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Julia Turner is the editor in chief of Slate and a regular on Slate's Culture Gabfest podcast.

Culture Gabfest
Jan. 22 2014 12:01 PMShould the Allegations Against Woody Allen Affect How We Feel About His Movies?
Culture Gabfest
Jan. 8 2014 12:49 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Do Androids Dream of Joaquin Phoenix?” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Her, Isaac Asimov’s predictions for 2014, and the pretense of anonymity in restaurant criticism.
Culture Gabfest
Dec. 18 2013 6:24 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Don’t Put Metal in the Science Oven” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on American Hustle, the Danish political drama Borgen, and long-form journalism in the digital age.
Culture Gabfest
Dec. 4 2013 2:27 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Eat My Shortz” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on HBO’s Getting On, the saga of “Diane in 7A,” and the crossword puzzles with Will Shortz.
Culture Gabfest
Nov. 20 2013 10:31 AMWill Matthew McConaughey Win an Oscar for Dallas Buyers Club?
Culture Gabfest
Oct. 30 2013 11:42 AMIs Romeo and Juliet a Good Play? Slate’s Culture Gabfest Discusses.
Culture Gabfest
Oct. 16 2013 11:01 AMThe Culture Gabfest “We’re Not Here to Fish” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Captain Phillips, the SAT writing section, and Alice Munro’s Nobel Prize.
Culture Gabfest
Oct. 2 2013 9:58 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Butchery and Bitchery” EditionSlate’s podcast about Drake’s new album, hatchet job book reviews, and Apple’s new operating system iOS7.
Entertaining
Sept. 26 2013 12:59 PMEntertaining Rule No. 17: Buy This Particular Ottoman for Your Overnight Guests
Slate Fare
Sept. 22 2013 11:52 PMDissecting the Slate RedesignSlate’s senior product manager David Stern explains the painstaking process and the cool technology that powers our new look.
Culture Gabfest
Sept. 11 2013 10:31 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Log-Toting Salinger” EditionSlate’s podcast about the new documentary Salinger, popularity in the Internet age, and changes at the Onion.
Culture Gabfest
Aug. 28 2013 12:49 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Flirting With Vomit” EditionSlate's podcast about the new film The World’s End, Miley Cyrus’ “racy” performance at the MTV Video Music Awards, and amusement parks.
Culture Gabfest
Aug. 21 2013 11:07 AMThe Culture Gabfest “In a World Without Steve and Dana” EditionSlate's podcast about the new film In a World, experiments in online longform journalism, and “Blurred Lines.”
Culture Gabfest
Aug. 7 2013 10:24 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Take It to the Bridge” EditionSlate's podcast about The Spectacular Now, the FX crime drama The Bridge, and the power of melody.
Culture Gabfest
July 31 2013 10:28 AMThe Culture Gabfest “It Was a Dark and Stormy Gabfest” EditionSlate's podcast about Woody Allen’s new film Blue Jasmine, racism on Big Brother, and first lines in literature.
Culture Gabfest
Jan. 15 2014 10:42 AMThe Culture Gabfest “From Now on This Gabfest Is a Space for Silent Reflection” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on True Detective, The Spoils of Babylon, and the absence of African-American artists at the top of Billboard charts.
Culture Gabfest
Dec. 25 2013 10:00 AMWhat Makes for “Good Conversation”?
Culture Gabfest
Dec. 11 2013 1:02 PMThe Culture Gabfest “All That Chintz” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Inside Llewyn Davis, the threat of “smarm,” and “Interwoven Globe” at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Culture Gabfest
Nov. 27 2013 1:04 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Over the River and Through the Woods” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Nebraska, new online shopping site the Prowl, and the highs and lows of Thanksgiving fare.
Culture Gabfest
Nov. 13 2013 11:43 AMWhat Makes Scandal So Addictive?
Culture Gabfest
Oct. 23 2013 10:31 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Radiators and Bassoons” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on 12 Years a Slave, Up Late with Alec Baldwin, and Welcome to Night Vale.
Culture Gabfest
Oct. 9 2013 10:37 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Watch Out for the Dildo” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Alfonso Cuarón’s new film Gravity, Masters of Sex, and “coolness” in 2013.
Brow Beat
Sept. 30 2013 6:18 PMThe Spoiler Special Podcast, Breaking Bad Edition
Culture Gabfest
Sept. 25 2013 3:54 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Live From Brooklyn” EditionA Brooklyn live show of Slate’s Culture Gabfest, in which the critics discuss Enough Said, “Brooklyn” the brand, and Grand Theft Auto V.
Culture Gabfest
Sept. 18 2013 9:49 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Can Someone Show Me How to Laugh Deeply?” EditionA special call-in edition of Slate’s Culture Gabfest, in which topics range from globalization to chicken husbandry.
Entertaining
Sept. 10 2013 7:30 AMEntertaining Rule No. 7: Get the Lights Right
Slate Fare
Aug. 27 2013 4:22 PMGet Ready for Slate’s RedesignFor the next few weeks, select users will be seeing a preview of our new look.
Culture Gabfest
Aug. 14 2013 12:35 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Summer Strut” EditionSlate's podcast about Larry David’s new HBO movie Clear History, the dearth of women in philosophy, and the Summer Strut 2013 playlist.
Gaming
Aug. 1 2013 5:43 AMBoggle Is Better Than ScrabbleDon’t scoff, word nerds. It’s true.
Fashion
July 29 2013 5:36 AMA Brief History of the BikiniHow the tiny swimsuit conquered America.

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