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The Best of Slate Podcasts

Only have time for one podcast this week? Make it this one.

Sept. 22 2017 6:29 PMCracking OpenCustomer service, female friendship, and Trump’s dangerous U.N. speech, in the Slate Plus Digest.
Sept. 20 2017 8:00 AMDear Prudence: The “Sunk Cost” EditionEvery time our wedding date approaches, my fiancé finds a way to put it off. Help!
Sept. 18 2017 12:55 PMThe “How Does a Batman Comic Book Penciler Work?” TranscriptRead what David Finch had to say about drawing superheroes.
Sept. 15 2017 6:31 PMA Billion Miles AwayThe Slate Plus Digest for Sept. 15.
Sept. 13 2017 12:50 PMHelp! Why Do Strangers on the Bus Insist on Making Small Talk?Dear Prudence answers more of your questions—only for Slate Plus members.
Sept. 12 2017 7:00 PMThe “How Does a Music Educator Work?” TranscriptRead what Delashea Strawder had to say about her work with the Mosaic Youth Theatre of Detroit.
Sept. 8 2017 4:10 PMThe Best of Slate PodcastsOnly have time for one podcast this week? Make it this one.
Sept. 5 2017 8:07 AMDana Stevens’ Must-Watch Movies This FallSlate’s film critic on what to look forward to as Oscar season revs up.
Sept. 1 2017 5:40 PMThe Best of Slate PodcastsOnly have time for one podcast this week? Make it this one.
Aug. 30 2017 1:51 PMHelp! Should I Be Worried That My Boyfriend Has Been Divorced Twice?Dear Prudence answers more of your questions—only for Slate Plus members.
Aug. 29 2017 8:05 AMConspiracy Thrillers Movie Club: Get OutIn his directorial debut, Jordan Peele pinpointed the specific anxieties of being black in America in 2017.
Aug. 25 2017 2:12 PMThe Best of Slate PodcastsOnly have time for one podcast this week? Make it this one.
Aug. 23 2017 7:30 AMDear Prudence: The “Strangers on a Train” EditionI’m a cancer survivor. How do I get people to stop commenting on my hair growing back? Help!
Aug. 18 2017 10:15 PMLooking Up After CharlottesvilleThe Slate Plus Digest for August 18.
Aug. 17 2017 8:00 AMWhich Weather is Better?‘Cause you’re hot then you’re cold—Slatesters get icy over this temperature debate.
Sept. 20 2017 12:30 PMHelp! My Fiancé Wants to Wear a Kilt to Our Wedding.Dear Prudence answers more of your questions—only for Slate Plus members.
Sept. 19 2017 9:00 AMHow Cities Need to Rethink Their InfrastructureSlate’s Henry Grabar on the challenges facing today’s cities, from climate change to powerful corporations to Trump.
Sept. 15 2017 7:13 PMThe Best of Slate PodcastsOnly have time for one podcast this week? Make it this one.
Sept. 14 2017 3:06 PMThe “How Does a Batman Comic Book Writer Work?” TranscriptRead what Tom King had to say about writing Batman.
Sept. 13 2017 8:00 AMDear Prudence: The “Rumpelstiltskin” EditionHow do I get my supervisor to stop threatening to take my baby? Help!
Sept. 8 2017 6:49 PMAirports, Ashbery, Aung San Suu Kyi, and the ACLUThe Slate Plus Digest for Sept. 8.
Sept. 8 2017 12:53 PMHelp! I’m Allowed to Feel Happy When Bad Things Happen to My Ex, Right?Dear Prudence answers more of your questions—only for Slate Plus members.
Sept. 1 2017 6:07 PMJoin Our Private Facebook Group!The Slate Plus Digest for Sept. 1.
Sept. 1 2017 7:23 AMFilmnoia, or How Fear Permeated CinemaHow cinematic paranoia has changed through decades of filmmaking—while staying the same.
Aug. 30 2017 8:45 AMDear Prudence: The “Pray on This” EditionMy boyfriend took pictures of me before we were dating. Is he a stalker? Help!
Aug. 25 2017 6:50 PMDog Days of Summer Are Gone AgainThe Slate Plus Digest for Aug. 25.
Aug. 23 2017 12:00 PMHelp! My Boyfriend Cried All Week Because He Was Afraid of the Eclipse.Dear Prudence answers more of your questions—only for Slate Plus members.
Aug. 22 2017 9:00 AMTrump’s Foreign Policy Isn’t “America First”Slate’s Joshua Keating on how the world sees Trump, and whether we should be worried about North Korea.
Aug. 18 2017 6:19 PMThe Best of Slate PodcastsOnly have time for one podcast this week? Make it this one.
Aug. 16 2017 1:47 PMHelp! An Old Friend Killed Himself. Should I Reach Out to His Girlfriend?Dear Prudence answers more of your questions—only for Slate Plus members.

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