Political Gabfest
May 17 2013 11:38 AMThe Barack Obama Is Richard Nixon GabfestListen to Slate's show about Obama’s scandal trifecta. Plus, the murder conviction of abortion doctor Kermit Gosnell.
May 3 2013 2:33 PMThe "Whoops, Did I Really Just Hand the 2000 Election to Bush?" GabfestListen to Slate's show about the hunger strike at Gitmo, Congress' FAA fix, and Sandra Day O’Connor’s Supreme Court regrets.
April 19 2013 5:07 PMThe What a Horrible, Horrible Week GabfestListen to Slate's show about the Boston Marathon bombing and the ensuing coverage by mainstream and social media. Plus, the defeat of the gun bill.
April 5 2013 1:57 PMThe Give Us Your Tired, Your Poor ... But Not on the Basketball Court GabfestListen to Slate's show about Marco Rubio’s vacillation on immigration reform, new abortion laws in conservative states, and the line between tough coaching and bullying.
March 22 2013 2:32 PMThe Scary, Out-of-Touch, Narrow-Minded, Stuffy Old Man GabfestStephen Colbert visits the Political Gabfest as we discuss Republican rebranding; the Steubenville rape case; and Sheryl Sandberg’s new book, Lean In.
March 15 2013 2:39 PMThe Gigantic, Delicious Sugary Drink GabfestListen to Slate's show about Paul Ryan’s updated budget proposal, the overturning of Michael Bloomberg’s soda ban, and the tense coexistence of religion and modernity.   
March 1 2013 3:03 PMThe I’m Working From Home GabfestListen to Slate's show about life after the sequester, the Supreme Court’s review of the Voting Rights Act, and Yahoo's ban on working from home.
Feb. 15 2013 3:27 PMThe Send Them to the Glue Factory GabfestListen to Slate's show about the State of the Union address, whether some politicians should follow the pope’s lead and retire, and the president’s new emphasis on education reform.
Feb. 1 2013 3:05 PMThe Huddled Masses and Plotz's Birthday GabfestListen to Slate's show about the politics of immigration reform, the unrest in Egypt, and how to compensate the victims of child pornography.
Jan. 18 2013 2:47 PMThe Elitist and Hypocrite GabfestListen to Slate's show about the White House plan to confront gun violence, the suicide of Aaron Swartz, and a preview of President Obama’s inauguration.
Jan. 4 2013 2:16 PMThe After the Fiscal Cliff, the Debt Ceiling Chasm GabfestListen to Slate's show about the fiscal cliff deal, the dysfunctional Congress, and a newspaper’s decision to publish a map of gun permit owners. Plus, an interview with Slate's “War Stories” columnist Fred Kaplan.
Dec. 21 2012 2:35 PMThe Last Shot GabfestListen to Slate's show about the political legacy of the Newtown shootings, Boehner’s Plan B, and the legacy of Robert Bork.
Dec. 7 2012 10:23 AMThe Doomsday Scenario GabfestListen to Slate's show about the fiscal cliff negotiations, lessons from the 2012 campaign, and the New York Post’s tragic cover photo.
Nov. 23 2012 3:25 PMThe Will You Sign My Pledge GabfestListen to Slate's show about the immutable politics of tax pledges, the Israel-Gaza conflict, and Steven Spielberg’s Lincoln.
Nov. 9 2012 3:19 PMThe 72 Percent White GabfestListen to Slate's show about President Obama’s re-election, the future of the GOP, and ballot victories for marriage equality and marijuana decriminalization.
May 10 2013 12:48 PMThe "Is Anyone Too Fat to Be President?" GabfestListen to Slate's show about Obama’s “red line” in Syria, the modern surveillance state, and Chris Christie's weight-loss surgery.
April 26 2013 3:46 PMThe “That Dime Bag Will Be $14.50 With Tax” GabfestListen to Slate's show about the case against bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, President Obama’s backbone problem, and how to tax the new pot market.
April 12 2013 2:48 PMThe Guy Named Plotz Makes Jokes About a Guy Named Weiner GabfestListen to Slate's Political Gabfest on a Senate gun bill deal, Obama's budget proposal, and Anthony Weiner’s strategic re-entry into public life.
March 29 2013 2:11 PMThe Everybody’s Back Hurts GabfestListen to Slate's show about gay marriage before the Supreme Court, the status of gun control legislation 100 days after Newtown, and This American Life’s investigation of disability benefits.
March 22 2013 1:31 PMGabfest TruthinessWATCH: Stephen Colbert drops by the live NYC Political Gabfest.
March 8 2013 2:57 PMThe Screw You, Let’s Have Lunch GabfestListen to Slate's show about Obama’s renewed efforts to schmooze the GOP, Rand Paul’s filibuster, and the evolving Sen. Menendez prostitution scandal.
Feb. 22 2013 3:13 PMThe Sequestering Obama’s Golf Game GabfestListen to Slate's show about the sequester standoff, a new challenge to campaign finance laws, and the president’s snub of the White House press corps.
Feb. 8 2013 3:07 PMThe Drone On GabfestListen to Slate's show about Obama’s drone policy, a preview of the State of the Union, and a plan to fix the deficit. 
Jan. 25 2013 11:17 AMThe Live in Washington, D.C., GabfestListen to Slate's show about Obama's second inauguration, filibuster reform, and the perils of tweeting on the job.
Jan. 11 2013 1:15 PMThe $1 Trillion GabfestListen to Slate's show about the embattled Hagel nomination, the platinum coin option, and Obama’s administration full of men.
Dec. 30 2012 11:12 AMThe 2012 Conundrums Gabfest Listen to Slate's special year-end show featuring the conundrums that stumped us in 2012.
Dec. 14 2012 2:37 PMThe Union-Made GabfestListen to Slate's show about Michigan’s new right-to-work law, the Supreme Court’s decision to tackle gay marriage, and torture in Zero Dark Thirty.
Nov. 30 2012 2:57 PMThe Going Nuclear GabfestListen to Slate's show about the fiscal cliff, the prospects for filibuster reform, and the ethics of outing bullies online.
Nov. 16 2012 2:49 PMThe All In GabfestListen to Slate's show about the Petraeus affair, President Obama’s news conference on Benghazi and the fiscal cliff, and the Supreme Court’s review of the Voting Rights Act.
Nov. 2 2012 2:44 PMThe Chris Christie Is My Co-Pilot GabfestListen to Slate's show about Sandy, the presidential homestretch, and the Nate Silver backlash.

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