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Dan Kois is Slate's culture editor and a contributing writer to the New York Times Magazine.

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Sept. 6 2013 9:20 AMCeremonyCan one Joy Division fan change the bloody ways of the Aztec empire?
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Aug. 9 2013 9:40 AMMass-Market MarathonTinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy is everything I hoped it would be.
The Audio Book Club
Aug. 9 2013 5:10 AMThe Audio Book Club on Life After LifeOur critics love Kate Atkinson’s ingenious historical (and counter-historical) novel of World War II.
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Aug. 8 2013 10:30 AMMass-Market MarathonA Shirley Jackson mystery—and the case of the disappearing literary paperback.
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Aug. 7 2013 11:30 AMMass-Market MarathonA Charles Portis novel can clear your sinuses like a shot of whiskey.
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Aug. 5 2013 12:15 PMMass-Market MarathonRevisiting John Gardner’s Grendel, the first book that blew my mind.
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Aug. 5 2013 5:32 AMMass-Market MarathonOne week at the beach, 23 pocket paperbacks.
Brow Beat
July 26 2013 9:49 AMSpoiler Special: The To Do List
The Audio Book Club
July 12 2013 7:15 AMThe Audio Book Club on The InterestingsOur critics discuss Meg Wolitzer’s novel about six childhood friends whose lives intersect over the years.
The Audio Book Club
June 19 2013 10:01 AMThe Audio Book Club on Tenth of December Our critics discuss George Saunders’ book of short stories.
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June 7 2013 7:30 AM“Stop, Younger Version of Me!”Jess Fink’s time travel memoir We Can Fix It!
DoubleX Gabfest
May 16 2013 11:08 AMDoubleX Gabfest: The Healed by Love EditionListen to Slate’s show about rape jokes, the rehabilitation of cad politicians Anthony Weiner and Mark Sanford, and a new article on the biology of loneliness.
Brow Beat
April 22 2013 4:09 PMThis Is All I Have to Say About Futurama’s Cancellation
Tv Club
April 15 2013 10:45 PMTop of the LakeRobin discovers the terrible secret(s) of Laketop in the series finale.
Tv Club
April 9 2013 12:09 AMTop of the LakeGJ is like Hunter S. Thompson mixed with Sappho.
The Audio Book Club
Sept. 6 2013 9:00 AMThe Audio Book Club on The FlamethrowersOur critics debate Rachel Kushner’s novel of art, revolution, and motorcycle racing.
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Aug. 9 2013 6:45 AMA Superhero’s Origin StoryA new comics trilogy tells the tale of Rep. John Lewis and the struggle for civil rights.
Brow Beat
Aug. 8 2013 11:58 PMDear New York Times, This Is How the Planes in Planes Have Sex
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Aug. 7 2013 2:45 PMMass-Market MarathonThe beauty of the pocket paperback: If it stinks, you can just throw it away!
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Aug. 6 2013 5:15 AMMass-Market MarathonThe book Vonnegut called “The truest and funniest sex novel any American will ever write.”
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Aug. 5 2013 8:15 AMMass-Market MarathonThe magic of Xanth, and of books you can read on the beach.
Brow Beat
July 29 2013 2:17 PMYou Should Be Listening to Superchunk. Start Here.
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July 12 2013 9:20 AMFire!!The most inventively-made comic of the year is set on all 10 floors of a burning building.
The Slatest
June 19 2013 5:29 PMOf Course Tamerlan Tsarnaev Is on Slate’s List of People Killed With Guns
The XX Factor
June 14 2013 1:35 PMBring on the Daddy Wars
Tv Club
June 3 2013 1:32 AMGame of Thrones, Season 3We're witnessing the destruction of one of the great families of Westeros.   
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May 3 2013 10:00 AMLisa Hanawalt’s Dirty Dumb IdeasThe weirdest, funniest comic of the year.
DoubleX Gabfest
April 18 2013 2:19 PMDoubleX Gabfest: The Fapstronaut EditionListen to Slate's show about the Philadelphia “house of horrors” abortion story, the movement of men who want to stop masturbating, and the crisis of American child care.
The Audio Book Club
April 12 2013 12:45 PMThe Audio Book Club on Going ClearOur critics take on Lawrence Wright’s epic investigation into Scientology and Hollywood.
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April 5 2013 9:30 AMLittle Girl, Big CityA vibrant and whimsical all-ages adventure from an ambitious new cartoonist.

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