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Lexicon Valley
Jan. 27 2016 2:00 PMThe Fall and Rise of the Singular TheyA pronoun that English borrowed from its Scandinavian neighbors gets new life as a gender-neutral alternative to he and she.
Culture Gabfest
Jan. 27 2016 9:34 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Never Mind, Don’t Hail Charlotte Rampling” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on the Oscars and diversity, The Daily Show With Trevor Noah, and Carol.  
Amicus
Jan. 26 2016 6:02 PMAmicus: The Case of the Missing Constitutional ViolationA public employee was demoted for a political position his employer mistakenly attributed to him. Was it a First Amendment violation?
The Moment
Jan. 26 2016 1:05 PMDonny Deutsch on Fostering Creativity and Political AmbitionsThe ad executive turned TV personality explains why you should hire people who are just “2 percent off center.”
Hang Up And Listen
Jan. 25 2016 4:39 PMHang Up and Listen: The Fixing the Fixers EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the NFL playoffs, David Blatt’s firing, and match-fixing in professional tennis.
Political Gabfest
Jan. 25 2016 10:03 AMIs the Supreme Court’s United States v. Texas Too Big to Swallow?Here’s what you need to know about Obama’s new immigration battle at the Supreme Court.
Best of Slate Podcasts
Jan. 23 2016 11:13 AMThe Best of Slate PodcastsOnly have time for one podcast this week? Make it this one.
The Gist
Jan. 22 2016 6:57 PMDid Track Palin Get Off Easy?When a man strikes a woman with a fist in most jurisdictions, would this typically lead to a misdemeanor?
Political Gabfest
Jan. 22 2016 11:32 AMThe “Squirmishes” EditionListen to Slate’s show about the GOP reaction to Trump and Cruz, Iran-U.S. relations, and the tragedy of the Flint water crisis.
The Gist
Jan. 21 2016 7:02 PMThe Creative Duo Behind BillionsWhy Brian Koppelman and David Levien have left feature films to make a new Showtime series about power and money.
Culture Gabfest
Jan. 21 2016 2:33 PMRemembering Alan Rickman The Culture Gabfest says goodbye to Alan Rickman by remembering favorite moments of his life and work.  
The Gist
Jan. 20 2016 6:43 PMEat More Pterodactyl?Our host and Fred Flintstone both work for Slate, but who has the healthier habits? Maria Konnikova explains the “Paleo” diet.
Hang Up And Listen
Jan. 19 2016 6:22 PMHang Up and Listen: The Rad Sports Players EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the NFL playoffs, John Scott and the NHL All-Star Game, and the cartoon Spurs Special Forces.
The Moment
Jan. 19 2016 2:39 PMDavid Costabile on Billions, Breaking Bad, and Breaking the RulesThe lauded actor reflects on what it takes for him to become one of his characters.
Political Gabfest
Jan. 19 2016 11:04 AMWhat Does Chris Hughes’ Murder of the New Republic Mean for Journalism?The Political Gabfest mourns the death of a revered publication and wonders what it means for the future. 
Whistlestop
Jan. 27 2016 10:55 AMThe Dean ScreamThe downfall of Howard Dean’s groundbreaking campaign started long before his infamous TV moment in Iowa.
The Gist
Jan. 26 2016 6:26 PMJesse Eisenberg, Part 2Turns out the playwright and author has the same name has that famous actor guy.
Hang Up And Listen
Jan. 26 2016 2:41 PMAesthetics or Athletics?The NBA turns heads by showing some leg, and Slate’s Hang Up and Listen hosts discuss.   
The Gist
Jan. 25 2016 6:58 PMJesse Eisenberg, Part 1Your host does his best Marv Albert impression for actor Jesse Eisenberg.
Getting In
Jan. 25 2016 11:35 AMGetting In: Researchers Call for Bold Changes in College AdmissionsA new Harvard report aims to de-emphasize the importance of AP courses and standardized test scores. 
TV Club Podcast
Jan. 24 2016 10:05 PMThe Downton Abbey Podcast Join our members-only TV Club to listen to a spoiler-filled discussion of Episode 4.
Slate Money
Jan. 23 2016 2:04 AMThe Davos Again EditionSlate Money broadcasts from the World Economic Forum in Davos with Quartz reporter Jenny Anderson.
Live at Politics & Prose
Jan. 22 2016 2:26 PMEddie S. Glaude Jr. Discusses His New Book, Democracy in Black
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
Jan. 22 2016 10:00 AMDon’t Procrastinate on Getting Your Baby a Passport! She’ll Thank You Later.Flying with a baby on board? Slate’s president, Keith Hernandez, shares a parenting triumph. 
Hang Up And Listen
Jan. 21 2016 3:27 PMThe Two Biggest Moves in Football This WeekThe hosts of Hang Up and Listen revisit recent hot topics that haven’t cooled off.
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
Jan. 21 2016 10:10 AMMom and Dad Are Fighting: The Worst Time for Your Milk to Come In EditionListen to Slate’s parenting podcast about iPads in the classroom and what it’s like to be pregnant at the same time as your wife.  
Culture Gabfest
Jan. 20 2016 9:24 AMThe Culture Gabfest “All Hail Charlotte Rampling” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on 45 Years, London Spy, and the ethics of ethnography.
The Gist
Jan. 19 2016 6:00 PMChanging More Than a MayorRahm Emanuel isn’t going anywhere, so how do we make things better for the city of Chicago?
Amicus
Jan. 19 2016 1:15 PMThe “Labor Pains” TranscriptSlate’s Dahlia Lithwick considers a Supreme Court case that could stanch the flow of funds to public sector unions. 
TV Club Podcast
Jan. 17 2016 10:05 PMThe Downton Abbey Podcast A spoiler-filled discussion of Episode 3.

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