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 2021-12-30 10:00 

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Best of 2021 | When Your Town Burns Down...

California's Dixie Fire destroyed more than just property....

 2021-12-30 10:00 

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The Waves Hosts Reunite to Unpack the Horrors of the Last Two Years...

Christina Cauterucci, Marcia Chatelain, and Nichole Perkins unpack what's happened since they last hosted The Waves together....

 2021-12-30 01:10 

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The Conspiracists at Ghislaine Maxwell's Trial Wanted the Verdict to Reveal the "Cabal." They Got Something Very Different....

Maxwell is guilty. Why doesn't this feel over?...

 2021-12-29 22:25 

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The Casual Fan's Guide to The Book of Boba Fett...

How Boba Fett survived the Sarlacc, a Fennec Shand refresher, and why that droid at Jabba's Palace looks—and sounds—so familiar....

 2021-12-29 21:41 

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Facebook Reportedly Tried to Pit Lawmakers Against Each Other Using Partisan Arguments...

Facebook's lobbyists told Republicans the whistleblower was a Democratic activists and told Democrats Republicans were eager to punish the company....

 2021-12-29 21:27 

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Omicron Wrecked My Life Again. But This Time, I Have a Reason for Hope....

There are tools on the way for immunocompromised people like me....

 2021-12-29 21:09 

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The CDC Said What?...

If the agency's latest guidance wasn't a joke, at least it inspired some....

 2021-12-29 20:57 

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What Made John Madden a Broadcasting Genius...

He was much more insightful than his jolly-guy shitck let on....

 2021-12-29 20:25 

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Why Democrats Are Struggling to Run Harry Reid's Old Playbook...

Under Reid's leadership, Democrats had bigger numbers and were easier to buy off with political favors....

 2021-12-29 18:22 

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My Husband's Female Friend Propositioned Him. His Response Was Unexpected....

So was mine....

 2021-12-29 16:45 

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U.S. Shatters Daily Record for COVID as Cases Continue Increasing Around the World...

The previous record had been set in January....

 2021-12-29 16:32 

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Dear Celebrities: You Can't Sell NFTs and Say You're Helping the Planet!...

The online gold rush isn't just tacky. It's dirty....

 2021-12-29 15:14 

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The National Security Case for Lab-Grown and Plant-Based Meat...

National security begins at the dinner table....

 2021-12-29 15:00 

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My Favorite Scenes of 2021...

And the one without which no recap is complete....

 2021-12-29 12:55 

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How Rodney King and the City of Los Angeles Tried to Reckon With the Damage They Had Suffered...

The police chief resigned, the LAPD underwent reforms, and the city's business elite pledged to invest in riot-stricken areas. Did it make a difference?...

 2021-12-29 10:50 

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Think You Know More About the 1992 L.A. Riots Than Slate's Managing Producer of Podcasts? Find Out With This Special News Quiz....

Test your knowledge of this season of Slow Burn, about the 1992 Los Angeles riots....

 2021-12-29 10:30 

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We Got Two Ridley Scott Movies This Year. One of Them Was Great....

House of Gucci and The Last Duel showed the veteran director's still got it, but not always....

 2021-12-29 10:05 

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It's That Time Again: The Culture Gabfest Call-In Show...

Steve, Dana, and Julia answer listener questions on our annual call-in show....

 2021-12-29 10:00 

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Goodbye to All That 2021 Internet...

A roundtable discussion about all the things that should never come back online after this year....

 2021-12-29 10:00 

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Best of 2021 | Will the NFL Finally Support Gay Players?...

Carl Nassib's announcement is just the beginning....

 2021-12-28 20:34 

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Why Is My Wealthy Fianc Making Me Pay Half the Rent?...

Why doesn't he see the sacrifices I've been making?...

 2021-12-28 20:30 

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Bad Movies, Great Performances...

Congratulations to Bradley Cooper, Ben Affleck, and Lady Gaga for being better than their material....

 2021-12-28 18:10 

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I Really Have to Tell My Boyfriend the Embarrassing Truth About Our Sex Life...

I'm not sure he's noticed....

 2021-12-28 17:47 

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LAPD Video of Fatal Shooting of 14-Year-Old Raises Fresh Questions on Police Tactics...

Bodycam footage shows officer was urged to "slow down" before opening fire inside a clothing store....

 2021-12-28 17:00 

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Licorice Pizza Let Its Freak Flag Fly...

And Dune got stuck in the sand....

 2021-12-28 16:58 

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"Meet a Jew," Germany's New Scheme to Convince the Country That Jews Are People...

With violence against Jews on the rise, maybe the answer is radically simple....

 2021-12-28 14:59 

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Gunman Kills Four in Denver Shooting Rampage Before He Is Killed by Police...

Authorities said they are unsure of the shooter's motive....

 2021-12-28 13:00 

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How Streaming Makes Movies Mean Less...

Movies are more accessible than ever, and more disposable too....

 2021-12-28 11:00 

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Help! My Fatphobic Mother-in-Law Humiliated Me at Christmas....

I spent a good chunk of the evening hiding in the basement crying....

 2021-12-28 10:55 

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My Friend Got Her Son the Most Dangerous Gift...

Parenting advice on dangerous gifts, body weight, and friends who steal....

 2021-12-28 10:50 

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How Some Very Busy College Athletes Have Profited in the Name, Image, and Likeness Era's First Season...

The new money-making lives of a pair of volleyball players, a backup Division I quarterback, and a singing offensive lineman....

 2021-12-28 10:45 

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The Most Popular Slate Stories of 2021...

Catch up on the stories readers were devouring this year....

 2021-12-28 10:40 

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Nigeria's Deadly Tug of War Over Free Expression...

Social media has let activists be heard—but also puts them at risk from the government....

 2021-12-28 01:00 

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Down With West Side Story...

Spielberg's unnecessary remake flopped because it wasn't actually for anyone....

 2021-12-28 00:18 

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CDC Slashes Recommended COVID Isolation, Quarantine Time to Five Days...

The new recommendations come at a time when the omicron variant is leading to a surge in cases across the country and is sparking labor shortages....

 2021-12-27 22:42 

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Israel Launches First Trial of Second COVID-19 Booster Shot...

A group of 150 medical workers is receiving a fourth vaccine dose amid a rise in infections due to the omicron variant....

 2021-12-27 21:00 

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The Musical That Left Me a Crying Wreck...

Song and dance stiffed at the box office, but it still packs a wallop....

 2021-12-27 19:51 

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Help! It Turns Out I'm Dating My Ex's Daughter....

Should I wait and tell her later or not tell her at all?...

 2021-12-27 17:41 

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Fauci: Vaccine Mandate for Domestic Flights "Seriously Should Be Considered"...

President Joe Biden's chief medical adviser said requiring people to get the shot in order to fly could help push more people to get vaccinated....

 2021-12-27 16:46 

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The Movie Club 2021 Begins...

The movies worth seeing, wherever you saw them....

 2021-12-27 16:00 

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2021 Was the Year We Finally Made a Dent in the Digital Divide...

The number of Americans still without reliable internet access is jaw-dropping....

 2021-12-27 15:58 

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Travel Chaos Continues as Omicron, Bad Weather Lead to More Flight Cancelations...

Several airlines are blaming the highly transmissible COVID-19 variant for disrupting their operations....

 2021-12-27 15:45 

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Dear Care and Feeding: My Partner Wants to Let Our 7-Year-Old Decorate the Christmas Cake. I Refuse!...

Parenting advice on baking with children, dealing with curly hair, and when to reveal Santa's not real....

 2021-12-27 10:55 

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My MIL Is Endangering My Newborn With Her Awful Habit...

Parenting advice on in-laws, grandparent bonding, and old friendships....

 2021-12-27 10:50 

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The Top 10 TV Shows of 2021...

The year's best TV ran the gamut from pleasure to pain....

 2021-12-27 10:45 

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The One Thing Biden Is Doing Exceptionally Well...

He is getting judges confirmed at a record pace, and his selections have been incredible....

 2021-12-27 03:41 

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Insecure Had One Last Trick Up Its Sleeve...

A sometimes frustrating final season comes to a surprisingly satisfying conclusion....

 2021-12-26 23:15 

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Maryland Senator Optimistic Democrats Can Find "Sweet Spot" on Build Back Better...

Sen. Ben Cardin says negotiations are continuing as Democrats all agree they want to get a spending bill to the president....

 2021-12-26 22:59 

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My Boyfriend Is Accidentally Telling Me How He Really Feels About Us in His Sleep...

I think this is the real him....

 2021-12-26 21:29 

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Fauci Was "Stunned" When Supporters Booed Trump for Getting Booster Shot...

Dr. Anthony Fauci said he hopes the former president continues to push Americans to get vaccinated....

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