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.

Sports Nut
Sept. 29 2015 1:32 PMThink of the Children!The moral panic over fantasy sports betting is misguided.
Culture Gabfest
Sept. 9 2015 2:01 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Binocular G” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on #peakTV, Documentary Now, and the new Google logo.
Politics
Aug. 20 2015 2:40 PMMake Hats Great AgainA close reading of Donald Trump’s campaign merch.
Culture Gabfest
Aug. 12 2015 9:27 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Lite in August” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Wet Hot American Summer, The End of the Tour, and air conditioning.
Ad Report Card
Aug. 4 2015 6:24 PMHillary Wants to Tell You About Her MomClinton appeals to women in her first campaign spots.
Future Tense
July 7 2015 12:24 PMA U.S.-Japan Robot Duel Is Coming. Time to Rewatch a Great Transnational Bot-Battle Movie.
Dispatches
June 24 2015 7:27 PMTsarnaev SpeaksThe bomber’s unsatisfying apology.
Technology
June 15 2015 5:59 PMI Double-Apple Dare YouI tried to wear an Apple Watch without touching my iPhone. It was infuriating.
Dispatches
May 13 2015 11:04 PMGrim BusinessThe Tsarnaev jury faces a difficult decision.
Sports Nut
May 12 2015 5:48 PMCommandant Goodell’s Kangaroo CourtThe NFL’s deflategate punishment was outlandishly excessive.
Television
May 10 2015 9:00 PMYouTube Killed the Studio Audience What I learned from going to tapings of every late-night show.
Technology
April 29 2015 12:21 PMBetter Tread Than DeadCan treadmill desks save you and your colleagues from sedentary demise?
Television
April 23 2015 5:33 PMMore Like CrappyishThe new Steve Coogan series Happyish is frustrating in a particularly Showtime-y way.
Dispatches
April 21 2015 6:38 PMTsarnaev’s SmirkHas the Boston Marathon bomber shown enough remorse to escape the death sentence?
TV Club Podcast
April 7 2015 11:00 PM“Can a Show That Is One Big Flashback Really Have a Cliffhanger?” and Other Questions From Better Call Saul’s Episode 10, “Marco”Our hosts split on the show’s season finale and speculate wildly about what’s ahead in Season 2.
Brow Beat
Sept. 16 2015 8:39 AMActors Are Wicked Awful at the Boston Accent. Here’s Why.
Movies
Aug. 20 2015 3:21 PMAmerican UltraThe Jesse Eisenberg vehicle turns Jason Bourne into Jason Bong. Puff, puff, pass.
Movies
Aug. 14 2015 9:28 AMMistress AmericaNoah Baumbach’s screwball comedy is neither daffy nor dark enough.
Slate Archives
Aug. 5 2015 12:13 PMThe Slate Archives Podcast: “Extroverted Like Me” Looking back on my Paxil experience, more than 10 years later. 
DoubleX Gabfest
July 23 2015 10:18 AMDoubleX Gabfest: The Manic Panic Armpits EditionListen to Slate’s show about long, neon-colored female armpit hair.
Brow Beat
July 1 2015 8:13 AMThe Best Movies and TV Shows Coming to Netflix in July
Moneybox
June 23 2015 9:36 AMWhen Negotiating a Square Deal, Be Careful With Round Numbers
Dispatches
May 15 2015 7:43 PMGrim CarnivalThe baffling reasoning of the jury that just sentenced Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death.
Sports Nut
May 13 2015 2:42 PMThe NBA Draft Is BrokenHere’s how to fix it.
Hang Up And Listen
May 11 2015 4:42 PMHang Up and Listen: The Hours of Something Approaching Pleasure EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the Deflategate report, Bill Simmons’ departure from ESPN, and the rise of daily fantasy sports.
Anything Once
April 30 2015 3:07 AMWhat It’s Like to Hit a ManI tried boxing. It was scary how good it felt.
Dispatches
April 27 2015 8:05 PMA Smorgasbord of ExcusesThe defense tries a little of everything to save Dzhokhar Tsarnaev from the death penalty.
Technology
April 23 2015 3:15 AMNo SweatSometimes a bicycle is too big or too much work. So I tested four motorized alternatives.
Moneybox
April 20 2015 4:12 PMThe Wolf of Wall TweetA Web-reading bot made millions on the options market. It also ate this guy’s lunch.
Brow Beat
April 7 2015 1:41 PMThe Hidden Ferris Bueller Easter Egg in the Better Call Saul Finale    

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