L.V. Anderson L.V. Anderson

L.V. Anderson is a Slate assistant editor. She edits Slate's food and drink sections and writes Brow Beat's recipe column, You're Doing It Wrong. 

Brow Beat
March 6 2014 4:28 PMHow to Make Soft, Caramelized Plantains That Are Better Than Plantain Chips
Brow Beat
March 5 2014 10:44 AMAmerican Cheese-Makers: Stop Imitating Europe! Create Your Own Cheese Names.
Brow Beat
March 4 2014 2:10 PMOlive Garden’s New Logo Looks Like a Second-Grader’s Cursive Practice
Brow Beat
March 2 2014 10:41 PMEverything You Missed on the Oscars While You Were Watching True Detective
Brow Beat
Feb. 28 2014 12:16 PMWhy Is There a Hyphen in Non-Stop? Shouldn’t It Be Nonstop?
Brow Beat
Feb. 21 2014 4:20 PMSausage Made With Bacteria From Baby Poop Isn’t as Gross as It Sounds
Brow Beat
Feb. 20 2014 9:17 AMFrench Fries Aren’t The Best Kind of Fries. These Are.
Brow Beat
Feb. 13 2014 3:33 PMA Valentine’s Day Pound Cake That Symbolizes The Romance (or Enmity) in Your Relationship
The XX Factor
Feb. 10 2014 6:42 PMHandy Facebook App Tells You Whether You Are an Old Maid
Brow Beat
Feb. 4 2014 1:08 PMWatch Benedict Cumberbatch Solve a Sesame Street Mystery
Brow Beat
Feb. 3 2014 9:07 AMReminder: You Can Deep-Fry Pretty Much Any Kind of Dough
Brow Beat
Jan. 29 2014 6:50 PMExploiting Men’s Insecurity About Their Penises Is a Terrible Way to Promote Vegetarianism
Brow Beat
Jan. 27 2014 1:18 PMIs Your “Extra-Virgin” Olive Oil Really Extra-Virgin? Here’s How to Find Out.
The XX Factor
Jan. 23 2014 3:11 PMCan Popcorn Be Sexy?
Brow Beat
Jan. 22 2014 10:49 AMWhy “Real Cinnamon” Is a Bogus Term
Medical Examiner
March 5 2014 11:44 PMI’ve Consumed Hundreds of Raw Eggs and Have Never Gotten Salmonella Poisoning. Here’s Why.
Brow Beat
March 4 2014 4:03 PMIs This New York Times Headline Offensive to Chickens?
Brow Beat
March 3 2014 12:49 AMIs That Pizza They Had at the Oscars Any Good?
Brow Beat
Feb. 28 2014 4:12 PMThe Piece of Plastic the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Doesn’t Want You to See
Brow Beat
Feb. 27 2014 8:24 AMThere Is a Better Way to Eat Grapefruit
Brow Beat
Feb. 20 2014 4:55 PMPeople Really Are Trying to Make Vegetables Cool. But Not Celery. No One Cares About Celery.
Brow Beat
Feb. 18 2014 5:05 PMSpain Shouldn’t Change Its Mealtimes to Be More Like Us. We Should Change Ours.
Brow Beat
Feb. 12 2014 9:13 AMWhat Was the Deal With Graham Greene Calling Shirley Temple “a Fancy Little Piece”?
Brow Beat
Feb. 6 2014 12:25 PMHow to Make Ramen Like the Kind Served at Fancy Noodle Bars
Brow Beat
Feb. 3 2014 4:17 PMJ.K. Rowling Is Wrong. Harry Potter Should Not Have Ended Up With Hermione.
Brow Beat
Jan. 30 2014 5:24 PMWhy Chocolate Toothpaste Seems Like a Bad Idea
Brow Beat
Jan. 29 2014 9:33 AM“Frost Brewed” and “Cold Filtered” Don’t Mean Anything. Only Your Fridge Can Make Beer Cold.
Brow Beat
Jan. 27 2014 11:14 AMWhy Every New York Mayor Gets Asked About Bagels
Brow Beat
Jan. 22 2014 5:40 PMFour Ways to Make Your Quesadillas Much More Delicious
Brow Beat
Jan. 15 2014 4:48 PMLovable Jerks Refuse to Leave Local McDonald’s

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