Slate's Culture Gabfest
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Hosts Stephen Metcalf, Dana Stevens and Julia Turner dissect current pop culture events, trends, and personalities. These cultural critics span the gamut from highbrow reviews of music, books and movies to humorous analysis of internet memes. Slate's Culture Gabfest has it covered.
Most Recent Episode
Go Set a Pet Edition
7 days ago
Stephen Metcalf, Julia Turner, and Dana Stevens discuss The Look of Silence, filmmaker Joshua Oppenheimer's companion to his 2012 documentary The Act of Killing. Also, Slate's national correspondent, Will Saletan, talks about GMOs and fearmongering. Plus, how will What Pet Should I Get? affect the legacy of Dr. Seuss?
Read Dana's review of The Look of Silence and her interview with Oppenheimer. And, read Will Saletan's article about GMOs.
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