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Mom and Dad Are Fighting
Aug. 19 2016 11:29 AMIs It Smart to Plan a Wedding With Your Mom?Mom and Dad Are Fighting tackles the challenges of mother-daughter wedding planning.
The Gist
Aug. 18 2016 7:33 PMWhy We’ve Never Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the BombA painter, a Vietnam vet, and a nun walk into a nuclear storage facility. So begins Dan Zak’s fascination with the Pandora’s box of weaponry.
Whistlestop
Aug. 18 2016 2:46 PMAndrew Jackson: The Dangerous CandidateSlate’s podcast about presidential campaign history digs into the similarities between the people’s candidate Andrew Jackson and today’s Republican candidate Donald Trump.
Trumpcast
Aug. 18 2016 2:35 PMThe Apprentice: Trump’s Campaign EditionSteve Bannon joins the cast of characters vying to be Trump’s right-hand man.
The Gist
Aug. 17 2016 7:46 PMWomen’s Gymnastics Gets the Hard-Boiled TreatmentIntense women, high stakes, and restrained rivalry: The world of women’s gymnastics is a perfect suspense novel setting.
Culture Gabfest
Aug. 17 2016 4:41 PMStephen’s Hudson Valley Crash CourseCulture Gabfest host Stephen Metcalf gives us a tour of his Hudson Valley stomping grounds.
Trumpcast
Aug. 17 2016 1:29 PMCreating the Monster That Is @RealDonaldTrumpMeet the man who got Donald Trump started on Twitter.
Dear Prudence
Aug. 17 2016 7:30 AMThe “Read the Room” EditionPrudence on freeloading relatives, vegetarian-trolling meat-eaters, and parents who fear armpit hair.
Hang Up And Listen
Aug. 16 2016 5:53 PMHang Up and Listen Olympics Extra: The Disappointed Gymnast EditionSlate’s sports podcast talks to Megan Abbott about her new book You Will Know Me, set in the high-stakes world of elite gymnastics.
Hang Up And Listen
Aug. 16 2016 2:07 PMAre We Supposed to Hate Alex Rodriguez?The Hang Up and Listen crew chats about the New York Yankees legend’s retirement.
Hang Up And Listen
Aug. 15 2016 7:42 PMHang Up and Listen: The Believably Unbelievable EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Usain Bolt and Wayde van Niekerk, American swimming dominance, and the Karolyis’ alleged abuse of gymnasts.
Working
Aug. 15 2016 1:55 PMHow Do You Manage Operations at the White House?Maju Varghese explains what it takes to keep the West Wing running smoothly.
Working
Aug. 15 2016 11:44 AMThe “How Does the White House’s Director of Legislative Affairs Work?” EditionAmy Rosenbaum works with Congress to put the president’s plans into practice.
The Gist
Aug. 12 2016 7:25 PMMike Birbiglia and Ira Glass Followed the Fear HereThe creators of the film Don’t Think Twice have some very earnest observations about improv comedy and pursuing your dreams.
Trumpcast
Aug. 12 2016 4:21 PMThe Lost World of White Christian AmericaHow the GOP ignored its own research after Mitt Romney’s campaign and ended up with Donald Trump.
Represent
Aug. 19 2016 11:08 AMThe “Slightly Gay” EditionRepresent talks to journalist-turned–Tickled filmmaker David Farrier.
Political Gabfest
Aug. 18 2016 5:30 PMThe “Should You Believe Juanita Broaddrick?” EditionListen to Slate’s show about Paul Manafort, unrest in Milwaukee, and Juanita Broaddrick.
Hang Up And Listen
Aug. 18 2016 2:35 PMHang Up and Listen Olympics Extra: The What Did Lochte Do? EditionSlate’s sports podcast talks with ESPN’s Mina Kimes about Ryan Lochte’s confounding robbery-at-gunpoint claim.
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
Aug. 18 2016 2:03 PMMom and Dad Are Fighting: Doping for Kids EditionListen to Slate’s parenting podcast about watching the Olympics with kids and the lack of diversity in children’s literature.
Hang Up And Listen
Aug. 17 2016 6:21 PMHang Up and Listen Olympics Extra: The Not-Quite Olympian EditionSlate’s sports podcast talks to distance runner Lauren Fleshman about the Rio Games, doping, and Nike.
DoubleX Gabfest
Aug. 17 2016 2:38 PMNBC’s Olympics Reporters Are Biased and Sexist. Here’s Why.The DoubleX Gabfest chats about hidden biases against female athletes.
Culture Gabfest
Aug. 17 2016 12:50 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Live From Steve’s Porch” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest answers listener questions live from Steve’s porch.
The Gist
Aug. 16 2016 6:31 PMBrazil’s Redeemer Has Subpoena PowerSlate’s Franklin Foer says there’s reason for optimism in Brazil, despite rampant corruption and chaos.
Hang Up And Listen
Aug. 16 2016 3:16 PMThe Case for Dumping Hope SoloHang Up and Listen discusses why the U.S. Women’s Soccer Team will be fine without its current goalkeeper.
The Gist
Aug. 15 2016 7:49 PMThe Résumé Says “Loafer,” but the Loafers Scream “Executive”Maria Konnikova digs into the psychological link between your clothes and your performance.
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
Aug. 15 2016 5:12 PMWhat’s the Best Advice We Can Give You if You’re Moving With Kids?Slate designer Natalie Matthews-Ramo shares why moving with children is so hard.
Culture Gabfest
Aug. 15 2016 12:36 PMWhat Does the Culture Gabfest Think About Fantasy Bachelorette Leagues?The hosts answer audience questions live from the Mount.
Slate Money
Aug. 13 2016 2:02 AMThe Onanism EditionSlate Money on hedge funds, declining U.S. productivity, and vagina technology innovations.
Political Gabfest
Aug. 12 2016 5:33 PMWhat Donald Trump Said About Sexual Harassment to MeThe Political Gabfest talks to journalist Kirsten Powers about her recent interview with Donald Trump.
Hang Up And Listen
Aug. 12 2016 3:57 PMHang Up and Listen Olympics Extra: The Field Hockey Heroes EditionSlate’s sports podcast interviews U.S. Olympic field hockey players past and present about the team’s strong start in Rio.

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