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Reagan, The Americans, and the Cold War

The Weisberg brothers—showrunner and Slate chief—in conversation. 

May 6 2016 1:11 PMWhich Candidate Is the Best Sweet Talker? Slate’s Political Gabfest performs a parody of what a contested convention would have looked like—using candy bars! 
Feb. 22 2016 12:37 PMBehind the Scenes at the Republican DebateJohn Dickerson takes the Political Gabfest behind the curtain.
Jan. 11 2016 3:48 PMWhat the Oregon Standoff Is Really AboutIs thinking about this protest in racial terms missing the point? The Political Gabfest discusses Oregon in an extra bonus segment.
Jan. 7 2016 4:45 PMThe Reading ListStories we liked from around the Web for the week of Jan. 4.
Dec. 25 2015 11:33 AMWhat Happened at Slate This Week?I read somber things and I read festive things.
Dec. 18 2015 1:41 PMWhat Happened at Slate This Week?Read or do not read all of these articles. There is no try.
Dec. 11 2015 12:19 PMWhat Happened at Slate This Week?Trump.
Dec. 4 2015 11:03 AMWhat Happened at Slate This Week?Why I can’t stop listening to Adele, and what I’m reading about the senseless violence in Paris, Colorado, and San Bernardino. 
Nov. 19 2015 2:43 PMThe Reading ListStories we liked from around the Web for the week of Nov. 16.
Nov. 12 2015 3:31 PMThe Reading ListStories we liked from around the Web for the week of Nov. 9.
Oct. 29 2015 11:03 AMThe Reading ListStories we liked from around the Web for the week of Oct. 26.
Oct. 9 2015 11:37 AMWhat Happened at Slate This Week?What the magazine taught me about Joe Biden, the banality of good, and fake sounds in action flicks.
May 22 2015 11:14 AMWhat Happened at Slate This Week?Assistant interactives editor Andrew Kahn on the best of Slate, from the history of slavery to Mad Men.
March 30 2015 11:32 AMThe “How Does a U.N. Official Work?” TranscriptWhat’s it like to manage the U.N.’s Ebola response? Read a transcript of Adam Davidson’s conversation with the assistant secretary-general for field support.
Jan. 14 2015 6:00 AMMy First Byline: Interning at the New Republic in 1986Watch Jacob Weisberg and William Saletan talk about the start of their journalism careers.
May 4 2016 10:56 AMTrail MixOn the road with Bernie, Trump, and Jeb! (Remember him?)
Feb. 17 2016 12:50 PMThe Nominations We Should Care About This Campaign SeasonDahlia Lithwick discusses what this presidential election means for the Supreme Court and why we should pay more attention.
Jan. 8 2016 4:21 PMWhat Happened at Slate This Week?Marie Kondo isn’t a tedious fad, Tristram Shandy isn’t a short book, and everything’s more complicated than you think. 
Dec. 31 2015 11:38 AMOur Favorite Reads of 2015Slate writers and editors pick their favorite stories from around the Web.
Dec. 24 2015 11:45 AMThe Reading ListStories we liked from around the Web for the week of Dec. 21.
Dec. 17 2015 4:12 PMThe Reading ListStories we liked from around the Web for the week of Dec. 14.
Dec. 10 2015 6:27 PMThe Reading ListStories we liked from around the Web for the week of Dec. 7.
Nov. 26 2015 9:52 AMThe Reading ListStories we liked from around the Web for the week of Nov. 23.
Nov. 13 2015 2:40 PMWhat Happened at Slate This Week?Ben Mathis-Lilley’s advice on avoiding jet lag, high court hairstyles, and the merits of 1920s monetary policy.
Oct. 30 2015 2:15 PMWhat Happened at Slate This Week?Home page editor Seth Maxon recaps a terrifying week. 
Oct. 16 2015 12:36 PMWhat Happened at Slate This Week?What Slate’s news director read when she wasn’t marshaling our coverage of the Democratic debate.
June 9 2015 2:00 PMThe Macho PrimaryWhich Republican presidential candidate is the manliest? Slate decides.
May 14 2015 9:03 AMWe Were Doing It Wrong: The Very First Political GabfestWatch Emily, John, and David review their inaugural Gabfest from 2005.
Feb. 27 2015 9:30 AMWhat Happened at Slate This Week?Josh Keating read about making music in the Anthropocene and journeyed into the heart of coding darkness.
Dec. 12 2014 4:36 PMWhat Happened at Slate This Week?Betsy Woodruff’s assessment of Slate’s #WarOnChristmas beat.

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