Slate's latest podcasts: The billionaire, the union leader, and the heiress trying to bring back the tax on inherited wealth.

Slate's audio offerings.
Aug. 3 2010 7:36 PM

Slate's Latest Podcasts

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July 23, 2010

"The Spasmodic Drama Gabfest": Slate's Political Gabfest, featuring David Plotz, Daniel Gross, and Emily Bazelon. This week: The economy and the fall election, the Shirley Sherrod debacle, and the complications of the Phoebe Prince Internet bullying death. To listen to the podcast, click on the audio player below. You can also download the program here.

July 22, 2010

"The Disrupters for July 22, 2010": 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 asks what our tweets say about our happiness. To listen to the podcast, click on the audio player below. You can also download the program here.

July 21, 2010

"The Culture Gabfest, The Man Your Man Could Smell Like Edition": In this week's Culture Gabfest, our critics Stephen Metcalf, Julia Turner and Dana Stevens discuss Christopher Nolan's summer blockbuster Inception and Old Spice ads gone viral. Slate's Josh Levin joins the gabbers to talk about Steve Jobs and the woes of the iPhone 4. To listen to the podcast, click on the audio player below. You can also download the program here.

July 19, 2010

"Hang Up and Listen: The Last American Sports Hero Edition": In this week's episode of Slate's sports podcast, Hang Up and Listen, Stefan Fatsis, Josh Levin, and Mike Pesca discuss the British Open and Tiger Woods' poor form, the Tour de France and the cloud over Lance Armstrong, and George Steinbrenner's legacy. To listen to the podcast, click on the audio player below. You can also download the program here.

"Audio Book Club: Imperial Bedrooms, by Bret Easton Ellis: Stephen Metcalf, Troy Patterson, and Michael Agger discuss Bret Easton Ellis'Imperial Bedrooms. 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.

July 16, 2010