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Lexicon Valley
July 12 2016 7:30 AMFinding Life in a Dead LanguageAnn Patty, author of Living With a Dead Language, talks about her transformative experience of learning Latin.
Hang Up And Listen
July 11 2016 6:29 PMHang Up and Listen: The Fleek Five EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Serena Williams’ Wimbledon win, the Euro 2016 final, and the U.S. women’s gymnastics team.
Trumpcast
July 11 2016 1:48 PMWhy Hillbillies Love TrumpBroken communities are finding solace in Trump’s campaign.
The Gist
July 8 2016 6:42 PMThe Life and Death of Aaron SwartzAuthor Justin Peters on the impatient child prodigy of the free culture movement.
Best of Slate Podcasts
July 8 2016 2:09 PMThe Best of Slate PodcastsOnly have time for one podcast this week? Make it this one.
Amicus
July 8 2016 12:07 PMThe Supreme Court’s Surprising, Tumultuous TermRead what Slate’s court watchers had to say about this session’s decisions on abortion, immigration, affirmative action, and more.
Political Gabfest
July 8 2016 10:29 AMThe “Seven Salty Almonds, Six-Pointed Stars, Five Secret Emails” EditionListen to Slate’s show about the FBI findings on Clinton’s emails, Trump tweeting a six-pointed star, and Obama’s late-night habits.
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
July 7 2016 11:42 AMWhat to Expect When You’re Unexpectedly the First LadySlate’s parenting podcast on girls and body image and what it’s like to become first lady of an entire country.
Hang Up And Listen
July 7 2016 9:09 AMTrial by FuryThe Olympic Trials for swimming and track and field athletes are underway. Who should you look out for?
Trumpcast
July 6 2016 3:47 PMA Case of the TrumpsTalking with a psychotherapist about his patients’ Trump-based anxieties.
Culture Gabfest
July 6 2016 12:35 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Steve Is a Mocap Golden Retriever” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on The BFG, Animal Kingdom, and Facebook’s new algorithm.
Hang Up And Listen
July 5 2016 7:01 PMHang Up and Listen: The Kevin Durant Just Broke the NBA EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Durant to Golden State, Wales’ underdog run in the 2016 Euros, and the life and legacy of Pat Summitt.
Political Gabfest
July 5 2016 9:45 AMThe “Live From the Aspen Ideas Festival” EditionListen to Slate’s show about Trumpism, Brexit, and populism around the world, in addition to the new landmark Supreme Court decision on abortion.
Slate Money
July 2 2016 2:03 AMThe Godly EditionSlate Money on how religion became a guiding economic force in America.
Best of Slate Podcasts
July 1 2016 2:04 PMThe Best of Slate PodcastsOnly have time for one podcast this week? Make it this one.
The Gist
July 11 2016 6:53 PMA Kamikaze Mission to JupiterScientist Summer Ash explains the interstellar choreography of the Juno spacecraft mission and what we hope to learn from it.
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
July 11 2016 4:15 PMYou Were Right, Mom and DadWhat happens when a parenting decision ends with a surprising but resounding victory.
Slate Money
July 9 2016 2:05 AMThe Fallout EditionSlate Money on U.K. property funds, negative interest rates, and Italian banks in crisis.
Working
July 8 2016 5:42 PMHow Do You Plan a Meeting With the President?Slate’s Working Podcast talks to the White House’s director of public engagement.
Trumpcast
July 8 2016 12:23 PMThe Moscow MuleThere’s a clear pattern of Putin supporting candidates that are exactly like Donald Trump.
Live at Politics & Prose
July 8 2016 10:46 AMReligion and Capitalism Meet in AmericaChris Lehmann traces the origins of faith for profit in The Money Cult.
The Gist
July 7 2016 7:48 PMIt Was the Best of Timesheets, It Was the Worst of TimesheetsFor novelist J. Bradford Hipps, the modern office space is rich territory when it comes to human drama.  
Culture Gabfest
July 7 2016 10:37 AMWhat’s Hiding in Your Cultural Blind Spot?Objects in mirror might be closer than they appear.
The Gist
July 6 2016 7:14 PMMister Postman, Lower Your Price Points for MeYour trusty Postal Service used to traffic children and in politicians’ dirty laundry.
Dear Prudence
July 6 2016 1:00 PMDear Prudence: The “Transactional Relationships” EditionPrudie talks insurance fraud in the family, green card marriages, and pronoun abuse at the office.
The Gist
July 5 2016 9:13 PMReduce, Reuse, and Re-EvaluateRecycling: It’s the dominant moralism of our time. Is it bull?
Working
July 5 2016 10:41 AMThe “How Does the White House’s Public Engagement Director Work?” EditionSlate’s Jacob Brogan talks to the White House’s director of public engagement, who brings real people in to meet with the president.
Amicus
July 5 2016 9:22 AMAmicus: That’s a WrapThe Supreme Court caps off a term filled with surprises by handing down a hugely consequential defense of abortion rights.
The Gist
July 1 2016 4:50 PMFantastic Negrito ReturnsXavier Dphrepaulezz has had a good year.
Political Gabfest
July 1 2016 1:46 PMStephen Colbert Has One Big Question About the 2016 Presidential CampaignAnd it’s: “What the hell is going on?”

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