Culture Gabfest
Culture Gabfest

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The Culture Gabfest “Just Wanted to Take Another Look at You” Edition

Slate’s Culture Gabfest on A Star Is Born, America to Me, and “The Morality Wars.”

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.
May 30 2018 11:04 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Whiskey and Pepto Bismol” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on First Reformed, My Favorite Murder, and Tucker Max.
May 16 2018 10:32 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Smoke-N-Chill Novelties” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on The Rider, “This Is America,” and vaping.
May 2 2018 10:51 AMThe Culture Gabfest “The Monkfish Was Fine” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Wild Wild Country, Michelle Wolf at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner, and YouTube.
April 18 2018 12:21 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Apocalypse Mom” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on A Quiet Place, Howards End, and preventative care.
April 4 2018 12:54 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Midnight at the OASIS” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Ready Player One, Barry, and Cannes banning Netflix.
March 21 2018 12:43 PMThe Culture Gabfest “We Are a Sacred Troupe” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on The Death of Stalin, Rise, and the Twitter Demetricator.
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.
June 6 2018 12:03 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Super Secret Getaway” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Samantha Bee using the c-word, Book Club, and Philip Roth
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.
May 9 2018 11:36 AMThe Culture Gabfest “[Laugh Track]” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Tully, Decoder Ring, and brands.
April 25 2018 10:26 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Hammer Time” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Killing Eve, You Were Never Really Here, and deleting Facebook.
April 11 2018 11:25 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Neo-Maxi-Zoom-Dweebie” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Roseanne, Kacey Musgraves, and The Breakfast Club.
March 28 2018 10:57 AMThe Culture Gabfest “The Great Work Begins” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Angels in America, The World Only Spins Forward, and Love, Simon.
March 14 2018 12:23 PMThe Culture Gabfest “10th Anniversary” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on A Wrinkle in Time, color, and a 10th-anniversary quiz.

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