Mark Peters

Mark Peters is a freelance writer from Chicago. He writes jokes on Twitter and writes about jokes for McSweeney’s.

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.
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.
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Dec. 19 2014 4:15 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? Staff writer Lily Hay Newman shares what stories intrigued her at the magazine this week.