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Gist: Was Booger Really A Nerd?

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Actor Curtis Armstrong on the deeper message within Revenge of the Nerds.

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Sep 18, 2017

Hang Up: The Ninja Doppelgänger Edition

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Stefan Fatsis and Josh Levin are joined by NPR’s Gene Demby to discuss Jemele Hill and ESPN’s conservative trolls, by HBO’s Eric Raskin to talk about Golovkin-Alvarez, and by Ninja Warrior’s Josh Levin for a conversation about obstacle course stardom.

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Sep 18, 2017

90 Seconds: The Mustachioed Lawyer and Rumors of Wires

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Josh Voorhees talks about the latest revelations about the FBI’s Russia investigation—and the awkward ways in which the Trump White House is reacting to it.

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Sep 18, 2017

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Sep 17, 2017
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Jacob sits down with Seth Mann, a freelance inker who recently worked on Tom King's Batman.

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Sep 16, 2017
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Inside the fractious campaign to canonize the 9/11 icon.

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Sep 16, 2017
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Josh King talks to Philippe Reines, longtime spokesman and adviser to Hillary Clinton, about playing Donald Trump in debate prep and his former boss' book What Happened.

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Sep 16, 2017
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Slate Money on Equifax, SoFi, and sex robots

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Sep 16, 2017
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As is so often the case, all eyes are on Justice Anthony Kennedy.

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Sep 15, 2017
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The musician’s latest album offers a serenity prayer for political obsessives.

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Sep 15, 2017
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Josh Voorhees brings you three new anecdotes about the president, all of which remind us that—regardless of the topic—Donald Trump’s first and last thought is always about Donald Trump.

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Sep 14, 2017
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Author Gretchen Rubin sorts people into four major personality types: Rebel, Obliger, Questioner, and Upholder.

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Sep 14, 2017
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Virginia Heffernan talks to Matt Miller, formerly of the DoJ and currently an MSNBC Justice and Security Analyst, about the latest surrounding the Trump-Russia investigations.

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Sep 14, 2017
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Why B.J. Novak loves “Fuller House,” John McPhee’s writing tips, Amadou & Mariam live.

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Sep 14, 2017
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David Plotz, John Dickerson and Emily Bazelon discuss President Trump's potential to destroy the two-party system, criticism of Hillary Clinton's new book and Franklin Foer joins in to talk about the power and influence of large technology companies.

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Sep 14, 2017
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Josh Voorhees tries to make sense of the conflicting info coming out of Washington about a potential—key word there—deal on immigration and DACA.

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Sep 14, 2017
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The author of 'Stay With Me' on using fiction to fight gender norms.

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Sep 13, 2017
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Jamelle Bouie talks to Julia Azari, a professor of political science at Marquette, about Trump's relationship with the GOP and why the Republicans can't govern.

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Sep 13, 2017
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Josh Voorhees has all the wonky details of Bernie Sanders’ new Medicare-for-all proposal. He also previews the nasty messaging battle to come, and explains why this bill matters even if—or more likely, when—it dies a slow death in Congress.

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Sep 13, 2017
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The Liars Are Winning. They Don’t Have To Be.

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Sep 12, 2017
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Dear Prudence: The "Rumpelstiltskin" Edition

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Sep 12, 2017
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Josh Voorhees takes a look at new reports that a group of White House lawyers tried to force Jared Kushner out this summer, and explains how Florida got meteorologically lucky with Irma.

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Sep 12, 2017
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We have a spoiler-filled discussion about the emotional Season 2 ending of Issa Rae’s hit show.

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Sep 11, 2017
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The former NFL cornerback says football prepared him to be an actor.

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Sep 11, 2017
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Jacob Weisberg talks to Lawfare's Benjamin Wittes about who's saying what in the Trump-Russia investigation and why it's important to know the difference.

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Sep 11, 2017
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Stefan Fatsis and Josh Levin are joined by the New York Times’ Mark Leibovich to discuss the NFL’s opening weekend, by Racquet’s Caitlin Thompson to assess Sloane Stephens’ U.S. Open win, and by Mike Pesca for a debate about the Red Sox’s sign-stealing.

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Sep 11, 2017
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Josh Voorhees has the latest on Irma’s path—and takes a look at some stealth killers that may come after the skies clear.

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Sep 9, 2017
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Jacob sits down with David Finch, the penciler of Batman, to discuss his process of wringing images out of his writer's scripts, what he's passionate about drawing, and what he's learned along the way.

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Sep 8, 2017
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Virginia Heffernan talks to WIRED's Issie Lapowsky about the news from this week that Russian-linked accounts bought political ads on Facebook during the 2016 election.

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Sep 8, 2017
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The comedian known as Ms. Pat started doing standup 15 years ago. Her caseworker got her into it.

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Sep 8, 2017
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Josh Voorhees takes a closer look at this week’s unexpected alliance between the president and Democratic leaders.

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Sep 8, 2017
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Twists and plot holes in director Andy Muschietti's take on the Stephen King classic.

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Sep 8, 2017
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On her process of finding the right musical cues for some of the biggest movies and TV shows of the last few years.

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Sep 7, 2017
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The ABC News anchor reveals her reporting on white nationalists, and what can be learned from talking to extremists.

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Sep 7, 2017
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The ABC News anchor reveals her reporting on white nationalists, and what can be learned from talking to extremists.

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Sep 7, 2017
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The ABC News anchor reveals her reporting on white nationalists, and what can be learned from talking to extremists.

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Sep 7, 2017
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John Dickerson, Emily Bazelon and David Plotz discuss DACA, the September legislative pileup and the future of relations between the U.S. and North Korea

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Sep 7, 2017
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For most people, money is impossible to escape. But Megan Jasper is not ‘most people.’ She’s the CEO of SubPop Records and one of those rare people who put her dreams before dollars.

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Sep 7, 2017
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Natural disaster experts are marveling at the low death toll in southeast Texas. What accounts for it?

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Sep 7, 2017
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This week: Kurt calls up his favorite high school teacher, novelist Nicholson Baker fills in as a substitute, and scientists turn their research into dance.

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Sep 7, 2017
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Rebecca Lavoie and Gabriel Roth answer listener questions about how to help other kids understand her son with Down's Syndrome, and sharing household responsibilities.

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Sep 7, 2017
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Josh Voorhees explains why Hurricane Irma may be worse than either Katrina or Harvey, and he examines the role a Russian troll farm may have had in the U.S. election.

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Sep 7, 2017
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The DoubleX Gabfest on Teen Vogue, the 20th anniversary of Lady Diana’s death, and One Mississippi

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Sep 6, 2017
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From gospel to rock, it’s all about sex.

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Sep 6, 2017
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Jacob Weisberg talks to Bloomberg's Caleb Melby about Jared Kushner, the Kushner Company, and the mounting debt at their building – 666 Fifth Ave.

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Sep 6, 2017
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Josh Voorhees explains the secret to Hurricane Irma’s strength, and reads from leaked pages from Hillary Clinton’s new book, in which she makes an unexpected reference to a ‘90s gross-out comedy to illustrate her point.

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Sep 6, 2017
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Stephen Metcalf, Dana Stevens, and Julia Turner discuss the 40th anniversary re-release of Close Encounters of the Third Kind, whether Taylor Swift represents Trump-era art with critic Jody Rosen, and fan fiction with Laura Miller.

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Sep 6, 2017
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Jacob Weisberg talks to Julia Preston of The Marshall Project about the end of DACA, its political motivations, and what this all means for the dreamers.

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Sep 5, 2017
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NPR’s Wade Goodwyn surveys the damage after Harvey.

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Sep 5, 2017
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Stefan Fatsis and Josh Levin are joined by SB Nation’s Spencer Hall to discuss college football. Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders also joins to talk about NFL tanking, and Ed Cunningham explains his move to quit his job as a football announcer for ESPN.

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Sep 5, 2017
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Josh Voorhees on Trump’s decision to end DACA, and the terrifying historical comparison evoked by a new U.S. plan to pressure North Korea.

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Sep 5, 2017
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Dear Prudence: The "Checking In" Edition

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Sep 5, 2017
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Old English was arguably more complicated than Modern English. Is that true of all languages?

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Sep 3, 2017
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On this season on Working, Jacob Brogan talks to the team behind DC's Batman comic book. He'll be speaking to the penciler, colorist, editor, and more. In this episode, he sits down with Tom King, the current writer of Batman.

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Sep 2, 2017
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Josh King talks to Nicholas Confessore of The New York Times about the new breed of lobbyists getting rich in Trump's Washington.

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Sep 2, 2017
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Slate Money on Hurricane Harvey, construction productivity, and tax reform

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Sep 1, 2017
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NPR’s Robert Smith wonders whether tech giants like Amazon and Google really need to be reined in.

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Sep 1, 2017
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Josh Voorhees explains Trump’s new plan to kill Obamacare with quietness, and digs into a new nickname-filled report on Trump’s uneasy working relationship with his new chief of staff.

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Sep 1, 2017
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Jamelle Bouie talks to Gary Rivlin, author of Katrina: After the Flood, about the lessons of Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans and how they can be used going forward in Houston's recovery.

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Sep 1, 2017
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Jones-Quartey talks breaking into animation and common misconceptions about what it takes to “make” it.

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Aug 31, 2017
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Emily Bazelon, David Plotz, and David Leonhardt of the New York Times discuss Hurricane Harvey, Antifa, and insubordinate Trump officials.

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Aug 31, 2017
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You can only be gay if you give up love and happiness.

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Aug 31, 2017
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A behind the scenes look at films we love and one film people love to hate.

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Aug 31, 2017
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Carvell Wallace, Rebecca Lavoie and Gabriel Roth discuss the politics of choosing a guardian for your kids and what to do about a daycare center that's been a little lax on vaccines.

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Aug 31, 2017
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Josh Voorhees explains the conflicting information coming out of Crosby, Texas, about a crippled chemical plant there, and unpacks the latest twist in the FBI’s Russia investigation.

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Aug 30, 2017
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Virginia Heffernan talks to Andrew Rice, a contributing editor at New York Magazine, about Felix Sater and why his name may come up more and more as Mueller's investigation unravels.

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Aug 30, 2017
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Is there a person underneath all the celebrity angst?

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Aug 30, 2017
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Katy Waldman, Isaac Chotiner, and Laura Miller discuss The Ministry of Utmost Happiness, the sprawling novel by Arundhati Roy about sectarian violence in India.

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Aug 30, 2017
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In this updated version of today's podcast, Josh Voorhees explains why James Mattis' "surprise" news about Trump's trans ban wasn't actually surprising at all. And he gives you some numbers to better understand just how much rain has fallen on Houston.

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Aug 30, 2017
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Josh Voorhees on what's next for Trump’s trans ban for the military, and some numbers to help you understand just how much rain has fallen on Houston.

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Aug 30, 2017
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Dictators and demagogues are taking over across the West. Jamie Kirchick explains why that is so dangerous.

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Aug 30, 2017
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Dana Stevens, Stephen Metcalf, and Isaac Butler discuss the social media satire Ingrid Goes West, Adult Swim's Rick and Morty, and Dolly Parton's Dixie Stampede with Aisha Harris.

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Aug 30, 2017
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Bachelorette contestant Eric Bigger and his aunty Vernā Myers chat about ABC’s “historic” season and life post breakup.

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Aug 29, 2017
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How unchecked development in the Houston suburbs added to the nightmare of Tropical Storm Harvey.

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Aug 29, 2017
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Dear Prudence: The "Pray on This" Edition

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Aug 29, 2017
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Josh Voorhees with a look back on what Texas lawmakers thought about federal aid when it was a different state that was under water, and a closer look at some strikingly candid comments from Defense Secretary James "Mad Dog" Mattis.

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Aug 29, 2017
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In his directorial debut, Jordan Peele pinpointed the specific anxieties of being black in America in 2017.

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Aug 28, 2017
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Why journalist Al Letson rushed to protect an agitator at an anti-hate rally in Berkeley over the weekend.

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Aug 28, 2017
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Jacob Weisberg talks to The Atlantic's McKay Coppins about the Trump cabinet appointees who over the weekend showed their lack of confidence in the President.

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Aug 28, 2017
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Stefan Fatsis and Josh Levin are joined by the Wall Street Journal’s Jason Gay to discuss Floyd Mayweather’s win over Conor McGregor, by Ken Rosenthal to talk about the Athletic, and by Robert Lipsyte to assess Clay Travis and ESPN’s supposed liberalism.

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Aug 28, 2017
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Josh Voorhees on who's to blame in Houston, what Trump's Arpaio pardon means for the Russia investigation, and a troubling, belated discovery from Charlottesville.

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Aug 26, 2017
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How Donald Trump and his conservative allies twisted the facts of a deadly San Francisco shooting to stoke America’s xenophobia.

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Aug 26, 2017
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Virginia Heffernan talks to Antonia Noori Farzan of the Phoenix New Times to get a background on the now pardoned ex-sheriff Joe Arpaio and just what the sentiment is in Phoenix and Maricopa County about the events of the last week.

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Aug 26, 2017
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Slate Money on passive investing, strawberries, and bananas

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Aug 25, 2017
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New York Times critic Wesley Morris on the unsettling race play at the center of the Mayweather–McGregor fight.

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Aug 25, 2017
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Jamelle Bouie talks to FiveThirtyEight's Clare Malone about Trump's week of complaining and just how vulnerable Republicans are to attacks by the President.

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Aug 25, 2017
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Josh Voorhees on why Trump's border-wall demand is even crazier than it seems, the latest on Hurricane Harvey, and the glaring flaw in Gary Cohn's rationale for staying in the administration.

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Aug 25, 2017
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How will banning vocal white supremacists really make dating sites safer?

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Aug 24, 2017
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We don’t know how to talk about sex—or teach it.

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Aug 24, 2017
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Emily Bazelon, David Plotz and Kirsten Powers of CNN discuss Afghanistan strategy, Mitch McConnell’s presidential silent treatment and bail reform.

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Aug 24, 2017
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Our favorite recent segments about the stage, including lingo for staples of musicals like the “I want” song.

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Aug 24, 2017
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Josh Voorhees has the details of Trump-themed drama at the WSJ, the alt-right star who is now in jail, and some good news for Obamacare.

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Aug 24, 2017
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Carvell Wallace and Allison Benedikt are joined by Ami Cooper to talk about her experience raising a trans sixth-grader. Plus triumphs and fails (spoiler alert: all fails), and recommendations.

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Aug 24, 2017
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The DoubleX Gabfest on answer "is it sexist" questions from listeners.

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Aug 24, 2017
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The author of The Once and Future Liberal: After Identity Politics has a recipe to save Democrats.

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Aug 23, 2017
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Virginia Heffernan talks to Andrew Marantz, a writer at The New Yorker, about the many warring factions within the alt-right.

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Aug 23, 2017
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But are the antifa in the right?

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Aug 23, 2017
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Daryle Jenkins has stepped up to explain the shadowy group’s violent tactics to a wary world. It’s not easy.

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Aug 23, 2017
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Josh Voorhees has the low-lights from Trump’s mind-bending Phoenix speech, and yet one more thing the president has in common with his white-nationalist supporters.

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Aug 23, 2017
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Julia Turner, Dana Stevens and June Thomas discuss Steven Soderbergh's new film Logan Lucky, the eclipse with Atlas Obscura's David Plotz, and speech on the internet after Charlottesville.

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