Podcasts
Podcasts
Live at Politics & Prose
May 18 2015 10:32 AMJoseph Stiglitz Discusses The Great Divide, His New Book
Amicus
May 16 2015 2:04 PMAmicus: Ready for Her Close-UpThe upcoming Ruth Bader Ginsburg biopic is the splashiest dramatization of a Supreme Court justice in recent memory, but it’s hardly the only one.
The Gist
May 15 2015 7:31 PMIt’s Letterman’s World. We Just Critique It.What will it mean for Dave to sign off for good after a 33-year run?
The Gist
May 14 2015 8:23 PMEating Chinese Food Out of the CartonMike Pesca loves The Americans, so when the drama fell victim to the ultimate cliché, he had to challenge the creators.
The Gist
May 13 2015 5:59 PMAnother Blow to Bipartisan SpiritA new Senate bill unites Republicans behind an Obama agenda item. Um, what?
Slate Plus
May 13 2015 12:53 PMThe Slate Podcasts Soundboard!All your favorite Slate podcast personalities, saying all your favorite catchphrases.
The Gist
May 12 2015 7:10 PMOn Twitter, TV Follows YouHow social media has become a new credible research medium and programming tool for television.
The Gist
May 11 2015 7:17 PMSweetly Ruining Your MetabolismWhile sipping iced coffees outside, Mike reaches for a NutraSweet packet. Will Maria Konnikova approve?
The Checkup
May 11 2015 9:49 AMThe Checkup: Power to the PatientSlate and WBUR’s health podcast offers up three ways to take charge of your health care and medical data.
Slate Money
May 9 2015 2:02 AMThe Shaking Things Up EditionSlate Money asks: How bad are U.S. airports, what just happened in the U.K. election, and what exactly are Elizabeth Warren and David Vitter trying to do to the Fed?
Political Gabfest
May 8 2015 11:53 AMThe “Je Suis Pam Geller” EditionListen to Slate’s show about Pamela Geller’s Muslim-baiting “Draw Muhammad” event, the unlikely diversity of the GOP presidential field, and the Jade Helm 15 conspiracy.
The Audio Book Club
May 8 2015 10:58 AMThe Audio Book Club Flies With H Is for HawkSlate critics debate Helen MacDonald’s shape-shifting grief memoir.
The Gist
May 7 2015 7:09 PMHe’s Not God, but He Plays Him on TwitterThe man upstairs takes time out from his busy online life to dish about his Broadway show, Jon Stewart, and his day job as a comedy writer.
The Gist
May 6 2015 9:35 PMThe Podcast Fight Takes Its Troll Guest host Zoe Chace of This American Life on the battle for podcasting’s origin story.
Culture Gabfest
May 6 2015 2:20 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Stupid and Contagious” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck, boxing, and dad bod. 
Working
May 17 2015 2:05 AMThe “How Does a Host of Working Work?” EditionFor this season’s finale, the hosts of our podcast about what people do all day discuss their own day jobs.
Slate Money
May 16 2015 2:02 AMThe Business of Fertility
Political Gabfest
May 15 2015 10:36 AMThe “I Don’t Mean to Yell at You, but I Feel Good Doing It” EditionListen to Slate’s show about Seymour Hersh’s conspiratorial counter-narrative of the killing of Osama Bin Laden, the status of the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement, and Jeb Bush’s retrospective view of the Iraq war.
DoubleX Gabfest
May 14 2015 10:37 AMDoubleX Gabfest: Selfish in Thailand EditionListen to Slate’s show about the exploitation of nail salon workers.
Whistlestop
May 13 2015 5:36 PMFord, Reagan, and the Halloween MassacreSlate's podcast about campaign history revisits the Republican primary election of 1976.
Culture Gabfest
May 13 2015 11:33 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Steve Has a Hangover in Toronto” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Ex Machina, David Letterman, and Lip Sync Battle.
The Moment
May 12 2015 10:19 AMNoah Emmerich on His Journey to The Truman Show and The AmericansThe co-star of FX’s The Americans talks about his career, his craft, and his initial hesitation about pursuing a “badge-and-gun” role on television.
Hang Up And Listen
May 11 2015 4:42 PMHang Up and Listen: The Hours of Something Approaching Pleasure EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the Deflategate report, Bill Simmons’ departure from ESPN, and the rise of daily fantasy sports.
Working
May 11 2015 8:42 AMThe “How Does a Child-Abuse Detective Work?” EditionDetective Erica Hurley of the Portland Police Bureau investigates the physical and sexual abuse of children.
The Gist
May 8 2015 5:46 PMRestaurants These Days!Guest host David Plotz debates the state of American fine dining with Grantland staffer, Pulitzer Prize–winner, and aggrieved diner Wesley Morris.
Live at Politics & Prose
May 8 2015 11:28 AMToni Morrison Discusses God Help the Child, Her New Book
Behind the Scenes
May 8 2015 10:12 AMThe Culture Gabfest Like You’ve Never Heard It BeforeListen to this week's Culture Gabfest "Behold! Ignorance and Want” Edition—complete, unfiltered, and uncut.
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
May 7 2015 11:11 AMMom and Dad Are Fighting: The Xenomorph Mom EditionListen to Slate’s parenting podcast on the best moms in pop culture and talking to your kids about death.  
Slate Archives
May 6 2015 5:29 PMThe Slate Archives Podcast: “My Husband’s Other Wife” June Thomas tells us about her favorite Slate piece.
The Gist
May 5 2015 7:22 PM100 Jokes a DayAfter 22 years writing jokes for late night TV, would Jon Macks take any back?

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