Robert Lipsyte
Robert Lipsyte

Robert Lipsyte, a former New York Times sports and city columnist, is author of the new memoir An Accidental Sportswriter.

Sports Nut
Dec. 4 2012 9:48 PMThe Shill Becomes a JournalistIn speaking up for gun control after the Jovan Belcher murder-suicide, Bob Costas finally took advantage of his pulpit.
Sports Nut
June 1 2011 10:15 AMInside the Church of SportsA new history of ESPN shows how one religion got its start.
Sports Nut
Nov. 9 2011 10:08 PMNot the GreatestJoe Frazier was a true gladiator, but he’ll always be remembered as Muhammad Ali’s foil.
  Slate Plus
TV Club
April 21 2015 1:49 PM Mad Men Zinger of the Week: “The Forecast” Slate’s TV Club writers pick their favorite Mad Men lines of the episode. 
  Health & Science
Science
April 21 2015 12:39 PM Dismissing Darwin Records show teachers and school board members conspiring to teach creationism in public school science class.