Getting In Episode 8B: Tips for Selecting an Independent College Counselor The podcast answers questions about AP classes, college counselors, and finding the best college fit.
Obama’s Iran-Contra The president is spending money that Congress has explicitly told him he can’t spend.
This Election’s Speeches Have Been Awful We talked to a bunch of political speechwriters to find out why.
The XX Factor
Yale Will Name a New Residential College After Awesome Civil Rights Activist Pauli Murray
Here Come the Vichy Republicans Chris Christie, Ben Carson, Newt Gingrich—the Trump bandwagon is assembling.
Vendors and Shoppers Must Periodically Make Way for Trains at This Unusual Thai Market
Watch Beyoncé Salute Prince With “Purple Rain” and “Nasty Girl” on the First Night of Her Tour
Hang Up And Listen
What Makes D.C. a Mediocre Sports Town? Hang Up and Listen answers listener questions live in D.C.
The XX Factor
If You’re the Only Woman or Person of Color Being Considered for a Job, You Won’t Be Hired
Toward a New Theory of the Bad Dad and Husband And a new history of the women whose names and work will never be known.
John Boehner Called Cruz a “Miserable” S.O.B. Last Night—and That Wasn’t Even the Worst Thing He Said About Him
Killer Robots? Lost Jobs? The threats that artificial intelligence researchers actually worry about.
These Norwegian Architects Make Chalk Drawings of Future Projects in Their Office Parking Lot
Prince May Have Been the Greatest Guitarist Since Hendrix, and That Shouldn’t Seem Like a Surprise
Inside Amy Schumer’s New Season Is the One Thing You’d Never Expect From Amy Schumer: Politically Correct
I Won’t Be Your Father Figure My boyfriend raised my twins but won’t let them call him “Dad.”
The Quiet American Paul Manafort made a career out of stealthily reinventing the world’s nastiest tyrants as noble defenders of freedom. Getting Donald Trump elected will be a cinch.
Carly Fiorina Sings During Veep Announcement Because This Election Is Actually a Season on HBO
On Anniversary of Freddie Gray’s Death, Plainclothes Baltimore Cops Shoot 13-Year-Old Who Was Carrying a Fake Gun