Olivia Merrion

Olivia Merrion is an editor who lives in the Washington, D.C. area. 

Brow Beat
Nov. 10 2014 7:54 AMPeople in Movies Telling Each Other to Snap Out of It and Pull Themselves Together
The Gist
Oct. 10 2014 9:36 AMI Have the Documents!Local news anchors offer indisputable proof they’ve read the official report.
Brow Beat
Sept. 18 2014 4:33 PMThe Top 5 Dadsplaining Moments From The Cosby Show
Brow Beat
Aug. 25 2014 1:49 PMWatch Seemingly Every College Dean From the Movies Lose It Completely
Brow Beat
July 1 2014 12:06 PMEvery Time an Orange Is the New Black Actor Was on Law & Order
The Gist
Oct. 16 2014 1:30 PMCan You Play Electric Guitar in the Tundra?Bryan Adams’ strange grudge against electricity.
Damned Spot
Sept. 30 2014 9:00 AMNow Stare. Don’t Stop.The perfect political wife’s loving gaze in campaign ads.
Video
Aug. 28 2014 2:16 PMSharknado, the Biggest Emmy Snub of Them AllA case for the best worst TV movie of the year.
Brow Beat
Aug. 18 2014 8:32 AMMusic Videos Set in Mental Hospitals: The Supercut
  Slate Plus
Working
Nov. 27 2014 12:31 PM Slate’s Working Podcast: Episode 11 Transcript Read what David Plotz asked a helicopter paramedic about his workday.