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April 27 2010 5:13 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.

April 26, 2010

"Hang Up and Listen: The Loser's Curse Edition": In this week's episode of Slate's sports podcast Hang Up and Listen, Stefan Fatsis, Josh Levin, Mike Pesca discuss the NFL draft, the rise of the Oklahoma City Thunder, the 68-team NCAA hoops tournament, and baseball's unwritten rules. To listen to the podcast, click on the audio player below. You can also download the program here.

April 25, 2010

"Lose 300 Million Tons Of CO2 in Just Three Weeks!": A great way for businesses to shed excess carbon? The humble diet diary. A report by Kate Sheppard. To listen to the podcast, click on the audio player below. You can also download the program here.

April 23, 2010

"The Too Powerful and Too Big Gabfest": Slate's Political Gabfest, featuring John Dickerson, David Plotz, and Emily Bazelon. This week: banking reform, Supreme Court succession guessing, and Politico takes over Washington. To listen to the podcast, click on the audio player below. You can also download the program here.

April 22, 2010

"DoubleX Gabfest: The All-Sarah Edition": Hanna Rosin and Jessica Grose of DoubleX and Slate media critic Jack Shafer discuss Sarah Palin's speaking tour, Sarah Brown and the treatment of political wives in the British election, and a few recent profiles of comedian Sarah Silverman. To listen to the podcast, click on the audio player below. You can also download the program here.

April 21, 2010

"The Culture Gabfest, I'm Not Going to Say That on the Gabfest Edition": In this week's Culture Gabfest, our critics Stephen Metcalf, Dana Stevens, and Julia Turner. To listen to the podcast, click on the audio player below. You can also download the program here.

April 19, 2010

"Hang Up and Listen: The Redskins and Indians Edition": In this week's episode of Slate's sports podcast Hang Up and Listen, Josh Levin, Mike Pesca, and Dave McKenna discuss the NBA and NHL playoffs, the NFL draft, Ben Roethlisberger's likely NFL suspension, and the Allen Iverson documentary No Crossover. To listen to the podcast, click on the audio player below. You can also download the program here.

"Audio Book Club: The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine, by Michael Lewis": Stephen Metcalf, Troy Patterson, and Daniel Gross discuss Michael Lewis' book The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine. We recommend, but don't insist, that you read the book before listening to this audio program. To listen to the podcast, click on the audio player below. You can also download the program here.

April 16, 2010

"The Actual Listener Participation Gabfest": Slate's Political Gabfest, featuring John Dickerson, David Plotz, and Emily Bazelon, with cocktail chatter from listener Beth Feldman. This week: Who belongs to the Tea Party, an opening on the Supreme Court, and where now the space program. To listen to the podcast, click on the audio player below. You can also download the program here.

April 15, 2010

"The Disrupters, Episode 4": The Big Money presents The Disrupters, a new podcast about the companies shaking up American business in the 21st century. On today's show, host Chadwick Matlin explores the ad model for your Twitter feeds. To listen to the podcast, click on the audio player below. You can also download the program here.

"The Culture Gabfest, Ooh La La Edition": In this week's Culture Gabfest, our critics Stephen Metcalf, Jody Rosen, Dana Stevens, and Julia Turner discuss David Simon's latest HBO endeavor, Treme, the loss of British punk rocker Malcolm McLaren, and the comic musings of Tina Fey. To listen to the podcast, click on the audio player below. You can also download the program here.

April 13, 2010

"Hang Up and Listen: The Hug to Remember Edition": In this week's episode of Slate's sports podcast Hang Up and Listen, Stefan Fatsis, Josh Levin, and Mike Pesca discuss the Masters, the length of baseball games, Zenyatta's record-setting victory, and the dumb questions NFL teams ask potential draftees. To listen to the podcast, click on the audio player below. You can also download the program here.

April 11, 2010

"The Secret Life of Juan Valdez": How Colombia's most famous coffee picker is challenging Starbucks, by Daniel Gross. To listen to the podcast, click on the audio player below. You can also download the program here.

April 9, 2010

"The Tapestry of Magic Gabfest": Slate's Political Gabfest, featuring John Dickerson, David Plotz and Emily Bazelon. This week: Leaked Iraqi War video, Virginia's Governor and Confederate History Month, and net neutrality. To listen to the podcast, click on the audio player below. You can also download the program here.

April 8, 2010

"DoubleX Gabfest: The Bottle Girls and Basketball Edition": Hanna Rosin and Jessica Grose of DoubleX and Slate media critic Jack Shafer discuss the New York Magazine cover story "The Half-Hooker Economy," women's basketball player Brittney Griner, and whether women are becoming more violent. To listen to the podcast, click on the audio player below. You can also download the program here.

April 7, 2010

"The Culture Gabfest, I Want to Touch the Machine Edition": In this week's Culture Gabfest, our critics Stephen Metcalf, Dana Stevens, Seth Stevenson, and Julia Turner discuss Seth Stevenson's new book, Grounded, and creating your own TV ad with a little help from Google and Apple's much hyped IPad. To listen to the podcast, click on the audio player below. You can also download the program here.

April 5, 2010

"Hang Up and Listen: The Hating Duke Is a Cliché Edition": In this week's episode of Slate's sports podcast Hang Up and Listen, Stefan Fatsis, Josh Levin, and Mike Pesca discuss the men's and women's Final Fours, the Eagles trading Donovan McNabb to the Redskins, and the idea of floating realignment in baseball. To listen to the podcast, click on the audio player below. You can also download the program here.

April 4, 2010

"Inspiration Nation": Sarah Palin's new TV show proves that what she says has consequences, by Dahlia Lithwick. To listen to the podcast, click on the audio player below. You can also download the program here.

April 2, 2010

"The Land of Formica Gabfest": Slate's Political Gabfest, featuring John Dickerson, Christopher Beam, and Emily Bazelon. This week: Health care reform, drill baby drill, and bullying. To listen to the podcast, click on the audio player below. You can also download the program here.

March 31, 2010

"The Disrupters, Episode 3": The Big Money presents The Disrupters, a new podcast about the companies shaking up American business in the 21st century. On today's show, host Chadwick Matlin counts down to the release of Apple's new iPad with an Apple-minded show. To listen to the podcast, click on the audio player below. You can also download the program here.

"The Culture Gabfest, Shake Your Bon-Bon Edition": In this week's Culture Gabfest, our critics Stephen Metcalf, Dana Stevens, June Thomas, and Julia Turner discuss the new CBS television show Undercover Boss, the language of coming out when you're a celebrity, and the Web site TV Tropes. To listen to the podcast, click on the audio player below. You can also download the program here.

March 29, 2010

"Hang Up and Listen: The Fight at TGI Friday's Edition": In this week's episode of Slate's sports podcast Hang Up and Listen, Josh Levin, Mike Pesca, and Dave McKenna discuss the second weekend of the NCAA tournament, Urban Meyer's fracas with a newspaper reporter, and the state of professional wrestling. To listen to the podcast, click on the audio player below. You can also download the program here.

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