Hang Up And Listen
Hang Up And Listen
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.
Aug. 3 2016 11:03 AMShould a Beer Mile Be Added to the Olympic Games?There will be five new sports at the 2020 Olympics. What else should the International Olympic Committee add?
July 26 2016 1:39 PMWhy Did Chris Sale Cut Up His Team’s Uniforms?Assessing the White Sox pitcher’s unorthodox critique of throwback jerseys.
July 19 2016 1:34 PMIs O.J.: Made in America Any Different From Other Documentaries?The critics say yes. But why?
July 13 2016 10:02 AMNBA Athletes Are No Longer Spreading the LoveWith free agents like Kevin Durant flocking to top teams, will next season’s games be boring?
July 7 2016 9:09 AMTrial by FuryThe Olympic Trials for swimming and track and field athletes are underway. Who should you look out for?
June 28 2016 1:17 PMIs the NHL’s Move to Las Vegas a Gamble?Hang Up and Listen isn’t sure Sin City will be a hockey hotbed. But why?
June 21 2016 12:53 PMWhich Olympic Athletes Will Be Sitting This One Out?Hang Up and Listen discusses Russian athletes, drug scandals, and the Olympics.
June 17 2016 4:38 PMAre These Sneakers Cornier Than Dad Jokes?Hang Up and Listen weighs in on the bright white, orthopedic-style sneakers designed by Steph Curry.
June 13 2016 6:12 PMHang Up and Listen: The Balls Don’t Lie EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Draymond Green’s suspension, Sidney Crosby and Gordie Howe, and Copa America.
June 6 2016 5:32 PMHang Up and Listen: The Great, Greater, Greatest EditionSlate’s sports podcast on LeBron’s playoff record, Muhammad Ali and sports writing, and Novak Djokovic’s greatness and unpopularity. 
June 1 2016 12:52 PMShould I Cheat on My Hometown Team?Hang Up and Listen helps Mom and Dad Are Fighting host Allison Benedikt pick a team to root for during the 2016 NBA Finals.
May 24 2016 4:48 PMShould Athletes’ Quotes Be Cleaned Up?Hang Up and Listen wonders whether journalists should edit athletes’ quotes for grammar.
May 17 2016 5:33 PMWhat Is Russell Westbrook Wearing Today?Hang Up and Listen decides if the basketball player is fashion-forward or not.
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.
Aug. 1 2016 6:35 PMHang Up and Listen: The Semenya Dilemma EditionSlate’s sports podcast on sex verification at the Olympics, Eugene Monroe’s retirement from the NFL, and the legacy of Ichiro.
July 25 2016 5:12 PMHang Up and Listen: The Granny Shot EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Russia and the Olympics and the psychology of free throws. Plus, an interview with Tanisha Wright on WNBA players’ protests.
July 18 2016 7:45 PMHang Up and Listen: The Boiling Point EditionSlate’s sports podcast talks to Andrew Hawkins about athlete activism. Plus, segments on the Tour de France and minor-league baseball.
July 11 2016 6:29 PMHang Up and Listen: The Fleek Five EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Serena Williams’ Wimbledon win, the Euro 2016 final, and the U.S. women’s gymnastics team.
July 5 2016 7:01 PMHang Up and Listen: The Kevin Durant Just Broke the NBA EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Durant to Golden State, Wales’ underdog run in the 2016 Euros, and the life and legacy of Pat Summitt.
June 27 2016 4:14 PMHang Up and Listen: The Cry for Argentina EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Argentina’s Copa America loss and Lionel Messi’s retirement announcement, a record class of foreign players in the NBA draft, and an interview with boxer Claressa Shields.
June 20 2016 8:29 PMHang Up and Listen: The Struggle Makes It Worth It EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Cleveland’s miraculous NBA Finals win and the golf rule that could have cost Dustin Johnson his first major.
June 17 2016 4:25 PMHang Up Extra: The NBA Finals Have Gone Totally Mad EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Game 6 of Cavs–Warriors and what’s in store for Game 7.
June 7 2016 7:43 PMThe Man, the Myth, the Tooth Decay FighterHang Up and Listen looks back on some of Muhammad Ali’s famous interviews.
June 4 2016 7:07 PMHang Up and Listen: The Understanding Ali EditionA special edition of Slate’s sports podcast on the life and legacy of the greatest of all time. 
May 31 2016 6:57 PMHang Up and Listen: The Three Is Worth More Than Two EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the Warriors’ Game 7 win over the Thunder, the Baylor football scandal, and Cristiano Ronaldo.
May 23 2016 7:37 PMHang Up and Listen: The Stud Muffins and Rumble Ponies EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the Golden State Warriors, minor-league baseball team names, and the Undefeated.
May 16 2016 5:02 PMHang Up and Listen: The Corny Sneakers EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the NBA playoffs, Stephen Curry’s Under Armour shoes, and Zika and the Olympics.