Staff culture writer and podcast host at MTV News. Based in New York. Former news editor at The Dissolve and weekend editor at Vanity Fair. Clips at Grantland, Vulture, Cosmopolitan, Rolling Stone, and more. Former managing editor at Chicago Sun-Times Splash. Words on pop culture, film, TV, feminism, lifestyle, and Mandy Patinkin’s facial hair. Additional clips at rachel-handler.tumblr.com.