Podcasts
The Gist
Dec. 8 2014 6:51 PMThe Uruguayan in ChiefA look back at the outgoing South American president who sprang from poverty and took radical stands on social issues.
Working
Dec. 8 2014 2:25 PMThe “How Does a Farmer Work?” EditionSlate’s podcast about work explores how the owner of a small fruit farm stays in business.
Political Gabfest
Dec. 8 2014 8:14 AMPolitical Gabfest Extra: San Francisco TreatTwo Slate podcast hosts trade stories while driving toward a secret destination.
Amicus
Dec. 6 2014 2:42 PMAmicus: Rapper’s IntentDahlia Lithwick talks to a scholar about how courts have interpreted rap lyrics, and hears from the lawyer who argued this week’s pregnancy discrimination case Young v. UPS.
The Gist
Dec. 5 2014 7:17 PMTap the Holiday SpiritLearn how some combination of baby Jesus and Spinal Tap brought Judith Owen and Harry Shearer together.
Hang Up And Listen
Dec. 5 2014 12:54 PMHang Up Extra: Brooklyn’s Baseball GravesSlate’s sports podcast pays a visit to the final resting places of Henry Chadwick and Charles Ebbets.
Political Gabfest
Dec. 5 2014 11:34 AMThe “I’m Pregnant, Don’t Fire Me!” EditionListen to Slate's show about recent grand jury non-indictments, Young v. UPS, and whether passing Obamacare doomed Democrats.
Political Gabfest
Dec. 4 2014 8:55 PMPolitical Gabfest Extra: Windy City WanderTwo Gabfesters visit Chicago and make a beeline for the river.
Tv Club
Dec. 4 2014 7:03 PMThe American Horror Story: Freak Show Podcast, Episode 8The “Blood Bath” edition.
Working
Dec. 4 2014 1:15 PMThe “How Does a Hollywood Screenwriter Work?” EditionSlate’s podcast about work explores how The Good Wife is written.
The Gist
Dec. 4 2014 9:00 AM“Cut His Mic!”Nancy Grace’s impressively committed persona.
Culture Gabfest
Dec. 3 2014 2:39 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Totally Obsessed” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Black Mirror, Willa Paskin on cultural obsession, and more Willa Paskin on the decline of TV comedy.
The Gist
Dec. 2 2014 7:49 PMLearning Little From the Near-Death ExperienceWe asked Meghan Daum for grand conclusions she learned from a near-death experience. Instead, she taught us something about the craft of writing.
The Gist
Dec. 1 2014 7:03 PMThe Mingus Method for Toilet Training CatsA jazz legend's incredibly detailed step-by-step guide for moving your cat from litter to porcelain is probably the craziest merch table item ever… but does it work?
Lexicon Valley
Dec. 1 2014 10:56 AMWhat Does It Mean to Sound Gay?Listen to Slate’s show about the myths and realities of the stereotypical gay man’s voice.
Hang Up And Listen
Dec. 8 2014 6:05 PMHang Up and Listen: The Transactions vs. Transgressions EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the college football playoff, UAB cutting its football team, and Robert Lipsyte’s tenure as ESPN’s ombudsman. 
Culture Gabfest
Dec. 8 2014 10:06 AMThe Culture Gabfesters’ Little Trip to the Big Dig 
Tv Club
Dec. 7 2014 12:00 PMThe Slate Walking Dead PodcastListen to a recap of the midseason finale, "Coda."
Slate Money
Dec. 6 2014 8:38 AMSlate Money on Arts and Crafts
Live at Politics & Prose
Dec. 5 2014 1:46 PMChuck Todd on Politics and Barack Obama’s PresidencyThe Meet the Press host discusses his new book, The Stranger.
The Gist
Dec. 5 2014 12:25 PMHow Slow Is Molasses, Really?A Mike Pesca investigation.
Working
Dec. 5 2014 9:20 AMSlate’s Working Podcast: Episode 13 TranscriptRead what David Plotz asked a screenwriter about his workday.
Culture Gabfest
Dec. 4 2014 7:21 PMCulture Gabfest Extra: Pasadena, Here We ComeThree Culturefesters drive around Los Angeles toward a secret destination used in an ’80s summer blockbuster.
The Gist
Dec. 4 2014 6:48 PMOrchestral Snoring on the Trans-Siberian RailwayDavid Greene explains how his old desk neighbor, Mike Pesca, drove him into the arms of Vladimir Putin.
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
Dec. 4 2014 10:42 AMThe “Where Can a Parent Score Some Weed” EditionListen to Slate’s parenting podcast on baby names and pot-smokin’ parents.
The Gist
Dec. 3 2014 8:38 PMThe Time Before People SmiledThe surprisingly brief history of smiling in portraits.
Working
Dec. 3 2014 11:55 AMSlate’s Working Podcast: Episode 12 TranscriptRead what David Plotz asked a day care manager about her workday.
Live at Politics & Prose
Dec. 2 2014 3:31 PMNicholas Kristof Asks: Can Giving Help?The New York Times columnist and co-author of A Path Appears discusses his new book with Politics & Prose at Sixth & I Historic Synagogue.
Hang Up And Listen
Dec. 1 2014 5:43 PMHang Up and Listen: The Rice Reinstated EditionSlate’s sports podcast on an arbitrator’s repudiation of Roger Goodell, the injury-riddled careers of Derrick Rose and RG3, and the tragic death of cricket player Phillip Hughes.
Working
Dec. 1 2014 10:27 AMThe “How to Run a Day Care Center” EditionSlate’s podcast about work explores how a day care manager balances different parenting styles.

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