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#24: Tips from a Gentleman

Why Oh Why

A listener shares his 5 rules for dating strippers

22 Min

Mar 16, 2017

Dear Prudence: The “P.S.A.” Edition

Slate's Dear Prudence

Dear Prudence: The “P.S.A.” Edition

44 Min

Mar 14, 2017

Moving Stories: Creativity and Immigration

Maeve in America: Immigration IRL

Comedy, poetry, music and acting are on today's playbill. We hear from actor Chris O’Dowd, social justice comedian Negin Farsad, Iranian poet Majid Naficy, and the Vietnamese Madonna Lynda Trang Dai, as they figure out how to use art to speak their truth.

29 Min

Mar 14, 2017

#23: As Seen on TV

Why Oh Why

Can The Bachelor help your host find her forever love?

21 Min

Mar 9, 2017

Dear Prudence: The “Dolly Dearest” Edition

Slate's Dear Prudence

Dear Prudence: The “Dolly Dearest” Edition

38 Min

Mar 8, 2017

The Live Episode: Feeling All the Feels

Maeve in America: Immigration IRL

Live from New York, it’s Maeve in America! Visa stats from Magic Mona, poetry from undocumented Mexican artist Yosimar Reyes, whip-smart Aminatou Sow talks about the asylum process. Plus, stand up from Naomi Ekperigin and music from Emmy the Great.

42 Min

Mar 7, 2017

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Podcast
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18 min
Mar 1, 2017
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Well, here's the most personal thing ever.

32 min
Feb 28, 2017
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Dear Prudence: The “Workplace Politics” Edition

27 min
Feb 28, 2017
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Mohamed Zaza is 6”1 and tons of fun. He’s a doting father, the manager of an upmarket luggage store in Manhattan, a serious chocolate addict, oh, and an asylum seeker from Syria.

30 min
Feb 25, 2017
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What happens when you put a pair of microphones out at a singles meet-up on Valentine's Day?

41 min
Feb 21, 2017
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Dear Prudence: The “Cats Can Be Gay” Edition

23 min
Feb 21, 2017
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Thanks to her historian bestie Alexis Coe, Maeve discovers that George Washington had German indentured servants and never lived in the White House! Together, they suss out Obama’s immigration legacy and commiserate over Trump's stance on immigration.

27 min
Feb 15, 2017
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What does dating look like when you don't drink?

56 min
Feb 14, 2017
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Dear Prudence: The “Oppression Olympics” Edition

31 min
Feb 14, 2017
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Maeve enlists data queen Mona Chalabi in this Valentine’s Day special exploring the intersection of love and immigration. Beautiful vignettes of immigrant’s love stories are threaded through a date that goes from personal to political in a heartbeat.

17 min
Feb 9, 2017
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Well, now that you mention it....

49 min
Feb 8, 2017
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Dear Prudence: The “Line in the Sand” Edition

24 min
Feb 2, 2017
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Checking in with men on the day of the Women's March

19 min
Feb 1, 2017
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New President, who dis? MIA is back to update listeners on the latest executive orders on immigration. Maeve visits the US-Mexico border to see the gigantic wall already there and talks to demonstrators at San Francisco airport about the travel ban.

28 min
Feb 1, 2017
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Gaby closes out the season with reflections on her journey thus far, and checks in with her parents and listeners about how the show has affected their lives.

43 min
Jan 31, 2017
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Dear Prudence: The “Chasing Amy” Edition

43 min
Jan 31, 2017
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Dear Prudence: The “Chasing Amy” Edition

24 min
Jan 26, 2017
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Two tales about watching out for yourself

41 min
Jan 25, 2017
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They really are, guys. And Lisa Servon ("The Unbanking of America") and Nicole Aschoff (Jacobin) are here to tell you exactly how evil.

42 min
Jan 24, 2017
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Dear Prudence: The “Young Guns” Edition

19 min
Jan 20, 2017
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Sometimes being single isn't just a phase

37 min
Jan 18, 2017
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Sara Benincasa has battled depression, agoraphobia, and endless Internet haters en route to a career as a writer, juggling a hilarious variety of side gigs along the way.

43 min
Jan 17, 2017
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Dear Prudence: The “Giving Tree” Edition

36 min
Jan 17, 2017
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From Santo Domingo to a homeless shelter in the Bronx, on to Oxford University, and finally...New Jersey? Maeve tracks the complex journey of Dan-el Padilla Peralta's life without papeles.

21 min
Jan 13, 2017
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And you can get in on the ground floor.

34 min
Jan 11, 2017
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Andrew Ti, host of the "Yo, Is This Racist?" podcast, joins Gaby to talk about the ways that money is part of a system which is, in fact, pretty racist.

36 min
Jan 10, 2017
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Dear Prudence: The “Family Matters” Edition

31 min
Jan 10, 2017
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The first person through the doors of Ellis Island on January 1, 1892 was Annie Moore, a 17 year-old Irish girl who left from Cobh. Which just so happens to be Maeve’s adorable hometown. Maeve retraces Annie’s steps and hears eerie echoes all around.

22 min
Jan 6, 2017
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Quizno? Quizyes! How one phone call with a stranger changed this show forever.

22 min
Jan 6, 2017
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Quizno? Quizyes! How one phone call with a stranger changed this show forever.

36 min
Jan 4, 2017
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Ashley C. Ford tells the story of how she went from being a class anxiety basket case to being slightly less of a class anxiety basket case.

39 min
Jan 3, 2017
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Dear Prudence: The “Insomnia” Edition

34 min
Dec 28, 2016
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When "The State" went off the air, Kevin Allison found himself broke, wandering the streets, and literally shouting at the heavens.

46 min
Dec 27, 2016
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Dear Prudence: The "Rocky II" Edition

38 min
Dec 27, 2016
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Maeve faces her ridiculous fear of fish and meets Yemi Amu, an aquaponics farmer in Brooklyn who grew up in Nigeria, to talk healing, happiness and hopeless misconceptions about Africa.

46 min
Dec 22, 2016
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On taking the plunge and getting an IUD

29 min
Dec 21, 2016
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How "Welcome to Night Vale" co-writers Joseph Fink and Jeffrey Cranor created - and monetized - a worldwide phenomenon with their oddball style of audio storytelling.

42 min
Dec 20, 2016
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Dear Prudence: The "Timing is Everything" Edition

35 min
Dec 20, 2016
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You’ll laugh, you’ll cry, you’ll be glad you’re not a carp! This holiday special is a beautiful, bittersweet and breathless tour of our iconic city of immigrants.

25 min
Dec 19, 2016
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Dispatches from the front lines of dating, as told by fourteen swinging bachelorettes.

33 min
Dec 14, 2016
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Eden Dranger and Steve Basilone recently learned exactly what it costs to die.

36 min
Dec 13, 2016
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Dear Prudence: The “Death, Sex & Money” Edition

35 min
Dec 13, 2016
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Maeve hosts a stand up comedy show featuring Eugene Mirman, Mehran Khaghani, Josie Long, Todd Barry, Mike Birbiglia, Joel Kim Booster and more!

30 min
Dec 7, 2016
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Sydney Leathers doesn't care what you think about her, or how she earns a living.

21 min
Dec 6, 2016
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Could wearing an apron be the solution to your host’s dating woes?

66 min
Dec 6, 2016
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Dear Prudence: Live!

41 min
Dec 6, 2016
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Amy Mihyang Ginther - Korean adoptee, assistant professor at UC Santa Cruz, speech coach, adoptee activist and performer - speaks with Maeve about coming to the United States as a baby and her journey back to Korea two decades later.

29 min
Nov 30, 2016
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Brittany Ashley and Rebecca Greenfield on the sinister allure of perks, and why owning your content is paramount for creatives.

47 min
Nov 29, 2016
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Dear Prudence: The "Anger Management" Edition

39 min
Nov 29, 2016
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Maeve meets Nayyef Hrebid: Madonna fan, devoted boyfriend, former wartime translator for US troops in Iraq, now living his best life in the Pacific Northwest.

17 min
Nov 29, 2016
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The story behind the "It's a Match!" sound on Tinder

24 min
Nov 23, 2016
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Maeve’s mission is twofold: to discover the true meaning of this most American holiday, and to add as much sugar as possible to her vegetables.

38 min
Nov 23, 2016
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Bonafide media mogul Hank Green explains his bold vision for the Internet Creators Guild.

38 min
Nov 22, 2016
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Dear Prudence: The “Missing the Point” Edition

24 min
Nov 22, 2016
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What's it like to date as a young, Christian minister?

39 min
Nov 21, 2016
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Maeve meets Rosalyn Koo: dynamic Grandma to a thousand girls, protest leader, terrible cook and finds out how to raise $250k in a night.

30 min
Nov 17, 2016
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A new dating game for our Tinder world

30 min
Nov 17, 2016
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A new dating game for our Tinder world

21 min
Nov 16, 2016
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Gaby explains why many modern content creators are left with only two options: get rich or die vlogging.

42 min
Nov 15, 2016
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Dear Prudence: The "Either/Or" Edition

0 min
Nov 14, 2016
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YouTube content creators basically have two options: get rich or die vlogging.

44 min
Nov 9, 2016
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Stephanie Beatriz grew up as an immigrant kid in Texas, and now she's on top of the world.

0 min
Nov 8, 2016
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Stephanie Beatriz (Brooklyn Nine-Nine) joins Gaby to talk about growing up in Texas as an immigrant with risky creative dreams.

44 min
Nov 8, 2016
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Dear Prudence: The "How Long?" Edition

22 min
Nov 8, 2016
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Well, here's the most personal thing ever.

29 min
Nov 2, 2016
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Allison Raskin and Sara Schaefer on the psychological quandaries of "success," both real and imagined.

42 min
Nov 1, 2016
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Dear Prudence: The “Whaaaattt?!?” Edition

24 min
Nov 1, 2016
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A first date told blow by blow.

0 min
Oct 31, 2016
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Sara Schaefer is sick of this ride.

49 min
Oct 26, 2016
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Comedians/wives of each other Cameron Esposito and Rhea Butcher are more than the funniest couple you're likely to meet - they're also a family business.

32 min
Oct 25, 2016
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Dear Prudence: The "Good Intentions" Edition

25 min
Oct 25, 2016
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Peek inside an exclusive dating community for celebrities.

2 min
Oct 24, 2016
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Get a sneak peek of the new podcast hosted by comedian Maeve Higgins.

0 min
Oct 24, 2016
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In which Cameron Esposito and Rhea Butcher talk about the challenges of treating their love as a small business.

36 min
Oct 19, 2016
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Gaby gets some basic questions answered by feminist investing guru Sallie Krawcheck.

35 min
Oct 18, 2016
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Dear Prudence: The "Devil's Advocate" Edition, Part 2

0 min
Oct 17, 2016
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We comin' for ya, finance bros.

25 min
Oct 17, 2016
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David was humiliated when Kate invited another guy to interrupt their date. Will he ever forgive?

25 min
Oct 17, 2016
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David was humiliated when Kate invited another guy to interrupt their date. Will he ever forgive?

33 min
Oct 12, 2016
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"Freaks and Geeks" star Samm Levine is a well-adjusted, fiscally responsible adult. Mostly.

38 min
Oct 11, 2016
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Dear Prudence: The "Devil's Advocate" Edition, Part 1

13 min
Oct 11, 2016
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After an intimate dream, one woman's life is changed forever.

13 min
Oct 11, 2016
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After an intimate dream, one woman's life is changed forever.

0 min
Oct 10, 2016
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Why does Samm Levine always have a bunch of cash in his pocket?

42 min
Oct 5, 2016
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Oscar nominee/tosser of truth bombs Lexi Alexander joins Gaby for a frank assessment of Hollywood's abysmal track record when it comes to jobs for women.

41 min
Oct 4, 2016
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Dear Prudence: The "Boundaries" Edition

0 min
Oct 3, 2016
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Filmmaker Lexi Alexander joins Gaby to detonate some truth bombs about sexism in Hollywood.

26 min
Oct 3, 2016
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Follow Kate and David as they go on a first date.

26 min
Oct 3, 2016
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Follow Kate and David as they go on a first date.

34 min
Sep 28, 2016
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Molly McAleer joins Gaby to talk about her never-ending hustle, and what it's taught her.

36 min
Sep 27, 2016
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Dear Prudence: The "Creative Solutions" Edition

0 min
Sep 26, 2016
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Molly McAleer warily ventures into the "Bad With Money" studio.

19 min
Sep 26, 2016
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Think your first-kiss story is awkward? This one is legendary.

35 min
Sep 21, 2016
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Carrie Wade joins Gaby to talk about the warped economics of life as a person with a disability.

43 min
Sep 20, 2016
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Dear Prudence: The "Talk About It Now" Edition