Culture Gabfest
Culture Gabfest

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The Culture Gabfest “The Life-Changing Magic of Making a Black Friend” Edition

Slate’s Culture Gabfest on Green Book, Tidying Up With Marie Kondo, and the art of the pan.

Jan. 9 2019 1:22 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Naked Pomegranate Tory” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on The Favourite, Roma, and this year’s Movie Club.
Dec. 26 2018 1:24 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Completely Phoned-In Holiday Show” EditionSteve, Dana, and Julia answer listener questions on our annual call-in show.
Dec. 12 2018 10:57 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Angry at the Lollipop” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Ralph Breaks the Internet, Netflix’s Dogs, and clichés.
Nov. 28 2018 11:42 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Wingless Thrush” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on The Ballad of Buster Scruggs, My Brilliant Friend, and the art of adapting a novel.
Nov. 14 2018 11:21 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Dinner Is Served!” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Can You Ever Forgive Me?, Big Mouth, and Stan Lee.
Oct. 31 2018 10:53 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Werewolf Bar Mitzvah” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Halloween, The Haunting of Hill House, and women in horror.
Oct. 10 2018 11:16 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Just Wanted to Take Another Look at You” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on A Star Is Born, America to Me, and “The Morality Wars.”
Sept. 26 2018 2:36 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Still There” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Serial, the “redemption essay” phenomenon, and Forever.
Sept. 12 2018 12:46 PMThe Culture Gabfest “God’s Laptop” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Searching, Sweetener, and Burt Reynolds’ legacy.
Aug. 29 2018 10:31 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Hegemonic Victimhood” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Eighth Grade, Insatiable, and Kelly Marie Tran’s New York Times op-ed.
Aug. 15 2018 1:39 PMThe Culture Gabfest “No Bad Horses” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on A Very English Scandal, The Tale, and Aretha Franklin.
Aug. 1 2018 1:55 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Fortnite Kegel Storm” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Mission: Impossible—Fallout, Fortnite, and the New York Times Magazine’s Gwyneth Paltrow profile.
July 18 2018 1:35 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Grasping at Straws” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Leave No Trace, Who Is America?, and plastic straws.
July 4 2018 7:30 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Unproblematic Trolley” Edition  Slate’s Culture Gabfest on Won’t You Be My Neighbor?, Nanette, and the World Cup.
June 20 2018 11:15 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Unkindest Cut of All” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Hereditary, The Staircase, and Lend Me Your Ears.
Jan. 2 2019 11:31 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Welcome to Slaht Ploos” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest shares some of our favorite Plus segments in a special book-themed roundup episode.
Dec. 19 2018 2:28 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Box of Treacle” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, Love Actually, and Slate’s TV Club.
Dec. 5 2018 11:10 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Girls, Girls, Burgers” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Support the Girls, The Little Drummer Girl, and the review that (supposedly) killed a restaurant.
Nov. 21 2018 10:24 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Mum’s the Word” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Widows, Bodyguard, and the legacy of William Goldman.
Nov. 7 2018 11:07 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Orson Welles in a Snuggie” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on The Other Side of the Wind, Robyn, and Blank Check.
Oct. 24 2018 2:02 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Who’s on First” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on First Man, Salt Fat Acid Heat, and the New American Songbook.
Oct. 3 2018 12:06 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Pope in a Speedo” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Kidding, Uncover: Escaping NXIVM, and dad jokes.
Sept. 19 2018 12:42 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Oopsie Jar” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on A Simple Favor, Boom Town, and the art of headline writing.
Sept. 5 2018 2:49 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Eat Your Terrarium” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on BlacKkKlansman, Making It, and the fire at Brazil’s National Museum.
Aug. 22 2018 2:10 PMThe Culture Gabfest “You Will Never Be Enough” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Crazy Rich Asians, Younger, and Elon Musk.
Aug. 8 2018 3:56 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Capitalism Is Grift” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Sorry to Bother You, Succession, and the summer of scammers.
July 25 2018 11:58 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Summer Strut 2018” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on this year’s candidates for song of the summer and our annual Summer Strut playlist.
July 11 2018 11:31 AMThe Culture Gabfest “This Is the Chewiest Thing I've Ever Had in My Mouth” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, Nailed It!, and the Scarlett Johansson trans casting controversy.
June 27 2018 10:40 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Anthony Rising” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Incredibles 2, 30 for 30’s “Bikram,” and astrology.
June 13 2018 1:37 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Elan Deficit” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Ocean’s 8, Instagram stories, and Anthony Bourdain.

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