Podcasts
Podcasts
Working
July 21 2015 3:48 PMHow Does a Matchmaker Work?Read what Slate culture writer Aisha Harris asked a Philadelphia-based matchmaker about finding love connections the old-fashioned way in the age of online dating.
Hang Up And Listen
July 20 2015 9:22 PMHang Up and Listen: The How Tiger Lost His Stripes EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the decline of Tiger Woods, ESPN’s talent exodus, and the Los Angeles Dodgers’ extravagant spending.
Working
July 20 2015 4:56 PMHow Does a Medical Resident Work?Read what new Working host Aisha Harris asked a Boston-based physician about death, dermatology, and the 80-hour workweek. 
Hang Up And Listen
July 20 2015 11:37 AMThe How to Make Sports Funny Bonus SegmentParks and Recreation co-creator Mike Schur joins Hang Up and Listen to talk about athlete guest stars and how to wring laughs out of baseball stats.
Working
July 19 2015 2:02 AMThe “How Does a Matchmaker Work?” EditionIn an age of online dating, Danielle Selber finds love connections the old-fashioned way for Jewish singles in Philadelphia.
The Gist
July 17 2015 7:58 PMA Different StrokeThe guitarist now has short hair, a new album, and an overhauled perspective on being a rock star.
Political Gabfest
July 17 2015 9:56 AMThe John Kerry Is Polishing His Nobel Peace Prize EditionListen to Slate’s show about Obama’s Iran nuclear deal, Scott Walker’s presidential candidacy, and the controversy over an undercover Planned Parenthood video.
Amicus
July 16 2015 2:24 PMThe “Term in Review” TranscriptHow will history remember this Supreme Court term? Read what Dahlia Lithwick talked about on her latest episode of Amicus.
The Gist
July 15 2015 6:09 PMLet’s Grade a Deal (Iran Edition)Mike Pesca plays a game with the host of his favorite arms-control podcast.
The Gist
July 14 2015 8:00 PMSmile If You’re a DemocratA new study finds that liberals are happier than conservatives. Is that BS?
The Moment
July 14 2015 12:58 PMStarlee Kine on Walking the Storytelling High WireThe host of Mystery Show doesn’t believe she’s solving small, unimportant mysteries the way others say she is.
Hang Up And Listen
July 13 2015 6:47 PMHang Up and Listen: The All We Are Is Cyber Dust in the Wind EditionSlate’s sports podcast on DeAndre Jordan’s emoji-filled free agency saga, the greatness of Serena Williams, and the state of baseball analytics.
Working
July 12 2015 2:06 AMThe “How Does a Medical Resident Work?” EditionSlate culture writer Aisha Harris talks to a Boston-based physician about death, dermatology, and the 80-hour workweek.
The Gist
July 10 2015 7:36 PMThe Art of PornGuest host Felix Salmon explores how the art world is blurring the lines between art, pornography, and the law.
Political Gabfest
July 10 2015 10:23 AMThe “How Many Pushups Should the President Be Able to Do?” EditionListen to Slate’s show about political polling, Hulk Hogan vs. Gawker vs. the First Amendment, and what questions we should be asking our presidential candidates.
Podcast for America
July 21 2015 12:53 PMTrump Touches the Third Rail in a Brunch SettingThe consequences of calling out John McCain on his war hero status.
The Gist
July 20 2015 7:19 PMAmerican Exceptionalism Rah-RahEurasia Group president Ian Bremmer explains why America needs to commit to a coherent foreign policy strategy.
The Checkup
July 20 2015 11:49 AMThe Checkup: High AnxietySlate and WBUR’s health podcast examines the fear of flying, parental anxiety, and managing your relentless worrying.
The Moment
July 20 2015 2:00 AMPaul Giamatti on Respect, Pride, and Finding Joy in the WorkThe award-winning actor says it’s not always fun to be on stage or on camera, but part of his job is to make it fun.
Slate Money
July 18 2015 2:02 AMThe Greece EditionSlate Money on the eurozone backstory, Greece's failures, and what it means to have unsustainable debt.
Live at Politics & Prose
July 17 2015 12:57 PMMasha Gessen Profiles the Boston Marathon Bombers
The Gist
July 16 2015 6:55 PMTo Strangle a FlamingoIn today’s Spiel, Mike reveals this and other rejected Harper Lee titles.
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
July 16 2015 10:39 AMMom and Dad Are Fighting: The Sex After Baby EditionListen to Slate’s parenting podcast on the dangers of helicopter parenting and having sex (or not) after having a baby.
Culture Gabfest
July 15 2015 11:19 AMThe Culture Gabfest “What a Long, Strange Trip We’ve Totally Ignored” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Catastrophe, the Grateful Dead’s Fare Thee Well tour, and The Next Next Level.
Podcast for America
July 14 2015 2:18 PMHillary Clinton’s Greedy Corporate America SmackdownThe Democratic presidential candidate’s planned assault on corporations.
The Gist
July 13 2015 7:34 PMKeep News WeirdHow can we ensure that news stories beginning with “A Florida man …” never go extinct?
Lexicon Valley
July 13 2015 9:20 AMWhat’s the Deal With Translating Seinfeld?A discussion about why the classic American sitcom falls flat in other cultures and languages.
Slate Money
July 11 2015 2:00 AMThe Technical Difficulties EditionSlate Money discusses this week’s outage on Wall Street, the crash of the Chinese stock market, and the restaurant reservation industry.
The Audio Book Club
July 10 2015 10:43 AMThe Audio Book Club Visits Station ElevenSlate critics debate Emily St. John Mandel’s post-apocalyptic best-seller.
Live at Politics & Prose
July 10 2015 9:36 AMDavid Hoffman’s Real-Life Cold War Thriller

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