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The Gist

Sarah Kliff ­­­­­­­­­on the Big Questions

Is Obamacare bending the cost curve? Would its demise cause more people to die? Sarah Kliff from Vox weighs in.

Hang Up And Listen
Oct. 16 2017 5:27 PMHang Up and Listen: The How Many Altuves EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Colin Kaepernick’s collusion grievance, Jose Altuve, and the Portland Thorns.
Working
Oct. 15 2017 2:00 PMHow Does a Comic Book Store Owner Work?Jared Smith talks about the weekly grind of bringing comics to readers.
Slate Money
Oct. 14 2017 2:01 AMThe Some of My Best Friends Are Petroleum Engineers EditionSlate Money on Richard Thaler, Fifty Inventions That Shaped the Modern Economy, and Brexit.
Best of Slate Podcasts
Oct. 13 2017 7:19 PMThe Best of Slate PodcastsOnly have time for one podcast this week? Make it this one.
The Gist
Oct. 12 2017 7:37 PMThe Shia LaBeouf of IslamAymann Ismail’s video series takes a look at what it’s like being Muslim in America.
Studio 360
Oct. 12 2017 5:01 PMAmerican Icons: One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s NestThis is the story of America’s fight against authority.
Trumpcast
Oct. 12 2017 12:35 PMGetting Off EasyHow did Ivanka and Donald Trump Jr. avoid felony fraud charges in 2012?
The Gist
Oct. 11 2017 6:06 PMOklahoma Is Not OKLow tax rates, failing public services, and a governor who thinks prayer will fix the budget deficit. Why can’t Oklahoma get it together?
Hang Up And Listen
Oct. 11 2017 1:21 PMHang Up Extra: The World Cup Catastrophe EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the U.S. men’s national team’s disastrous loss and how to fix American soccer.
The Good Fight Podcast
Oct. 11 2017 10:56 AMFighting Populism With PatriotismE. J. Dionne explains why we can’t beat Trump by running away from nationalism.
The Gist
Oct. 10 2017 7:53 PMMade-Up CabaretActor Jason Kravits sings from a lesser-known American songbook—the one he creates, on the spot.
Working
Oct. 8 2017 2:00 PMHow Does an Independent Comics Artist Work?Benjamin Frisch talks about scripting, drawing, coloring, and lettering his own stories.
Trumpcast
Oct. 7 2017 6:00 AM#AskTrumpcastYou asked questions via Twitter, voicemail, and snail mail. We have answers.
Best of Slate Podcasts
Oct. 6 2017 8:57 PMThe Best of Slate PodcastsOnly have time for one podcast this week? Make it this one.
Represent
Oct. 6 2017 3:18 PMFall TV RoundupOur panel of guests discusses hopes and fears about new and returning shows this season.
Trumpcast
Oct. 16 2017 12:35 PMThe Obama Backlash in Two PartsWhite racial resentment and the undoing of the Affordable Care Act.
Amicus
Oct. 14 2017 10:00 AMThe Single Most Unremarked Win of the Trump EraKristen Clarke of the National Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law on the federal judiciary.
The Gist
Oct. 14 2017 12:26 AMWhy Now With the Weinstein Stories?Harvey Weinstein’s serial sexual harassment was Hollywood’s worst-kept secret. What allowed two news giants to put it in print within days of one another?
Live at Politics and Prose
Oct. 13 2017 12:02 PMNasty Women Unite!Samhita Mukhopadhyay and Kate Harding assemble great feminist writers to confront Trump’s America.
Political Gabfest
Oct. 12 2017 6:15 PMThe “Adult Day Care” EditionListen to Slate’s show about the GOP’s infighting, the fall of Harvey Weinstein, and the Clean Power Plan repeal.
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
Oct. 12 2017 2:00 PMMom and Dad Are Fighting: The “Some Kids Are Jerks” EditionListen to Slate’s parenting podcast about frozen embryos and difficult playmates.
I Have to Ask
Oct. 11 2017 7:03 PMI Have to Ask: The Jodi Kantor EditionThe New York Times reporter goes behind the scenes on her Harvey Weinstein stories.
Trumpcast
Oct. 11 2017 2:20 PMA Corker of a StorySen. Bob Corker took Trump to task. What does that mean for the Republican Party?
Dear Prudence
Oct. 11 2017 12:00 PMDear Prudence: The “On the Nose” EditionMy adult friend carries a doll with her and pretends it’s real. Help!
Culture Gabfest
Oct. 11 2017 10:34 AMThe Culture Gabfest “We’ve Seen Things You People Wouldn’t Believe” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Blade Runner 2049, Season 4 of Transparent, and Harvey Weinstein.
Hang Up And Listen
Oct. 10 2017 6:09 PMHang Up and Listen: The Duglegur EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Jerry Jones and Jemele Hill, the baseball playoffs, and Iceland’s World Cup dreams.
Represent
Oct. 7 2017 11:00 AMThe Return of ScandalAs Shonda Rhimes’ game-changing drama enters its final season, we recap the premiere episode.
Slate Money
Oct. 7 2017 2:02 AMThe Africa EditionSlate Money on Lagos and Nairobi, China in Africa, and South African corruption.
The Gist
Oct. 6 2017 8:00 PMMasha Gessen, Putin WhispererThe U.S. has liberalized over time. Why hasn’t Russia?
Trumpcast
Oct. 6 2017 1:54 PMThe President’s Response to VegasTalking to the man who helped make Las Vegas what it is today about Trump’s response to this week’s events.

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