Listen to Episode 74 of Slate’s The Gist:
Today on the Gist, Rolfe Winkler from the Wall Street Journal explains how the Google IPO has changed the stock market. Then, political writer Harry Enten from FiveThirtyEight breaks down early polling data for contested Senate elections, and even Hillary. For the Spiel, Alan Zweibel joins us in remembering Don Pardo.
TODAY IN SLATE
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The NFL Explains How It Sees “the Role of the Female”
Amazon Is Now a Gadget Company
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First, stop thinking of it as “Chinese food.”