Slate is one of the pioneers of podcasting. Since launching in 2005, our network of topical podcasts has been singled out for praise by Stephen Colbert and Ira Glass among many others. Find out what they and millions of listeners already love about our shows. Browse through and subscribe to our current offerings below, visit our Apple page from your iPhone or iPad, or listen to our most recent episodes on SoundCloud.
Slate's The Gist with Mike Pesca: A daily afternoon podcast about news, culture, and whatever else you'll be discussing with friends and family tonight.
Subscribe in iTunes ∙ RSS feed ∙ Gist show page
Slate's Mom and Dad Are Fighting (Every other Thursday): Slate editors Allison Benedikt and Dan Kois review and debate the latest parenting news, and try to stay civil.
Subscribe in iTunes ∙ RSS feed ∙ Mom and Dad show page
Slate's Spoiler Specials: Dana Stevens and her guests discuss plot twists, surprise endings, and everything else you can't reveal in a movie review (posts several times a month).
Subscribe in iTunes ∙ RSS feed
TODAY IN SLATE
The Self-Made Man
The story of America’s most pliable, pernicious, irrepressible myth.
Does Your Child Have Sluggish Cognitive Tempo? Or Is That Just a Disorder Made Up to Scare You?
Mitt Romney May Be Weighing a 2016 Run. That Would Be a Big Mistake.
Amazing Photos From Hong Kong’s Umbrella Revolution
Rehtaeh Parsons Was the Most Famous Victim in Canada. Now, Journalists Can’t Even Say Her Name.
Transparent is the fall’s only great new show.
Lena Dunham, the Book
More shtick than honesty in Not That Kind of Girl.