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Slate's Latest Podcasts

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Feb. 1, 2010

"Hang Up and Listen, the Tebow v. ManCrunch Edition": In this week's episode of Slate's sports podcast, Hang Up and Listen, Stefan Fatsis, Josh Levin, and Mike Pesca talk about the NFL's Pro Bowl, Tim Tebow's pro-life Super Bowl ad and NFL prospects, tennis' Australian Open, and a golf equipment controversy. To listen to the podcast, click on the audio player below. You can also download the program here.

Jan. 31, 2010

"The Gang of Five, and How They Nearly Ruined Us": Daniel Gross discusses the little-known reason why investment banks got too big, too greedy, too risky, and too powerful. To listen to the podcast, click on the audio player below. You can also download the program here.

Jan. 29, 2010

"The Something We're Good at Gabfest": Slate's Political Gabfest, featuring David Plotz, Christopher Beam, and Emily Bazelon. This week: Reaction to the State of the Union, more help for the Democrats, and dissecting the iPad. To listen to the podcast, click on the audio player below. You can also download the program here.

Jan. 28, 2010

"DoubleX Gabfest: Spouses and 'Staches Edition": Jessica Grose and Hanna Rosin, editors of Slate's women's magazine, DoubleX, discuss topics in the news. This week: The New Yorker's Margaret Talbot joins to talk about a Pew report called "The Rise of Wives", the gay marriage trial in California, and whether Tina Fey can bring back the female mustache. To listen to the podcast, click on the audio player below. You can also download the program here.

Jan. 27, 2010

"The Culture Gabfest: The Origin of Speciousness Edition": In this week's Culture Gabfest, our critics Stephen Metcalf, Mike Pesca and Dana Stevens discuss the new Charles Darwin biopic Creation, John Stewart's takes on Keith Olbermann and the death of Air America and finally The New York Times announcement that it will soon to be hiding behind a pay wall. To listen to the podcast, click on the audio player below. You can also download the program here.