Michael Agger

Michael Agger is an editor at The New Yorker. Follow him on Twitter.

Aug. 12 2010 10:58 AMWhy You Aren't a Pro GolferA video slide show.
Aug. 11 2010 7:17 AMThe Dark Art of PuttingA new stat sheds light on golf's most mystical skill.
Aug. 10 2010 10:25 AMMoneygolfWill new statistics unlock the secrets of golf?
Hang Up And Listen
Aug. 9 2010 5:16 PMHang Up and Listen: The Missing Forehead EditionSlate's sports podcast on the National Scrabble Championship, A-Rod's 600th homer, golf's statistical revolution, and Friday Night Lights.
Tv Club
Aug. 9 2010 5:15 PMMad Men, Season 4Week 2: Vomiting in the Trash Can
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July 27 2010 4:14 PMMad Men, Season 4Week 1: Is the SCDP Logo in Arial?
Tv Club
July 26 2010 5:11 PMMad Men, Season 4Season 4 Preview: Will Mad Men Go to Grad School?
The Audio Book Club
July 19 2010 11:33 AMThe Audio Book Club on Imperial BedroomsOur critics discuss Bret Easton Ellis's new novel.
June 7 2010 10:05 AMThe Internet Diet Nicholas Carr is a sane guide to how it's changing us.
The Browser
April 1 2010 10:48 AMLife With iPad Do you have what it takes to own this magic and revolutionary product?
Brow Beat
Feb. 23 2010 9:57 PMSquash Trash Talk
Jan. 20 2010 7:01 AMSuch Great HeightsThe best novel ever written about the outdoor life.
Dec. 11 2009 4:40 PMiPhone TimeYour list of the best apps for kids.
Nov. 10 2009 5:44 PMIs It Wrong To Sleep With Your Sister?The winner of the Google Suggest contest.
Freaky Fortnight
Oct. 22 2009 5:03 PMFreaky FortnightWhat it's like to be back at work.
Aug. 12 2010 10:53 AMDead Solid LuckyDoes winning a golf tournament come down to skill or chance?
Tv Club
Aug. 10 2010 1:59 PMMad Men, Season 4Week 3: Will Lane Roam Joan's Hillsides?
Aug. 12 2010 10:53 AMBad LiesWhy most golf statistics whiff and how to fix them.
Tv Club
Aug. 9 2010 5:15 PMMad Men, Season 4Week 3: "I Love Deer"
Tv Club
Aug. 2 2010 5:03 PMMad Men, Season 4Week 2: Couch Sex
Tv Club
July 26 2010 5:11 PMMad Men, Season 4Week 1: Don Moves to Greenwich Village
Sports Nut
July 22 2010 2:56 PMInto the WoodsAn in-depth statistical investigation into Tiger Woods' struggles on the golf course.
Culture Gabfest
June 9 2010 11:14 AMThe Culture Gabfest, "The Girl With the Wealth of Boring Details" EditionListen to Slate's show about the week in culture.
Sports Nut
April 8 2010 5:29 PMBuddhists Don't Do Fist PumpsWill Tiger Woods maintain his vow to keep calm on the golf course?
Feb. 28 2010 6:59 AMThe Best Microbrewer of BitternessSam Lipsyte, the Wodehouse of our meritocratic world.
Brow Beat
Jan. 26 2010 12:00 PMFirst Review of the Fake iPad
Jan. 3 2010 8:11 AMThe Geek FreaksWhy Jaron Lanier rants against what the Web has become.
Nov. 30 2009 7:06 AMMother's Little HelperThe iPhone is the ultimate kid-pacification device.
Nov. 2 2009 9:36 AMAwkward SuggestionsLet's have fun with the Google search box.
The Audio Book Club
Oct. 19 2009 9:25 AMThe Audio Book Club on Nicholson BakerOur critics discuss The Anthologist.



Medical Examiner

The Most Terrifying Thing About Ebola 

The disease threatens humanity by preying on humanity.

I Bought the Huge iPhone. I’m Already Thinking of Returning It.

Scotland Is Just the Beginning. Expect More Political Earthquakes in Europe.

Students Aren’t Going to College Football Games as Much Anymore

And schools are getting worried.

Two Damn Good, Very Different Movies About Soldiers Returning From War

The XX Factor

Lifetime Didn’t Think the Steubenville Rape Case Was Dramatic Enough

So they added a little self-immolation.


Blacks Don’t Have a Corporal Punishment Problem

Americans do. But when blacks exhibit the same behaviors as others, it becomes part of a greater black pathology. 

Why a Sketch of Chelsea Manning Is Stirring Up Controversy

How Worried Should Poland, the Baltic States, and Georgia Be About a Russian Invasion?

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