Recent Slate Daily Podcast listening (old)

Relationship Status Stress: Manners for the Digital Age #8

What happens if one person in a relationship wants to post their status on Facebook, but the other doesn’t? Slate’s tech columnist Farhad Manjoo and Dear Prudence advice columnist Emily Yoffe debate the question.

Hang Up and Listen: The Couldn’t Stand the Heat Edition

Stefan Fatsis, Josh Levin, and Mike Pesca discuss the Dallas Mavericks’ NBA Finals victory over LeBron James and the Miami Heat, the Stanley Cup Finals between the Vancouver Canucks and Boston Bruins, and the debut of Bill Simmons’ website Grantland.

Slate: The Culture Gabfest, I’m Doing The World A Favor Edition

In this week’s Culture Gabfest, our critics discuss J.J. Abrams’ new film Super 8, the blockbuster book Go The Fuck To Sleep, and the viral video reviving America’s battle over bike lanes.

Email Gone Astray: Manners for the Digital Age #9

What should you do if you get an email meant for someone else? Slate’s tech columnist Farhad Manjoo and Dear Prudence advice columnist Emily Yoffe debate the question.

Hang Up and Listen: The Pumping Rory McIlroy’s Tires Edition

Stefan Fatsis and Mike Pesca discuss Rory McIlroy’s U.S. Open win, preview the NBA Draft, and delve into the sociology of sports fan violence.

Slate: The Culture Gabfest, Summer Strut Edition

In this week’s episode, critics Stephen Metcalf, Dana Stevens, and Julia Turner discuss Page One, a new documentary about the New York Times, Stephen’s Slate article about Robert Nozick, and the results of Julia’s search for a great summer strutting song.

Slate: The Blood and Treasure Gabfest

Slate’s Political Gabfest, featuring John Dickerson, David Plotz, and Emily Bazelon. This week: President Obama’s Afghanistan troop decision, the Wal-Mart class-action suit, and one illegal immigrant’s story

Slate, The Culture Gabfest, Hornivores of the Savannah Edition

Slate, The Culture Gabfest, Hornivores of the Savannah Edition

DoubleX Gabfest: The What Does Anderson Cooper Do At Night? Edition

Listen to Slate’s show about Michele Bachmann, journalist Mac McClelland on sex, violence and PTSD, and whether Bad Teacher is good for women in comedy.

The DoubleX Gabfest: The Broken Homes and Betty Ford Edition

DoubleX editors discuss Betty Ford’s legacy, The Gen X divorce memoir In Spite of Everything, and the Jamie Leigh Jones rape case against KBR.

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