Podcasts
Podcasts
The Checkup
May 11 2015 9:49 AMThe Checkup: Power to the PatientSlate and WBUR’s health podcast offers up three ways to take charge of your health care and medical data.
Slate Money
May 9 2015 2:02 AMThe Shaking Things Up EditionSlate Money asks: How bad are U.S. airports, what just happened in the U.K. election, and what exactly are Elizabeth Warren and David Vitter trying to do to the Fed?
Political Gabfest
May 8 2015 11:53 AMThe “Je Suis Pam Geller” EditionListen to Slate’s show about Pamela Geller’s Muslim-baiting “Draw Muhammad” event, the unlikely diversity of the GOP presidential field, and the Jade Helm 15 conspiracy.
The Audio Book Club
May 8 2015 10:58 AMThe Audio Book Club Flies With H Is for HawkSlate critics debate Helen MacDonald’s shape-shifting grief memoir.
The Gist
May 7 2015 7:09 PMHe’s Not God, but He Plays Him on TwitterThe man upstairs takes time out from his busy online life to dish about his Broadway show, Jon Stewart, and his day job as a comedy writer.
The Gist
May 6 2015 9:35 PMThe Podcast Fight Takes Its Troll Guest host Zoe Chace of This American Life on the battle for podcasting’s origin story.
Culture Gabfest
May 6 2015 2:20 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Stupid and Contagious” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck, boxing, and dad bod. 
The Moment
May 5 2015 9:30 AMTim Ferriss on Fighting, Learning, and Making the Medical System Work for YouThe author of The 4-Hour Workweek reflects on one of the most challenging years of his life.
Hang Up And Listen
May 4 2015 4:49 PMHang Up and Listen: The Snooze of the Century EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Mayweather-Pacquiao, Spurs-Clippers, and “character issues” in the NFL draft.
Lexicon Valley
May 4 2015 11:14 AMAttention Southerners: Here’s Why You Love SeersuckerListen to Slate’s show about a well-traveled fabric, featuring lexicographer Ben Zimmer.
Amicus
May 2 2015 10:02 AMWhat Was It Like to Argue the Most Anticipated Case of the Supreme Court Term?
The Gist
May 1 2015 7:26 PMArtie Lange Is a Stand Up GuyThe Howard Stern Show alumnus explains why the best comedians always own up to their mistakes.
Live at Politics & Prose
May 1 2015 10:04 AMMeghan Daum Discusses Selfish, Shallow, and Self-Absorbed
DoubleX Gabfest
April 30 2015 8:03 AMDoubleX Gabfest: The Inside Inside Amy Schumer EditionListen to Slate’s show about the new season of Comedy Central’s sketch comedy show.
Whistlestop
April 29 2015 12:02 PMThe Mulligan LettersSlate's podcast about campaign history reminds us that Hillary Clinton wasn't the first front-runner to wrestle with a correspondence scandal. 
Working
May 11 2015 8:42 AMThe “How Does a Child-Abuse Detective Work?” EditionDetective Erica Hurley of the Portland Police Bureau investigates the physical and sexual abuse of children.
The Gist
May 8 2015 5:46 PMRestaurants These Days!Guest host David Plotz debates the state of American fine dining with Grantland staffer, Pulitzer Prize–winner, and aggrieved diner Wesley Morris.
Live at Politics & Prose
May 8 2015 11:28 AMToni Morrison Discusses God Help the Child, Her New Book
Behind the Scenes
May 8 2015 10:12 AMThe Culture Gabfest Like You’ve Never Heard It BeforeListen to this week's Culture Gabfest "Behold! Ignorance and Want” Edition—complete, unfiltered, and uncut.
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
May 7 2015 11:11 AMMom and Dad Are Fighting: The Xenomorph Mom EditionListen to Slate’s parenting podcast on the best moms in pop culture and talking to your kids about death.  
Slate Archives
May 6 2015 5:29 PMThe Slate Archives Podcast: “My Husband’s Other Wife” June Thomas tells us about her favorite Slate piece.
The Gist
May 5 2015 7:22 PM100 Jokes a DayAfter 22 years writing jokes for late night TV, would Jon Macks take any back?
The Gist
May 4 2015 7:03 PMThe Bottom Line on Carly FiorinaShe’s promising to do for the presidency what she did for Hewlett-Packard, which is the problem.
Working
May 4 2015 11:26 AMThe “How Does a Stand-Up Comedian Work?” Bonus SegmentWatch Brooke Van Poppelen perform at Brooklyn’s Bell House and read a transcript of her interview with Slate’s Working podcast.
Working
May 3 2015 2:05 AMThe “How Does a Stand-Up Comedian Work?” Edition Slate’s podcast about work explores how a stand-up comedian makes it in New York City.
Slate Money
May 2 2015 2:03 AMWhen Podcasters Get Married 
Political Gabfest
May 1 2015 11:06 AMThe “Can I Get Some of That Clinton Cash?” EditionListen to Slate’s show about the unexplained death of Freddie Gray, the Supreme Court’s gay marriage and death penalty cases, and the week in Democratic politics.
The Gist
April 30 2015 4:51 PMBeing Barney FrankThe former Democratic congressman from Massachusetts discusses the relationship between ideals and compromise for an elected official.
The Gist
April 30 2015 2:22 AMThe Bald Truth About Presidential CandidatesWhy having a high forehead might disqualify you for the nation’s highest office. 
Culture Gabfest
April 29 2015 10:38 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Heavy Is the Head That Wears the Guacamole” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Wolf Hall, Bruce Jenner’s interview, and avocados.