Robyn Jodlowski

Robyn Jodlowski is a contributor at Longform.

May 3 2014 6:45 AMThe Longform Guide to Cubicle CultureThe past, present, and future of the American office.
Sept. 14 2013 7:15 AMThe Longform Guide to Vladimir PutinHis supporters, his enemies, his rise to power.
June 8 2013 7:30 AMWhat a SightThe Longform guide to vision (or lack thereof)
March 23 2013 8:30 AMThe Longform Guide to MotherhoodOlder moms, surrogate moms, moms who drink, and more.
Jan. 5 2013 7:15 AMThe Longform Guide to Plastic SurgeryBreast augmentation, masks for disfigured WWI vets, and twins with cleft palates.
Sept. 22 2012 7:15 AMThe Longform Guide to Christian RockJars of Clay, Pedro the Lion, and—yes—Bob Dylan: a collection of stories about music’s most mocked genre.
Dec. 14 2013 7:15 AMForever in DebtThe Longform guide to being broke.
July 27 2013 8:15 AMSea Monkeys, Sex Toys, and GatoradeThe Longform guide to modern inventions.
May 18 2013 7:30 AMThe Longform Guide to ElephantsSix great (and often sad) stories about pachyderms
Feb. 2 2013 8:30 AMThe Longform Guide to DyingStories about near-death experiences, suicide, organ donation, and more.
Oct. 20 2012 7:15 AMThe Longform Guide to PittsburghYinz want to read some good articles?


Sports Nut

Grandmaster Clash

One of the most amazing feats in chess history just happened, and no one noticed.

The Extraordinary Amicus Brief That Attempts to Explain the Wu-Tang Clan to the Supreme Court Justices

Amazon Is Officially a Gadget Company. Here Are Its Six New Devices.

How Much Should You Loathe NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell?

Here are the facts.

Amazon Is Officially a Gadget Company


The Human Need to Find Connections in Everything

It’s the source of creativity and delusions. It can harm us more than it helps us.


How to Order Chinese Food

First, stop thinking of it as “Chinese food.”

Scotland Is Inspiring Secessionists Across America

You Shouldn’t Spank Anyone but Your Consensual Sex Partner

Sept. 17 2014 5:10 PM The Most Awkward Scenario in Which a Man Can Hold a Door for a Woman
  News & Politics
Sept. 18 2014 10:42 AM Scalia’s Liberal Streak The conservative justice’s most brilliant—and surprisingly progressive—moments on the bench.
Business Insider
Sept. 17 2014 1:36 PM Nate Silver Versus Princeton Professor: Who Has the Right Models?
The Eye
Sept. 18 2014 12:47 PM How One of the Most Prolific Known Forgers in Modern History Faked Great Works of Art
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 18 2014 12:03 PM The NFL Opines on “the Role of the Female”
  Slate Plus
Slate Fare
Sept. 17 2014 9:37 AM Is Slate Too Liberal?  A members-only open thread.
Sept. 18 2014 12:37 PM The Movies May Have Forgotten About Them, but Black Cowboys Are Thriving
Future Tense
Sept. 18 2014 12:46 PM The World Is Warming. So Why Is Antarctic Sea Ice Hitting Record Highs?
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 18 2014 7:30 AM Red and Green Ghosts Haunt the Stormy Night
Sports Nut
Sept. 15 2014 9:05 PM Giving Up on Goodell How the NFL lost the trust of its most loyal reporters.