Josh Levin Josh Levin

Josh Levin is Slate's executive editor.

Hang Up And Listen
May 19 2014 8:07 PMHang Up and Listen: The Way Too Many Animals EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Qatar’s World Cup catastrophe, the NHL playoffs, and California Chrome. 
Future Tense
May 15 2014 10:00 AMHow Many People Do You Know Who Don't Own a Smartphone?
The Slatest
May 10 2014 8:03 PMWatch as Michael Sam Gets Drafted, Kisses His Partner on ESPN
Sports Nut
May 7 2014 3:58 PMThis Is Why College Athletes Need a UnionThe case of a Kansas State basketball player reveals the NCAA’s moral bankruptcy.
The XX Factor
April 30 2014 12:46 PMThe Clippers Should Not Let Donald Sterling’s Wife Off the Hook
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April 28 2014 5:19 PMHang Up and Listen: The Sterling’s Reputation EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the Clippers owner, Michael Pineda’s pine tar suspension, and UFC champ Jon “Bones” Jones. 
Hang Up And Listen
April 21 2014 5:42 PMHang Up and Listen: The Remember the 96 EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the NBA playoffs, the NHL playoffs, and the Hillsborough disaster.
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March 31 2014 5:18 PMWhy the NCAA Is So Panicked About the Potential for Unionized College Football Players
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March 24 2014 5:07 PMHang Up and Listen: The Silver’s Mettle EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the NCAA tournament, the relaunch of FiveThirtyEight, and baseball’s Australian opening day.
Sports Nut
March 21 2014 5:07 PMOh, Mercer!It’s really, really great when a small school beats mighty Duke in the NCAA tournament, but it’s no longer that surprising.
Politics
March 20 2014 5:24 PMKidnapping the NewsHow 20/20 repackaged my investigation of infamous “welfare queen” Linda Taylor and billed it as an ABC exclusive.
Hang Up And Listen
March 17 2014 5:55 PMHang Up and Listen: The Hoisted by Their Own Criteria EditionSlate’s sports podcast on March Madness, NFL free agency, and Major League Soccer.
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March 10 2014 5:44 PMAre the 34–0 Wichita State Shockers All They’re Cracked Up to Be?
Outward
March 3 2014 7:15 PMThat Media Circus That Was Supposed to Be Following Jason Collins? It Doesn’t Exist.
Five-Ring Circus
Feb. 23 2014 6:49 PMNude Mesh vs. Nude Lycra: Figure Skating’s Faux-Nudity Secrets Revealed
Sports Nut
May 16 2014 5:12 PMA Hello to ArmsForget height. Basketball players’ wingspans are absurd and amazing.
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May 12 2014 5:30 PMHang Up and Listen: The Baring Your Sole EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Michael Sam, the NBA playoffs, and the Vibram FiveFingers settlement.
Sports Nut
May 8 2014 2:40 PMReleases Bursts of Heat From Eyeballs, a Bit Stiff in the HipsSuperman’s NFL draft profile.
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May 5 2014 5:18 PMHang Up and Listen: The Red Flags With Character Issues EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the NBA playoffs, NFL draft, and Sports Illustrated’s Gary Smith. 
Sports Nut
April 29 2014 3:40 PMYes, Donald Sterling Sees His Basketball Team as a PlantationIt’s a provocative comparison, but in this case it’s an accurate one.
Sports Nut
April 28 2014 2:10 AMThe NBA's Ownership SocietyDonald Sterling exposes an uncomfortable truth about race and power in pro basketball.
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April 14 2014 4:50 PMThe Football League in China Where All the Players Are Obsessed With Rudy
Sports Nut
March 25 2014 1:59 PMHere, Take This CoatWashington owner Dan Snyder’s cynical new effort to squelch the controversy over his racist team name.
Sports Nut
March 22 2014 11:54 AMCongratulations, Warren BuffettWe already know that nobody’s going to win the $1 billion bracket challenge.
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March 21 2014 1:12 PMHang Up and Listen NCAA Extra: The Bison EditionSlate’s sports podcast on North Dakota State, rooting for your algorithm, and why a No. 16 hasn’t beaten a No. 1.
Sports Nut
March 19 2014 12:54 PMOne Striking MomentThe opening Thursday of the NCAA tournament is the perfect time for college basketball players to walk off the court.
Sports Nut
March 13 2014 12:11 PMThe Death of ReillyWhy the ESPN columnist couldn’t survive in the era of Bill Simmons and Nate Silver.
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March 4 2014 5:34 PMIs the NFL’s Proposed Ban of the N-Word a Great Idea or a Foolish Mistake?
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Feb. 24 2014 5:37 PMSteve Nash Explains What It’s Like for a Great Athlete to Confront the End of His Career
Five-ring Circus
Feb. 21 2014 7:44 PMWhy You Hate NBC's Olympics CoverageIt's reality TV masquerading as a sporting event.

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