Dan Pashman

Dan Pashman is the creator and host of The Sporkful food podcast and blog, a regular contributor to NPR and Slate, and the host of Cooking Channel's Good to Know.

Table to Farm
April 22 2013 2:13 PMTable to Farm: Dueling Quesos EditionSlate's show about how milk prices are determined and how to tell whether a cheese will melt properly.
Table to Farm
April 8 2013 11:14 AMTable to Farm: Braised Pork Butt EditionSlate's show about why pigs are such interesting animals and why you can make so many different meat products out of them.
Table to Farm
March 25 2013 2:04 PMTable to Farm: Apple Crisp EditionSlate's show about apple genetics, apple economics, and the proper ratio of apple crisp to ice cream.
Table to Farm
March 11 2013 1:13 PMTable to Farm: Frittata EditionSlate's show about the ethicality of eating eggs and the practicality of keeping chickens, with special guest Peter Singer.
Brow Beat
Nov. 15 2012 3:06 PMFinally, a Vegetarian Centerpiece Worthy of Thanksgiving: The Veggieducken
Culture Gabfest
Feb. 22 2012 11:07 AMThe Culture Gabfest, “Great Granola Showdown” EditionListen to Slate's show about Downton Abbey, the Oscar-nominated film Moneyball, and the world’s greatest granola.
Table to Farm
April 15 2013 10:44 AMTable to Farm: Focaccia EditionSlate's show about white bread’s strange social history and why you should gently caress your yeast dough.
Table to Farm
April 1 2013 12:24 PMTable to Farm: Coca-Cola Cake EditionSlate's show about soda taxes, obesity, and whether you should be adding soft drinks to your cake batter.
Table to Farm
March 18 2013 12:11 PMTable to Farm: Tri-tip Steak EditionSlate's show about the life cycle of the average American cow and the changes the beef industry has seen over the past century.
Table to Farm
March 4 2013 11:00 AMTable to Farm: Seared Scallops EditionSlate's new podcast about where food comes from. First up: fish.
Culture Gabfest
Nov. 14 2012 5:50 PMThe Culture Gabfest: What Is Stuffed Inside of What Is Stuffed Inside of What EditionSlate's podcast about the Bond movie Skyfall, Publishers Weekly’s Top 10 Essays Since 1950, and the vegetarian’s Thanksgiving centerpiece, the Veggieducken.
May 20 2009 6:39 PMWedding CrashersIf gay marriage isn't such a big deal anymore, then maybe the religious right isn't, either.


War Stories

The Right Target

Why Obama’s airstrikes against ISIS may be more effective than people expect.

The One National Holiday Republicans Hope You Forget

It’s Legal for Obama to Bomb Syria Because He Says It Is

I Stand With Emma Watson on Women’s Rights

Even though I know I’m going to get flak for it.

Should You Recline Your Seat? Two Economists Weigh In.


It Is Very, Very Stupid to Compare Hope Solo to Ray Rice

Or, why it is very, very stupid to compare Hope Solo to Ray Rice.

Building a Better Workplace

In Defense of HR

Startups and small businesses shouldn’t skip over a human resources department.

Why Is This Mother in Prison for Helping Her Daughter Get an Abortion?

Politico Wonders Why Gabby Giffords Is So “Ruthless” on Gun Control

Sept. 23 2014 4:45 PM An Up-Close Look at the U.S.–Mexico Border
  News & Politics
Sept. 23 2014 6:40 PM Coalition of the Presentable Don’t believe the official version. Meet America’s real allies in the fight against ISIS.
Sept. 23 2014 2:08 PM Home Depot’s Former Lead Security Engineer Had a Legacy of Sabotage
Sept. 23 2014 1:57 PM Would a Second Sarkozy Presidency End Marriage Equality in France?
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 23 2014 2:32 PM Politico Asks: Why Is Gabby Giffords So “Ruthless” on Gun Control?
  Slate Plus
Political Gabfest
Sept. 23 2014 3:04 PM Chicago Gabfest How to get your tickets before anyone else.
Brow Beat
Sept. 23 2014 8:38 PM “No One in This World” Is One of Kutiman’s Best, Most Impressive Songs
Future Tense
Sept. 23 2014 5:36 PM This Climate Change Poem Moved World Leaders to Tears Today
  Health & Science
Sept. 23 2014 4:33 PM Who Deserves Those 4 Inches of Airplane Seat Space? An investigation into the economics of reclining.
Sports Nut
Sept. 23 2014 7:27 PM You’re Fired, Roger Goodell If the commissioner gets the ax, the NFL would still need a better justice system. What would that look like?