Fred Kaplan

Fred Kaplan writes the "War Stories" column in "Slate" and has also written many articles on politics and culture in "The""New York Times", " The Washington Post", ""and many other publications. A former Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter for "The""Boston Globe", he is also the author of "1959", "Daydream Believers", and "The Wizards of Armageddon". He graduated from Oberlin College and has a PhD from MIT. He lives in Brooklyn with his wife, Brooke Gladstone.