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Aug. 27 2009 6:32 PM

Slate's Latest Podcasts

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"John Hughes": Dana Stevens explains how he reinvented the teen movie for an entire generation. To listen to the podcast, click on the audio player below. You can also download the program here.

Aug. 6, 2009

"The Flat Is the New Up Gabfest": John Dickerson, David Plotz, and Newsweek Economics Editor Dan Gross talk politics. This week: Is the economy getting better, the latest on health care, and former President Bill Clinton brings home two Americans imprisoned in North Korea. To listen to the podcast, click on the audio player below. You can also download the program here.

Aug. 5, 2009

"Money Talks": The Big Money Editor Jim Ledbetter leads a discussion with Chadwick Matlin and Marion Maneker on cash for clunkers, the Geithner-Bair feud, and Recessionary Road. To listen to the podcast, click on the audio player below. You can also download the program here.

Aug. 4, 2009

"The Culture Gabfest, The All Hail Meryl Edition": In this week's Culture Gabfest, our critics discuss Meryl Streep's new movie about Julia Child, Julie & Julia; Amazon's beloved, vexing Kindle e-reader; and Josh Levin's new series on Slate about the end of America. To listen to the podcast, click on the audio player below. You can also download the program here.

"Double X Gabfest: The Gizzard Edition": Emily Bazelon and Hanna Rosin, the editors of Slate's new women's magazine, DoubleX.com, discuss topics in the news with Margaret Talbot of The New Yorker. This week: Why no one cooks anymore, girl superheroes, and health insurance. To listen to the podcast, click on the audio player below. You can also download the program here.

Aug. 3, 2009

"New President, Old Mistake": Jacob Weisberg asks: Is Obama trying too hard not to be like his predecessors? To listen to the podcast, click on the audio player below. You can also download the program here.