Matthew Shaer

Matthew Shaer is a writer and editor in Boston.

Gaming
Sept. 21 2007 2:11 PMCuriosity Killed the GamerThe strange allure of murdering your video game persona.
Music
Nov. 28 2006 7:26 AMDie, Pitchfork, Die!The indie music site that everyone loves to hate.
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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.