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
April 26 2017 4:23 PM“It’s Been Chaos”How our panel of frustrated Republican voters view Trump’s first 100 days.
Politics
April 10 2017 2:26 PMThe Daily ShowEvery day, millions of Americans tune in to see Sean Spicer and the White House press corps face off. What are we hoping to see?
Ad Report Card
Feb. 6 2017 2:05 AMThe Best and Worst Super Bowl AdsA report card for 2017’s big game.
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
Politics
April 26 2017 4:21 PMDonald Trump Is a Terrible NegotiatorHe said dealmaking was his greatest strength. One hundred days in, let’s review.
Sports Nut
Feb. 17 2017 5:23 PM“That Was My Play!”The future of sports just might be the Screaming Eagles, a football team controlled by fans with smartphones.
Wonder Week
Dec. 18 2016 7:58 PMStevie Wonder Is My Favorite DrummerYeah, on top of everything else, that’s him on the drums.
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.

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