Regina Schrambling

Regina Schrambling is a longtime food writer in New York who writes and blogs at both and

Aug. 28 2009 5:28 PMDon't Buy Julia Child's Mastering the Art of French CookingYou will never cook from it.
June 2 2009 11:39 AMLardAfter decades of trying, its moment is finally here.
A Fine Whine
Nov. 25 2008 4:17 PMThanksgiving? No Thanks!Why food writers secretly hate the November feast.
June 12 2007 6:56 AMSoulless FoodWhy is what's served at weddings so wretched?
Aug. 5 2009 11:35 AMThis Old StoveWhy going vintage is better than modern.
March 4 2009 7:02 AMToo Many Kiddie Cooks Spoil the BrothWhy the child foodie movement has got to go.
Nov. 19 2007 7:24 AMTurkey ShootCooking Thanksgiving dinner doesn't have to be stressful.



The Irritating Confidante

John Dickerson on Ben Bradlee’s fascinating relationship with John F. Kennedy.

My Father Invented Social Networking at a Girls’ Reform School in the 1930s

Renée Zellweger’s New Face Is Too Real

Sleater-Kinney Was Once America’s Best Rock Band

Can it be again?

The All The President’s Men Scene That Captured Ben Bradlee

Medical Examiner

Is It Better to Be a Hero Like Batman?

Or an altruist like Bruce Wayne?


Driving in Circles

The autonomous Google car may never actually happen.

The World’s Human Rights Violators Are Signatories on the World’s Human Rights Treaties

How Punctual Are Germans?

  News & Politics
Oct. 22 2014 12:44 AM We Need More Ben Bradlees His relationship with John F. Kennedy shows what’s missing from today’s Washington journalism.
Oct. 21 2014 5:57 PM Soda and Fries Have Lost Their Charm for Both Consumers and Investors
The Vault
Oct. 21 2014 2:23 PM A Data-Packed Map of American Immigration in 1903
  Double X
The XX Factor
Oct. 21 2014 3:03 PM Renée Zellweger’s New Face Is Too Real
  Slate Plus
Behind the Scenes
Oct. 21 2014 1:02 PM Where Are Slate Plus Members From? This Weird Cartogram Explains. A weird-looking cartogram of Slate Plus memberships by state.
Brow Beat
Oct. 21 2014 9:42 PM The All The President’s Men Scene That Perfectly Captured Ben Bradlee’s Genius
Oct. 21 2014 11:44 PM Driving in Circles The autonomous Google car may never actually happen.
  Health & Science
Climate Desk
Oct. 21 2014 11:53 AM Taking Research for Granted Texas Republican Lamar Smith continues his crusade against independence in science.
Sports Nut
Oct. 20 2014 5:09 PM Keepaway, on Three. Ready—Break! On his record-breaking touchdown pass, Peyton Manning couldn’t even leave the celebration to chance.