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Slate Money
June 4 2016 2:02 AMThe Limited Means EditionSlate Money on Elizabeth Holmes’ disappearing billions, welfare reform, and the Verizon strike.
Best of Slate Podcasts
June 3 2016 6:12 PMThe Best of Slate PodcastsOnly have time for one podcast this week? Make it this one.
Live at Politics & Prose
June 3 2016 7:42 AMUnderstanding The GeneSiddhartha Mukherjee discusses his new book, The Gene.
Political Gabfest
June 2 2016 5:36 PMThe “Is Trump the Gorilla and America the Kid?” EditionListen to Slate’s show about California’s Democratic primary, Obama’s new overtime rules, and a gorilla killing at the Cincinnati Zoo.
Culture Gabfest
June 2 2016 11:50 AMShould I Break Up With My Cable Company?Everything you should know about cord cutting, on this week’s Culture Gabfest bonus segment.
DoubleX Gabfest
June 2 2016 10:45 AMEmpowertising EditionListen to the DoubleX Gabfest’s show about celebrity feminism and welfare, 20 years later.
Trumpcast
June 1 2016 5:09 PMAmerica’s PutinWhere does Trump fall on the continuum of xenophobic, authoritarian leaders at the head of political parties?
Working
June 1 2016 12:09 PMHow to Throw a Party for 1,300 Guests Slate Live director Faith Smith tells Working how she keeps cool while hosting live podcast shows.
Culture Gabfest
June 1 2016 11:42 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Race, Class, Gosling” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on The Nice Guys, TV’s dwindling middle class, and Slate’s black film canon.
Hang Up And Listen
May 31 2016 6:57 PMHang Up and Listen: The Three Is Worth More Than Two EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the Warriors’ Game 7 win over the Thunder, the Baylor football scandal, and Cristiano Ronaldo.
Lexicon Valley
May 31 2016 12:16 PMWhy Are So Many Swear Words Monosyllabic?Benjamin K. Bergen, author of the upcoming What the F: What Swearing Reveals About Our Language, Our Brains, and Ourselves, discusses the science of cursing.
Trumpcast
May 31 2016 11:25 AMAre You Nervous?There’s a number of rational reasons why Trump will never be President, but this election has been anything but rational.
TV Club Podcast
May 30 2016 4:12 PMGame of Thrones PodcastJoin our members-only TV Club to listen to a spoiler-filled discussion of Episode 6.
Slate Money
May 28 2016 2:04 AMThe Villains EditionSlate Money on Peter Thiel, neoliberalism, and recidivism.
Live at Politics & Prose
May 27 2016 1:36 PMAndrew Solomon on His New Collection of Essays, Far and AwayThe prize-winning author discusses the transformative power of travel with Azar Nafisi.
The Gist
June 3 2016 6:32 PMTim Heidecker Is Tired of Being MetaHis comedy dumps on the mainstream. His music is a bit more earnest.
Trumpcast
June 3 2016 1:49 PMThe Other Side of His WallHow Trump is destroying decades of progress in Mexican–American relations.
The Gist
June 2 2016 7:48 PMThe Myth of Kitty Genovese’s MurderA man looks for answers after the famous story of his sister’s murder is debunked.
DoubleX Gabfest
June 2 2016 4:39 PMAre Hobbies Sexist? The DoubleX Gabfest tackles the claim that Hillary Clinton is disliked because she doesn’t have hobbies.  
Getting In
June 2 2016 11:43 AMGetting In Episode 9C: Tips for Athletes, Summer Essay Writing, and Our Take on Test PrepThe podcast answers listener questions about summer essay writing and test prep for college-bound students.
The Gist
June 1 2016 8:09 PMGhost BlusterAn appeal to Ghostbusters purists.
Hang Up And Listen
June 1 2016 12:52 PMShould I Cheat on My Hometown Team?Hang Up and Listen helps Mom and Dad Are Fighting host Allison Benedikt pick a team to root for during the 2016 NBA Finals.
Trumpcast
June 1 2016 11:54 AMWait Wait … How Do You Make Fun of Trump?!A conversation with Peter Sagal about why Trump is taking the fun out of satire.
The Gist
May 31 2016 7:23 PMAre Skim Drinkers Milking It?Maria Konnikova gets to the bottom of skim vs. whole milk.
Political Gabfest
May 31 2016 12:25 PMShould the Statute of Limitations Apply to the Bill Cosby Case?The Political Gabfest debates the sexual assault charges brought against Bill Cosby 12 years ago.
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
May 31 2016 12:00 PMHow to Pull Off a Bar Mitzvah for Your Atheist SonMom and Dad Are Fighting chats with a mother who forced her son to have a bar mitzvah.
Television
May 31 2016 10:50 AMReagan, The Americans, and the Cold WarThe Weisberg brothers—showrunner and Slate chief—in conversation. 
Amicus
May 28 2016 9:27 AMAmicus: A Bird With a Broken WingThe Supreme Court is doing its best to limp to the term’s finish line. So why do the justices insist that everything is hunky-dory?
The Gist
May 27 2016 8:23 PMYou Can’t Handle the SpoofGrounded absurdity in Filthy Preppy Teen$.
You Must Remember This
May 27 2016 7:04 AM“I’m Glad What I Done!”Elia Kazan, On the Waterfront, and the blacklist.

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