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Mike Vuolo is a radio and podcast producer and the host of Lexicon Valley.

Live at Politics & Prose
Dec. 19 2014 11:31 AMJesmyn Ward Delivers This Year’s Most Powerful Reading at Politics & ProseThe National Book Award winner reads from her memoir, Men We Reaped.
Live at Politics & Prose
Dec. 12 2014 2:54 PMAndy Cohen and Wolf Blitzer Dish All the Gossip You Missed This YearThe television hosts discuss Cohen’s Diaries at Sixth & I Historic Synagogue.
Live at Politics & Prose
Dec. 5 2014 1:46 PMChuck Todd on Politics and Barack Obama’s PresidencyThe Meet the Press host discusses his new book, The Stranger.
Lexicon Valley
Dec. 1 2014 10:56 AMWhat Does It Mean to Sound Gay?Listen to Slate’s show about the myths and realities of the stereotypical gay man’s voice.
Lexicon Valley
Nov. 17 2014 12:31 PMHelp Solve the Mystery! Where Did Get One’s Goat Come From?Listen to Slate’s show about the etymology of a thoroughly caprine phrase, featuring lexicographer Ben Zimmer.
Lexicon Valley
Nov. 12 2014 11:42 PMHow a Crossword Puzzle Gets Made (You Don’t Start With the Clues)
Tv Club
Nov. 6 2014 8:32 AMSlate Plus Sneak Peek: The Walking Dead PodcastA spoiler-filled discussion of Episode 4.
Live at Politics & Prose
Oct. 31 2014 3:32 PMKatha Pollitt Discusses Pro: Reclaiming Abortion Rights, Her New Book
Live at Politics & Prose
Oct. 20 2014 12:44 PMCharles Blow Discusses Fire Shut Up in My Bones, His New Memoir
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Oct. 10 2014 2:32 PMJoan Biskupic Discusses Breaking In, Her New Book
Live at Politics & Prose
Oct. 3 2014 10:12 AMTavis Smiley, Death of a KingTavis Smiley discusses his new book at Politics & Prose.
Future Tense
Sept. 25 2014 11:28 AMApple’s New Predictive Texting Feature Tried to Cause Trouble in My Marriage
Science
Sept. 22 2014 8:08 AMSlate Voice: “Why Is So Much Honey Clover Honey?”Mike Vuolo shares the story of your honey.
Live at Politics & Prose
Sept. 15 2014 9:48 AMSo We Read OnMaureen Corrigan discusses her new book at Politics & Prose.
Lexicon Valley
Sept. 8 2014 4:30 PMSarah Palin’s PronounsListen to Slate’s show about the rhetorical effect of this, that, these, and those.
Lexicon Valley
Dec. 15 2014 11:58 AMToo Much Grog Will Make You Groggy. But Where Does Grog Come From?Listen to Slate's show about the etymology of an 18th-century quaff, featuring lexicographer Ben Zimmer.
Tv Club
Dec. 7 2014 12:00 PMThe Slate Walking Dead PodcastListen to a recap of the midseason finale, "Coda."
Live at Politics & Prose
Dec. 2 2014 3:31 PMNicholas Kristof Asks: Can Giving Help?The New York Times columnist and co-author of A Path Appears discusses his new book with Politics & Prose at Sixth & I Historic Synagogue.
Live at Politics & Prose
Nov. 21 2014 10:51 AMStephen King, His Books, and Their OriginsThe king of horror discusses his new book with Politics & Prose at George Washington University.
Live at Politics & Prose
Nov. 14 2014 3:47 PMReadings From the 2014 National Book Award FinalistsRoz Chast, Marilynne Robinson, and other finalists read from and discuss their books at Politics & Prose.
Live at Politics & Prose
Nov. 7 2014 5:30 PMKaren Armstrong Says Religion Is Not the ProblemThe historian discusses her new book, Fields of Blood, at Politics & Prose.
Lexicon Valley
Nov. 3 2014 10:41 AMHow Did We Go From Four and Twenty to Twenty-Four?Listen to Slate’s show about the history and evolution of writing out numbers in the English language.
Live at Politics & Prose
Oct. 24 2014 10:55 AMEula Biss Discusses On Immunity, Her New Book
Lexicon Valley
Oct. 20 2014 9:09 AMWhere Did the Word Snark Come From?
Lexicon Valley
Oct. 6 2014 10:33 AMThe Man They Call Mister SlangListen to Slate's show about Jonathon Green's decades-long quest to document slang throughout the English-speaking world.
Live at Politics & Prose
Sept. 26 2014 12:30 PMZero to OnePeter Thiel discusses his new book at Politics & Prose.
Lexicon Valley
Sept. 23 2014 11:41 AMWhich Came First: Orange the Color or Orange the Fruit?Listen to Slate’s show about the etymology of a well-traveled word, featuring lexicographer Ben Zimmer.
Live at Politics & Prose
Sept. 19 2014 5:47 PMOff the Sidelines With Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand and Andrea MitchellSen. Kirsten Gillibrand discusses her new book with Andrea Mitchell at Politics & Prose.
Science
Sept. 10 2014 4:15 PMWhy Is So Much Honey Clover Honey?Honeybees pollinate almonds and fruit trees, but we don’t have much almond honey.
Live at Politics & Prose
Sept. 5 2014 1:57 PMBuilding a Better TeacherElizabeth Green discusses her new book at Politics & Prose.

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