Justin Peters
Justin Peters Justin Peters
Politics
Nov. 9 2016 3:45 PMJournalists Should Be TerrifiedA free press has rarely been so necessary. And we have every reason to believe that Trump will try to bring it to heel.
Sports Nut
Nov. 3 2016 2:10 PMI Sold Bill Murray a Beer at Wrigley FieldAnd other World Series tales from a Chicago Cubs vendor.
Sports Nut
Oct. 21 2016 12:22 PMCubs Win!How the most pessimistic fans in sports transformed into a bunch of optimists.
Hang Up And Listen
Oct. 18 2016 4:07 PMDo Happy Cubs Fans Buy More Beer?Slate’s sports podcast talks about vending at Wrigley Field during the playoffs.
Culturebox
Sept. 13 2016 1:20 PMDoes the New York Times Have a False Balance Problem?Its public editor dismisses the criticism as irrational. She should take it a lot more seriously.
Five-Ring Circus
Aug. 21 2016 4:23 PMThe Wrestling Controversy That Led a Mongolian Coach to Remove His Pants
Five-Ring Circus
Aug. 20 2016 4:02 PMOh No, a Rhythmic Gymnast Just Did a Hoop Routine to the Theme from Schindler’s List
Five-Ring Circus
Aug. 19 2016 6:16 PMDoes This Horse Have the Best Job at the Olympics?
Five-Ring Circus
Aug. 18 2016 11:23 PMUsain Bolt Just Won Another Gold, but His Best Race in Rio Was a Semifinal
Five-Ring Circus
Aug. 18 2016 3:42 PMIs American Sprinter Justin Gatlin the Biggest Jerk of the Rio Olympics?
Five-Ring Circus
Aug. 16 2016 7:25 PMAn Olympics Debate: Is Beach Volleyball Good?
Hang Up And Listen
Aug. 16 2016 2:07 PMAre We Supposed to Hate Alex Rodriguez?The Hang Up and Listen crew chats about the New York Yankees legend’s retirement.
Five-Ring Circus
Aug. 15 2016 6:15 PMWhy Did the Water in Rio’s Aquatics Center Turn Green? Here Are the Latest Theories.
Five-Ring Circus
Aug. 13 2016 9:46 AMIs Trampoline Coach the Best Job at the Olympics?
Five-Ring Circus
Aug. 12 2016 12:22 AMSimone Manuel’s Gold-Medal-Winning Reaction Was the Best Moment of the Rio Games
Anything Once
Nov. 7 2016 4:02 PMThe Only Place in Journalism Where the World Still WorksI was completely sick of election coverage. So I read nothing but trade publications.
Anything Once
Oct. 26 2016 12:30 PMHatchet JobA visit to Stumpy’s Hatchet House, the indoor ax-throwing playground I never knew I needed.
The Slatest
Oct. 20 2016 1:45 AMThe Trump Campaign Just Gave Us a Depressing Preview of What Trump TV Would Look Like
The Next 20
Sept. 29 2016 6:22 PMThe Ballad of Balloon BoySeven years ago, an incredibly stupid mystery captivated CNN. Today, thanks to cable news, Balloon Boys are everywhere.
Five-ring Circus
Aug. 22 2016 12:37 AMDo Americans Still Care About the Olympics?Ratings were way down for NBC. Is that because the U.S. is too good at winning medals?
Five-Ring Circus
Aug. 21 2016 2:14 PMOlympics Jerk Watch: The Alleged Ticket-Scalping, Butt-Showing European Sporteaucrat
Five-Ring Circus
Aug. 20 2016 1:43 PMWhat’s the Worst Olympic Sport, Marathon Swimming or Water Polo?
Five-Ring Circus
Aug. 19 2016 2:39 PMWhich Olympic Athletes Are the Best Huggers?
Five-Ring Circus
Aug. 18 2016 6:20 PMIs Ryan Lochte the Biggest Jerk of the Rio Games?
Five-Ring Circus
Aug. 17 2016 2:28 PMI’m Starting to Hate That Moment When Olympic Runners Helped Each Other to the Finish Line
Five-Ring Circus
Aug. 16 2016 4:57 PMSalt Boilers, the Rip Entry, and Tiny Towels: Everything You Need to Know About Olympic Diving
Five-Ring Circus
Aug. 15 2016 8:32 PMWayde van Niekerk Is an Amazing Athlete. Can He Be the Next Usain Bolt?
Five-Ring Circus
Aug. 14 2016 6:57 PMBest Jobs at the Olympics: Track-Cycling Electric-Bike Guy
Five-Ring Circus
Aug. 12 2016 7:46 PMWho Will Win the Simone Biles Pepperoni Pizza Sweepstakes?
Five-ring Circus
Aug. 11 2016 8:54 PMIs Russian Swimmer Yulia Efimova Really a Villain?A wag of the finger to the U.S. fans valorizing Lilly King’s self-righteousness.

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