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Why Each Character on OITNB is Serving Time

Why Each Character on OITNB is Serving Time

Orange Is the New Black returns to Netflix on Friday for its third season. Before you spend the weekend trying to bingewatch and outrun Internet spoilers, get a ...

3 лет назад
How to Tell If Any Singer Is Lip-Syncing

How to Tell If Any Singer Is Lip-Syncing

You just have to know where to look. Written by Aisha Harris. Edited by Scott McGhee.

9 месяцев назад
The Dowager Countess’ Finest Burns on Downton Abbey

The Dowager Countess’ Finest Burns on Downton Abbey

As Americans enjoy the final episodes of Downton Abbey on PBS, it may prove especially difficult to depart with one character. What will we do without the ...

3 лет назад
The Many Voices of Meryl Streep

The Many Voices of Meryl Streep

For her latest film role, Meryl Streep perfectly mimics TV chef Julia Childs unique patter. Its just the latest of many accents Streep has mastered over her long ...

9 лет назад
Which

Which "Blade Runner" Cut Should I Watch? A Visual Explainer.

Fans and newcomers alike have faced an enduring question about Ridley Scott's 1982 original: Which version of Blade Runner should I watch? Which one is ...

1 лет назад
Political Kombat '12: Obama vs Romney

Political Kombat '12: Obama vs Romney

President Obama faces off against his mortal enemy Mitt Romney. Created by Taige Jensen and Andrew Bouvé Music - Dubmood & Zabutom President ...

6 лет назад
Explainer: How Many Megabytes Does Your Brain Hold?

Explainer: How Many Megabytes Does Your Brain Hold?

In its latest cross-border taunts, , North Korea's state-run media has called South Korean President Lee Myung-bak an "underwit with 2MB of knowledge.

6 лет назад
Political Kombat '12: Romney Vs. Cain and Santorum

Political Kombat '12: Romney Vs. Cain and Santorum

Mitt Romney goes toe to toe versus his GOP rivals Herman Cain and Rick Santorum. Who will be the nominee? Created by Taige Jensen and Andrew Bouvé ...

6 лет назад
How Hollywood Gets Nietzsche Wrong

How Hollywood Gets Nietzsche Wrong

How Nietzsche became the most absurdly bastardized philosopher in Hollywood.

2 лет назад
Political Kombat '12: Obama Vs. Trump

Political Kombat '12: Obama Vs. Trump

In the latest episode of our Political Kombat '12, we pit the president against one of his most relentless antagonists, Donald Trump. Created by Taige Jensen and ...

6 лет назад
The Harry Potter Movies in Six Minutes

The Harry Potter Movies in Six Minutes

As the eighth and final Harry Potter movie hits theaters, Slate V offers a Cliffapos;s Notes video of the first seven.

7 лет назад
Robot Soccer Goes Big Time

Robot Soccer Goes Big Time

As the Euro 2012 and this year's RoboCup unfold, we imagine what soccer played by robots might be like if one of the world's most excitable announcing pairs, ...

6 лет назад
How Emoji Get Lost in Translation on Different Devices

How Emoji Get Lost in Translation on Different Devices

As more people of all ages, devices, and tech savvy adopt emojis in their texts and online messages, we must address a problem few seem to realize: Emojis ...

3 лет назад
The Warriors Best Comebacks

The Warriors Best Comebacks

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How to Make Tofu as Crispy as at Your Favorite Restaurant

How to Make Tofu as Crispy as at Your Favorite Restaurant

Have you ever had an amazing tofu dish at a restaurant—bean curd and broccoli from an Americanized Chinese food joint, or green curry with tofu at a Thai ...

4 лет назад
A Brief History of Fat, and Why We Hate It

A Brief History of Fat, and Why We Hate It

Fat is a complex organ, as essential as the heart or liver. Why do we hate it? Produced by the Science Communication Lab.

9 месяцев назад
Tichina Arnold on Her Favorite Moments on 'Martin'

Tichina Arnold on Her Favorite Moments on 'Martin'

Tichina Arnold currently stars as Cassie, the mother of an up-and-coming NBA star on the acclaimed Starz series Survivor's Remorse (which returns for Season ...

2 лет назад
Cricket for Americans

Cricket for Americans

A guide to the completely simple, totally not confusing sport.

4 лет назад
What Happens If You're Bitten By a Black Widow

What Happens If You're Bitten By a Black Widow

The black widow, found throughout the world's temperate and tropical regions, is indeed the most venomous spider in North America—but the notorious black ...

4 лет назад
How Offside Works in Soccer

How Offside Works in Soccer

Everything you need to know about offside at the World Cup in two minutes.

2 лет назад
How a Drag Queen Pulls Off the Perfect Lip Sync

How a Drag Queen Pulls Off the Perfect Lip Sync

I get away with some of the sh–tiest offbeat dancing in America.” —Miz Cracker The final episode of Slate's How to Watch Drag with Miz Cracker. See them all ...

4 месяцев назад
The Hidden Formula Behind Almost Every Joke on Late Night

The Hidden Formula Behind Almost Every Joke on Late Night

When you have to write more than 100 topical jokes each day, there's no time to wait for inspiration to strike. You need a reliable algorithm. Most late-night jokes ...

8 месяцев назад
#EmptyCupAwards: Why Do Characters Always Drink From Empty Cups?

#EmptyCupAwards: Why Do Characters Always Drink From Empty Cups?

There are moments when the “realism” of television breaks down: when framed photographs are poorly photoshopped, when video chats are unrealistically ...

2 лет назад
How Drag Queens Use Makeup to Transform Their Faces and Your Viewing Experience

How Drag Queens Use Makeup to Transform Their Faces and Your Viewing Experience

When you think about drag, many elements come to mind: the wigs, the makeup, the dancing, the lip sync, the jokes. But even a seasoned spectator might not ...

5 месяцев назад
Interstellar in 6 Different Screening Formats! Which to See?

Interstellar in 6 Different Screening Formats! Which to See?

Interstellar is playing this weekend in six different formats, including IMAX 70mm, 70mm, the IMAX Experience, 35mm, 4K digital, and 2K digital. Which one ...

4 лет назад
The College Football Playoffs Explained

The College Football Playoffs Explained

The BCS is dead. Here's everything you need to know about the new college football playoff.

4 лет назад
How a Drag Queen Tells the Perfect Joke

How a Drag Queen Tells the Perfect Joke

When you think about drag, many elements come to mind: the makeup, the wigs, the dancing, the lip sync, the jokes. But even a seasoned spectator might not ...

4 месяцев назад

"Barbie on Bath Salts": How a Drag Queen's Wig Defines Her Persona

When you think about drag, many elements come to mind: the makeup, the wigs, the dancing, the lip sync, the jokes. But even a seasoned spectator might not ...

5 месяцев назад
The Military Tuck

The Military Tuck

While you may struggle to fold a fitted sheet your entire life, there's no need to wrestle sloppy shirttails any longer. The video above demonstrates the military ...

3 лет назад
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