The Gist listens to records, and plans Obama’s visit to the U.S.-Mexico border.
Husband’s Stupid Record Collection Inspired a New Way of Listening
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July 11 2014 6:53 PM

Her Husband’s Stupid Record Collection

The Gist listens to her husband’s stupid record collection.

Blogger Sarah O’Holla started with the A’s and is up to the C’s in her husband’s stupid record collection.

Photo illustration by Slate. Photo courtesy Sarah O'Holla.

Listen to Episode 47 of Slate’s The Gist:


Is not visiting the U.S.-Mexico border President Obama’s Katrina? Josh King from Polioptics explains how he would best position Obama if (slash when) he does makes a trip to the U.S.-Mexico border. Then Sarah O’Holla tells us about her blog My Husband’s Stupid Record Collection and plays a few recent finds. For the Spiel, Mike unwraps what 20,000 book sales really mean.


Mike Pesca is the host of the Slate daily podcast The Gist. He also contributes reports and commentary to NPR.

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