Slate Podcasts

The Gist

Slate's The Gist with Mike Pesca. A daily afternoon show about news, culture, and whatever else you'll be discussing with friends and family tonight.

Slate's The Gist with Mike Pesca. A daily afternoon show about news, culture, and whatever else you'll be discussing with friends and family tonight.

Episodes: 1559

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Polls Say the Darndest Things

Duration: 23 min

13 Days a Beatle

Duration: 31 min

A Mass of Mass Shootings

Duration: 25 min

Zen and Beef Jerky at the World Series of Poker

Duration: 25 min

Freakonomics Is Basically a Peanut Butter Cup

Duration: 30 min

Fancy Private College vs. Good-Enough U

Duration: 27 min

The Downside of Waiting for More Marshmallows

Duration: 29 min

Does Obama Need More Drama?

Duration: 30 min

Negotiating with Terrorists

Duration: 26 min

How a Comedian Chooses Just the Right Words

Duration: 31 min

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