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The Gist
Nov. 1 2016 6:03 PMSpotlight on a (Very) Close RaceThe race in New York’s 19th district has everything: celebrity, big money, name-calling, fracking, and a very uncertain outcome.
Lexicon Valley
Nov. 1 2016 3:18 PMWhither Didst Thou Go?How our rich and complex system of second-person pronouns got whittled down to just you.
Trumpcast
Nov. 1 2016 11:33 AMHow Trump Duped the Republican Party Into Funding Its Own DestructionA reporter gets an inside look at the Trump campaign’s data operation.
Trumpcast
Nov. 1 2016 9:49 AMThe Alt-Right and a Deluge of HateA writer at National Review came out against Trump but didn’t expect the extent of the hate that followed.
Hang Up And Listen
Oct. 31 2016 6:02 PMHang Up and Listen: The Kevin Hustle Plays Kabaddi EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the World Series, The Murder of Sonny Liston, and the Kabaddi World Cup.
Amicus
Oct. 29 2016 10:03 AMAmicus: Intimidation NationLawyers challenging punitive voting restrictions in Ohio are making an eleventh hour appeal to the Supreme Court.
The Gist
Oct. 28 2016 6:13 PMA Governor You Can Make a Beer WithColorado brewer-turned-Gov. John Hickenlooper is waiting to see what comes of his state’s social experiment with legalized marijuana.
Trumpcast
Oct. 28 2016 3:26 PMCycles of Panic ReduxIs there any reason to feel anxious about the presidential race tightening? Not really, but even a little is too much.
Trumpcast
Oct. 28 2016 2:01 PMOK, You WinA former Donald Trump supporter talks about what pushed him over the edge.
Live at Politics & Prose
Oct. 28 2016 11:15 AMJames Gleick, on TimeThe science historian explores the evolution of time travel with Franklin Foer.
Political Gabfest
Oct. 28 2016 9:42 AMThe “Live From Boston” EditionListen to Slate’s show about the state of the race, the future of Trumpism, and how to repair the country after this election.
Culture Gabfest
Oct. 27 2016 5:32 PMLet the Hosts of the Culture Gabfest Serenade YouTo make good on a promise to listeners, Dana Stevens and Stephen Metcalf play songs by Elvis Costello and Billy Bragg.
The Gist
Oct. 26 2016 8:32 PMMike Debates His Former Producer About DatingGist phenom Andrea Silenzi returns to introduce her new show, Why Oh Why, a podcast about dating and relationships.
Dear Prudence
Oct. 26 2016 7:15 AMDear Prudence: The “Good Intentions” EditionWhat to do when your stepfather tries to “boost your confidence” by telling you how hot you are.
Working
Oct. 25 2016 1:44 PMThe “How Does a Personal Stylist Work?” EditionRosana Vollmerhausen helps dress the residents of Washington, D.C.
Hang Up And Listen
Nov. 1 2016 4:25 PMHow to Become an NBA FanDon’t follow basketball? Now’s the time to get started. Here’s how.
The Moment
Nov. 1 2016 2:40 PMJohn Grisham on The Whistler, Writing Thrillers, and Righting WrongsThe best-selling author talks about the issues in our justice system that he continues to wrestle with 25 years later.
The Gist
Nov. 1 2016 11:04 AMIs Probiotic Yogurt a Health Craze That’s Stuck Around Too Long?Mike Pesca and Mo Rocca discuss in The Gist’s Slate Plus bonus segment.
The Gist
Oct. 31 2016 7:33 PMThe Problem With Mark KirkThe Chicago Tribune’s Eric Zorn on how two races in Illinois could spell the end for moderate Republicans in Congress.
Working
Oct. 31 2016 11:31 AMThe “How Does a Clown Work?” EditionCarol Collins has been performing as Bingo the Clown for 40 years.
Slate Money
Oct. 29 2016 2:01 AMThe Bad Romance EditionSlate Money talks AT&T’s planned merger with Time Warner, the CETA trade deal, and how tech companies fare in the public stock markets.
Political Gabfest
Oct. 28 2016 5:22 PMWhat Do the Ghosts of America’s Past Have to Say About the Presidential Nominees?  Live from Boston, the Political Gabfest hosts a historical séance to understand the 2016 presidential election.
Best of Slate Podcasts
Oct. 28 2016 2:09 PMThe Best of Slate PodcastsOnly have time for one podcast this week? Make it this one.
Working
Oct. 28 2016 11:43 AMWe Talked to the Stylist Who Dresses Our Nation’s CapitalSlate’s Working talks to Rosana Vollmerhausen, founder of DC Style Factory.
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
Oct. 28 2016 9:49 AMWhen Should Kids Stop Trick-or-Treating?Slate’s parenting podcast on the age when most kids stop.
Represent
Oct. 27 2016 7:18 PMMoonlight Filmmaker Barry JenkinsOn how the director confronted a difficult past while telling a story so rarely seen on screen.
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
Oct. 27 2016 3:51 PMMom and Dad Are Fighting: The Mom’s With Her EditionListen to Slate’s parenting podcast on the AAP’s new screen-time recommendations and how moms of girls feel about Hillary.
Culture Gabfest
Oct. 26 2016 12:41 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Beige Goo” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Moonlight, Bob Dylan’s Nobel Prize, and the Silicon Valley superfood, Soylent.
The Gist
Oct. 25 2016 8:23 PMDan Savage Diagnoses Donald TrumpAre Trump’s sexual transgressions symptoms of his internalized heterophobia?
Hang Up And Listen
Oct. 25 2016 1:26 PMWhat’s the Difference Between Writing About Sports and Talking About It on TV?Slate’s sports podcast talks to sports writer and sports talker Pablo Torre of ESPN.

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