L.V. Anderson
L.V. Anderson L.V. Anderson

L.V. Anderson is a Slate associate editor. 

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Dec. 7 2015 12:44 PMHow Does an Animal Behavior Specialist Work?Read what L.V. Anderson asked Victoria Wells about training abused animals and assigning them to better homes.
Brow Beat
Dec. 2 2015 2:36 PMThe Marching Band Cover of “Hello” Is Terrible, Which Is Why You Should Watch It
Brow Beat
Dec. 1 2015 12:51 PMLin-Manuel Miranda Wrote Music for a New Cantina Scene in The Force Awakens
Culturebox
Nov. 30 2015 5:57 AM“Fifty Nifty United States”How a 1960s novelty song became one of the greatest mnemonic devices of all time.
Brow Beat
Nov. 25 2015 11:39 AMThe Best Order in Which to Cook Things on Thanksgiving, in One Chart
Brow Beat
Nov. 24 2015 4:12 PMWho Was Net Guy? What’s Up With the Tiger Lady? A Mockingjay Part 2 FAQ.
Working
Nov. 19 2015 4:01 PMHow Does a Funeral Director Work?Read what L.V. Anderson asked James Donofrio about the demands of funeral work—from making arrangements abroad to taking 3 a.m. phone calls.
Slate Plus
Nov. 12 2015 10:37 AMStop Telling Me to Make My Own LunchEveryone says brown-bagging it is cheaper and healthier. They’re wrong—but it wouldn’t matter if they were right.
Brow Beat
Nov. 4 2015 3:36 PMHigh-End Sex Work Looks Very Sexy in the TV Version of Stephen Soderbergh’s The Girlfriend Experience
Brow Beat
Nov. 4 2015 10:27 AMRepublicans Say Their Debate Questions Are Unfair. Trevor Noah Proves Otherwise.
Brow Beat
Oct. 30 2015 5:38 PMBefore You Buy Any New Halloween Candy Brand, Read the “Candy Blog”
Brow Beat
Oct. 28 2015 12:33 PMGIFs Are the Ideal Format for Food Porn
Brow Beat
Oct. 23 2015 3:52 PMI Saw the Weird Music Video Joanna Newsom and P.T. Anderson Only Showed in Theaters
Slate Plus
Oct. 21 2015 2:51 PMKitchen NightmaresWhy poorly written recipes drive me nuts.
Brow Beat
Oct. 21 2015 9:51 AMMichael J. Fox and Christopher Lloyd Reunite to Learn About a Real-Life Trash-Powered Car
Working
Dec. 7 2015 10:26 AMThe “How Does a Freelance Chef Work?” EditionWhat’s the best way to cut plum tomatoes? What about an onion?
The Ladder
Dec. 2 2015 9:08 AMHow to Ask for a RaiseShould you line up another job offer first?
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Nov. 30 2015 11:40 AMThe “How Does an Animal Behavior Specialist Work?” EditionMeet the trainer trying to help dogs overcome years of abuse.
Working
Nov. 25 2015 3:40 PMHow Does the Head of HR Work?Read what L.V. Anderson asked Kevin Fanning about his experience in human resources departments—from startup companies to more hierarchical environments. 
The Drift
Nov. 25 2015 7:30 AMDown With Alarm Clocks! 
Working
Nov. 23 2015 12:09 PMThe “How Does the Head of HR Work?” EditionWhat do you get wrong about your boss, and what does your boss get wrong about you?
Working
Nov. 16 2015 12:09 PMThe “How Does a Funeral Director Work?” EditionPreparing for an overseas funeral entails a lot more than you might think.
Brow Beat
Nov. 10 2015 1:10 PMThe Pfeffermans Are More Dysfunctional Than Ever in This Teaser for Transparent’s New Season
Brow Beat
Nov. 4 2015 12:44 PMJoanna Newsom’s Live Acoustic Performance of One of Her Most Elaborate Tracks Is a Thing to Behold
Slate Plus
Nov. 2 2015 12:44 PMWhat We Really Cook for DinnerIt involves tortillas. Trader Joe’s tortillas, specifically.
Brow Beat
Oct. 28 2015 2:18 PMWatch Taylor Swift Play a Sad Acoustic Piano Version of “Out of the Woods”
Brow Beat
Oct. 27 2015 2:15 PMBilly Eichner and Jason Sudeikis Reimagined American Masculinity on Billy on the Street
Brow Beat
Oct. 22 2015 3:34 PMAdele’s New Album Drops Nov. 20—and Features Some Incredibly Banal Song Names
Brow Beat
Oct. 21 2015 11:26 AMStream the Entirety of Joanna Newsom’s Hotly Anticipated Divers—It’s Worth Your Time
Brow Beat
Oct. 20 2015 12:35 PMDo Sandwich Makers Make Smaller Sandwiches for Women Than for Men?

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