Seth Stevenson
Seth Stevenson Seth Stevenson

Seth Stevenson is a frequent contributor to Slate. He is the author of Grounded: A Down to Earth Journey Around the World.

Politics
Aug. 1 2016 6:18 PMIf Sean Penn Were the Democratic NomineeImagining a world where the wackadoo candidate is in the other party.
Politics
July 28 2016 3:32 PMHow to Write a Convention Speech for Two Anxious TeenagersThe task for speechwriters is making Jensen Walcott and Jake Reed sound like Jensen Walcott and Jake Reed.
Politics
July 22 2016 10:50 AMMy Quest to Find Jeb’s Delegates at the RNCI imagined them as knights ready to do battle for their fallen hero. Here’s what I found instead.
The Slatest
July 21 2016 11:38 AMAnother Run-In With Vermin Supreme
Video
July 20 2016 4:49 PMThe Weirdest Merchandise at the Republican National ConventionFrom Hillary cereal to Trump condoms.
The Slatest
July 20 2016 12:21 PMEavesdropping on Karl Rove's Literal Elevator Pitch
The Slatest
July 18 2016 7:22 PMAt Trump’s RNC, Disloyal Swing States Sit in the Back of the Arena
The Slatest
June 30 2016 6:00 PMA Few Questions About the NRA’s First Trump Ad, Which Is All About Benghazi
Politics
June 16 2016 2:54 PM“He’s Obsessed With Menstruation”Former Apprentice crew members on their old boss, Donald Trump.
The Slatest
June 7 2016 11:05 PMThe Ceiling Above Hillary Clinton Tuesday Night Was Not Glass
TV Club Podcast
May 30 2016 4:12 PMGame of Thrones PodcastJoin our members-only TV Club to listen to a spoiler-filled discussion of Episode 6.
Politics
May 12 2016 4:57 PM“All I Can Say Is That This Is a Very Dumb Country”Checking back in with our panel of GOP voters who don’t like Trump to see where they stand today. 
Politics
May 5 2016 5:45 PMIn Search of the End of Bernie’s CampaignI went to Indiana to experience the last gasp of the Sanders run. I found something else.
Politics
April 28 2016 1:32 PMThis Election’s Speeches Have Been AwfulWe talked to a bunch of political speechwriters to find out why.
Sports Nut
April 21 2016 6:00 AMWhat They Teach You at Umpire SchoolHow to remember the rules and keep your hat from flying off while thousands of angry fans yell at you.
The Slatest
July 28 2016 9:15 PMWhy Is Everyone at the DNC Shouting? A Speechwriter Explains.
The Slatest
July 25 2016 9:46 AMWhich One of These Americans Wore the “Make America Great Again” Hat the Greatest? You Decide.
The Slatest
July 21 2016 1:54 PMCops Came to the RNC From All Across the Country
The Slatest
July 21 2016 10:51 AMI Asked GOP Conventioneers About Roger Ailes. They Were Fair, Balanced.
Video
July 20 2016 2:56 PMWatch RNC Attendees Praise Melania Trump’s Best Line**Just kidding, it’s really Winston Churchill’s.
Video
July 20 2016 1:09 AMWatch RNC Attendees Praise Melania Trump’s Finest Quotes*(*From JFK, Hillary Clinton, and Mussolini.)
The Slatest
July 14 2016 3:11 PMHillary Clinton’s Ads Are Using Trump’s Words Against Him in an Ingenious Way
TV Club Podcast
June 27 2016 1:28 PMGame of Thrones PodcastJoin our members-only TV Club to listen to a spoiler-filled discussion of Episode 10.
TV Club Podcast
June 13 2016 2:34 PMGame of Thrones PodcastJoin our members-only TV Club to listen to a spoiler-filled discussion of Episode 8.
Politics
May 31 2016 5:59 AMLibertarians Are LoonsThe only way for Gary Johnson to succeed is to leave his party behind.
The Slatest
May 17 2016 5:19 PMWhat a Pro-Hillary Super PAC Learned From the Failed GOP Effort to Stop Trump
TV Club Podcast
May 9 2016 2:05 PMGame of Thrones PodcastJoin our members-only TV Club to listen to a spoiler-filled discussion of Episode 3.
Slate Plus
May 4 2016 10:56 AMTrail MixOn the road with Bernie, Trump, and Jeb! (Remember him?)
TV Club Podcast
April 26 2016 1:03 AMGame of Thrones PodcastJoin our members-only TV Club to listen to spoiler-filled discussion of every episode.
Politics
April 13 2016 11:45 AMWhat Happened to the National Enquirer’s Ted Cruz Story?Checking in on the tabloid’s first big move of the election season.

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