Tyler Lopez

Tyler Lopez is a writer living in Washington, D.C. Follow him on Twitter.

Sept. 18 2014 4:15 PMWhy a Sketch of Chelsea Manning Is Stirring Up Controversy
Future Tense
Aug. 4 2014 1:43 PMSex Offender Arrested After Google Allegedly Spots Child Porn in His Email
July 22 2014 4:12 PMThis New Plane Seat Looks Horrifying. It’s Also a Great Idea.
July 16 2014 1:11 PMGay Major Leaguer Glenn Burke Deserves More Than a Press Conference
June 17 2014 9:00 AMCrying #Pinkwashing Insults Gays and Hurts Palestinians
June 9 2014 12:03 PMBaseball Has an Amazing Gay History. It’s Time to Recognize It.
Future Tense
May 27 2014 6:12 PMMark Zuckerberg Called to Testify in Iranian Court
History of Innovation
May 20 2014 11:07 AMForget the Dos Equis GuyThis man sued the pope, made a movie with Steven Spielberg, advised Indira Gandhi, and invented the banana slicer.
April 23 2014 2:33 PMSouthern Baptists Held a Conference on Sexuality. Every Speaker Was Straight.
Future Tense
April 9 2014 4:13 PMNavigation Without Representation: D.C.’s DMV Prepares for Self-Driving Cars
April 4 2014 10:17 AMWe Shouldn’t Forgive Brendan Eich for His Homophobic Past—Yet
March 20 2014 3:05 PMHow Franklin Graham Hijacked His Father’s Brand to Preach Homophobia
March 14 2014 6:35 PMSponsors Flee Boston’s Homophobic St. Patrick’s Day Parade
Future Tense
March 6 2014 4:57 PMU.K.’s “War on Porn” Leader Arrested on Allegations Related to Child Porn
March 5 2014 3:30 PMDoes Pope Francis Support Gay Civil Unions?
Future Tense
Aug. 15 2014 12:15 PMPro Sports Leagues Cracking Down on Videos Shot From the Stands
Future Tense
Aug. 1 2014 3:47 PMU.K. Is Coming Around to Google’s Side on Right to Be Forgotten
July 22 2014 11:05 AMTony Dungy’s Comments About Michael Sam Are Homophobia, Defined
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June 27 2014 9:03 AMOne of Google’s Least Heralded Features May Change Your Summer
June 12 2014 5:13 PMThe Southern Baptist Convention Is Changing the Way It Condemns LGBTQ People
June 5 2014 4:13 PMWith Gay Fans, Major League Baseball Strikes Out Looking
Future Tense
May 22 2014 11:58 AMNetflix Glitch Mashes Up Plot Summaries, and the Results are Amazing
Future Tense
May 14 2014 9:02 AMNo, Driverless Cars Won’t “Choose” to Kill You
April 21 2014 5:33 PMThe Firing of a Popular Police Chief Shows What Can Happen When a New Boss Is Homophobic.
April 4 2014 2:12 PMBathroom Selfies for Human Rights: D.C.’s Awesome New Twitter Campaign for Trans-Inclusivity
March 28 2014 3:29 PMCan Faith-Based Charities Afford to Discriminate Against Gays?
March 20 2014 11:35 AMHow Should Gays Eulogize Fred Phelps?
Future Tense
March 12 2014 10:09 AMFilters Mislabel Republican Women’s Group, Border Terrier Club Websites as Porn
March 5 2014 3:54 PMWhy Doesn’t Boston’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade Allow Gay Groups to March?
Feb. 14 2014 1:40 AMThe Simple Justice of Marriage Equality in Virginia



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.

Two Damn Good, Very Different Movies About Soldiers Returning From War

The XX Factor

Lifetime Didn’t Think the Steubenville Rape Case Was Dramatic Enough

So they added a little self-immolation.


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 11:33 AM Planned Parenthood Is About to Make It a Lot Easier to Get Birth Control
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Sept. 19 2014 12:00 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? The Slatest editor tells us to read well-informed skepticism, media criticism, and more.
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Sept. 20 2014 3:21 PM “The More You Know (About Black People)” Uses Very Funny PSAs to Condemn Black Stereotypes
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Sept. 19 2014 5:03 PM White House Chief Information Officer Will Run U.S. Ebola Response
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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.