Lynda Obst

Lynda Obst is producer of How To Lose in a Guy in 10 Days and author of Hello, He Lied.

Dialogues
Feb. 28 2005 2:03 PMThe Post-Oscar Hangover
Dialogues
Feb. 25 2005 5:50 PMThe News From Hollywood
Movies
Feb. 29 2004 2:26 PMPrediction Time
Movies
Feb. 27 2004 2:17 PMJuicy Lost in Translation Dish!
Movies
March 24 2003 12:01 PMNo Snooze Factor After All
Movies
March 20 2003 4:53 PMHollywood at War
Culturebox
March 24 2002 10:03 PMIn Need of Uplift?
Culturebox
March 24 2002 8:06 PMPu-pu Surprises
Culturebox
March 24 2002 5:31 PMWhat Would Surprise No One
Culturebox
March 22 2002 3:51 PMThe Hollywood Scene
The Breakfast Table
Jan. 17 2000 7:51 PMDissecting the Day's News
Dialogues
Feb. 27 2005 7:49 PMWhat Hollywood Thinks
Movies
March 1 2004 1:10 PMOscar's Best and Worst
Movies
Feb. 29 2004 11:47 AMReport From Oscarville
Movies
Feb. 26 2004 2:24 PMThe Buzz From Hollywood
Movies
March 23 2003 1:56 PMMany, Many Regrets
Culturebox
March 25 2002 2:11 AMThis Is What We Do at Our Best
Culturebox
March 24 2002 9:28 PMKeeping Hope Alive
Culturebox
March 24 2002 6:16 PMSounds of Sweep
Culturebox
March 23 2002 6:23 PMParty Poop
Culturebox
Nov. 14 2001 4:28 PMTop GunsHollywood execs are ready to serve the country. But how?

TODAY IN SLATE

Politics

Talking White

Black people’s disdain for “proper English” and academic achievement is a myth.

Hong Kong’s Protesters Are Ridiculously Polite. That’s What Scares Beijing So Much.

The One Fact About Ebola That Should Calm You: It Spreads Slowly

Operation Backbone

How White Boy Rick, a legendary Detroit cocaine dealer, helped the FBI uncover brazen police corruption.

A Jaw-Dropping Political Ad Aimed at Young Women, Apparently

The XX Factor
Oct. 1 2014 4:05 PM Today in GOP Outreach to Women: You Broads Like Wedding Dresses, Right?
Music

How Even an Old Hipster Can Age Gracefully

On their new albums, Leonard Cohen, Robert Plant, and Loudon Wainwright III show three ways.

How Tattoo Parlors Became the Barber Shops of Hipster Neighborhoods

This Gargantuan Wind Farm in Wyoming Would Be the Hoover Dam of the 21st Century

Moneybox
Oct. 1 2014 8:34 AM This Gargantuan Wind Farm in Wyoming Would Be the Hoover Dam of the 21st Century To undertake a massively ambitious energy project, you don’t need the government anymore.
  News & Politics
Politics
Oct. 1 2014 7:26 PM Talking White Black people’s disdain for “proper English” and academic achievement is a myth.
  Business
Buy a Small Business
Oct. 1 2014 11:48 PM Inking the Deal Why tattoo parlors are a great small-business bet.
  Life
Outward
Oct. 1 2014 6:02 PM Facebook Relaxes Its “Real Name” Policy; Drag Queens Celebrate
  Double X
The XX Factor
Oct. 1 2014 5:11 PM Celebrity Feminist Identification Has Reached Peak Meaninglessness
  Slate Plus
Behind the Scenes
Oct. 1 2014 3:24 PM Revelry (and Business) at Mohonk Photos and highlights from Slate’s annual retreat.
  Arts
Brow Beat
Oct. 1 2014 9:39 PM Tom Cruise Dies Over and Over Again in This Edge of Tomorrow Supercut
  Technology
Future Tense
Oct. 1 2014 6:59 PM EU’s Next Digital Commissioner Thinks Keeping Nude Celeb Photos in the Cloud Is “Stupid”
  Health & Science
Science
Oct. 1 2014 4:03 PM Does the Earth Really Have a “Hum”? Yes, but probably not the one you’re thinking.
  Sports
Sports Nut
Oct. 1 2014 5:19 PM Bunt-a-Palooza! How bad was the Kansas City Royals’ bunt-all-the-time strategy in the American League wild-card game?