Mark Garrison

Mark Garrison is a reporter for the public radio program Marketplace. Follow him on Twitter @GarrisonMark.

June 20 2013 5:00 PMMore Sour to YouWhy tart foods like pickles, Greek yogurt, and kombucha are sweeping America.
March 7 2012 7:18 AMGrab Me a Warm OneDon’t believe Coors and Budweiser—cold temperatures ruin good beer.
Jan. 12 2012 7:00 AMAn Invisible Woman Taught Me GermanTry this amazing and free online language course.
Dec. 21 2011 1:32 PMCould You Be a Cicerone?Take our quiz.
Sept. 21 2011 10:04 AMBeyond OktoberfestThere's more to German brewing than Munich's lagers. Five delicious styles from the rest of the country to sample this fall.
June 15 2011 6:42 AMThe Portland of the Far EastCraft beer is booming in Japan.
Dec. 12 2012 5:19 PMPint SizedHow nanobreweries—fledgling operations in garages and backyard sheds—are revolutionizing the American beer industry.
Culture Gabfest
Feb. 22 2012 11:07 AMThe Culture Gabfest, “Great Granola Showdown” EditionListen to Slate's show about Downton Abbey, the Oscar-nominated film Moneyball, and the world’s greatest granola.
Dec. 21 2011 1:38 PMBeer Me, SommelierWhy beer deserves the same kind of expertise as wine.
Oct. 27 2011 10:43 AMThe Hops CeilingWomen in craft brewing are challenging the stereotype of the brawny brewmaster.
July 27 2011 12:31 PMBeyond BacardiRum deserves more respect.


Frame Game

Hard Knocks

I was hit by a teacher in an East Texas public school. It taught me nothing.

Chief Justice John Roberts Says $1,000 Can’t Buy Influence in Congress. Looks Like He’s Wrong.

After This Merger, One Company Could Control One-Third of the Planet's Beer Sales

Hidden Messages in Corporate Logos

If You’re Outraged by the NFL, Follow This Satirical Blowhard on Twitter

Sports Nut

Giving Up on Goodell

How the NFL lost the trust of its most loyal reporters.

How Can We Investigate Potential Dangers of Fracking Without Being Alarmist?

My Year as an Abortion Doula       

  News & Politics
Sept. 15 2014 8:56 PM The Benghazi Whistleblower Who Might Have Revealed a Massive Scandal on his Poetry Blog
Sept. 15 2014 7:27 PM Could IUDs Be the Next Great Weapon in the Battle Against Poverty?
Atlas Obscura
Sept. 16 2014 8:00 AM The Wall Street Bombing: Low-Tech Terrorism in Prohibition-era New York
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 15 2014 3:31 PM My Year As an Abortion Doula
  Slate Plus
Tv Club
Sept. 15 2014 11:38 AM The Slate Doctor Who Podcast: Episode 4  A spoiler-filled discussion of "Listen."
Brow Beat
Sept. 15 2014 8:58 PM Lorde Does an Excellent Cover of Kanye West’s “Flashing Lights”
Future Tense
Sept. 16 2014 7:36 AM The Inspiration Drought Why our science fiction needs new dreams.
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 16 2014 7:30 AM A Galaxy of Tatooines
Sports Nut
Sept. 15 2014 9:05 PM Giving Up on Goodell How the NFL lost the trust of its most loyal reporters.