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Political Gabfest
Aug. 30 2018 6:07 PMThe “Packing and Cracking” EditionListen to Slate’s show about lawyer Don McGahn’s departure from the White House team, North Carolina’s political gerrymandering, and John McCain’s legacy.
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
Aug. 30 2018 2:00 PMMom and Dad Are Fighting: The “Age of Fear” EditionSlate’s parenting podcast talks to Kim Brooks, who was charged with a crime for leaving her son alone in a car.
The Gist
Aug. 29 2018 8:46 PMFake News Is Nothing NewIt may feel like disinformation is at an all-time high, but hoaxes, lies, and yellow journalism are age-old.
Trumpcast
Aug. 29 2018 12:16 PMSDNY, the Trump Organization, and PardonsWhat does Allen Weisselberg’s immunity deal mean for the president?
Culture Gabfest
Aug. 29 2018 10:31 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Hegemonic Victimhood” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Eighth Grade, Insatiable, and Kelly Marie Tran’s New York Times op-ed.
Dear Prudence
Aug. 29 2018 8:00 AMDear Prudence: The “Work Talk at Home” EditionMy wife loves talking about her job, but I find it boring. Help!
The Gist
Aug. 28 2018 9:06 PMGerrymandering and YouCounty-cutting has given us only one clear winner so far, and it’s not the Democratic Party (or the country).
Hang Up And Listen
Aug. 27 2018 11:52 AMHang Up and Listen: The Speeding the Cube EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Urban Meyer, Rubik’s Cube solvers, co-ed sports teams, and Chinese NBA nicknames.
Working
Aug. 26 2018 2:00 PMHow Does a Dispensary Manager Do His Job?Meet Lazarus White, the assistant manager at Terrapin Care Station, a cannabis dispensary in Boulder, Colorado.
The Gist
Aug. 24 2018 7:45 PMCrazy Rich Asians Is ImportantThat doesn’t mean there aren’t problems or things to reconsider.
I Have to Ask
Aug. 24 2018 10:00 AMI Have to Ask: The Anand Giridharadas EditionAre philanthropic do-gooding elites making America … worse?
The Gist
Aug. 23 2018 6:39 PMSweep the LeftThe guys behind Chapo Trap House say Trump’s undoer won’t be Robert Mueller, but whichever 2020 candidate can inspire (and expand) the left.
Studio 360
Aug. 23 2018 5:00 PMFraming the DebateHow the politics of the past and today inspire art, music, and poetry.
The Waves
Aug. 23 2018 10:33 AMThe “Subtweeting Your Spouse” EditionThe Waves on female sexual harassers, the Conways’ marriage, and women running (or not) for office.
Whistlestop
Aug. 22 2018 6:10 PMThe Bidding of Biden to Boo BorkWhen Justice Powell announced his resignation, President Reagan realized he had an opportunity to score major cultural points with his party.
Studio 360
Aug. 30 2018 5:00 PMA Room With a ViewfinderLiz Diller on her favorite use of architecture in film, a Richard Pryor classic album turns 40, and a noteworthy summer for black cinema.
The Waves
Aug. 30 2018 1:44 PMThe “To All the Boys” EditionThe Waves on To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before, Slow Burn, and “peak desirability” in online dating.
If Then
Aug. 29 2018 4:11 PMTwitter Without the NazisThe founder of Mastodon on how he built an alternative social network, and why people are flocking to it.
Slate Extra
Aug. 29 2018 12:00 PMJohn McCain’s Complicated LegacySlate’s Jim Newell on the late senator and this year’s midterm elections.
The Good Fight Podcast
Aug. 29 2018 8:01 AMParadise LostWhy are Swedish populists going from strength to strength?
Slow Burn
Aug. 29 2018 5:45 AMAlone, TogetherWhat happened between Bill Clinton and Monica Lewinsky?
The Gist
Aug. 27 2018 8:47 PM#AbolishICE … and Then What?Journalist Sean McElwee wants the agency — and the criminalization it exists to punish — to disappear completely.
Decoder Ring
Aug. 27 2018 6:00 AMDecoder Ring: The Paper Doll ClubWho still plays with paper dolls?
Slate Money
Aug. 25 2018 2:02 AMThe Raging Bull EditionSlate Money on white-collar crime, the aging bull market, and Greece’s exit from its bailout.
Trumpcast
Aug. 24 2018 5:41 PMICE and the Unfolding Immigration TragedyThe Trump administration has an immigration policy. It’s fear.
Live at Politics and Prose
Aug. 24 2018 8:30 AMSpying On WhalesPaleontologist Nick Pyenson examines the past of whales for clues about their future.
Political Gabfest
Aug. 23 2018 5:26 PMThe “Eight Count” EditionListen to Slate’s show about Manafort, Cohen, McGahn, potential presidential impeachment, and the Kavanaugh nomination.
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
Aug. 23 2018 2:00 PMMom and Dad Are Fighting: The “Bad Grandpa” EditionConfederate flags, chauvinist grandpas, and calendar fails, on Slate’s parenting podcast.
The Gist
Aug. 22 2018 6:57 PMDon’t Touch the “I” WordMueller’s investigation is closing in on Trump. But talk of impeachment would drive Republicans to the voting booths in November.
If Then
Aug. 22 2018 2:30 PM“No Results Will Be Shown”Google’s secret project to censor search in China.

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