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The American Horror Story: Freak Show Podcast, Episode 10

The “Orphans” edition.

Dec. 18 2014 11:48 AMBehind the Year of Outrage Here’s how Slate tracked down everything we were angry about in 2014. 
Dec. 17 2014 12:27 PMListen to Our Ultimate Holiday PlaylistHoliday tracks for the season, exclusively for Slate Plus members.
Dec. 4 2014 7:03 PMThe American Horror Story: Freak Show Podcast, Episode 8The “Blood Bath” edition.
Dec. 3 2014 9:27 AMHow Should Slate Improve Its Comments Section?A members-only open thread.
Nov. 25 2014 3:21 PMListen to Our November Music RoundupHot tracks for our fall playlist, exclusively for Slate Plus members.
Nov. 13 2014 6:11 PMThe American Horror Story: Freak Show Podcast, Episode 6The “Bullseye” edition.
Nov. 4 2014 2:27 PMMeet Seth MaxonNine Questions with Slate’s Home Page Editor  
Oct. 29 2014 3:45 PMThe Great Writing Vs. Talking DebateIs it harder to be a good writer or a good talker?
Oct. 16 2014 1:54 AMThe American Horror Story: Freak Show Podcast, Episode 2The “Massacres and Matinees” edition.
Oct. 8 2014 11:55 PMThe American Horror Story: Freak Show Podcast, Episode 1The “Monsters Among Us” edition
Oct. 1 2014 3:24 PMRevelry (and Business) at MohonkPhotos and highlights from Slate’s annual retreat.
Sept. 30 2014 3:21 PMMeet Jordan WeissmannFive questions with Slate’s senior business and economics correspondent.
Sept. 30 2014 10:59 AM“For People, Food Is Heaven”Boer Deng on the story behind her piece “How to Order Chinese Food.”
Sept. 29 2014 11:18 AMSlate Voice: “The Self-Made Man” Listen to Slate’s John Swansburg read his story on the myth of the self-made man.  
Sept. 29 2014 8:45 AMSlate Isn’t Too Liberal. But…What readers said about the magazine’s bias and balance.
Dec. 18 2014 9:03 AMWe Were Doing It Wrong: The Very First Political GabfestWatch Emily, John, and David review their inaugural Gabfest from 2005.
Dec. 11 2014 2:38 PMThe American Horror Story: Freak Show Podcast, Episode 9The “Tupperware Party Massacre” edition.
Dec. 3 2014 12:15 PMYou Will Not Comment on This ArticleA primer on commenting on Slate.
Nov. 28 2014 5:00 PMOur Media Thanksgiving ListThe podcasts, websites, and apps Slate-sters are thankful for.
Nov. 20 2014 11:08 AM“Food’s a Great Lens, but It’s Not the Actual Topic We Need to Address”Tracie McMillan on the story behind her piece “Can Whole Foods Change the Way Poor People Eat?”
Nov. 6 2014 5:59 PMThe American Horror Story: Freak Show Podcast, Episode 5The “Pink Cupcakes” edition.
Oct. 30 2014 7:27 PMThe American Horror Story: Freak Show Podcast, Episode 4The “Edward Mordrake (Part 2)” edition.
Oct. 21 2014 1:02 PMWhere Are Slate Plus Members From? This Weird Cartogram Explains.
Oct. 14 2014 2:34 PMMeet Chris KirkSix questions with Slate’s interactives editor.
Oct. 3 2014 11:09 AMWhat Happened at Slate This Week?Will Dobson recaps the week from his shiny new desk.
Oct. 1 2014 10:54 AM“I Need a Pair of Pants That Won’t Bore Me to Death”Troy Patterson talks about looking sharp, flat-top fades, and being Slate’s Gentleman Scholar.
Sept. 30 2014 11:42 AMListen to Our September Music RoundupHot tracks from a cooler month, exclusively for Slate Plus members.
Sept. 29 2014 11:18 AM“It Wasn’t Just Character. It Was Circumstances.”John Swansburg and his editor Jessica Winter talk about how his history of the self-made man came to life.
Sept. 29 2014 11:17 AMThey Can’t Buy BackboneFathers, sons, and the lesson of Herman Blume in my Slate essay about self-made men.
Sept. 26 2014 10:41 AMWhat Happened at Slate This Week?Jamelle Bouie shares a few good tabs.

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