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The Gist
July 22 2016 6:24 PMP.C. Policing the BorderHaving a progressive fan base is equal parts exhilarating and maddening for comedian Hari Kondabolu.
Live at Politics & Prose
July 22 2016 5:30 PMAn Estranged Father’s Surprising TransitionSusan Faludi on the riddles of identity in her memoir In the Darkroom.
Culture Gabfest
July 22 2016 2:45 PMTaylor Swift Versus KimyeWho’s in the wrong here?
Political Gabfest
July 21 2016 7:58 PMThe “Your Word is Your Bond” EditionListen to Slate’s show about the Republican convention and the departure of Fox News head Roger Ailes.
The Gist
July 21 2016 4:50 PMYour Dog Smells My Dog?Does a dog go crazy on you because he’s picking up the whiff of another canine? Maria Konnikova has the answers.
Trumpcast
July 21 2016 11:52 AMThe Mooch (Live From Cleveland)Why this Trump fundraiser changed his tune regarding the Republican nominee.
Culture Gabfest
July 20 2016 12:17 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Gotta Bust ’Em All” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Ghostbusters, Pokémon Go, and the New York Times Magazine’s profile on Chuck Close.
The Gist
July 19 2016 8:31 PMTo Catch a CartelThe Infiltrator is Hollywood’s treatment of the customs agent who burrowed deep inside Pablo Escobar’s money-laundering operation.
Hang Up And Listen
July 19 2016 1:34 PMIs O.J.: Made in America Any Different From Other Documentaries?The critics say yes. But why?
Hang Up And Listen
July 18 2016 7:45 PMHang Up and Listen: The Boiling Point EditionSlate’s sports podcast talks to Andrew Hawkins about athlete activism. Plus, segments on the Tour de France and minor-league baseball.
Amicus
July 18 2016 11:54 AMWhat It’s Like to Win a Landmark Abortion Rights Case at the Supreme CourtWhole Woman’s Health founder Amy Hagstrom Miller talks about the stigma surrounding unplanned pregnancy and abortion after Hellerstedt.
The Gist
July 15 2016 7:38 PMAnd We Never Looked at Music the Same Way AgainThe year of MTV’s launch brought us aerobic-chic, urban cowboys, and the one song you hear at every wedding.
DoubleX Gabfest
July 15 2016 5:54 PMDoes Your Office Feel Like an Arctic Tundra?The DoubleX Gabfest explains why cold offices might be sexist.
Culture Gabfest
July 15 2016 10:37 AMIs Watching the News Bad for You?The Culture Gabfest discusses the shootings in Baton Rouge, Minnesota, and Dallas.
The Moment
July 14 2016 5:11 PMMark Halperin on the Role of Journalism and Donald TrumpThe veteran journalist talks about why he still believes most politicians are in it for good.
Best of Slate Podcasts
July 22 2016 5:52 PMThe Best of Slate PodcastsOnly have time for one podcast this week? Make it this one.
Political Gabfest
July 22 2016 4:52 PMWhy Are Tweets So Much Nastier Than Facebook Comments?And what can Twitter do to control hateful messages?
Represent
July 22 2016 12:52 PMThe “Don’t Sell Out, Brother” EditionIn its inaugural episode, Represent talks Ghostbusters and goes deep with comedian and filmmaker Robert Townsend.
Trumpcast
July 21 2016 7:51 PMNot Brokered, but Broken (Live From Cleveland)Reflecting on the last three days of the circus known as the Republican National Convention.
Working
July 21 2016 1:43 PMEvery Second Counts for the President’s Director of SchedulingSo how does he maximize every minute of Obama’s day?
The Gist
July 20 2016 6:09 PMCutting ClassIn White Trash, author Nancy Isenberg delves into the history of class identities and our efforts to appropriate or shed them.
Dear Prudence
July 20 2016 10:49 AMDear Prudence: The “Butt Out” EditionSo your friends are irresponsible parents. How bad does it need to get before you call the cops?
Trumpcast
July 19 2016 4:50 PMThe “TP” TicketMaking sense of Trump’s VP pick, Mike Pence.
The Gist
July 18 2016 8:16 PMO Captain Fantastic!Early films by director Matt Ross explored carnivorous armchairs. His latest movie—about a headstrong father and his children—is a bit more grounded.
Working
July 18 2016 3:50 PMThe “How Does the President’s Director of Scheduling Work?” EditionSlate’s Jacob Brogan talks to Gregory Lorjuste, who figures out what Barack Obama will be doing from one minute to the next.
Slate Money
July 18 2016 10:37 AMThe Sports Week EditionSlate Money on why the UFC sold for 4 billion dollars, NBA salary caps, and the Rio Olympics.
Political Gabfest
July 15 2016 6:14 PMGot Questions?The Political Gabfest hosts answer your questions live from their Washington show.
Best of Slate Podcasts
July 15 2016 3:14 PMThe Best of Slate PodcastsOnly have time for one podcast this week? Make it this one.
The Gist
July 14 2016 7:03 PMThe Ungeheuerlich Mr. JohnsonBoris Johnson, the United Kingdom’s newest top diplomat, in all his unbleeped glory.
Political Gabfest
July 14 2016 4:49 PMThe “Last Week Was Awful and Next Week I Have to Go to Cleveland” Edition—Live From D.C.Listen to Slate’s show about the recent police shootings, the Atlantic cover story on what ails American politics, and the upcoming party conventions.

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