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DoubleX Gabfest
Dec. 24 2015 6:00 AMDoubleX Gabfest: The So Schlong to 2015 EditionListen to Slate’s show about the pussification of America.
Hang Up And Listen
Dec. 23 2015 10:56 AMThe “Kobe Farewell Tour” Bonus SegmentThe Hang Up and Listen hosts highlight recent basketball stories—from the 76ers’ draft picks to Kobe Bryant’s performance in his final season. 
The Gist
Dec. 22 2015 5:53 PMPresidential Candidates on Half-SpeedWhat can we learn about the true inner selves of Trump, Sanders, Christie, and Carson by slowing down their speech?
Podcast for America
Dec. 22 2015 2:04 PMNot Watching the Democratic Debate?Well, it’s kind of like they don’t want you to.
The Gist
Dec. 21 2015 6:40 PMThe Ultimate Star Wars Spoiler Is Star WarsOur host saw Star Wars: The Force Awakens this weekend, and will now sing its praises.
Political Gabfest
Dec. 21 2015 4:35 PMThe “Galactic Senate Makes No Sense” Bonus SegmentThe Political Gabfest hosts analyze the symbolic role of Star Wars in American politics.
Best of Slate Podcasts
Dec. 19 2015 2:28 PMThe Best of Slate Podcasts    Only have time for one podcast this week? Make it this one.
The Gist
Dec. 18 2015 7:16 PMWhat Is It About Her Voice?I was wondering if after all these years you’d like to … talk with Chris Molanphy about what makes Adele’s voice so powerful.
Live at Politics & Prose
Dec. 18 2015 10:49 AMAmy Ellis Nutt Discusses Her New Book, Becoming Nicole
Slate Archives
Dec. 18 2015 10:00 AMSlate Voice: “No Reason for the Season”Torie Bosch reads her piece on the joy of celebrating a godless Christmas.
The Gist
Dec. 17 2015 6:14 PMPanel DiscussionA new film explores how the New Yorker became the only game in town if you’re a cartoonist.
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
Dec. 17 2015 3:59 PMMom and Dad Are Fighting: The Dan Goes to the Mall EditionListen to Slate’s parenting podcast on the new No Child Left Behind Act, plus Dan interviews dads at the mall.  
Culture Gabfest
Dec. 16 2015 12:19 PMThe Culture Gabfest “The Room Where It Happens” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on The Big Short, Hamilton, and public engagement in academia.
The Gist
Dec. 15 2015 7:25 PMMay the Pastiche Be With YouThe multitudes of interwoven references in Star Wars films make them great art. 
Podcast for America
Dec. 15 2015 1:23 PMOur 2016 Fitness Goal? Catch Up to Donald Trump.He could probably outrun us. At least his doctor seems to think so.
The Gist
Dec. 23 2015 5:33 PMThe 12 Days of TrumpmasA new holiday anthem celebrates the many gifts Donald Trump gave us in 2015.  
Culture Gabfest
Dec. 23 2015 9:46 AMThe Culture Gabfest Checking It Thrice EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on movies, TVs, books, and lists of 2015.
The Moment
Dec. 22 2015 3:48 PMScott Rosenberg on Finding His Voice and the Hollywood MachineThe veteran screenwriter talks about the original version of Gone in 60 Seconds and what was lost in the machine.
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
Dec. 22 2015 11:08 AMThe “Fail Birthday” Bonus SegmentThe Mom and Dad Are Fighting hosts welcome Faith Smith, who reveals her recent parenting fail. 
Hang Up And Listen
Dec. 21 2015 5:46 PMHang Up and Listen: The Horse Awakens EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the movie Concussion, the state of NFL refereeing, and Serena Williams over American Pharoah as Sports Illustrated’s Sportsperson of the Year.
Working
Dec. 21 2015 10:48 AMThe “How Does a Realtor Work?” EditionDo you ever really use what you learn in real-estate school?
Slate Money
Dec. 19 2015 2:03 AMThe Force Is With Janet Yellen EditionSlate Money on the economics of the Star Wars franchise, how the Fed hiked interest rates, and the future of junk bonds.
Getting In
Dec. 18 2015 3:44 PMGetting In: Early Decision UpdatesAnd we hear from a listener who is wondering whether an expensive college is worth it.
Political Gabfest
Dec. 18 2015 10:44 AMThe “Chaos Candidate” EditionListen to Slate's show about the fifth GOP debate, the court martial and possible life sentence of Bowe Bergdahl, and the year in politics.
You Must Remember This
Dec. 18 2015 8:23 AMHow Elizabeth Taylor Won Her OscarTragedy, triumph, tramphood, and a tracheotomy, in 30 eventful months.
Whistlestop
Dec. 17 2015 4:50 PMHurrah and HokumIn the 1840 election, Whigs and Democrats turned out record numbers of voters by appealing to the raw emotions of their followers.
The Gist
Dec. 16 2015 7:36 PMGihad for the Calif8New York City’s police commissioner explains why obvious errors in the terror hoax helped the city avoid another a school closing.
Slate Archives
Dec. 16 2015 10:00 AMSlate Voice: “I Love Being a Christmas Baby”L.V. Anderson explains why she loves her Christmas birthday.
The Moment
Dec. 15 2015 1:29 PMSarah Kay on Art, Poetry, and Life on the RoadThe spoken word poet takes us behind the scenes of her world famous TED Talk.
Science
Dec. 15 2015 10:00 AMSlate Voice: “Plush Life”Listen to Mark Joseph Stern reads his study of why people lost their minds over Beanie Babies. 

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