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

L.V. Anderson is a Slate associate editor. 

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
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Nov. 4 2015 10:27 AMRepublicans Say Their Debate Questions Are Unfair. Trevor Noah Proves Otherwise.
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Oct. 30 2015 5:38 PMBefore You Buy Any New Halloween Candy Brand, Read the “Candy Blog”
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Oct. 28 2015 12:33 PMGIFs Are the Ideal Format for Food Porn
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Oct. 23 2015 3:52 PMI Saw the Weird Music Video Joanna Newsom and P.T. Anderson Only Showed in Theaters
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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
Brow Beat
Oct. 14 2015 10:34 AMDon’t Worry, There Is Absolutely No Link Between Taking Your Coffee Black and Being a Psychopath
Doublex
Oct. 9 2015 12:44 PMDo You Need a “Smart” Menstrual Cup?Kickstarter thinks you do.
Brow Beat
Oct. 7 2015 12:38 PMListen to a Pensive Track With ’80s Flourishes From the National’s Matt Berninger
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Oct. 2 2015 1:12 PMThe Mystery of Jake Gyllenhaal’s Height Just Got Deeper, Thanks to Conan
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Sept. 30 2015 11:05 AMVegan Cheese Has Gotten Way, Way Better—but Can It Fool a Cheese Lover Like Me?
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Sept. 29 2015 3:50 PMNicki Minaj’s Childhood in Queens Is Going to Be an ABC Family Sitcom
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
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Nov. 4 2015 12:44 PMJoanna Newsom’s Live Acoustic Performance of One of Her Most Elaborate Tracks Is a Thing to Behold
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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”
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Oct. 27 2015 2:15 PMBilly Eichner and Jason Sudeikis Reimagined American Masculinity on Billy on the Street
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Oct. 22 2015 3:34 PMAdele’s New Album Drops Nov. 20—and Features Some Incredibly Banal Song Names
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Oct. 21 2015 11:26 AMStream the Entirety of Joanna Newsom’s Hotly Anticipated Divers—It’s Worth Your Time
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Oct. 20 2015 12:35 PMDo Sandwich Makers Make Smaller Sandwiches for Women Than for Men?
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Oct. 9 2015 12:46 PMBikram Yoga Can’t Be Copyrighted, and Also Defeats the Purpose of Yoga
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Oct. 7 2015 6:15 PMThe New Trailer for the Victorian-Era Episode of Sherlock Is Heavy on Mood, Light on Plot
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Oct. 6 2015 11:07 AMThe New Trailer for The Good Dinosaur Features the Least Intimidating T-Rex You’ve Ever Seen
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Oct. 2 2015 11:09 AMWhat Should Matt Damon Have Done With All Those Potatoes in The Martian? Some Suggested Recipes.
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Sept. 30 2015 10:44 AMWatch Taylor Swift and Haim Do a Little Dance While Nelly Sings “Hot in Herre” on the 1989 Tour
Movies
Sept. 25 2015 9:09 AMThe InternThe gender politics of this Nancy Meyers comedy aren’t nearly as bad as the trailers suggest.

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