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Live at Politics & Prose
June 17 2016 10:25 AMYaa Gyasi on HomegoingThe novelist discusses her acclaimed debut with Dolen Perkins-Valdez.
The Gist
June 16 2016 6:55 PMWe Are Never Ever Joining Quail ForeverProbing the limits of Quail Unlimited.
Trumpcast
June 16 2016 4:20 PMDon’t Call Him a FascistDonald Trump is a lot of things, but is a fascist one of them?
DoubleX Gabfest
June 16 2016 11:32 AMFull Angela Merkel EditionListen to the DoubleX Gabfest’s show about the Stanford rape case and Trump’s sudden support for LGBTQ rights.
Culture Gabfest
June 15 2016 12:35 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Followers of Satin” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on O.J.: Made in America, the five tribes of modern male fashion, and Dana Stevens’ l’esprit d’escalier.
Dear Prudence
June 14 2016 4:42 PMDear Prudence: The “Secret Nudity Treehouse” EditionDo text message apologies count?
Trumpcast
June 14 2016 1:45 PMIs Trump Helping to Invite Terrorist Attacks?Reflecting on Trump’s rhetoric in the wake of Orlando.
Hang Up And Listen
June 13 2016 6:12 PMHang Up and Listen: The Balls Don’t Lie EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Draymond Green’s suspension, Sidney Crosby and Gordie Howe, and Copa America.
TV Club Podcast
June 13 2016 2:34 PMGame of Thrones PodcastJoin our members-only TV Club to listen to a spoiler-filled discussion of Episode 8.
Best of Slate Podcasts
June 11 2016 1:04 PMThe Best of Slate PodcastsOnly have time for one podcast this week? Make it this one.
Slate Money
June 11 2016 2:02 AMThe Pisco Sour EditionSlate Money on rogue trader Jérôme Kerviel, Peruvian vulture funds, and Scottish alcohol pricing.
Trumpcast
June 10 2016 2:40 PMAn Assault on the Rule of LawDoes Donald Trump have even a sixth-grade understanding of civics?
The Audio Book Club
June 10 2016 11:12 AMThe Audio Book Is EligibleSlate critics discuss Curtis Sittenfeld’s contemporary update of Pride and Prejudice.
Political Gabfest
June 9 2016 6:15 PMThe “Textbook Definition of Racism” EditionListen to Slate’s show about the Republican Party amid Trump’s judge comments, Clinton clinching the nomination, and the Stanford rape case.
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
June 9 2016 11:24 AMMom and Dad Are Fighting: The Dogs and Dads EditionListen to Slate’s parenting podcast about putting the family dog to sleep and great dads. 
Political Gabfest
June 16 2016 7:40 PMThe “Brexit Pursued by a Bear” EditionListen to Slate’s show about Orlando, the U.K.’s upcoming Brexit vote, and whether anti-Trump Democrats should protest the GOP convention.
Culture Gabfest
June 16 2016 5:46 PMSummer Reading, Had Me a BlastThe Culture Gabfest hosts dish on their ultimate summer reading memories.
Amicus
June 16 2016 3:53 PMWhat Would Brandeis Do?Amicus turns to a ghost of Supreme Court past for advice.
The Gist
June 15 2016 7:08 PMAgainst All OwlsMaria Konnikova delves into the research on chronotypes.
The Gist
June 14 2016 7:24 PMYou’re Not the Real TrumpImpersonating the most imitated man in America.
Lexicon Valley
June 14 2016 4:11 PMEnglish Spelling Is a Mess. It’s Time to Reform It.Etymologist and poet Anatoly Liberman, author of Word Origins and How We Know Them, says English is one of the most difficult languages to spell. But we can change that.
The Gist
June 13 2016 7:41 PMShut Your Lie HoleInterrogation expert Lena Sisco is on to you.
Trumpcast
June 13 2016 3:08 PMTrumpcast UniversityHow Donald Trump conned his own base.
Political Gabfest
June 13 2016 12:41 PMWhat Is the (((Echo)))?Twitter has become an echo chamber of parentheses—but what do they mean?
Amicus
June 11 2016 8:04 AMAmicus: What Would Brandeis Do?One hundred years have passed since Louis Brandeis joined the Supreme Court, but his legal writing remains as relevant as ever.
The Gist
June 10 2016 7:32 PMThe Good, the Bad, and the AliMuhammad Ali stood alone in the ring, alone when he converted to Islam, and alone when he denounced the Vietnam War.
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
June 10 2016 1:32 PMLearning to Drive and Well-Worn Dad JokesThe hosts of Slate’s parenting podcast share the lessons they’ve picked up from their own fathers.
The Gist
June 9 2016 6:42 PMHoping Tevye Gets a ColdThe man who plays Mordcha the Innkeeper in Fiddler on the Roof (and subs for Tevye) followed in his late father’s footsteps.
Culture Gabfest
June 9 2016 2:25 PMThe Matchmaking Potential of the Culture GabfestAn intern says the podcast helped her get to know her husband when they first started dating.
Getting In
June 9 2016 7:00 AMGetting In Episode 9D: The True Value of SAT II and AP Scores, Plus Why Volunteering MattersThe podcast answers listener questions about SAT II and AP scores, and looks at the value of volunteering.

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