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Gist: The Rise and Reign of Unruly Women

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In her new book, author Anne Helen Petersen on how our culture treats women defying norms.

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Jun 26, 2017

Trumpcast: All the President’s Lies

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Jacob Weisberg talks to New York Times columnist David Leonhardt about "Trump Lies."

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Jun 26, 2017

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Jun 26, 2017

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Jun 26, 2017
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Mary Wilson on news you might’ve missed: The anti-tax agenda dies in Kansas, Salvador Dali could be exhumed next month, and the New York Times announces what will replace its public editor.

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Jun 24, 2017
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Slate Money on Uber, Amazon buying Whole Foods, and ICOs

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Jun 23, 2017
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Author Jeremy McCarter on the five people who changed the course of America in 1917.

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Jun 23, 2017
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Jim Newell and Jordan Weissmann

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Jun 23, 2017
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Chris Berube with the rundown: The White House says you can't report on press briefings; Alaska gets a helpful clause in the healthcare bill; Gwyneth Paltrow is nonsense.

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Jun 23, 2017
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On being typecast in Hollywood and finding empowerment through wrestling.

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Jun 22, 2017
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It helps to stay off Twitter.

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Jun 22, 2017
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Emily Bazelon and John Dickerson are joined by Julia Ioffe, staff writer with the Atlantic, to discuss health care, special elections and the summer season of the Supreme Court.

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Jun 22, 2017
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Jamelle Bouie talks to Slate's Jordan Weissmann about the latest version of the healthcare bill and how, in many ways, it's worse than the bill proposed last month by the House.

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Jun 22, 2017
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Chris Berube with the rundown: President Trump is back on the campaign trail; More North Carolina chicanery; A very dumb heist, revealed.

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Jun 22, 2017
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The Obama foreign policy adviser on evaluating Obama’s eight years in office and understanding Trump’s pettiness.

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Jun 21, 2017
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Virginia Heffernan talks to Marc Ross, a Republican operative who worked for the McCain/Palin campaign, about Senate backrooms and why he thinks Mitch McConnell is playing his cards right with the healthcare bill.

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Jun 21, 2017
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The playwright and actor on the struggle of making a creative statement in the face of political chaos.

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Jun 21, 2017
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Chris Berube with the rundown: Does Donald Trump have tapes of his conversations with James Comey?; We're getting another British, like next week maybe; The Girl Scouts introduce a very modern badge.

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Jun 20, 2017
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Dear Prudence: The “Dealbreaker” Edition

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Jun 20, 2017
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Before 9/11, the idea of constant government surveillance seemed extreme. Now we take it for granted.

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Jun 19, 2017
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Stefan Fatsis and Josh Levin are joined by Kevin Draper to discuss the upcoming Mayweather-McGregor mega-fight. Ben Lindbergh also joins to discuss whether major-league baseballs are juiced. Finally, David Gessner talks about his memoir Ultimate Glory.

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Jun 19, 2017
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Jacob Weisberg talks to the writer Naomi Klein about how the "Trump brand" is the driving force behind the presidency.

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Jun 19, 2017
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Chris Berube with the rundown: Is Trump under investigation?; The ratings are not good for Megyn Kelly's Alex Jones interview; Sheriff Clarke, we hardly knew ya.

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Jun 18, 2017
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Gwen Jimmere started Naturalicious to sell her home-devised hair care products.

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Jun 17, 2017
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Josh King guest hosts a weekend edition of Trumpcast.

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Jun 17, 2017
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Slate Money on rich scams, poor scams, and email scams

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Jun 16, 2017
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The Welsh journalist on his new movie, the meat-is-murder fantasy adventure Okja.

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Jun 16, 2017
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Jim Newell and Jordan Weissmann

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Jun 16, 2017
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Mary Wilson with today’s rundown: Catalonia campaigns for independence, New Jersey mulls a ban on releasing balloons, and for stress-free exercise, don’t hike with Mike Cernovich.

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Jun 16, 2017
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Jamelle Bouie talks to Carolyn Fiddler, Political Editor at Daily Kos, about the Virginia gubernatorial race and why things on the Republican side were too close for comfort (to say the least).

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Jun 15, 2017
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David Plotz, John Dickerson and Slate's Jamelle Bouie discuss the Virginia shooting, Senate health bill, Russia investigation, and Virginia gubernatorial primaries.

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Jun 15, 2017
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Rebecca Lavoie and Carvell Wallace are joined by actual teenager and Carvell's son, Ezra Wallace. They discuss what life is like for a biracial teen, plus triumphs and fails, recommendations and an Ezra lightning round.

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Jun 15, 2017
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Mary Wilson with today’s rundown: Vladimir Putin says he’s ready to be friends with the U.S. The NSA says last month’s big cyberattack came from North Korea. Reading the FBI file on D&D creator Gary Gygax.

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Jun 15, 2017
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The Arizona Congressman on the coming battle for the soul of the Democratic Party.

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Jun 15, 2017
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Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss Comey, Wonder Woman, and Theresa May.

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Jun 14, 2017
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Virginia Heffernan talks to Matthew Miller, formerly of the Department of Justice, about the Jeff Sessions hearing and just what Bob Mueller could be up to behind the scenes.

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Jun 14, 2017
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Bill Schutt on his comprehensive new book, Cannibalism: A Perfectly Natural History

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Jun 14, 2017
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This episode of Whistlestop revisits Sunday September 8, 1974 when President Ford announced his pardon of Richard Nixon.

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Jun 14, 2017
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Mary Wilson with today’s rundown: The investigation of the Flint water crisis has ensnared Michigan’s health chief, and more of The Trump Organization’s property sales have been going to secret buyers.

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Jun 14, 2017
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The panel discusses the documentary Mommy Dead and Dearest with journalist Michelle Dean, the Julius Caesar controversy at Shakespeare in the Park, and the podcast Hi-Phi Nation.

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Jun 13, 2017
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Recap of ABC’s “historic” move to help Rachel Lindsay find love on "The Bachelorette."

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Jun 13, 2017
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Why does awkwardness make us so uncomfortable?

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Jun 12, 2017
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Comedian Bassem Youssef satirized two Egyptian presidents. They were not amused.

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Jun 12, 2017
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Stefan Fatsis and Josh Levin are joined by Kevin Arnovitz to discuss the NBA Finals. George Dohrmann also joins to talk about U.S. soccer phenom Christian Pulisic. Plus, an interview with Ice Cube about the documentary Celtics/Lakers: Best of Enemies.

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Jun 12, 2017
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Jacob Weisberg talks to Sharon Begley of STAT News about Donald Trump's cognitive decline and whether it's just a matter of age or something else.

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Jun 12, 2017
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Mary Wilson with today’s rundown: Peter Thiel’s software company Palantir has the ear of the defense secretary, and Comey Week overtook Infrastructure Week, and why that’s good for Republicans.

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Jun 10, 2017
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What counts as “obstruction of justice?” And, should judges pay any attention to Trump’s Twitter feed?

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Jun 10, 2017
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Slate Money on the UK election, the Spanish banking crisis, and Qatar

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Jun 9, 2017
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The comedian talks about his new podcast and why satire can’t change minds.

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Jun 9, 2017
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Rebecca Solnit reads her story The Loneliness of Donald Trump.

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Jun 8, 2017
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Chris Berube with the rundown: New Hampshire considers the first Trump-era voter ID law; Should SXSW leave Texas to protest regressive laws?; What do you call man-spreading in Spanish?

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Jun 8, 2017
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The author of ‘Lincoln in the Bardo’ on summoning the ghost of past presidents, & writing about our current one.

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Jun 7, 2017
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Virginia Heffernan talks to Maggie Haberman of The New York Times about who's being groomed for greatness in the Trump family and how they are or are not dealing with different conflicts of interest.

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Jun 7, 2017
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Hint: It’s not about the feds, it’s about local prosecutors.

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Jun 7, 2017
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Chris Berube with the rundown: three stories where politics and sports intersect.

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Jun 7, 2017
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Stephen Metcalf, Julia Turner, and Dana Stevens are live from Sydney with performances and a discussion with Courtney Barnett, plus Wonder Woman and cultural stereotyping with Michael Williams, director of The Wheeler Centre.

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Jun 6, 2017
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Our resident debunker, Maria Konnikova, on the truth and the fiction about nondairy milks.

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Jun 6, 2017
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Virginia Heffernan talks to Steve Vladek, a professor of law at the University of Texas, about Reality Leigh Winner and what might be the most normal national security story in the history of the Trump administration.

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Jun 6, 2017
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Dear Prudence: The “Workplace Hazard” Edition

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Jun 6, 2017
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Chris Berube with the rundown: The statistics about terrorism deaths in America; Cuts kill investigations into The Troubles; Terry Gilliam finally completes Don Quixote, we still may never see it.

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Jun 6, 2017
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Sam Adams and the Washington Post’s Alyssa Rosenberg discuss the film’s portrayal of journalists’ work.

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Jun 5, 2017
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Seth Stephens-Davidowitz combs internet search data to uncover secrets that elude pollsters.

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Jun 5, 2017
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Stefan Fatsis and Josh Levin are joined by Marcus Thompson to discuss the NBA Finals. Bruce Arthur also joins for a conversation about the Stanley Cup Final, and Sadie Stein comes on the show to talk about Mr. Met.

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Jun 5, 2017
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Chris Berube with the rundown: Deciphering Trump's real views on climate change; A confusing election poll in the UK; Yes, even Sharknado is political now.

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Jun 4, 2017
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Jordan Smith is a captain of the Pride of Baltimore II, a recreation of a 19th century Baltimore Clipper

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Jun 3, 2017
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Slate Money on the Paris Agreement, credit scores and Venezuelan bonds

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Jun 2, 2017
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Guest host Zoe Chace talks to Al Franken about jokes you can’t say out loud in Washington.

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Jun 2, 2017
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Jacob Weisberg talks to Andrew Revkin, Senior Reporter climate reporter at ProPublica, about the consequences (or lack thereof) of Trump's withdrawl from The Paris Climate Accords.

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Jun 2, 2017
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Mary Wilson with today’s rundown: France’s top cybersecurity official says countries face “permanent war” in cyberspace, the U.S. power sector gets a gold sticker for emissions reduction, and the oldest head of state in the world rallies the young’uns.

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Jun 2, 2017
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On her new indie comedy, music as couple’s therapy, and why she employed an all-female production crew.

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Jun 1, 2017
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Jacob Weisberg talks to Tim O'Brien, Executive Editor at Bloomberg View, about the many webs Jared Kushner is tangled up in around the White House and in the Russia investigation.

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Jun 1, 2017
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New Republic editor Jeet Heer on how the election of Donald Trump has remade the Democratic Party.

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Jun 1, 2017
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David Plotz, Emily Bazelon and John Dickerson discuss the Jared Kushner scandal, Trump's approach to climate and the President's recent European tour.

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Jun 1, 2017
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Mary Wilson with today’s rundown: Ohio sues opioid makers, French President Emmanuel Macron’s campaign manager might be in trouble, and an astronaut comes back to Earth.

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Jun 1, 2017
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The panel is joined by Andee Brown to talk about her son's struggle with mental health. Plus, Triumphs and Fails, recommendations, and a listener question about whether to have another child under difficult circumstances.

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Jun 1, 2017
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The best-selling humorist on writing comedy in the age of Trump, and why dating apps are ruining romance.

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Jun 1, 2017
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Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and Ross Douthat discuss does a pregnant teen’s graduation story and if the "Girls generation" secretly regret their "sexual revolution."

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May 31, 2017
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This episode of Whistlestop travels back to October 5, 1986 when an American plane went down as it was carrying arms to "Contra" guerrillas fighting the communist regime in Nicaragua.

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May 31, 2017
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Lynn Nottage on her Pulitzer Prize–winning Broadway show Sweat.

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May 31, 2017
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Virginia Heffernan talks to Jared Yates Sexton, author of the upcoming book The People Are Going to Rise Like the Waters Upon Your Shore: A Story of American Rage, about last night's tweet and what it means for reality...just in general.

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May 31, 2017
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Mary Wilson with today’s rundown: The Supreme Court takes a gavel to patent-happy printer companies, and we find a compelling reason not to reform Pennsylvania’s pathetic ethics laws.

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May 31, 2017
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Keri Russell, Matthew Rhys, Joe Weisberg, Joel Fields, Chris Long, June Thomas

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May 31, 2017
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Julia Turner, Stephen Metcalf, and Dana Stevens are live in Sydney, Australia! They discuss Baywatch, The Handmaid's Tale, and arts criticism with Sebastian Smee.

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May 30, 2017
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Why is it so hard to talk about Trump without sounding like warmed-over commentary on CNN?

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May 30, 2017
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Dear Prudence: The “Resignation” Edition

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May 30, 2017
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Brian Koppelman sits down with singer-songwriter Slaid Cleaves to discuss his origins, influences, and where his music comes from. Slaid performs two songs, "Cry" and "Already Gone"

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May 30, 2017
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Mary Wilson with today’s rundown: The White House gets punched in the nose, the most Irish thing in the news today, and the world according to Robert De Niro.

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May 30, 2017
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John McWhorter talks to Ben Zimmer about the Vietnam Graffiti Project and other slangy topics.

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May 28, 2017
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Damon Walker helps real estate investors manage Section 8 housing

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May 27, 2017
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Slate Money on corruption in Brazil, Saudi Arabia’s oil prices, and Paul Romer’s war on bankspeak

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May 27, 2017
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MSNBC host Chris Hayes on how the law-and-order policies of Richard Nixon have created a bifurcated America

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May 26, 2017
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MSNBC host Chris Hayes on how the law-and-order policies of Richard Nixon have created a bifurcated America

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May 26, 2017
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Jamelle Bouie talks to Congressman Ted Lieu (D-CA 33rd District) about the President's trip abroad and what he can expect when he makes his return stateside.

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May 26, 2017
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How a major label screw up helped The Beatles sweep the Billboard Top Five.

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May 26, 2017
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The most conservative justice casts a decisive vote to invalidate race-based voting lines.

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May 26, 2017
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Chris Berube with three things you need to know about the upcoming British election.

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May 26, 2017
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On ABC’s “historic” move to help Rachel Lindsay find love on tv.

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May 25, 2017
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The Republican Congressman on life in Trump’s Washington and how Fox News has changed the Republican Party.

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May 25, 2017
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The editor of Lawfare returns to wade through the past two weeks’ worth of ENSH (errant national security horses--t).

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