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Culturebox
Sept. 16 2016 4:31 PMThe Illusion of PerfectionA new diary tells the story of what happened when Faye Dunaway played Joan Crawford in Mommie Dearest.
Represent
Sept. 16 2016 12:11 PMThe “Where Are the Women?” EditionRepresent talks to Equal Means Equal director Kamala Lopez and delves into Donald Glover’s new comedy, Atlanta.
Political Gabfest
Sept. 16 2016 11:41 AMThe “Hack, Sputter, Cough” EditionListen to Slate’s show about Clinton’s health, Trump’s foundation, and improving incomes.
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
Sept. 16 2016 11:04 AMMom and Dad Are Fighting: The How Soon Is Too Soon to Email the Teacher EditionListen to Slate’s parenting podcast about infertility and back-to-school.
Working
Sept. 15 2016 3:39 PMThis Man’s Been Protesting Outside the White House for More Than 30 YearsSlate’s Working podcast talks to protester Philipos Melaku-Bello about his anti–nuclear war vigil.
The Gist
Sept. 14 2016 7:47 PMAre Southpaws Really Criminals?Maria Konnikova on what being right- or left-handed determines. Plus, Mike finds the one U.S. voter who likes both Clinton and Trump.
Dear Prudence
Sept. 14 2016 10:27 AMDear Prudence: The “Petty Revenge” EditionWhen your parents write you out of their wills, then ask you to host Thanksgiving.
Represent
Sept. 13 2016 4:41 PMThe “Kind of Woman or Kind of Man” EditionRepresent talks to writer, actor, and transgender activist Jen Richards about Matt Bomer being cast as a transgender sex worker.
Trumpcast
Sept. 13 2016 1:42 PMNo Pay for PolicyDetailing the collapse of Donald Trump’s policy shop in Washington, D.C.
The Gist
Sept. 12 2016 7:23 PMWhat Does the Charity World Think of the Clinton Foundation?What kind of rep does it have in philanthropy, and does political power warp the giving economy?
Trumpcast
Sept. 12 2016 1:01 PMMILF Hunting With Roger (a Second City Special)How is Roger Ailes preparing Donald Trump for his first presidential debate?
The Gist
Sept. 9 2016 7:22 PMTony Kornheiser Will Make Fun of Your PantsThe host of the Tony Kornheiser Show is allergic to pretense, intrigued by podcasting, and disconcerted by Costco.
Best of Slate Podcasts
Sept. 9 2016 1:54 PMThe Best of Slate PodcastsOnly have time for one podcast this week? Make it this one.
Trumpcast
Sept. 9 2016 12:52 PMTrump’s RazorJosh Marshall has a heuristic to help you truly understand this year’s Republican nominee.
Live at Politics & Prose
Sept. 9 2016 11:25 AMHow to Think Critically in the Information AgeDaniel J. Levitin discusses the importance of infoliteracy in his new book, A Field Guide to Lies.
Political Gabfest
Sept. 16 2016 12:29 PMWhat’s Changed in the 15 Years Since 9/11?Slate’s Political Gabfest reflects on the attack and how it’s affected their lives.
Live at Politics & Prose
Sept. 16 2016 11:52 AMIs the Euro Killing Europe?Nobel Prize–winning economist Joseph E. Stiglitz discusses his new book, The Euro.
Culture Gabfest
Sept. 16 2016 11:08 AMWhat TV Shows Should We Be Paying Attention to This Fall?Slate’s Culture Gabfest discusses what not to miss this season.
The Gist
Sept. 15 2016 6:44 PMThe Great Tightening, ExplainedRecent polls show the gap between Clinton and Trump is closing, but one FiveThirtyEight analyst says Clinton still has a hefty lead.
Trumpcast
Sept. 15 2016 2:04 PMCycles of PanicBuzzFeed’s McKay Coppins talks us through the latest edition of Donald Trump victory panic.
Culture Gabfest
Sept. 14 2016 12:25 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Epistemological Meltdown” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Atlanta, whether smiling can make you happier, and beloved ’90s comedy Walking and Talking.
The Gist
Sept. 13 2016 7:53 PMHillary’s Campaign Manager on Pneumonia, Voters, and StrategyRobby Mook talks about Hillary Clinton’s tough week and the struggle to pin down Trump. Plus, the rise and fall of jai alai.
Hang Up And Listen
Sept. 13 2016 1:49 PMWas Allen Iverson Ahead of His Time?Slate’s sports podcast explains why he’s not just a basketball player.
Hang Up And Listen
Sept. 12 2016 7:45 PMHang Up and Listen: The Zelmo the Hall of Famer EditionSlate’s sports podcast on whether NFL games are getting worse and goalball at the Paralympics. Plus, an interview with Zelmo Beaty’s widow, Annie Beaty.
Working
Sept. 12 2016 4:57 PMThe “How Does a White House Protester Work?” EditionPhilipos Melaku-Bello is a protester who’s been sitting outside the White House for decades.
Slate Money
Sept. 10 2016 2:02 AMThe Weapons of Math Destruction EditionSlate Money dives into Cathy O’Neil’s new book, Weapons of Math Destruction.
Working
Sept. 9 2016 7:18 PMWhat’s It Like Interning at the White House?A former intern dishes about working at the most powerful place in the nation.
Political Gabfest
Sept. 9 2016 1:25 PMBack-to-School Season Is the Most Reflective Time of Year. Why?The Political Gabfest discusses why back-to-school season always feels so nostalgic.
Represent
Sept. 9 2016 11:41 AMThe “Big Butt Bertha” EditionRepresent talks to actor-comedian Nicole Byer about being a black, female comedian on social media.
Political Gabfest
Sept. 9 2016 10:28 AMThe “Bart Simpson vs. Lisa Simpson” EditionThe Political Gabfest discusses Trump’s apparent pay-to-play with Pam Bondi, the upcoming debates, and reparations.

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