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Working
May 23 2016 3:44 PMThe “How Does an Event Planner Work?” EditionJacob Brogan talks to Faith Smith, director of Slate Live.
Best of Slate Podcasts
May 21 2016 10:15 AMThe Best of Slate PodcastsOnly have time for one podcast this week? Make it this one.
The Gist
May 20 2016 6:51 PMIf the Dog Turns Left, Think NovelHow storyteller Matthew Dicks maximizes every second of his day—from meals to showers to dog walking.
The Gist
May 19 2016 6:07 PMThe Whigs Were RightThe hosts of the BackStory podcast join us to discuss the #NeverLincoln movement and other historical parallels.
The Moment
May 19 2016 12:17 PMHayes Carll on Lovers and LeaversThe singer-songwriter digs deep on his latest album and comes up with the best record of his career.
DoubleX Gabfest
May 19 2016 9:28 AMWalk Don’t Wobble EditionListen to the DoubleX Gabfest’s show about Anthony Weiner, high heels, and Ali Wong.
The Gist
May 18 2016 9:25 PMWhen a Joke Almost Works Too WellTrying not to let a quality bit become a crutch.
The Gist
May 17 2016 7:45 PMEnlightened Titans of IndustryBig business is taking up the LGBTQ vanguard. Is that a problem?
Trumpcast
May 17 2016 12:44 PMWhat to Call Donald TrumpThere’s a word for people like him.
Working
May 17 2016 11:12 AMA People’s History of SlaveryThis exhibition at the upcoming National Museum of African American History and Culture seeks the human face of slavery.
Hang Up And Listen
May 16 2016 5:02 PMHang Up and Listen: The Corny Sneakers EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the NBA playoffs, Stephen Curry’s Under Armour shoes, and Zika and the Olympics.
TV Club Podcast
May 16 2016 3:21 PMGame of Thrones PodcastJoin our members-only TV Club to listen to a spoiler-filled discussion of Episode 4.
Amicus
May 14 2016 10:03 AMAmicus: Memory LaneAs we wait for the Supreme Court to hand down its big decisions, we listen back to a few highlights from this term.
Best of Slate Podcasts
May 13 2016 8:56 PMThe Best of Slate PodcastsOnly have time for one podcast this week? Make it this one.
Getting In
May 13 2016 3:49 PMGetting In Episode 9: Checking in With Our SeniorsThe podcast follows the continuing stories of college-bound seniors during their final weeks in high school.
TV Club Podcast
May 23 2016 2:31 PMGame of Thrones PodcastJoin our members-only TV Club to listen to a spoiler-filled discussion of Episode 5.
Slate Money
May 21 2016 2:02 AMThe Finance vs. Business EditionSlate Money on the taker economy, home ownership, and stock buybacks.
Culture Gabfest
May 20 2016 11:42 AMHonoring Novelist Katherine DunnThe Culture Gabfest looks back at the Geek Love author’s legacy.
Political Gabfest
May 19 2016 5:25 PMThe “I Threw a Chair in Reno Just to Watch It Fly” EditionListen to Slate’s show about a potential Democratic Party crackup, new Trump shenanigans, and the Supreme Court’s (non)decision in Zubik v. Burwell.
Trumpcast
May 19 2016 11:57 AMDemocracy Spawns a TyrantAndrew Sullivan makes the case against the electorate.
Getting In
May 19 2016 7:01 AMGetting In Episode 9A: When a Head Injury Affects GPA, How Much Do You Share on Your Application?The podcast answers questions about unforeseeable events in the lives of college-bound seniors. 
Culture Gabfest
May 18 2016 1:24 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Too Old to Be Governable, Too Young to Die” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Love and Friendship, Radiohead’s new album A Moon Shaped Pool, and Scott & Bailey and comfort TV.
Hang Up And Listen
May 17 2016 5:33 PMWhat Is Russell Westbrook Wearing Today?Hang Up and Listen decides if the basketball player is fashion-forward or not.
Lexicon Valley
May 17 2016 11:33 AMWhy Some People Call Rock-Paper-Scissors RoshamboHow an American Revolutionary War figure spawned a new name for a very old game.
The Gist
May 16 2016 7:50 PMSaving Paul RyanHe went in for the handshake. Tianna Gaines-Turner gave him a hug.
Working
May 16 2016 4:24 PMThe “How Does NASA’s Chief Scientist Work?” EditionNASA’s Ellen Stofan tells us about coordinating research and studying extraplanetary volcanoes.
Political Gabfest
May 16 2016 3:01 PMWho Is Ben Rhodes?The Political Gabfest takes a closer look at Ben Rhodes—a national security adviser to Obama.
Slate Money
May 14 2016 2:02 AMThe Peer Pressure EditionSlate Money on Lending Club, Google payday loan ads, and public pensions.
The Gist
May 13 2016 6:11 PMVote JabbaIn the Spiel, Mike focus-groups Jabba the Hutt and Princess Leia.
Trumpcast
May 13 2016 3:24 PMNate Silver’s Bad PredictionSilver correctly predicted every state in 2012, but he completely missed on Donald Trump.

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