Mark Peters
Mark Peters

Mark Peters writes jokes on Twitter, writes about jokes for McSweeney’s, and has a book, Bullshit: A Lexicon, coming out in October 2015.

Lexicon Valley
June 1 2015 12:49 PMClusterboinks and Clusterfornications
Brow Beat
Jan. 14 2015 8:32 AMWhy Kaitlin Olson Is the Most Underrated Performer on TV
Brow Beat
Dec. 10 2014 9:44 AMSons of Anarchy Was Either a Good Bad Show or a Bad Good Show. Maybe Both.
Brow Beat
May 19 2014 11:25 AMThe Best Zombie Story Right Now Is Not What You’re Expecting
Brow Beat
Jan. 13 2014 12:39 PMIf You Have Never Watched Archer, This Is the Episode That Will Get You Hooked
Culturebox
Sept. 25 2013 4:02 PMThe One Who Knocked FirstFrom start to finish, Breaking Bad has echoed the uncannily similar—and equally good—cop show The Shield.
Brow Beat
April 1 2015 12:53 PMAn Internet Comic About Post-Internet Life Imagines All Our Privacy Nightmares Come True
Brow Beat
Dec. 16 2014 3:15 PMThe Best—and Funniest—Christmas Comic Book Ever
Brow Beat
Oct. 31 2014 11:50 AMEvery NBA Player’s Favorite Cliché
Television
Feb. 26 2014 11:42 AMWhy NBC’s Hannibal Is Better Than The Silence of the Lambs
The Good Word
Oct. 20 2013 11:45 PMShame on EveryoneJust because you don’t like someone’s criticism doesn’t mean they’re “shaming” you.
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Education
June 30 2015 5:26 PM Slate Voice: “Bitch, I’ll Tell You Why This Sentence Construction Is So Effective” Listen to Katy Waldman read about the perfect sentence construction—and what makes it it’s so powerful.