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Listen to Slate’s show about the campus rape story that shut down UVA’s frats.

The Gist
Nov. 26 2014 6:20 PMNow Announcing ThanksgivingThe annual celebration of big balloons requires an even bigger voice. Meet Les Marshak.
Working
Nov. 26 2014 11:31 AMThe “How Does a Helicopter Paramedic Work?” EditionSlate’s podcast about work explores how a flight paramedic transports dying patients.
The Gist
Nov. 25 2014 7:50 PMDemons and SpiritsBetween family and Ferguson we’ll all need a strong drink. Here are two to get you started.
Hang Up And Listen
Nov. 24 2014 9:17 PMHang Up and Listen: The Beckham Doesn’t Need Stickum EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Odell Beckham Jr.’s amazing catch, painkiller usage in the NFL, and Adrian Peterson’s extended suspension.
Working
Nov. 24 2014 11:30 AMThe “How Does an Appliance Repairman Work?” EditionSlate’s podcast about work explores what it’s like to go to work in a stranger’s house five times a day. 
WeigelCast
Nov. 23 2014 11:30 AMWeigelCast With D.C. Councilman Marion BarryListen to David Weigel interview the four-term mayor of Washington D.C.
Slate Money
Nov. 22 2014 7:16 AMThe “Matching Gift” Edition Slate Money on philanthropharmacology, Uber, and Abenomics. Plus: Host Felix Salmon reveals how much he has ponied up to make good on a promise to listeners
Working
Nov. 21 2014 1:08 PMSlate’s Working Podcast: Episode 9 TranscriptRead what David Plotz asked a hospice nurse about end-of-life care.
Political Gabfest
Nov. 21 2014 10:19 AMIs Thanksgiving a Liberal or Conservative Holiday?
Tv Club
Nov. 20 2014 5:29 PMThe American Horror Story: Freak Show Podcast, Episode 7The “Test of Strength” edition.
Working
Nov. 20 2014 7:00 AMThe “How Does a Hospice Nurse Work?” EditionSlate’s podcast about work explores how a hospice nurse prepares patients for a dignified death.
Culture Gabfest
Hang Up And Listen
Nov. 18 2014 5:40 PMThe Superfest East, Live in Brooklyn EditionSlate’s mega-podcast on Obama’s immigration reform push, the rise of emoji, and Adam Silver’s call to legalize sports betting.
Working
Nov. 18 2014 3:20 PMThe “How Does a Porn Star Work?” EditionSlate’s podcast about work explores how porn star Jessica Drake prepares for a scene.
The Gist
Nov. 17 2014 7:25 PMPumpkin Spice in July? That’s Too Soon.Mission creep and year-round-peeps: where artificial seasonality and artificial flavors collide.
Slate Archives
Nov. 26 2014 12:36 PMSlate Voice: “If It Happened There,” Thanksgiving EditionJosh Keating reads his piece on America’s annual festival pilgrimage.
Culture Gabfest
Nov. 26 2014 10:22 AMThe Culture Gabfest “How Could You?” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on the downfall of Bill Cosby, the legacy of Mike Nichols, and what the critics are thankful for this year.
Working
Nov. 25 2014 8:10 AMSlate’s Working Podcast: Episode 10 TranscriptRead what David Plotz asked an appliance repairman about his workday.
The Gist
Nov. 24 2014 8:04 PMThe Moist Birdie DebateDan Pashman from The Sporkful compares Thanksgiving turkey secrets from a celebrity chef and a certain Grandma Phyllis.
Tv Club
Nov. 24 2014 9:50 AMThe Slate Walking Dead PodcastA spoiler-filled discussion of Episode 7, "Crossed."
Amicus
Nov. 22 2014 2:26 PMAmicus Revisits a Case Involving Mental Illness and the Death Penalty
The Gist
Nov. 21 2014 8:01 PMThe Buck Starts HereChuck Todd wonders if we’ll finally see Obama roll the dice after the past six years of risk-aversion.
Live at Politics & Prose
Nov. 21 2014 10:51 AMStephen King, His Books, and Their OriginsThe king of horror discusses his new book with Politics & Prose at George Washington University.
The Gist
Nov. 20 2014 8:42 PMThe Kitsch of DeathOver the last 50 years, we’ve turned to horror and fantasy instead of facing the frank reality of death. 
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
Nov. 20 2014 10:08 AMMom and Dad Are Fighting: The Disdaingate EditionListen to Slate’s parenting podcast on the tension between stay-at-home parents and working ones.
The Gist
Nov. 19 2014 6:39 PMAfghanistan: 13 Years and CountingWhen the war started going badly, Hamid Karzai’s stock plummeted from Gandhi-like to radioactive.
The Gist
Nov. 18 2014 7:00 PMDon’t Call It a ComebackTainted writer Jonah Lehrer has returned with a new book. Time for another installment of “Is This Bull?”
Working
Nov. 18 2014 5:36 PMSlate’s Working Podcast: Episode 8 TranscriptRead what David Plotz asked a porn star about her workday.
Working
Nov. 18 2014 1:32 PMSlate’s Working Podcast: Episode 7 TranscriptRead what David Plotz asked an L.A. waiter about his workday.
Lexicon Valley
Nov. 17 2014 12:31 PMHelp Solve the Mystery! Where Did Get One’s Goat Come From?Listen to Slate’s show about the etymology of a thoroughly caprine phrase, featuring lexicographer Ben Zimmer.

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