Mike Vuolo

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

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
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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.
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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.
Live at Politics & Prose
Sept. 2 2014 4:33 PMStephen L. Carter Discusses Back Channel, His New Book
Lexicon Valley
Aug. 25 2014 7:45 AMLinguaFile II: Can You Guess the Mystery Word?Listen to Slate’s show about the etymology and history of a peculiar word, featuring lexicographer Ben Zimmer.
Live at Politics & Prose
Aug. 15 2014 10:55 AMThe Nixon DefenseJohn Dean discusses his new book at Politics & Prose.
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Aug. 1 2014 10:19 AMGood Morning, Mr. MandelaZelda la Grange discusses her new memoir, Good Morning, Mr. Mandela, at Politics & Prose.
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July 28 2014 10:42 AMEric Liu Discusses A Chinaman’s Chance, His New Book
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July 11 2014 1:56 PMThe Second Amendment: A BiographyMichael Waldman discusses his new book at Politics & Prose.
Low Concept
June 19 2014 7:41 AMThe All-Mackerel DietThink your veganism or paleo diet makes you special? Think again.
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June 6 2014 2:32 PMMatthew Algeo Discusses Pedestrianism, His 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.
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Sept. 5 2014 1:57 PMBuilding a Better TeacherElizabeth Green discusses her new book at Politics & Prose.
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Aug. 27 2014 12:12 PMThe Vanishing NeighborMarc Dunkelman discusses his book at Politics & Prose.
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Aug. 19 2014 3:41 PMOn LookingAlexandra Horowitz discusses her book at Politics & Prose.
Lexicon Valley
Aug. 12 2014 1:07 PMThe Manic Pixie and the Magical NegroListen to Slate's show about the pitfalls of coining a viral term.
Lexicon Valley
July 28 2014 12:31 PMWhere Did Discombobulate Come From?Listen to Slate’s show about the etymology of a most unusual word, featuring lexicographer Ben Zimmer.
Lexicon Valley
July 15 2014 10:33 AMNo, Your Language Doesn’t Influence How You Experience the WorldListen to Slate’s show about The Language Hoax, in which author and linguist John McWhorter pushes back against the idea that language affects culture.
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July 4 2014 2:00 PMSally Ride: America’s First Woman in SpaceLynn Sherr discusses her new biography of Sally Ride at Politics & Prose.
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June 17 2014 3:30 PMScott Anderson Discusses Lawrence in Arabia, His New Book
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May 30 2014 1:17 PMKai Bird Discusses The Good Spy, His New Book

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