBreaking Bad, Season 5, Part 2Has Walt given everyone he knows PTSD?
Tv Club
Aug. 8 2013 7:53 AMBreaking Bad, Season 5, Part 2Anticipating the final showdown between Walt and Hank has me as excited as a kid on Christmas Eve.
The XX Factor
Aug. 2 2013 12:38 PMWhy Gay People Should Be Grateful the 2014 Olympics Are in Russia
Brow Beat
Aug. 1 2013 9:07 AMHow YouTube Helps Actors Prepare for Roles
Brow Beat
July 27 2013 3:15 PMNBC Bets on Parades, a Marathon Trivia Game, and a Hillary Clinton Biopic
Brow Beat
July 12 2013 5:48 PMYes, You Should Watch Orange Is the New Black This Weekend
Television
July 9 2013 4:14 PMMurder CityCould The Bridge do for Ciudad Juárez, Mexico, what The Wire did for Baltimore?
Culture Gabfest
July 3 2013 12:00 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Do Bert and Ernie Get It On?” EditionSlate's podcast about The New Yorker’s gay marriage cover, Pedro Almodóvar’s latest film I’m So Excited, and Showtime’s new drama Ray Donovan.
Brow Beat
June 28 2013 12:50 PMWhere Gay Men Were Treated Like Kings
Brow Beat
June 27 2013 9:30 PMHarry Potter Gets a New Cover
The XX Factor
June 26 2013 12:25 PMWhat the DOMA Decision Means to Me   
Interrogation
June 25 2013 5:43 AMStill So ExcitedPedro Almodóvar returns to comedy, but he's still angry about politics.
Culture Gabfest
June 19 2013 9:49 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Hurry Up With My Damn Croissants” EditionSlate's podcast about Kanye West’s new album Yeezus, Zack Snyder’s Superman reboot Man of Steel, and ambivalence.
The Hive
June 14 2013 7:00 AMWhat Did You Want to Be When You Were 8?Gerry Allen wanted to be a National Park ranger. It just took a while.
Brow Beat
June 13 2013 2:11 PMIt’s Not a Fallacy to Focus on Showrunners
Brow Beat
Aug. 9 2013 9:15 AMDon’t Knock Diane Kruger’s Performance on The Bridge. She’s Great.
Brow Beat
Aug. 4 2013 2:54 PMPeter Capaldi Is Your New Doctor Who
Brow Beat
Aug. 1 2013 3:59 PMMindy Kaling Rethinks “Likability” 
Brow Beat
July 30 2013 2:18 PMNew Network Targets Millennials With Gay Man’s Version of Girls (and It’s Good)
Brow Beat
July 22 2013 1:11 PMHow Orange Is the New Black Improves on the Book
Brow Beat
July 10 2013 10:56 AMTalking With Chris O’Dowd About Moone Boy, His Very Irish, Very Feminist New Sitcom
Technology
July 3 2013 12:21 PMSugar ComaCandy Crush teaches me nothing and steals my time and money. I can’t stop playing it.
Brow Beat
July 1 2013 2:44 PMEnough With the TV Antiheroes Already
Brow Beat
June 28 2013 10:49 AMThe New Yorker’s Bert and Ernie Cover Is a Terrible Way to Commemorate a Major Civil Rights Victory
The Gay Bar
June 26 2013 1:39 PMWhy Does the Stonewall Inn Matter to the Gay Community?The 1969 riots kicked off the gay-rights movement.      
Culture Gabfest
June 26 2013 10:33 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Steak All the Way Through” EditionSlate's podcast about Paula Deen and celebrity apologies, the new CBS series Under the Dome, and the decline of the humanities.
Brow Beat
June 21 2013 12:05 PMThe Unfortunate Stereotypes of Devious Maids
Brow Beat
June 14 2013 3:45 PMWhat Makes for a Great Sidekick?
Second Acts
June 14 2013 7:00 AMWhat Did You Want to Be When You Were 8?Gerry Allen wanted to be a National Park ranger. It just took a while.
Culture Gabfest
June 12 2013 12:33 PMThe Culture Gabfest Selfie Duckface EditionSlate's podcast about HBO’s hit TV series Game of Thrones, Joss Whedon’s new film Much Ado About Nothing, and the “selfie.”

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