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Whistlestop
Sept. 20 2017 4:00 PMA High Point in Bipartisan DealmakingOn Sept. 30, 1990, President George H.W. Bush announced an unusual bipartisan deal— and he took flak for doing so.
Dear Prudence
Sept. 20 2017 8:00 AMDear Prudence: The “Sunk Cost” EditionEvery time our wedding date approaches, my fiancé finds a way to put it off. Help!
The Gist
Sept. 19 2017 7:22 PMThe Frat Doesn’t Have Your BackFraternities protect themselves, but not their members.
Slate Money
Sept. 19 2017 10:28 AMThe Delicious Mexican Dirt EditionA Slate Money bonus episode on gaydar A.I., L'Oréal for men, Facebook advertising, and Ray Dalio.
The Gist
Sept. 18 2017 8:19 PMWas Booger Really a Nerd?Actor Curtis Armstrong on the deeper message within Revenge of the Nerds.
Working
Sept. 18 2017 12:55 PMThe “How Does a Batman Comic Book Penciler Work?” TranscriptRead what David Finch had to say about drawing superheroes.
Amicus
Sept. 16 2017 10:00 AMGerrymandering Goes Back to CourtAs is so often the case, all eyes are on Justice Anthony Kennedy.
Slate Money
Sept. 16 2017 2:02 AMThe Homicidal Sexbots EditionSlate Money on Equifax, SoFi, and sex robots.
Best of Slate Podcasts
Sept. 15 2017 7:13 PMThe Best of Slate PodcastsOnly have time for one podcast this week? Make it this one.
Trumpcast
Sept. 15 2017 10:07 AMIf You’re Concerned and You Know It, Just ImpeachChecking in on the Robert Mueller, Senate, and House Russia investigations.
The Gist
Sept. 14 2017 9:49 PMWhich Type Are You?Author Gretchen Rubin sorts people into four major personality types: Rebel, Obliger, Questioner, and Upholder.
Studio 360
Sept. 14 2017 6:01 PMLearning to Love Fuller HouseWhy B.J. Novak loves Fuller House, John McPhee’s writing tips, and Amadou and Mariam perform live.
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
Sept. 14 2017 2:00 PMMom and Dad Are Fighting: The “Competitive Stepparenting” EditionListen to Slate’s parenting podcast about how to be a good long-distance stepparent.
Trumpcast
Sept. 14 2017 9:58 AMThe Party That Can’t GovernDonald Trump is governing like a Republican—and so far the Republicans have proved incapable of governing.
The Gist
Sept. 13 2017 7:36 PMChris Gethard Wrestles With ComedyHow WWE tropes inform The Chris Gethard Show.
Culture Gabfest
Sept. 20 2017 9:40 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Live From Toronto” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Justin Trudeau, Joni Mitchell, and Mudbound.
Trumpcast
Sept. 19 2017 7:50 PMCornering ManafortWhy the most recent developments in the Paul Manafort investigation might leave the former Trump campaign chairman with no way out.
Lexicon Valley
Sept. 19 2017 11:17 AMFrom Pidgins to CreolesWhen languages collide and creoles are born.
Slate Plus
Sept. 19 2017 9:00 AMHow Cities Need to Rethink Their InfrastructureSlate’s Henry Grabar on the challenges facing today’s cities, from climate change to powerful corporations to Trump.
Hang Up And Listen
Sept. 18 2017 7:43 PMHang Up and Listen: The Ninja Doppelgänger EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Jemele Hill, Golovkin–Alvarez, and American Ninja Warrior’s Josh Levin.
Working
Sept. 17 2017 2:00 PMHow Does a Batman Comic Book Inker Work?Artist Seth Mann talks about adding detail and texture to superhero illustrations.
Trumpcast
Sept. 16 2017 6:00 AMBecoming the OppositionA longtime Clinton adviser talks about living in Trump’s skin to prepare Hillary for the 2016 presidential debates.
The Gist
Sept. 15 2017 7:42 PMTed Leo’s Hanged-Man WisdomThe musician’s latest album offers a serenity prayer for political obsessives.
Represent
Sept. 15 2017 10:46 AMBig Freedia Comes to SlayThe Queen of Bounce on Big Freedia Bounces Back, cultural appropriation, and the lingering effects of Hurricane Katrina on New Orleans.
Live at Politics and Prose
Sept. 15 2017 7:24 AMCrash OverrideWhen Zoë Quinn’s life was upended by Gamergate, she built a system to help other victims of online abuse.
Political Gabfest
Sept. 14 2017 6:05 PMThe “What Happened?” EditionListen to Slate’s show about Trump’s flirtation with bipartisanship, Hillary Clinton’s new book, and Franklin Foer’s take on big tech.
Working
Sept. 14 2017 3:06 PMThe “How Does a Batman Comic Book Writer Work?” TranscriptRead what Tom King had to say about writing Batman.
The Good Fight Podcast
Sept. 14 2017 1:28 PMWe Can’t Just Blame Politicians for the Post-Truth Age We Live InHow to wrest politics back from lying populists.
I Have to Ask
Sept. 14 2017 7:30 AMI Have to Ask: The Ayobami Adebayo EditionThe author of Stay With Me on using fiction to fight gender norms.
Culture Gabfest
Sept. 13 2017 11:41 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Bromance as Bloodsport” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Bachelor in Paradise, The Trip to Spain, and The Deuce.

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