Slate's latest podcasts: The little-told story of how the U.S. government poisoned alcohol during Prohibition with deadly consequences.

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Feb. 25 2010 12:31 PM

Slate's Latest Podcasts

Use the audio players below to listen to Slate's daily podcast, which includes articles, the "Political Gabfest," the "Culture Gabfest," "Hang Up and Listen," and "Money Talks" from The Big Money, or subscribe to the iTunes feed.

Feb. 25, 2010

"DoubleX Gabfest: The Bond Girl Edition": Hanna Rosin and Jessica Grose of DoubleX and Margaret Talbot of The New Yorker discuss South Korean skater Kim Yu-Na's Bond girl routine, Michelle Obama's childhood obesity campaign, and Judith Warner's new book on medicating children, We've Got Issues. To listen to the podcast, click on the audio player below. You can also download the program here.

Feb. 24, 2010

"The Culture Gabfest, Meet the Crotchman Edition": In this week's Culture Gabfest, our critics Stephen Metcalf, Dana Stevens, and Julia Turner discuss the Esquire profile of film critic Roger Ebert, the new animated HBO incarnation of The Ricky Gervias Show, and ChatRoulette, the international chat room that pairs you and your Webcam with a total stranger. To listen to the podcast, click on the audio player below. You can also download the program here.

Feb. 22, 2010

"Hang Up and Listen: The Tape Delay Edition": In this week's episode of Slate's sports podcast, Hang Up and Listen, Stefan Fatsis, Josh Levin, and Mike Pesca talk about Sunday's USA-Canada hockey match, NBC's Olympics coverage, Tiger Woods' public apology, and the NBA's salary cap shenanigans. To listen to the podcast, click on the audio player below. You can also download the program here.

"The Chemist's War": The little-told story of how the U.S. government poisoned alcohol during Prohibition with deadly consequences, recounted by Deborah Blum. To listen to the podcast, click on the audio player below. You can also download the program here.

Feb. 19, 2010

"The Sins Both Large and Small Gabfest": Slate's Political Gabfest, featuring John Dickerson, David Plotz, and Emily Bazelon. This week: Evan Bayh's election decision, should Rahm Emmanuel leave the White House, and the Tea Party manifesto. To listen to the podcast, click on the audio player below. You can also download the program here.