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Mom and Dad Are Fighting

Mom and Dad Are Fighting: “Existential Tantrum” Edition

Slate’s parenting podcast on manipulative exes and anxiety meltdowns.

El Gabfest en Español
May 24 2018 11:11 AMDe Olas Políticas y Princesas ModernasLa ola azul que avanza hacía noviembre lleva una crisis de identidad para los partidos políticos.
The Gist
May 23 2018 7:19 PMThanks for Protesting … Now StopIf the NFL has a good explanation for its intent to punish players who kneel during the anthem, it has yet to give it.
If Then
May 23 2018 4:19 PMGoogle’s Chokehold on the WebA Yelp executive explains his yearslong battle with the internet giant over how it ranks your search results.
May 23 2018 11:38 AMTrump’s Challenge to Prosecutorial IndependenceThe president’s demand to the Department of Justice is wildly inappropriate, but is it illegal?
Dear Prudence
May 23 2018 7:00 AMDear Prudence: The “Poly Wedding Invite Etiquette” EditionI don’t like the couple that my two good friends are dating—do I need to invite them to my wedding too? Help!
May 22 2018 1:50 PMThe Represent Rose: The Royal WeddingBlack excellence was on display for Meghan and Harry’s big day.
Upon Further Review
May 22 2018 6:02 AMHow Actor Jesse Eisenberg Doomed the Phoenix SunsBack in 1993, the actor’s fan letter proved to be a fatal distraction in Game 6 of the NBA Finals.
Slate Money
May 19 2018 2:02 AMThe “Where’s My Tax Cut?” EditionSlate Money on tax cuts, jobs, and the Slate 90.
May 18 2018 11:28 AMDraconian and Cruel Immigration PoliciesThe Trump administration is succeeding at one thing: being cruel to immigrants.
I Have to Ask
May 18 2018 10:05 AMI Have to Ask: The Cecilia Muñoz EditionThe former Obama official on how Trump is reshaping America’s immigration policy.
Political Gabfest
May 17 2018 6:13 PMThe “Leaks and the Leaky Leakers Who Leaked Them” EditionListen to Slate’s show about Israeli violence toward Palestinians, White House leaks, and racial bias in marijuana arrests.
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
May 17 2018 2:01 PMMom and Dad Are Fighting: “Great Grandma Name Debate” EditionDoes a grandma get to name herself “Nema”?
El Gabfest en Español
May 17 2018 11:22 AMDe Violencia en Israel y Lluvias de EstupidezLa administración Trump está causando problemas políticos, económicos, y humanitarios en todo el mundo.
The Gist
May 16 2018 9:00 PMDisconnecting the Dots in IsraelThe deaths in Gaza this week are linked, however indirectly, to the opening of the U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem. Try telling that to Fox News.
Slate Extra
May 16 2018 3:34 PMIn Republican Primaries, Trump’s Still the Winning TicketSlate’s Josh Voorhees on covering the primary elections and looking ahead to 2020.
DoubleX Gabfest
May 24 2018 10:52 AMThe “White Lady Tears” EditionThe Double X Gabfest on Miss America, The Handmaid’s Tale, and the Oakland barbecue saga.
May 23 2018 5:24 PMNixon Goes to China (Part 1)President Richard Nixon warmly visited China in 1972, even as he positioned himself as firmly anti-communist. 
Culture Gabfest
May 23 2018 12:14 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Guillotine in the Mists” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on the royal wedding, Tom Wolfe, and Brooklyn Nine-Nine.
The Good Fight Podcast
May 23 2018 8:00 AMDon’t Give Up Hope on RussiaThe Kremlin tried to kill him—twice. But Vladimir Kara-Murza still believes that democracy will prevail in Russia.
The Gist
May 22 2018 8:33 PMGirls Rule, and Boys Think They Rule MoreIt’s science.
The Gist
May 22 2018 9:03 AMTwo-Party ProblemsRepublicans and Democrats dominate political life in the U.S., and that bipartisan division didn’t evolve naturally. It was engineered.
Hang Up And Listen
May 21 2018 6:55 PMHang Up and Listen: The My Favorite House EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Stephen Curry, legalized sports betting, and Tom Wolfe on Junior Johnson.
The Gist
May 18 2018 7:55 PMBreaking Up Comedy’s Boys ClubNell Scovell, the co-author of Lean In, has a simple solution for getting more women into writers’ rooms, and it rhymes with “conclusion glider.”
Live at Politics and Prose
May 18 2018 10:34 AMSing, Unburied, SingFor our special 200th episode, Jesmyn Ward discusses her 2017 National Book Award–winning novel.
The Gist
May 18 2018 9:57 AMBecky Hammon’s Next Big ShotA woman almost became president, but a woman hasn’t yet become a head coach in the NBA.
Studio 360
May 17 2018 5:00 PMPet ProjectsHow pets inspire and confound us.  
DoubleX Gabfest
May 17 2018 11:40 AMThe “What to Do With Bad Men” EditionThe Double X Gabfest on #MeToo men trying to make comebacks, Gina Haspel, and Marchesa.
May 17 2018 10:42 AMA Very Stormy DisclosureTrump repaid Michael Cohen after all, because of course he did.
If Then
May 16 2018 4:01 PMWelcome to the SwampA former Department of Justice antitrust official says the problems with the AT&T–Time Warner merger run much deeper than Michael Cohen.
Culture Gabfest
May 16 2018 10:32 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Smoke-N-Chill Novelties” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on The Rider, “This Is America,” and vaping.