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.

May 2 2013 11:06 AMDoubleX Gabfest: The Give Your Baby a Spear EditionListen to Slate’s show about breast cancer awareness; sympathy for the Boston bombing suspect; and Nicholas Day’s new book, Baby Meets World.
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April 29 2013 1:21 AMMad Men, Season 6Don's Planet of the Apes epiphany.
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April 15 2013 8:00 PMMad Men, Season 6Trudy knew exactly what she was doing.
The Chat Room
April 8 2013 5:52 PMDon Keeps FallingWhat does the dark Mad Men premiere portend for Season 6?
DoubleX Gabfest
April 4 2013 11:22 AMDoubleX Gabfest: The Manteresting EditionSlate's DoubleX Gabfest on Buzz Bissinger, cooking memoirs, and Pinterest for dudes.
April 1 2013 11:57 AMPinterest for DudesIs it sexist to create a visual sharing site for men?
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March 28 2013 1:00 PMNashville, Season 1Rooting for Avery and a dog named Sue.
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March 18 2013 4:00 AMGuys on Girls, Season 2Did men just save the day on Girls?
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Feb. 17 2013 10:46 PMDownton Abbey, Season 3Joy! Sadness! Is this the cruelest show on television?
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Feb. 10 2013 11:00 PMDownton Abbey, Season 3Forget Matthew’s modernization scheme; they should turn Downton into a swank B&B.
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Feb. 3 2013 10:00 PMDownton Abbey, Season 3This week, the dowager countess was a caring parent rather than a zinger-delivery mechanism.
Feb. 1 2013 11:14 PMLove BytesA veteran of online dating finds he’s somewhat compatible with Dan Slater’s new book.
Jan. 28 2013 4:45 AMDon’t Have Health Insurance? Start Your Own Insurance Company!How Sara Horowitz created affordable health care benefits for freelancers.
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Jan. 23 2013 9:56 AMParenthood Season 4When one door closes, another one gets knocked on by a Braverman. 
The Chat Room
Jan. 14 2013 7:35 PMMatthew, Here Is a Random InheritanceOur Downton Abbey TV Club chats with readers about Week 2 of the PBS show.
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April 30 2013 1:17 PMMad Men, Season 6Things fall apart.
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April 22 2013 1:26 PMMad Men, Season 6Is it wrong that I’m kind of starting to like Harry Crane?
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April 9 2013 9:00 AMMad Men, Season 6Betty needs to rethink her boredom with Henry Francis, the only nice guy on Mad Men.
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April 7 2013 10:50 PMMad Men, Season 6Don would so rather be hot than cold.
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April 4 2013 5:33 AMMad Men, Season 6How will Sterling Cooper Draper contribute to the coming golden era of TV advertising?
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March 31 2013 9:45 PMGame of Thrones, Season 3Margaery Tyrell is the Princess Di of Westeros.
DoubleX Gabfest
March 21 2013 11:11 AMDoubleX Gabfest: The Office Wife EditionListen to Slate’s show about the rise of the retro wife, the Steubenville rape case, and how to find the perfect office wife.
The Browser
March 11 2013 12:00 AMMob JusticeWhy did a bunch of people on the Internet donate $700,000 to a bullied bus monitor?
Feb. 13 2013 5:11 PMI Love Your Ballot, BabyMembers of your own political party are more beautiful.
Ad Report Card
Feb. 4 2013 6:58 AMThe Best and Worst Super Bowl AdsGo Daddy is sexist, Amy Poehler is charming, and BlackBerry reminds us all why we don’t have BlackBerries.
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Feb. 2 2013 9:15 PMGuys on Girls, Season 2Will the characters on this show ever grow up?
The Audio Book Club
Feb. 1 2013 1:32 PMThe Audio Book Club on Pride and PrejudiceA special edition of our books discussion for the 200th anniversary of Jane Austen’s classic.
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Jan. 27 2013 10:00 PMDownton Abbey, Season 3Lord Grantham takes another step on the path to supervillain status.
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Jan. 20 2013 10:00 PMDownton Abbey, Season 3Why was Mary so cold to Matthew?
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Jan. 13 2013 10:14 PMDownton Abbey, Season 3Another week, another great wedding sequence.



Medical Examiner

The Most Terrifying Thing About Ebola 

The disease threatens humanity by preying on humanity.

I Bought the Huge iPhone. I’m Already Thinking of Returning It.

Scotland Is Just the Beginning. Expect More Political Earthquakes in Europe.

Students Aren’t Going to College Football Games as Much Anymore

And schools are getting worried.

160 Countries Host Marches to Demand Action on Climate Change


Blacks Don’t Have a Corporal Punishment Problem

Americans do. But when blacks exhibit the same behaviors as others, it becomes part of a greater black pathology. 

Why a Sketch of Chelsea Manning Is Stirring Up Controversy

How Worried Should Poland, the Baltic States, and Georgia Be About a Russian Invasion?

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Sept. 19 2014 1:11 PM Watch Flashes of Lightning Created in a Lab  
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Sept. 20 2014 6:30 AM The Man Making Bill Gates Richer
Sept. 20 2014 7:27 AM How Do Plants Grow Aboard the International Space Station?
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The XX Factor
Sept. 19 2014 4:58 PM Steubenville Gets the Lifetime Treatment (And a Cheerleader Erupts Into Flames)
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Sept. 21 2014 1:15 PM The Slate Doctor Who Podcast: Episode 5  A spoiler-filled discussion of "Time Heist."
Brow Beat
Sept. 21 2014 2:00 PM Colin Farrell Will Star in True Detective’s Second Season
Future Tense
Sept. 19 2014 6:31 PM The One Big Problem With the Enormous New iPhone
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Bad Astronomy
Sept. 21 2014 8:00 AM An Astronaut’s Guided Video Tour of Earth
Sports Nut
Sept. 18 2014 11:42 AM Grandmaster Clash One of the most amazing feats in chess history just happened, and no one noticed.