Slate is now posting its Spoiler Special podcasts on Brow Beat. You can listen to past Spoiler Specials here.
For the latest podcast, Dana Stevens and Daniel Engber went on a trippy, CGI-saturated journey across the Pacific with Ang Lee’s new film Life of Pi, a 3-D adaptation of Yann Martel’s 2001 novel about a boy stranded on a lifeboat with a Bengal tiger.
Be warned, in case it isn’t painfully obvious from the name of the podcast: Spoilers ahoy!
Spoiler Special: Cloud Atlas
TODAY IN SLATE
The Democrats’ War at Home
How can the president’s party defend itself from the president’s foreign policy blunders?
Secret Service Director Julia Pierson Resigns
Piper Kerman on Why She Dressed Like a Hitchcock Heroine for Her Prison Sentencing
Windows 8 Was So Bad That Microsoft Will Skip Straight to Windows 10
Homeland Is Good Again! For Now.
Cringing. Ducking. Mumbling.
How GOP candidates react whenever someone brings up reproductive rights or gay marriage.
How Even an Old Hipster Can Age Gracefully
On their new albums, Leonard Cohen, Robert Plant, and Loudon Wainwright III show three ways.