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Hang Up And Listen
Aug. 1 2016 6:35 PMHang Up and Listen: The Semenya Dilemma EditionSlate’s sports podcast on sex verification at the Olympics, Eugene Monroe’s retirement from the NFL, and the legacy of Ichiro.
Trumpcast
Aug. 1 2016 3:27 PM“Russia, If You’re Listening…”How does Donald Trump’s call for the Kremlin to uncover Hillary Clinton’s emails affect the intelligence community?
DoubleX Gabfest
July 30 2016 10:00 AMIs Pokémon Go Sexist?Some women say the game sparks unwanted attention from male players.
The Gist
July 29 2016 4:52 PMThe Little-Known Story of Sabotage in New York HarborJuly 30 marks the centenary of a major terrorist attack on the United States. Never heard of it?
Best of Slate Podcasts
July 29 2016 1:54 PMThe Best of Slate PodcastsOnly have time for one podcast this week? Make it this one.
Political Gabfest
July 28 2016 8:06 PMThe “Bunch of Malarkey” EditionListen to Slate’s show about the Democratic convention and the DNC email hack.
The Gist
July 28 2016 6:24 PMCelebrating the Nerd MentalityThe hosts of the Nerdette podcast bring their safe space to The Gist for a round of nerd confessions.
DoubleX Gabfest
July 28 2016 11:36 AMThe Hillary Is Likable EditionListen to the DoubleX Gabfest’s show about Ivanka Trump, Ghostbusters, and Hillary Hate.
Trumpcast
July 27 2016 2:25 PMBernie or Burn It DownThere remain those in the Democratic Party who really don’t want Hillary Clinton to be our next president.
Culture Gabfest
July 27 2016 1:26 PMWhat’s the Struttiest Song on Hamilton?The Culture Gabfest talks about the song with the best beat.
The Gist
July 26 2016 7:31 PMOptimum OpticsKeep an eye out for the subtle stage-managing of the presidential nominating conventions.
Trumpcast
July 26 2016 4:54 PMThe Postmodern Manchurian CandidateThe Republican nominee’s ties to Vladimir Putin grow stronger after the DNC hack.
Hang Up And Listen
July 26 2016 1:39 PMWhy Did Chris Sale Cut Up His Team’s Uniforms?Assessing the White Sox pitcher’s unorthodox critique of throwback jerseys.
The Gist
July 25 2016 7:17 PMPity the Peckish PoliticianThe only thing they have to fear is food itself.
Trumpcast
July 25 2016 2:37 PMA Civic ObligationThe ghostwriter for Donald Trump’s The Art of the Deal talks about his need to speak up about the Republican presidential nominee.
Working
Aug. 1 2016 6:25 PMThe “How Does the Washington Post’s White House Bureau Chief Work?” EditionJuliet Eilperin covers the day-to-day goings on within the Obama administration.
Trumpcast
Aug. 1 2016 2:35 PMBarney Frank Confronts Bernie Sanders LoyalistsHow Barney Frank is making the case to Bernie Sanders’ supporters to back Hillary Clinton.
Slate Money
July 30 2016 2:02 AMThe Size Matters EditionSlate Money on Verizon buying Yahoo, CEO salaries, and the economy of digital advertising.
Political Gabfest
July 29 2016 4:49 PMWhat’s It Like to Interview President Obama One-on-One?John Dickerson walks us through an hour with the president.
Live at Politics & Prose
July 29 2016 12:40 PMTwenty Years Tracking TrumpNew Yorker writer Mark Singer discusses his profile of the GOP candidate, Trump and Me, with Jane Mayer.
Future Tense
July 28 2016 7:04 PMCould Fsociety Pull Off the DNC Hack?What Mr. Robot gets right about hackers, according to one member of 1990s hacking collective the L0pht.
Whistlestop
July 28 2016 3:06 PMKeep Your Attack Dog FedOne thing Thomas Jefferson and Alexander Hamilton could agree on: They hated scandalmonger journalist James Callender.
The Gist
July 27 2016 7:22 PMFinally, a Pro-Kidnapping FilmOrange Is the New Black writer Sian Heder says her new film, Tallulah, stemmed from her experience as a nanny for wealthy moms.
Working
July 27 2016 1:52 PMWhat’s It Like to Be the President’s Director of Speechwriting?“You’re a miniature expert in everything, but a master of nothing.”
Culture Gabfest
July 27 2016 12:34 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Summer Strut 2016” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on the state of the songs of summer and Summer Strut 2016.
Dear Prudence
July 26 2016 5:19 PMDear Prudence: The “Unconditional Love” EditionQuestions of morality, decency, and the struggle to be your best self.
Lexicon Valley
July 26 2016 2:13 PMAre Emojis a Language?Gretchen McCulloch talks to John McWhorter about the big meaning behind our favorite little pictograms.
The Moment
July 26 2016 1:25 PMMike Birbiglia on Workshopping Your Screenplay and Don’t Think TwiceThe comedian and filmmaker talks about the group readings at his apartment that helped shape his new movie.
Hang Up And Listen
July 25 2016 5:12 PMHang Up and Listen: The Granny Shot EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Russia and the Olympics and the psychology of free throws. Plus, an interview with Tanisha Wright on WNBA players’ protests.
Working
July 25 2016 2:32 PMThe “How Does the President’s Director of Speechwriting Work?” EditionSlate’s Jacob Brogan talks to Cody Keenan, who has helped prepare thousands of speeches.

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