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Amicus

Amicus: A Bird With a Broken Wing

The Supreme Court is doing its best to limp to the term’s finish line. So why do the justices insist that everything is hunky-dory?

Slate Money
May 28 2016 2:04 AMThe Villains EditionSlate Money on Peter Thiel, neoliberalism, and recidivism.
Live at Politics & Prose
May 27 2016 1:36 PMAndrew Solomon on His New Collection of Essays, Far and AwayThe prize-winning author discusses the transformative power of travel with Azar Nafisi.
The Gist
May 26 2016 9:32 PMSuing the SaudisSen. Chuck Schumer says victims of the 9/11 terrorist attacks should be able to take the Saudi Arabian government to court.
Culture Gabfest
May 26 2016 1:54 PMTechnology Ate My Humanities HomeworkThe Culture Gabfest discusses pros and cons of the digital humanities.
Getting In
May 26 2016 7:00 AMGetting In Episode 9B: Summer Planning Tips for JuniorsThe podcast explores how college-bound high schoolers can make the most of their summers.
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
May 25 2016 5:31 PMBedtime BarteringMom and Dad Are Fighting podcast host Dan Kois debates his 8-year-old daughter on her bedtime.
Culture Gabfest
May 25 2016 11:38 AMThe Culture Gabfest “What Kind of Preacher Are You?” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Neighbors 2, AMC’s Preacher, and a look at Christian Lorentzen’s objection to the adverb.
The Gist
May 24 2016 7:25 PMGov. John Hickenlooper Gets His Rear in GearColorado’s highest-ranking brewmaster says government should consider measuring joy as well as unemployment. 
The Moment
May 24 2016 4:13 PMAndrew Zimmern on Bizarre Foods and the Power of TravelThe creator of Travel Channel’s hit show talks about the decision he made to be himself rather than a character of himself on TV.
Trumpcast
May 24 2016 10:53 AMA Theater of CrueltyTalking with Virginia Heffernan about the reality TV show that made Trump famous.
Hang Up And Listen
May 23 2016 7:37 PMHang Up and Listen: The Stud Muffins and Rumble Ponies EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the Golden State Warriors, minor-league baseball team names, and the Undefeated.
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 Gist
May 27 2016 8:23 PMYou Can’t Handle the SpoofGrounded absurdity in Filthy Preppy Teen$.
You Must Remember This
May 27 2016 7:04 AM“I’m Glad What I Done!”Elia Kazan, On the Waterfront, and the blacklist.
Political Gabfest
May 26 2016 5:32 PMThe Weiner EditionListen to Slate’s show about Clinton scandals new and old, the fascinating Anthony Weiner documentary, and Peter Thiel funding Hulk Hogan’s lawsuit against Gawker.
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
May 26 2016 11:34 AMMom and Dad Are Fighting: The Extreme Bedtime EditionListen to Slate’s parenting podcast about absurdly early bedtimes and summer pinkie swears.
The Gist
May 25 2016 7:10 PMTrump Anxiety Hotline ReconvenesOur trained experts can help you turn down the Trumpeting.
Amicus
May 25 2016 3:42 PMA Stroll Down Supreme Court Memory LaneAmicus dishes on the quirks and characters of the Supreme Court.
Working
May 25 2016 10:30 AMThe Inner Workings of Studying Outer SpaceNASA Chief Scientist Ellen Stofan shares the projects she’s working on.
Hang Up And Listen
May 24 2016 4:48 PMShould Athletes’ Quotes Be Cleaned Up?Hang Up and Listen wonders whether journalists should edit athletes’ quotes for grammar.
Trumpcast
May 24 2016 12:50 PMThe JohnaldAn interview with John Di Domenico, our voice of Donald Trump.
The Gist
May 23 2016 9:28 PMKevin Spacey Is a CatBreaking down the film cliché of workaholic dads who reconnect with their children.
Political Gabfest
May 23 2016 5:46 PMShould We Cancel the Olympics?The Political Gabfest hosts share their thoughts on whether the 2016 Olympics in Rio should be canceled.
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.

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