Hang Up And Listen
Hang Up And Listen
Oct. 18 2016 4:07 PMDo Happy Cubs Fans Buy More Beer?Slate’s sports podcast talks about vending at Wrigley Field during the playoffs.
Oct. 12 2016 1:35 PMCan a Game Be So Lopsided It’s Boring?What Hang Up and Listen thought of the Michigan football team’s 78–0 win over Rutgers.
Oct. 4 2016 5:09 PMThe Sports Fans We Hate the MostAnd why we hate them, according to Slate’s sports podcast.
Sept. 27 2016 2:37 PMThe Best Moments From Hang Up and Listen History, According to You  Revisiting the show’s most noteworthy afterballs from the vault.  
Sept. 20 2016 3:22 PMCan We Like Abby Wambach’s Book Without Liking Her?Slate’s Hang Up and Listen discusses the soccer star’s memoir.
Sept. 13 2016 1:49 PMWas Allen Iverson Ahead of His Time?Slate’s sports podcast explains why he’s not just a basketball player.
Sept. 7 2016 2:21 PMLooking Back on Seven Years of Hang Up and ListenHang Up and Listen revisits its first episode.
Aug. 30 2016 1:01 PMShould Olympians Be Held to a Higher Standard?Hang Up and Listen asks what we should make of the Ryan Lochte scandal.
Aug. 25 2016 10:55 AMThe U.S. Men’s Basketball Team Has Never Been BetterBut we’re not watching if there aren’t any stakes in the game.
Aug. 19 2016 4:00 PMHang Up and Listen Olympics Extra: The Stars of Field EditionSlate’s sports podcast speaks with former high jump world-record holder Dwight Stones about what’s wrong with NBC’s track-and-field coverage.
Aug. 17 2016 6:21 PMHang Up and Listen Olympics Extra: The Not-Quite Olympian EditionSlate’s sports podcast talks to distance runner Lauren Fleshman about the Rio Games, doping, and Nike.
Aug. 16 2016 3:16 PMThe Case for Dumping Hope SoloHang Up and Listen discusses why the U.S. Women’s Soccer Team will be fine without its current goalkeeper.
Aug. 15 2016 7:42 PMHang Up and Listen: The Believably Unbelievable EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Usain Bolt and Wayde van Niekerk, American swimming dominance, and the Karolyis’ alleged abuse of gymnasts.
Aug. 11 2016 4:16 PMHang Up and Listen Olympics Extra: The Don’t Swim Like a Terrestrial Mammal EditionSlate’s sports podcast investigates what makes Katie Ledecky so fast.
Aug. 9 2016 2:13 PMHang Up and Listen Olympics Extra: The Brazil After the Games EditionSlate’s sports podcast talks to Franklin Foer about what will happen in Rio when the Olympics are gone.
Oct. 17 2016 5:14 PMHang Up and Listen: The She’s Big League EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the baseball playoffs, NFL TV ratings, and Fox’s Pitch.
Oct. 11 2016 5:04 PMHang Up and Listen: The Locker Room Talk EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the baseball playoffs and how men talk behind closed doors. Plus, S.L. Price on Playing Through the Whistle.
Oct. 3 2016 7:41 PMHang Up and Listen: The Humid Urgency of the South EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the Ryder Cup, the baseball playoff picture, and a whirlwind weekend of college football coverage.
Sept. 26 2016 5:14 PMHang Up and Listen: the Short, Joyous Life of José Fernández EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the life and death of the Miami Marlins pitcher. Plus, Chicago Cubs fandom and Nate Jackson’s new book.
Sept. 19 2016 6:02 PMHang Up and Listen: The Fear of Flying EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the whiteness of baseball and football players celebrating too early. Plus, an interview with Steph Davis about deaths in BASE-jumping.  
Sept. 12 2016 7:45 PMHang Up and Listen: The Zelmo the Hall of Famer EditionSlate’s sports podcast on whether NFL games are getting worse and goalball at the Paralympics. Plus, an interview with Zelmo Beaty’s widow, Annie Beaty.
Sept. 6 2016 8:07 PMHang Up and Listen: The Be Careful Who You Meme EditionSlate’s sports podcast on college football’s opening weekend. Plus, an interview with Nate Boyer and an appreciation of Vin Scully.
Aug. 29 2016 4:59 PMHang Up and Listen: The O’er the Land of the Free EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Colin Kaepernick’s protest, Joey Bosa’s contract, and Gary Sanchez’s hot streak.
Aug. 22 2016 6:16 PMHang Up and Listen: The Let the Games Be Gone EditionSlate’s sports podcast on NBC’s Olympics coverage, how the games played in Brazil, and the state of UFC.
Aug. 18 2016 2:35 PMHang Up and Listen Olympics Extra: The What Did Lochte Do? EditionSlate’s sports podcast talks with ESPN’s Mina Kimes about Ryan Lochte’s confounding robbery-at-gunpoint claim.
Aug. 16 2016 5:53 PMHang Up and Listen Olympics Extra: The Disappointed Gymnast EditionSlate’s sports podcast talks to Megan Abbott about her new book You Will Know Me, set in the high-stakes world of elite gymnastics.
Aug. 16 2016 2:07 PMAre We Supposed to Hate Alex Rodriguez?The Hang Up and Listen crew chats about the New York Yankees legend’s retirement.
Aug. 12 2016 3:57 PMHang Up and Listen Olympics Extra: The Field Hockey Heroes EditionSlate’s sports podcast interviews U.S. Olympic field hockey players past and present about the team’s strong start in Rio.
Aug. 10 2016 3:47 PMHang Up and Listen Olympics Extra: The Final Five EditionSlate’s sports podcast talks to Dvora Meyers about the U.S. women’s gymnastics team’s dominant win.
Aug. 8 2016 7:41 PMHang Up and Listen: The Kids Don’t Tip EditionSlate’s sports podcast on NBC’s Olympics coverage and American jingoism. Plus, a Wrigley Field beer vendor tells all.

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