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The Gist

Where’s the Beef in Trump’s Ground Game?

Donald Trump’s get-out-the-vote effort defies convention. Then again, so does the entire 2016 presidential campaign.

The Moment
Sept. 27 2016 5:42 PMWill Toledo on Car Seat Headrest and Teens of DenialThe up-and-coming singer-songwriter reaches nostalgic adults and upbeat teenagers alike with his anthemic songs.
Hang Up And Listen
Sept. 27 2016 2:37 PMThe Best Moments From Hang Up and Listen History, According to You  Revisiting the show’s most noteworthy afterballs from the vault.  
The Gist
Sept. 26 2016 7:34 PMThis Debate Is Not the Super BowlThe first presidential debate may be spectacular, but it lacks the final, unspinnable outcome of a sporting event.  
Working
Sept. 26 2016 3:55 PMNational Museum of African American History and Culture Opening Special: The “How Does a Curator Work?” EditionMuseum specialist Mary Elliott talks about preparing a major installation for the newest Smithsonian.
Slate Money
Sept. 26 2016 12:07 PMThe Robot Apocalypse EditionSlate Money talks changing jobs in the robot economy, Wells Fargo’s banking products, and Amazon pricing algorithms.
Trumpcast
Sept. 26 2016 9:48 AMThinking the UnthinkableTaking a look at President Trump’s first days in office.
Represent
Sept. 26 2016 9:29 AMThe “Nah. My shoes.” EditionRepresent talks to writer/director Justin Tipping about his new movie Kicks.
The Gist
Sept. 24 2016 9:05 AMIs Your Favorite World Oddity Wondrous Enough for Atlas Obscura?Atlas Obscura’s first printed book is your guide to Cincinnati’s lost subway, Sweden’s nose museum, and the salt-cured mummies of Iran.
The Gist
Sept. 22 2016 6:21 PMA How-Not-To Manual for PresidentsAmerica’s 15th president was a committed waffler: James Buchanan refused to take a stance on the country’s wide-open question of slavery and helped usher in the Civil War.
Amicus
Sept. 22 2016 11:28 AMExplaining the Millennial Circus Surrounding Ruth Bader GinsburgSlate’s Amicus podcast talks to Irin Carmon, co-author of the biography, Notorious RBG.
Culture Gabfest
Sept. 22 2016 8:21 AMDonald Trump Shouldn’t Have Been on The Tonight ShowPoliticians are on late-night TV all the time, but Trump should have been the exception.
The Moment
Sept. 21 2016 5:10 PMSeth Godin on Creativity, Writer’s Block, and What It Sounds Like When You Change Your MindThe best-selling author talks about his latest book and why he doesn’t believe writer’s block exists.
Culture Gabfest
Sept. 21 2016 1:59 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Don’t Exhale” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Don’t Breathe, HBO’s High Maintenance, and how Harry Potter changed fandom forever.
The Next 20
Sept. 21 2016 1:18 PMHow Barack Obama Became the Candidate of ChangeThe speech that turned Iowa—and the 2008 election—around for Barack Obama.
The Gist
Sept. 20 2016 8:09 PMMaureen Dowd Wants a Candidate Like H.W. AgainThe New York Times columnist on her new book, The Year of Voting Dangerously, and what we’re missing about Donald Trump
Political Gabfest
Sept. 27 2016 4:49 PMThe “I’m So Relieved” EditionListen to a special Slate show about the first presidential debate.
The Gist
Sept. 27 2016 12:34 PMThis Is How Poorly Trump CommunicatesEven his supporters struggle to make sense of his word salad.
Hang Up And Listen
Sept. 26 2016 5:14 PMHang Up and Listen: the Short, Joyous Life of José Fernández EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the life and death of the Miami Marlins pitcher. Plus, Chicago Cubs fandom and Nate Jackson’s new book.
Political Gabfest
Sept. 26 2016 3:22 PMWhy Are Millennials Casting Their Votes for Third-Party Candidates?Slate’s Political Gabfest explains why younger voters are so frustrated by Hillary Clinton.
Trumpcast
Sept. 26 2016 9:55 AMA Debate for the AgesShould Hillary Clinton provoke Donald Trump into being his worst self at the first debate?
Live at Politics & Prose
Sept. 26 2016 9:39 AMBill Clinton, Post-PresidencyJoe Conason offers unparalleled insights into the former president’s career in his latest book, Man of the World.
Political Gabfest
Sept. 26 2016 9:18 AMThe “Time to Panic” EditionListen to Slate’s show about Trump’s birtherism, the New York bombing, and calls for a Snowden pardon.
DoubleX Gabfest
Sept. 23 2016 10:30 AMFemale Voices Aren’t Being Heard in the OfficeSlate’s DoubleX Gabfest discusses one tactic women in Washington are using to beat office sexism.
The Next 20
Sept. 22 2016 2:51 PM“Why Ain’t We Scared?”A conversation with Paul Haggis about Crash.
DoubleX Gabfest
Sept. 22 2016 11:01 AMThe Don’t Pee On My Leg EditionListen to the DoubleX Gabfest’s show about trigger warnings, race and representation, and Judge Judy.
The Gist
Sept. 21 2016 6:03 PMHow Filmmakers Faked the Moon Landing Inside Real NASA  Matt Johnson and Matthew Miller tricked America’s space agency into helping them with the new conspiracy mockumentary, Operation Avalanche.
Trumpcast
Sept. 21 2016 4:33 PMLiarWhat went into the New York Times’ decision to call Donald Trump a liar on Page 1 of Saturday’s edition?
Working
Sept. 21 2016 1:27 PMHow Do You Take Care of the President’s Garden?Slate’s Working podcast talks to Jim Adams, supervisory horticulturist at the White House.
Dear Prudence
Sept. 21 2016 6:01 AMDear Prudence: The “Talk About It Now” EditionThe great lie that is “he doesn’t really mean it.”
Hang Up And Listen
Sept. 20 2016 3:22 PMCan We Like Abby Wambach’s Book Without Liking Her?Slate’s Hang Up and Listen discusses the soccer star’s memoir.

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