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The Gist
Feb. 24 2017 7:04 PMGeorge Saunders’ American GhostsWith his first novel, Saunders traverses the afterlife with Abraham Lincoln’s son.
Represent
Feb. 24 2017 10:58 AMRevisiting the Historic 2002 Oscars With Comedians W. Kamau Bell and Kevin AveryThe night Halle Berry, Denzel Washington, and Sidney Poitier all took home Academy Awards.
The Gist
Feb. 23 2017 6:38 PMAn Experiment to Save Local News in Nevada Veteran reporter Jon Ralston on his independent news startup and covering politics in the ultimate purple state.
Working
Feb. 22 2017 6:38 PMThe “How Does a Psychotherapist Work?” EditionSlate’s Jacob Brogan talks to Shane’a Thomas who supports the mental health of LGBTQ youth.
The Moment
Feb. 22 2017 6:03 PMMarcus Samuelsson on The Red Rooster Cookbook and Capturing the Essence of HarlemThe chef and owner of Red Rooster talks about food’s role in cultural moments.
Culture Gabfest
Feb. 22 2017 11:28 AMThe Culture Gabfest “[Crickets]” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Big Little Lies, Silence, and Missing Richard Simmons.
Whistlestop
Feb. 22 2017 10:24 AMSteely Executive Orders From Presidents Truman and TrumpWhen a president’s executive powers are challenged by the courts.
Hang Up And Listen
Feb. 21 2017 4:48 PMHang Up and Listen: The Balls Can Ball EditionSlate’s sports podcast on DeMarcus Cousins, the Salt Lake Screaming Eagles, and the Ball brothers.
Working
Feb. 21 2017 12:27 PMThe “How Does an Inaugural Parade Announcer Work?” TranscriptRead what Charlie Brotman had to say about presiding over the parades of 10 presidents.
Slate Money
Feb. 18 2017 2:01 AMThe Vanishing EditionSlate Money discusses Snap Inc.’s upcoming IPO and Airbnb’s future challenges.
Best of Slate Podcasts
Feb. 17 2017 5:17 PMThe Best of Slate PodcastsOnly have time for one podcast this week? Make it this one.
Represent
Feb. 17 2017 10:50 AMMoonlight Editor Joi McMillonOn her journey to becoming the first black woman nominated for a Best Film Editing Oscar.
The Gist
Feb. 16 2017 6:09 PMWould a Narcissist Do This?The good news is the president doesn’t have narcissistic personality disorder. The bad news is he seems to be inured to distress.
The Gist
Feb. 15 2017 7:10 PMA Late Show for Grown-UpsChris Licht is helping to turn The Late Show With Stephen Colbert into the heir-apparent of Jon Stewart’s Daily Show
Amicus
Feb. 15 2017 1:57 PMCan Noncitizens Sue Government Officials for Constitutional Violations?Read what Slate’s Amicus podcast had to say about Ziglar v. Abbasi.
Best of Slate Podcasts
Feb. 24 2017 5:29 PMThe Best of Slate PodcastsOnly have time for one podcast this week? Make it this one.
Political Gabfest
Feb. 23 2017 7:18 PMThe “Deploy, Detain, Deport” EditionListen to Slate’s show about Trump’s deportation effort, the rollback of transgender bathroom guidelines, and the fall of Milo Yiannopoulos.
DoubleX Gabfest
Feb. 23 2017 9:25 AMThe DoubleX Gabfest “Milo vs. Lena” EditionListen to the DoubleX Gabfest on Milo Yiannopoulos, Girls, and sexism at Uber.
The Gist
Feb. 22 2017 6:29 PMOn Saddam Hussein’s CaseFormer CIA analyst John Nixon spent years studying former Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein—his rise to power, his frustration with the U.S., his bad poetry.
Dear Prudence
Feb. 22 2017 2:01 PMDear Prudence: The “Cats Can Be Gay” EditionIt drives me crazy when my lesbian friend calls inanimate objects “gay.” Help!
Working
Feb. 22 2017 10:25 AMThe “How Does a CIA Analyst Work?” EditionRead what Aki Peritz had to say about doing counterterrorism work after 9/11. 
The Gist
Feb. 21 2017 7:34 PMFacing the News Like a Poker ChampGuest host Maria Konnikova speaks with Annie Duke about how champion card players stay calm during hard times
Trumpcast
Feb. 21 2017 12:53 PMOvert Madness, Covert PurposeA dive into Trump’s press conference and why the GOP won’t stand up to Trump on Russia.
Amicus
Feb. 18 2017 10:01 AMAmicus: General StrikeHow state attorneys general are going on the offensive against the most egregious parts of the Trump agenda. Also, the Constitution’s limits on the U.S.–Mexico border.
The Gist
Feb. 17 2017 6:05 PMAndy Zaltzman Is Back at Exactly the Right TimeThe British satirist reboots his influential comedy show The Bugle, just in time for Brexit and a Trump White House.
The Audio Book Club
Feb. 17 2017 1:12 PMThe Audio Book Club Gets Tangled Up in BlueSlate critics discuss the poetry of Bob Dylan’s lyrics.
Political Gabfest
Feb. 16 2017 7:07 PMThe “Freaks and Leaks” EditionListen to Slate’s show about Trump’s Russia links, Obamacare, and American–Israeli relations.
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
Feb. 16 2017 12:06 PMMom and Dad Are Fighting: The “Teenage Life Coach” EditionListen to Slate’s parenting podcast about who runs the family, who does the homework, and how to form a parental cartel.
Trumpcast
Feb. 15 2017 6:35 PMA Cry for HelpWhy we need an independent investigation into the president’s ties with Russia.
Culture Gabfest
Feb. 15 2017 12:37 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Stephen’s Universe” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Steven Universe, Saturday Night Live’s political satire, and the Trump Story Project.

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