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.

Television
Dec. 6 2016 10:21 AMWhat Digger Made of the Gilmore Girls ReunionA conversation with Chris Eigeman about the show’s four final words and more.
Politics
Nov. 11 2016 8:09 AMHow Trump Conned AmericaHe stoked his diehard supporters’ hate for the elite when he is one.
Sports Nut
Nov. 2 2016 5:49 PMIt Will Never Be This Good AgainA Red Sox fan on what it’s like to win the World Series after a very, very, very long championship drought.
Politics
Oct. 31 2016 1:41 PM“Plugging My Nose and Voting for Trump”Our panel of Trump-averse Republican voters on who they have finally decided to vote for.
Politics
Oct. 19 2016 4:02 PMHow a Rival Political Operative in 1992 Handled a Dossier on Bill Clinton’s Secret Black SonThe guy threw it in the fireplace. Today, the rumor’s on CNN.
The Slatest
Oct. 8 2016 12:53 PMApprentice Producer Mark Burnett Is Sitting on Hours of Trump Footage. Someone Should Leak That, Too.
Politics
Sept. 30 2016 5:53 PM“Two Crap Sandwiches”A conversation with conservative commentator Jonah Goldberg on why he won’t vote for Trump or Hillary.
The First 20
Sept. 19 2016 2:30 PMYesterday’s PapersSlate’s first hit feature invented the modern web, kind of.
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
Culture Gabfest
Nov. 30 2016 3:05 PMGilmore Girls’ Chris Eigeman on the Show’s ReunionThe actor joins the Culture Gabfest to talk about the show’s four final words and more.
The Slatest
Nov. 9 2016 1:55 AMReporting From the Media Pen at the Edge of the Trump Victory Party
Normal
Oct. 31 2016 3:46 PMQ-Tips Are for Losers. This Man Tackles His Earwax With a Paperclip!
Politics
Oct. 31 2016 5:53 AMAmerica, There Is a Better Way to VoteMaybe Trump’s ascendance will finally force us to see it.
Politics
Oct. 11 2016 9:55 AMWhere Trump Is Still KingHis campaign is imploding, his poll numbers diving. But at Donald Trump’s rallies, nothing has changed.
Politics
Oct. 7 2016 4:31 PMCan Trump Feel Their Pain?How the intimate setting of the town hall debate could go disastrously wrong for the GOP nominee.
The Slatest
Sept. 27 2016 12:19 AMI Watched the Presidential Debate With the Sound Off. Bugs Bunny Won.
The Slatest
Aug. 3 2016 10:41 AMAdvice for the Person Playing Donald Trump in Hillary’s Debate Prep, From “Sarah Palin”
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

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