The Waves: Gender, Relationships, Feminism

The Waves: Gender, Relationships, Feminism

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How gender explains everything.


So Long, Kamala
Dec 5 • 56 min
On this week’s episode of the Waves, Christina, June, Marcia, and Nichole discuss Kamala Harris and her departure from the field of Democratic presidential hopefuls. Then, they talk about Frozen 2. Finally, the panel takes on Black Friday - the sales and…
The “Stiff Upper Lip” Edition
Nov 21 • 56 min
On this week’s episode of the Waves, Christina, June, Marcia, and Nichole discuss the newest season of The Crown, where Olivia Colman takes the throne as a middle-aged Queen Elizabeth II. Then, they break down a few sexist moments during the impeachment…
Outward: Kids These Days
Nov 20 • 57 min
This month, Christina and Bryan are joined again by writer and Slate advice columnist Rumaan Alam to talk about children. First, the team invites Slate executive editor Allison Benedikt to talk about the ways children learn about queerness and sexuality,…
Ronan Farrow’s on the Line
Nov 7 • 70 min
On this week’s episode of the Waves, Christina, June, Marcia, and Nichole discuss former congresswoman Katie Hill’s resignation and revenge porn. Then, they break down the successes and failures of the new television show on female desire, Mrs. Fletcher.…
Bless This Mess
Oct 24 • 59 min
On this week’s episode of the Waves, Christina, Marcia, and June dive into the tension between love and politics in light of a recent piece on Democratic women married to MAGA-loving men. Then, they talk about the implications of framing abortion as…
Outward: Dolls and Democrats
Oct 16 • 55 min
This month, Christina and Bryan are joined by writer drag performer Pretty Rik E. After talking about Ellen and Big Mouth during Pride and Provocations, they jump into CNN’s LGBTQ town hall where nine different candidates discussed the queer aspects of…
The “Impeachment Sisterhood” Edition
Oct 10 • 72 min
On this week’s episode of The Waves, Christina, Marcia, and Nichole discuss Rowena Chiu’s essay about Harvey Weinstein, and what her voice brings to the conversation about sex, race and power. Next, the panelists tackle whether the right women are getting…
“Strippers Behaving Badly”
Sep 26 • 58 min
On this week’s episode of the Waves, Christina, Marcia, and June discuss the Washington Post profile of Kamala Harris that focuses on her years at Howard University and what that tells us about the candidate, HBCUs, and American political life. Then they…
Outward: What Makes Us Gay
Sep 18 • 51 min
This month, Christina, and Bryan, and are joined by writer Rumaan Alam. After Pride and Provocations they talk about the news about searching for the gay gene and whether the endeavor has any positive use. Then they discuss McKrae Game, the conversion…
Couples Therapy
Sep 12 • 67 min
On this week’s episode of the Waves, Christina, Marcia, Nichole, and June discuss the success of the SoulCycle boycott and ask why some boycotts bite more than others, and why this one is getting so much attention. Then, they talk about Showtime’s…
A Soupçon of Hope
Aug 29 • 62 min
This week on the Waves, Christina, Nichole and Marcia discuss the “electablity” conversation around Elizabeth Warren, the CBS All Access show Why Women Kill, and intimacy coordinators. In Slate Plus: Is it sexist that Maggie Haberman paid back her book…
Outward: Fights
Aug 21 • 60 min
This month, Christina, Bryan, and Brandon immerse themselves in iconography. After the usual Pride and Provocations they dig into three queer fights happening in our community including how critical we should be of queer art, authenticity of queer…
Sponsored: Put On a Brave Face
Aug 20 • 27 min
In this episode of How to Raise a Parent we’re looking at the many ways children can teach us to be more fearless as adults. Whether they’re encouraging us to take a literal leap on a flying trapeze or motivating us to follow our dreams, kids seem to…
Work Wife
Aug 15 • 64 min
This week on the Waves, Christina, Nichole, Marcia and June discuss, the book Three Women by Lisa Taddeo, a New York Times Modern Love column, and the legacy of Toni Morrison. In Slate Plus: Is it sexist to dislike vocal fry? Podcast production by…
“Softcore Rumpy-Pumpy”
Aug 1 • 71 min
This week on the Waves, Christina, Nichole, and June discuss the New Yorker piece “The Case of Al Franken”, the piece in The Cut “The Most Gullible Man in Cambridge” and finally the new season of Veronica Mars. Skip to 1:03:33 to avoid Veronica Mars…
Outward: Icons
Jul 24 • 59 min
This month, Christina, Bryan, and Brandon immerse themselves in iconography. After a round of Pride and Provocations, we hear from a collection of queer Slate folks about who their icons are. Then the hosts explore major figures in their lives and what…
Is Aziz Ansari Sorry?
Jul 18 • 70 min
This week on the Waves, Christina, Marcia, Nichole, and June discuss the drama at Riverside Church, Aziz Ansari’s new special “Right Now” and the Sarah Milov attribution controversy. In Slate Plus: Is the feud framing between The Squad and Nancy Pelosi…
Sponsored: The Sale is Just the Beginning for Erica Feidner
Jul 15 • 21 min
In Episode 1, we’re talking to someone who prides herself on forming and sustaining long term relationships with clients: Erica Feidner. Named one of the top salespeople in the world by Inc.com in 2011, Erica has become an expert in the art of pairing…
Outward: Live From Joe’s Pub
Jul 12 • 68 min
On June 27, 2019, the eve of the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall uprising, Christina Cauterucci, Bryan Lowder, and Brandon Tensley hosted a live show in New York City’s Joe’s Pub. They began with a World Pride-sized edition of Pride and Provocations.…
Hanna and Noreen’s Last Show
Jul 11 • 72 min
This week on the Waves, on Hanna and Noreen’s last episode, Hanna, June and Noreen discuss, the place of HR departments, Jefferey Epstein charges and Taffy Brodesser-Akner’s new novel “Fleishman is In Trouble”. Skip to recommendations at 1:00:00 to skip…
Buying Your Own BS
Jul 4 • 64 min
This week on the Waves, Christina (recording from vacation) , Marcia and Nichole discuss the democratic primary debates, the new HBO show Euphoria and finally what they make of spaces made exclusively for high powered women like Chief. In Slate Plus: Is…
Trumpcast Preview: An Interview With E. Jean Carroll
Jun 28 • 6 min
This is a special excerpt from an intimate Trumpcast interview between Virginia Heffernan, Dahlia Lithwick, and author E. Jean Carroll on Carroll’s Donald Trump rape story and fighting back. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
A-List Actress Bingo
Jun 27 • 70 min
This week on the Waves, while Hanna is out, June and Noreen talk with host of Amicus and court reporter Dahlia Lithwick to talk SCOTUS term, E Jean Carroll, and more. Then, they discuss Big Little Lies with host of Decoder Ring Willa Paskin. Finally,…
Trump Women
Jun 20 • 62 min
This week on The Waves, Christina, Nichole and Marcia discuss the accusations of excessive celebration against the US Women’s National Team, the legacy of Sara Huckabee Sanders and the women of the Trump administration, and the UK ban on sexist…
The “Live From Slate Day” Edition
Jun 13 • 43 min
This week, The Waves is live from Slate Day in a crossover drag brunch with Slate’s Outward Podcast. June, Nichole and Noreen are joined by Brandon Tensley and Bryan Lowder to discuss Booksmart. Plus, interviews with FLONY Chirlane McCray and Ru Paul’s…
The “Monetize Our Pain” Edition
Jun 6 • 59 min
This week on The Waves, Marcia fills in for Christina as host and is joined by Nichole and By The Book’s Kristen Meinzer to talk about the phenomenon of “Mentrification”, the rise and dangers of femtech health apps and the new Netflix rom-com Always Be My…
The “Hot Priest” Edition
May 30 • 60 min
This week on The Waves, Hanna and Noreen are joined by Slate Editorial Assistant Rachelle Hampton to discuss curvy wife guy, incel obsession with plastic surgery and the new season of Amazon Prime’s Fleabag. In Slate Plus: Was the reaction to Elizabeth…
The “Thirst Correspondent” Edition
May 23 • 60 min
This week on The Waves, Christina, Marcia, and Nichole talk to Josh Levin about his new book and podcast The Queen. Then, the conversation around the treatment of pregnant athletes. Finally, the new Netflix movie Wine Country and how it fits in with a…
The “Do Real Men Recycle?” Edition
May 16 • 59 min
This week on The Waves, Hanna, June and Noreen discuss the New York Times article “My Cousin Was My Hero. Until the Day He Tried to Kill Me”. Then, the Zero Waste movement has made its way to instagram. Have we totally missed the point? Finally, they…
Outward: The “Sex” Edition
May 15 • 67 min
This month on Outward hosts Christina Cauterucci, Bryan Lowder, and New America’s Brandon Tensley talk about sex. First, they invite Slate culture editor Forrest Wickman on as a straight correspondent to find out what he knows and misunderstands about…
Introducing Hi-Phi Nation: For Women Only
May 11 • 48 min
Today we’re sharing an episode of another Slate podcast we believe will be of interest to listeners of The Waves: Hi-Phi Nation. It is currently very difficult to get your gender legally changed in the U.K, That might change. In recent months,…
The “Emotional Gold Digger” Edition
May 9 • 65 min
This week on The Waves, Christina, Marcia, and Nichole talk about the ruling against track athlete Caster Semenya . Then, they discuss the new Netflix cartoon Tuca & Bertie. Finally, they discuss the Harper’s Bazaar article that describes men as…
What Next: A New Hope For the Equal Rights Amendment
May 7 • 25 min
The idea behind the proposed Equal Rights Amendment is simple: It would prohibit discrimination on the basis of sex. It’s been more than 40 years since the U.S, Senate first acted on the ERA, and now it may actually have a real shot at becoming law. Our…
The “Old Timey Lesbian” Edition
May 2 • 61 min
This week on The Waves, Christina fills in for Hanna and joins Noreen and June to talk about a New York Times article about “greedy employers”, Olivia Munn’s response to the Go Fug Yourself fashion blog and the new HBO and BBC series Gentleman Jack. In…
The “Communes Are Better” Edition
Apr 25 • 61 min
This week on The Waves, Hanna, Nichole and June talk to Rachelle Hampton about her Slate cover story “The Black Feminists Who Saw the Alt-Right Threat Coming”. Then, is marriage obsolete? The panel delves into The Cut’s package looking into that question.…
The “Algorithm-y” Edition
Apr 18 • 61 min
This week on The Waves, June, Marcia and Noreen discuss the controversy over credit for the black hole photos, presidential candidates and parenting, and white male victimhood. In Slate Plus: Is it sexist that people don’t take Kim Kardashians quest to…
Outward: The “Scene” Edition
Apr 17 • 74 min
This month on Outward hosts Christina Cauterucci, Bryan Lowder, and New America’s Brandon Tensley discuss the queer scene. What does that word even mean? How many scenes are there? And where do we all fit in? First they’re joined by Slate’s own June…
The “Honky Tonk Badonkadonk” Edition
Apr 11 • 70 min
This week on The Waves, Christina, Marcia and Nichole talk with Yowei Shaw of NPR about her Invisibilia episode “A Very Offensive Rom-Com”. Then, they discuss the idea of having a nemesis. Finally, is country music a hostile genre for female musicians? In…
The “Handsy Joe” Edition
Apr 4 • 72 min
This week on The Waves, Hanna, June and Noreen discuss Lucy Flores’ piece about her uncomfortable encounter with Joe Biden. Then, they talk to Lori Gottlieb, author of “Maybe You Should Talk to Someone”, and then a conversation between host Christina…
The “On-brand Analysis” Edition
Mar 28 • 63 min
This week on The Waves, June and Marcia are joined by New York Times gender letter writer Maya Salam to talk about New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Arden, the Hulu original series “The Act” and the state of sex education in the United States. In Slate…
The “Avocado Turd” Edition
Mar 21 • 62 min
This week on The Waves, Hanna, Noreen and Marcia talk the college admission scandal that implicated multiple celebrities last week. Then, they try and figure out the appeal of Beto O’Rourke. Lastly, they share their thoughts on the Hulu original series…
Outward: The “Town and Country” Edition
Mar 20 • 73 min
This month on Outward hosts Christina Cauterucci, Bryan Lowder, and New America’s Brandon Tensley discuss queer experience in rural and urban environments. First they talk through their decisions to move to major cities when starting their gay lives and…
The “Live From Sydney” Edition
Mar 14 • 61 min
This week on The Waves, Christina, June and Noreen join the All About Women Festival live at the Sydney Opera House. First they discuss the Rebel Wilson rom-com Isn’t It Romantic, then they are joined by star and writer of the play How to Rule the World,…
The “Rainbow Gel Pen” Edition
Mar 7 • 64 min
This week on The Waves, Hanna and June are joined by Kristen Meinzer, co-host of the By the Book podcast to discuss Elizabeth Holmes of Theranos, the Hulu origina Pen15 and the women in Trump’s orbit with author of “Golden Handcuffs” Nina Burleigh. In…
The “Cookie Manster” Edition
Feb 28 • 68 min
This week on The Waves, Christina Cauterucci is joined by June Thomas and Thirst Aid Kit’s Nichole Perkins to discuss the Netflix show One Day at a Time, the plagiarism scandal plaguing the romance novel industry and the Twitter phenomenon of “reply…
The “BezChez” Edition
Feb 21 • 60 min
This week on The Waves, Hanna, June and Noreen discuss the uproar over Esquire’s recent cover story, the tabloid coverage of Jeff Bezos’ divorce and instagram influencers. In Slate Plus: Is it sexist that Beto O’Rourke is getting more presidential buzz…
Outward: The “Queer Media” Edition
Feb 20 • 71 min
This month on Outward hosts Christina Cauterucci, Bryan Lowder, and New America’s Brandon Tensley discuss queer media. With so many queer publications either shuttering or in some state of flux, they decided to dig into our own world a bit and looking at…
The “Minnesota Nice” Edition
Feb 14 • 67 min
This week on The Waves, Christina is joined by Refinery29 Senior Politics Editor Ashley Edwards and Slate Editorial Assistant Rachelle Hampton to discuss the recent depictions of Ted Bundy in the media, Amy Klobuchar’s alleged workplace abuses and…
The “John Wayne Bobbitt’s Organ” Edition
Feb 7 • 61 min
This week on The Waves, Hanna, June and Noreen discuss the current reexamining of Lorena Bobbitt’s legacy, the future of fraternities and pay transparency. In Slate Plus: Is looking into the love lives of politician sexist? Podcast production by Danielle…
The “Subpoena Me” Edition
Jan 31 • 59 min
This week on The Waves, Christina, Marica and Kristen discuss the Netflix hit You, the effect women had on the end of the shutdown and how women help other women in their careers. In Slate Plus: Is the term ‘mom’ sexist? Podcast production by Danielle…
The “Masculine Mystique” Edition
Jan 24 • 65 min
On this week’s episode of The Waves, Hanna, June, and Noreen discuss the new APA guidelines for boys and men—and the crucial distinction that many commentators who disagreed with them missed. Then, a new Gillette ad has gone viral for its invocation of…
The “Grandmother’s Fart” Edition
Jan 17 • 69 min
This week on The Waves, Christina, Kristen, and Marcia discuss ‘Surviving R. Kelly,’ millennial burnout, and society’s expectations for older women. Podcast production by Cameron Drews and Melissa Kaplan, with research assistance by Alex Barasch. This…
Outward: The “Travel” Edition
Jan 16 • 72 min
This month on Outward hosts Christina Cauterucci, Bryan Lowder, and New America’s Brandon Tensley talk all about queer travel. Where do they like to go and how do they find gay experiences when they get there? Then they speak with cultural anthropologist…
The “Horny in Our Politics” Edition
Jan 10 • 55 min
This week on The Waves, Hanna, June and Noreen discuss ‘likeability’ conversation surrounding women politicians, the ethics of ‘mommy blogging’ and the Netflix show Derry Girls. Podcast production by Danielle Hewitt. Our production assistant is Alex…
The “Winter Call-In” Edition
Jan 3 • 67 min
This week on The Waves, it’s our winter “Is It Sexist?” call-in show! Christina is joined by Veralyn Williams and Lili Loofbourow to rate listener “is it sexist?” questions. They rate general admission concerts, required email etiquette and more on the…
The “Mediocre Mrs. Maisel” Edition
Dec 27, 2018 • 58 min
On the year end episode of The Waves, Hanna, June and Noreen discuss Penthouse’s rightward turn, the Amazon Prime original The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel. Lastly, they share their highs and lows in feminism for 2018. Podcast production by Danielle Hewitt.…
The “Whiskey Stones and Stabby Things” Edition
Dec 20, 2018 • 71 min
This week on The Waves, Christina is joined by By The Book Host Kristen Meinzer and Senior Producer of Slate podcast TJ Raphael to discuss the treatment of Meghan Markle by the british tabloids, the genderdness of holiday gift guides and finally, the new…
Outward: The “Spirituality” Edition
Dec 19, 2018 • 68 min
This month on Outward hosts Christina Cauterucci, Bryan Lowder, and New America’s Brandon Tensley look for queer spirituality. Where do we find it if not in a church? First they’re joined by producer Daniel Schroeder to talk about astrology, enneagrams,…
The “Gentle Sexy Gif” Edition
Dec 13, 2018 • 62 min
This week on The Waves, Hanna and June are joined by the host of The Cut on Tuesdays, Molly Fischer. They chat about the decline of Victoria’s Secret, Tumblr’s adult content ban and multi-level marketing schemes (MLMs). Podcast production by Danielle…
The “Rifles or Ruffles” Edition
Dec 6, 2018 • 71 min
This week on The Waves, Christina is joined by Georgetown University professor Marcia Chatelain and Vice President at the National Network to End Domestic Violence, Latifa Lyles. First, they discuss the phenomenon of instagram influencers “blackfishing”…
The “Ocasio-Cortez Instant Pot” Edition
Nov 29, 2018 • 64 min
This week on The Waves, Hanna, June and Noreen discuss the Instagram savvy of incoming freshman congresswomen. Them, why have many young people been suddenly drawn to traditional dress. Finally they discuss the new Hulu original show The Bisexual. Podcast…
The “Live From Miami” Edition
Nov 22, 2018 • 68 min
This week on The Waves is live from the Miami Book Fair. First, Christina, Hanna, and Noreen unpack Sheryl Sandberg’s legacy. Then they are joined by Celeste Ng to talk about her book Little Fires Everywhere. Finally they talk toRebecca Traister about her…
Outward: The “Family” Edition
Nov 21, 2018 • 76 min
This month on Outward, hosts Christina Cauterucci, Bryan Lowder, and New America’s Brandon Tensley explore the meaning of family. How do gay people form their own families and create spaces from those bonds of kinship? First they play a game with Slate’s…
Sponsored: Life Effects - The Science of Longevity
Nov 19, 2018 • 27 min
In this episode of Life Effects, we focus on the science of longevity. Have you ever wondered what it would be like to live to be 100? How about 150? Life-extending technology may not be accessible today, but is it possible that something as simple as…
The “Why is No One Having Sex Anymore” Edition
Nov 15, 2018 • 63 min
This week on The Waves, Hanna, June and Noreen talk with Kate Julian from The Atlantic about her cover story on “The Sex Recession”. Then, the incident at the White House that resulted in CNN’s Jim Acosta getting his press pass revoked and how should we…
The “It Wasn’t All Crap” Edition
Nov 8, 2018 • 64 min
This week on The Waves, June fills in for Christina to talk with Kristen Meinzer and Veralyn Williams about the outcome of the midterm elections, the start of the holiday movie season and the women-led resistance in Brazil to the election of Jair…
The “Radical Gender Ideology” Edition
Nov 1, 2018 • 66 min
This week on The Waves, Hanna, June and Noreen are first joined by research assistant and Slate contributor Alex Barasch to talk about the measures being taken against the transgender community by the Trump administration. Then, April Glaser, host of the…
The “She’s Running” Edition With Glamour Magazine
Oct 25, 2018 • 69 min
This week, The Waves collaborated with Glamour Magazine to bring you an episode all about the women and midterm elections. Christina Cauterucci and Hanna Rosin are joined by Senior Political Reporter for Glamour, Celeste Katz, and DC State Democratic…
The Random Acts of Power Edition
Oct 18, 2018 • 48 min
This Week on The Waves, Hanna, June and Noreen discuss the lawsuit filed by Stephen Elliot against the creator of the “Shitty Media Men” list, Moira Donegan, a hiring algorithm with biases against women and Hanna’s essay on women and power in New York…
Outward: The “Radicals” Edition
Oct 17, 2018 • 64 min
This month on Outward hosts Christina Cauterucci, Bryan Lowder, and New America’s Brandon Tensley find out what it means to be radical. October is Gay History month and so we’re honoring those radical queers who started to advocate for gay rights. First…
Sponsored: I Travel For Culture
Oct 16, 2018 • 27 min
Today’s special presentation of I Travel For is brought to you by Slate Studios, American Airlines, British Airways and Visit Britain. In Episode 2, writer, producer, and avid traveler Ali Lemer explores Great Britain’s rich cultural narratives and…
The Star Report Edition
Oct 11, 2018 • 66 min
This week on The Waves, host Christina Cauterucci, Slate staffer writer Lili Loofbourow and Georgetown history professor Marcia Chatelain talk about the #metoo movement in light of the Kavanaugh confirmation, the rapturously received A Star Is Born and…
The Rage At Brett Edition
Oct 4, 2018 • 60 min
This week on The Waves, Hanna and Noreen are joined by Dahlia Lithwick, host of Slate’s Amicus, to discuss the Ford-Kavanaugh hearings. First, they run down the information we have about the FBI investigation. Then talk about Kavanaugh’s performance and…
Julia Turner’s Women in Charge
Sep 30, 2018 • 40 min
The Waves is proud to introduce you to Women in Charge. In this new series, Slate Editor-in-Chief Julia Turner asks other female leaders about the nitty-gritty details of their work lives—what do they do every day, how do they do it, and how are things…
The “Horseplay” Edition
Sep 27, 2018 • 61 min
In this week’s episode, host Christina Cauterucci, WNYC Producer Veralyn Williams and By the Book’s Kristen Meinzer discuss attitudes towards the allegations against Brett Kavanaugh, beliefs about obesity in America and the new Netflix romcom, Nappily…
The End of Summer Call-in Edition
Sep 20, 2018 • 46 min
This week on The Waves, Hanna, June and Noreen answer “Is It Sexist?” call in questions from listeners about gym etiquette, The Cosby Show and street harassment. Produced by Danielle Hewitt. Our Production Assistant is Alex Barasch. Additional assistance…
Outward: The “Orientation” Edition
Sep 19, 2018 • 61 min
This month on Outward hosts Christina Cauterucci, Bryan Lowder, and New America’s Brandon Tensley explore how we learn to be queer. June Thomas joins in for a quick game about queer tropes and culture before the hosts discuss what being queer and…
The Smashing Her Racket Edition
Sep 13, 2018 • 68 min
On this episode of The Waves, Christina Cauterucci, Rachelle Hampton and Anna Holmes discuss New York state senate race candidate Julia Salazar, the comebacks of women and US Open final between Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka. Podcast Production by…
Sponsored: Coffee & Crayons: Encouraging Compassion & Confidence with Morgan Neville
Sep 10, 2018 • 28 min
In a special presentation, the Waves feed presents a co-production between Target and Slate Studios. This is Coffee & Crayons, a podcast about navigating the highs and lows of back to school time. It’s a series of conversations full of insights and advice…
The Grotesque Display of Irrelevant Decency Edition
Sep 6, 2018 • 57 min
This week, Hanna, June and Noreen discuss Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation hearings, the return of Aziz Ansari and Louis CK, two comedians accused of sexual harassment, and the term “ladyboss” and what it says about this moment in feminism. Produced by…
The To All the Boys Edition
Aug 30, 2018 • 64 min
This week, Christina, Veralyn and Kat discuss Netflix’s To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before, Slow Burn season 2, which forces us to review Bill Clinton’s presidency, and a new online dating study that finds desirability in women peaks at 18 years old, while…
The Subtweeting Your Spouse Edition
Aug 23, 2018 • 56 min
This week, Hanna, June and Noreen discuss prominent women who have been accused of sexual harassment, Trump spokeswomen Kellyanne Conway and her Trump-hating husband, and the trouble for republican women. Also, our summer call-in show is coming up! If you…
The Waves Presents: Hit Parade on Madonna
Aug 18, 2018 • 73 min
The Waves brings you a 60th birthday tribute to Madonna. In 1998, Madonna was at a career crossroads. After dominating the ’80s with hits like “Like a Virgin” and “Open Your Heart,” she spent the first half of the ’90s wavering between roles as a…
Introducing Outward: The “Our Queer Roots” Edition
Aug 16, 2018 • 49 min
Introducing Outward, Slate’s new monthly LGBTQ podcast! On the first episode, hosts Christina Cauterucci, Bryan Lowder, and New America’s Brandon Tensley—along with a smorgasbord of Slate staffers—reveal their queer roots. Does it all come down to crop…
The Omarosa-esque Edition
Aug 16, 2018 • 63 min
This week, Christina, Veralyn and Latifa discuss claims from Omarosa’s new Book, The Miseducation of Cameron Post, and NFL’s first male cheerleaders. Also, our summer call-in show is coming up! If you have a question you’d like the hosts to answer, call…
The Swole Edition
Aug 9, 2018 • 59 min
This week, Hanna, June and Noreen discuss what Les Moonves, the head of CBS accused of sexual harassment, means for the #MeToo movement, NYT’s Sarah Jeong’s “white people suck” tweets, and swole Jeff Bezos. Producer: Veralyn Williams —- Have an “is it…
The #SayHerName Edition
Aug 2, 2018 • 66 min
On this week’s episode, Christina Cauterucci, Rachelle Hampton, and Briahna Joy Gray discuss Sorry to Bother You and what it says about protest in the Trump era. They discuss the criminalization of mothers who leave their children unattended. And finally,…
BONUS: The Abortions We Don’t Talk About
Jul 29, 2018 • 39 min
When Justice Anthony Kennedy, the Supreme Court’s crucial swing vote on many matters, announced his plan to retire last month, it was suddenly clear that Roe v. Wade, the decision guaranteeing a woman’s right to abortion, could be substantially eroded or…
The Bottle Service for Breakfast Edition
Jul 26, 2018 • 54 min
This week, Hanna, June and Noreen discuss the indictment of Mariia Butina, the way we talk about Trump and Putin’s dynamic and the now-infamous Refinery29 money diary from a wealthy 21-year-old intern living rent-free in New York City. Learn more about…
The Live From D.C. Edition
Jul 19, 2018 • 61 min
This week, Christina, Veralyn and June record live from The Hamilton. They discus mens rights activists, talk to Ellen Stofan, the first female director of the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum and former chief scientist at NASA, answer “Is it sexist?”…
The Privacy Is Dead Edition
Jul 12, 2018 • 60 min
This week, Hanna, June and Noreen discuss the future of abortion rights now that Trump has announced Brett Kavanaugh as his Supreme Court nominee, falling U.S. birth rates, and the viral #PlaneBae twitter story. Producer: Veralyn Williams Learn more about…
The Big D Energy Edition
Jul 5, 2018 • 63 min
This week, Christina, Veralyn and Briahna discuss Alexandria Ocasio-Cortezs, big d*ck energy, and The Atlantic cover story, When Children Say They’re Trans. Producer: Veralyn Williams Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
The Jokes About Straight White Men Edition
Jun 28, 2018 • 61 min
This week, Hanna, June, and Latifa discuss Hannah Gadsby’s comedy special, Nanette, the Supreme Court ruling on crisis pregnancy centers, and the end of the “political” pantsuit era. Producer: Veralyn Williams Production assistant: Daniel Schroeder Learn…
The Waves Presents: Better Life Lab
Jun 25, 2018 • 30 min
Michelle Hickox took summers off and still got promoted. First, she had to believe that she could, then she had to prove to others it was possible. Now she wants everyone to know how she did it. She tells her story to Better Life Lab. Learn more about…
The Beyonce and Her Husband Edition
Jun 21, 2018 • 59 min
This week, Christina, Latifa, and June discuss Beyonce and Jay Z’s new album with Veralyn, the impact of the Trump administration’s policy to separate immigrant families at the U.S. border, and Cameron Esposito’s comedy special, Rape Jokes. Producer:…
The Seduction of Sex and the City Edition
Jun 14, 2018 • 58 min
This week, June and Noreen discuss Bill Clinton’s #MeToo reckoning, the future of seduction, and reflect on Sex and the City. Producer: Veralyn Williams Production assistant: Daniel Schroeder Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
The Feckless C-Word Edition
Jun 7, 2018 • 61 min
This week, Christina, Veralyn and Kat discuss Samantha Bee calling Ivanka Trump a “feckless cunt,” choosing life with down syndrome with Slate contributor Ruth Graham, and Ali Wong. Producer: Veralyn Williams Production assistant: Daniel Schroeder Learn…
Double X Gabfest Presents: Upon Further Review
Jun 5, 2018 • 30 min
Today, a special feature from the Slate podcast Upon Further Review: What if Brandi Chastain’s penalty kick against China in the 1999 Women’s World Cup final had bounced off the crossbar resulting in defeat? Just imagine the devastating fallout. There…
The Manic Pixie Murderer Edition
May 31, 2018 • 58 min
This week, Hanna, June and Noreen discuss My Favorite Murder and fandom of the True Crime genre with Rebecca Lavoie, Ireland’s vote to legalize abortion, and the BBC’s Killing Eve. Producer: Veralyn Williams Production assistant: Daniel Schroeder Learn…
The White Lady Tears Edition
May 24, 2018 • 62 min
This week, Christina, Hanna and Anna discuss Miss America being lead by two women, season 2 of The Handmaid’s Tale, and the white Oakland woman who called the cops on black people having a BBQ cookout. Producer: Veralyn Williams Production assistant:…
The What to Do With Bad Men Edition
May 17, 2018 • 56 min
This week, Hanna, June and Noreen discuss what to do with the men plotting their post-#MeToo comeback, Gina Haspel’s nomination for CIA director, and the return of Marchesa. Producer: Veralyn Williams Production assistant: Daniel Schroeder Learn more…
The Has Amy Schumer Bought the Beauty Myth Edition
May 3, 2018 • 56 min
This week, Hanna, June and Noreen discuss Amy Schumer’s I Feel Pretty, an incel or involuntary celibate, and Janelle Monae’s new album, Dirty Computer. Producer: Veralyn Williams Production assistant: Daniel Schroeder Learn more about your ad choices.…
The Pee Tape Edition
Apr 19, 2018 • 58 min
This week, Hanna, Noreen, and Slate staff writer Christina Cauterucci discuss Trump’s infamous “pee tape” in the wake of former FBI director James Comey’s new book, why America’s black mothers and babies are in a life-or-death crisis, and the way male…
The Roseanne is Back Edition
Apr 5, 2018 • 60 min
This week, Hanna, June and Noreen discuss the Roseanne reboot, the trial of Noor Salman, and raising a gender-free child. Producer: Veralyn Williams Production assistant: Daniel Schroeder Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
The Stormy D and Cardi B Edition
Mar 22, 2018 • 60 min
This week, Hanna, June and Noreen discuss Stormy Daniels, Cardi B with producer Veralyn Williams, and microcheating. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
The Hope for Hicks Edition
Mar 8, 2018 • 60 min
This week, Hanna, June and Noreen discuss the how to raise boys, Hope Hicks’ departure from the White House as Communications Director, and a different kind of #MeToo story from This American Life. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit…
Will Porn Be Banned in the Matriarchy Edition
Feb 22, 2018 • 60 min
This week, Hanna, June and Noreen discuss the latest White House abuse scandal, what teenagers are learning from online porn, and Lena Dunham’s decision to write about having a hysterectomy. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
The Glowy Edition
Feb 8, 2018 • 58 min
This week, Hanna, June and Noreen discuss the sexual abuse scandal in gymnastics, skincare, and Jordan Peterson on Slate. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
The Babe.net vs. Aziz Ansari Edition
Jan 25, 2018 • 63 min
This week, Hanna, June and Noreen discuss Aziz Ansari, the New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, and the One Fight column on Slate. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
They Almost Called It Moxie
Jan 16, 2018 • 57 min
Emily Bazelon, Hanna Rosin, and Meghan O’Rourke chat with Slate editor in chief, Julia Turner. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
The Oprah 2020 Edition
Jan 11, 2018 • 60 min
This week, Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, June Thomas discuss a potential Oprah presidential run, self help with, By the Book, host Kristen Meinzer, and the generation gap in the #MeToo movement. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
The Call-in Show Edition
Dec 28, 2017 • 47 min
This week, Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, June Thomas tackle your “is it sexist?” questions in the holiday call-in show. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Anyone But A Man Edition
Dec 14, 2017 • 63 min
This week, Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, June Thomas discuss if Democrats are now the party of purity, Slack, and The New Yorker’s “Cat Person” Story. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
I Feel Red-Pilled Edition
Nov 30, 2017 • 75 min
This week, Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, June Thomas discuss the book Kill All Normies with author Angela Nagle. Then they talk the about what causes a sex panic, and if all the current sexual harassment allegations could lead to one. Finally, they discuss…
Weinstein Accusers in Conversation
Nov 21, 2017 • 59 min
Three women who spoke out about Harvey Weinstein—Alice Evans, Katherine Kendall, and Tomi-Ann Roberts—sit down together with Slate’s editor-in-chief, Julia Turner, to discuss the movement they helped start, whether it’s gone too far, and whether there…
Put It Away Edition
Nov 16, 2017 • 64 min
On this week’s show, the hosts discuss the allegations against Alabama senate candidate Roy Moore, and ask why it is that Alabama Republicans preselected a man who was this unqualified. Then they move onto a sexual offender they once actually liked,…
The Woke Men Versus Harassers Edition
Nov 2, 2017 • 58 min
Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss sexual harassment at The New Republic with former editor, Franklin Foer, gender neutrality, and flexible work. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
The “Wire With Wigs” Edition
Oct 19, 2017 • 61 min
Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss Harvey Weinstein, HBO’s The Deuce, and ageism in the workplace. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
The “From Mildred to Crystal” Edition
Oct 5, 2017 • 60 min
Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss the early days of women’s pro tennis with journalist Grace Lichtenstein, the legacy of Huge Hefner, and Gloria Allred’s crusade. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
The Hillary’s Yoga and Chardonnay Edition
Sep 21, 2017 • 61 min
Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss Hillary Clinton’s new book, What Happened, this moment in campus sexual-assault with Emily Yoffe, and a new study shows why having a best friend is good for your health. Learn more about your ad choices.…
The Princess Diana Beanie Baby Edition
Sep 7, 2017 • 57 min
This week, Noreen Malone, June Thomas, and guest co-host Christina Cauterucci discuss Teen Vogue, the 20th anniversary of Lady Diana’s death, and Tig Notaro’s One Mississippi. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
The 1800 Patriarchy Street Edition
Aug 24, 2017 • 55 min
This week, Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and guest co-host Christina Cauterucci answer “is it sexist” questions from listeners. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
The Mr. Clean Is Totally Sexy Edition
Aug 10, 2017 • 58 min
This week, June Thomas and Noreen Malone are joined by Latifa Lyles to discuss the recent Google anti-diversity memo, the new TV series The Bold Type, and the music video for “Boys” by Charli XCX, Learn more about your ad choices. Visit…
The Sex Robots Are Coming Edition
Jul 27, 2017 • 57 min
Hanna Rosin and Noreen Malone talk Sex robots with Maureen O’Connor, women being at the center of pop music with NPR’s Ann Powers, and to Laura Moser about deciding to run for office post-Trump. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit…
The “I’m a creep. I’m sorry.” Edition
Jul 13, 2017 • 57 min
Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone talk whether the New York magazine piece on climate change means we shouldn’t have kids, Silicon Valley tech bros’ apologies for their sexist acts and the Netflix show GLOW. Learn more about your ad choices.…
The Live From Brooklyn Edition
Jun 29, 2017 • 58 min
Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone talk to Jenna Lyons, Designer and Former Creative Director and President at J.Crew. Also, they discuss the Cosby trial and if a woman will ever be president. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit…
The Attack of The Israeli-Accented Amazon Edition
Jun 15, 2017 • 53 min
Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss the unexpected fellowship between Comey and victims of sexual harassment, if Wonder Woman is our new feminist icon, and the fall of Theresa May. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit…
The Walk of Shame Edition
Jun 1, 2017 • 58 min
Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and filling-in for June Thomas— The New York Times columnist, Ross Douthat discuss does a pregnant teen’s graduation story and if the “Girls generation” secretly regret the “sexual revolution.” Learn more about your ad choices.…
The I Love Dick Edition
May 18, 2017 • 55 min
Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and filling-in for June Thomas— The New York Times Magazine’s Susan Dominus discuss open marriages, Amazon’s new series, I Love Dick, and the Brooklyn Museum Exhibit, We Wanted a Revolution. Learn more about your ad choices.…
The Under His Eye Edition
May 4, 2017 • 53 min
Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss The Handmaid’s Tale, Brand Ivanka, and if democrats should compromise on abortion. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
The Don’t Ask Me To Prom Edition
Apr 20, 2017 • 52 min
Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and filling-in for Noreen Malone— Jezebel’s Senior Writer Kara Brown discuss celebrity prom proposal videos, missing white women syndrome, and sexual harassment videos. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit…
The We Want Wives Edition
Apr 6, 2017 • 53 min
Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss the recent Mike Pence controversy, abortion on TV, and millennial men that want stay-at-home wives. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
The She-E-UhO Edition
Mar 23, 2017 • 51 min
Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch with Mark Joseph Stern (legal writer for Slate), Thinx sexual harassment allegations, and new research that shows women do like to compete— against themselves.…
The Keep It Dusty Edition
Mar 9, 2017 • 47 min
Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss the Women’s Strike, why ‘Happily Ever After’ isn’t cool anymore, and the latest PMS debate. Double X is brought to you by Smith and Noble. For beautiful blinds, curtains, and shutters for every space, go…
The Milo vs. Lena Edition
Feb 23, 2017 • 60 min
Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss Milo Yiannopoulos, HBO’s Girls, and sexism claims at Uber. Double X is brought to you by Blue Apron. Blue Apron’s meal kits are delivered right to your door, and make cooking at home easy. Get your first…
The #FreeMelania Edition
Feb 9, 2017 • 49 min
Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss Melania Trump, Kellyanne Conway, and children displacing dads. Double X is brought to you by Boll and Branch. Get 50 dollars off your first set of sheets by going to BollandBranch.com and using promo…
The “I Know What a Uterus Looks Like Now” Edition
Jan 26, 2017 • 65 min
Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss the Woman’s March, why men aren’t taking jobs traditionally done by women, and a poll showing republic men think women have it better. Double X is brought to you by Blue Apron. Blue Apron’s meal kits are…
The Urine Trouble America Edition
Jan 12, 2017 • 64 min
Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and David Wallace-Wells discuss Trump’s Golden showers scandal, The Rockettes, and Gendered Virtual Assistants. Double X is brought to you by Boll and Branch. Get 50 dollars off your first set of sheets by going to…
The Everyone’s A Little Bit Sexist Edition
Dec 29, 2016 • 48 min
Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone listen to your calls and pass judgment on whether something in your life is sexist. Double X Gabfest is brought to you by Smith and Noble. For beautiful drapes, go to smithandnoble.com/doublex and you’ll get a…
The “Pass the Phone to Ivanka” Edition
Dec 15, 2016 • 54 min
Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss what Trump’s cabinet means for women, how self care has evolved over the years, and “mom” as a complement. We want to hear from you! Call us at 929-266-8195 to share your “is this sexist or not” dilemmas…
The “Is he your president?” Edition
Dec 1, 2016 • 64 min
Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss the women’s March on Washington, identity liberalism, and the book, Twenty-Six Seconds. We want to hear from you! Call us at 929-266-8195 to share your “is this sexist or not” dilemmas for our…
The “What’s the Matter With Candice?” Edition
Nov 17, 2016 • 61 min
Noreen Malone and June Thomas are joined by Clare Malone to discuss the women who voted for Trump, followed by an interview with Neera Tanden, and then a chat about Melania Trump and the fashion industry. —- Double X Gabfest is brought to you by Smith and…
The “Good Girls, Revolt?” Edition
Nov 3, 2016 • 62 min
Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and guest co-hosting Christina Cauterucci discuss the feminist revolution vs. the Republican Party, the new Amazon series Good Girls Revolt, and what we learn about Chelsea Clinton from the email leaks. —- Double X Gabfest is…
The Killing Off the Kings Edition
Oct 20, 2016 • 58 min
Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss Trump’s “ultimate gift” to feminists, HBO’s comedy Insecure with Slate culture writer and Represent host, Aisha Harris, and the book Future Sex with author Emily Witt. Learn more about your ad choices.…
The Embarrassment of Bitches Edition
Oct 6, 2016 • 59 min
Hanna Rosin and Noreen Malone discuss Trump’s threat to bring up Hillary’s marriage during the Presidential debates with Jamelle Bouie, Slate’s Chief Political, Sex Ed Queens on YouTube with Amanda Hess, New York Times writer, and the new Amazon series…
The ”Don’t pee on my leg” Edition
Sep 22, 2016 • 56 min
Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss trigger warning on college campuses, race and representation on Double X, and why Judge Judy is so popular. Double X Gabfest is brought to you by Smith and Noble. For beautiful drapes, go to…
The Women and Headphones Edition
Sep 8, 2016 • 55 min
Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss the French revolt against the burkini, the “How to Talk to a Woman Who is Wearing Headphones” blog post, and the new show, ‘Take my Wife.’ Double X Gabfest is brought to you by Blue Apron. For less than…
Propped Up by Pillows Edition
Aug 25, 2016 • 56 min
Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss Nate Parker’s past rape allegation, Hillary’s health, and e-mail etiquette. Double X Gabfest is brought to you by MeUndies. You deserve comfortable underwear, and MeUndies is here to help. Get 20 percent…
Olympics Extravaganza Edition
Aug 11, 2016 • 56 min
June Thomas, Noreen Malone, and Willa Paskin discuss the endless drama of Olympic gymnastics, whether intersex athlete’s should be allowed to compete in women’s events and everything wonderful and frustrating about this year’s Olympics. Double X Gabfest…
Hillary is Likable Enough
Jul 28, 2016 • 59 min
Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, Norene Malone discuss Ivanka Trump, the new Ghostbusters, and Hillary hatred. Double X Gabfest is brought to you by MeUndies. You deserve comfortable underwear, and MeUndies is here to help. Get 20 percent off your first order…
Powerfraus Edition
Jul 14, 2016 • 58 min
Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, Norene Malone discuss Britain’s new prime minister Theresa May, former FOX news anchor Gretchen Carlson’s sexual harassment lawsuit against Roger Ailes, and The Bachelor franchise. Double X is brought to you by MeUndies. MeUndies…
Actually Good News for Women Edition
Jun 30, 2016 • 52 min
June Thomas, Noreen Malone, and Dahlia Lithwick Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt, the HBO documentary Suited, and The New York Times’ war on “mom hair.” Double X is brought to you by Squarespace. Start building your website today at Squarespace.com.…
The Full Angela Merkel Edition
Jun 16, 2016 • 57 min
Hanna Rosin, Jessica Winter, and Christina Cauterucci discuss the aftermath of the Stanford rape case, the future of feminism, and the gender card in the presidential election. Double X is brought to you by MeUndies. MeUndies makes the world’s most…
Empowertizing Edition
Jun 2, 2016 • 55 min
Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and June Thomas discuss the new book “We Were Feminists Once” and talk to Marketplace’s Krissy Clark about the surprising state of welfare in this country. Double X is brought to you by Squarespace. Start building your website…
Walk Don’t Wobble Edition
May 19, 2016 • 56 min
Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and June Thomas discuss the Anthony Weiner documentary, high heels, and the comedy of Ali Wong. Double X is brought to you by Smith & Noble, offering custom window treatments—including blinds, shutters, shades, and…
Kotex in my Bugatti Edition
May 5, 2016 • 54 min
Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and June Thomas discuss efforts to decriminalize sex work, Melania Trump, and why millennial men are obsessed with Drake. Double X is brought to you by Smith & Noble, offering custom window treatments—including blinds,…
Spanx and Spanking Edition
Apr 21, 2016 • 59 min
Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and June Thomas discuss sororities and feminsim, whether domesticity gets in the way of a woman’s creativity, and the new book “Sex with Shakespeare” with the author Jillian Keenan. Double X is brought to you by Smith & Noble,…
We Just Want Attention Edition
Apr 7, 2016 • 53 min
Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and June Thomas talk with Peggy Orenstein about her new book Girls & Sex; then they discuss the gender neutral pronoun “they” and the latest sexist insult, “She just wants attention.” Double X is brought to you by MeUndies.…
Ladybits Edition
Mar 24, 2016 • 55 min
Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and Willa Paskin discuss the “tampon tax,” Marcia Clark and what was wrong with 90s feminism, and talk with Black-ish star Tracee Ellis Ross. Double X is brought to you by Smith & Noble, offering custom window…
Sex, Death, and Videotapes Edition
Mar 10, 2016 • 53 min
Hanna Rosin and Noreen Malone discuss celebrity sex tapes, Hillary vs. Trump, and interview Katie Roiphe about her new book, “The Violet Hour.” Double X is brought to you by Smith & Noble, offering custom window treatments—including blinds, shutters,…
#FreeKesha Edition
Feb 25, 2016 • 57 min
Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and Aisha Harris discuss single women as the new political class, teens and sexting, and Kesha. Double X is brought to you by MeUndies. MeUndies makes the world’s most comfortable underwear in a variety of styles and patterns.…
Berniebros Edition
Feb 11, 2016 • 51 min
Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss Berniebros, the CDC’s warning to young women about drinking, and Samantha Bee’s show Full Frontal on TBS. Double X is brought to you by MeUndies. MeUndies makes the world’s most comfortable underwear in…
Power Pony Edition
Jan 28, 2016 • 56 min
Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss the power pose, whether we http://www.MeUndies.com/doublex should embrace procrastination, and The CW’s Crazy Ex-Girlfriend. Double X is brought to you by MeUndies. MeUndies makes the world’s most…
Slutty Power Lesbian Edition
Jan 14, 2016 • 58 min
Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss whether David Bowie paved the way for our gender bending lives with Lea DeLaria, Hillary Clinton’s youth problem, and coloring books for adults. Double X is brought to you by MeUndies. Go to…
So Schlong 2015 Edition
Dec 24, 2015 • 57 min
Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss the Amazon TV series Transparent, the pussification of America, and the best and worst feminist moments of 2015. Double X is brought to you by Ooka Island, a reading program so fun your kids won’t even…
Naked Amy Schumer Edition
Dec 10, 2015 • 53 min
Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss Tashfeen Malik, false narratives of anorexia with Slate’s Katy Waldman, and the 2016 Pirelli calendar. Double X is brought to you by Club W, leading the “grape to glass” wine revolution. Answer just six…
Cate Blanchett’s Mink Edition
Nov 26, 2015 • 53 min
Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss women in Hollywood with Maureen Dowd, teen suicides in Silicon Valley, and the movie Carol. Double X is brought to you by BollandBranch.com, the company that makes luxury bedding affordable. Get the…
Goodbye Dear Prudence Edition
Nov 12, 2015 • 49 min
Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss bathroom equality, the new company Need-a-Mom, and Dear Prudie’s nearly 10 years of doling out advice with Emily Yoffe. Double X is brought to you by Club W, leading the “grape to glass” wine revolution.…
Justin Trudeau’s Luscious Locks Edition
Oct 29, 2015 • 52 min
Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss the new book about Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg “The Notorious RBG” with authors Irin Carmon and Shana Knizhinik, whether we can call male politicians hot, and Jonathan Franzen and women.…
Fart of the Eye Edition
Oct 15, 2015 • 53 min
Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss crying in a professional setting, Playboy’s decision to stops publishing nude photos, and bangs. Double X is brought to you by Squarespace. Start building your website today at Squarespace.com. Enter the…
Live from Washington D.C. Edition
Oct 1, 2015 • 62 min
Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone are live in Washington D.C. this week at the Woolly Mammoth Theatre and discuss Carly Fiorina, Generation Z, and talk to Anne-Marie Slaughter about her new book, “Unfinished Business: Women, Men, Work, Family”.…
Text Me You Love Me Edition
Sep 17, 2015 • 61 min
June Thomas, Noreen Malone, and Amanda Hess talk with the Atlantic’s Tanahisi Coates about his article “The Black Family in the Age of Mass Incarceration,” Laura Bennett about the boom of the first-person essay, and whether we really are lonely in the age…
Fat Pig, Slobs, and Disgusting Animals Edition
Sep 3, 2015 • 51 min
Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone and June Thomas talk about Donald Trump, the misnamed female viagra, and BFFs. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
The Call-in Show Edition
Aug 20, 2015 • 58 min
Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone and June Thomas answer listeners’ questions about upspeak, princess culture, male feminism,hyphenated names, and more. Slate’s DoubleX Gabfest is sponsored by Ring, the video doorbell that allows you to see and talk to anyone at…
Fun Fearless Females Edition
Aug 6, 2015 • 53 min
Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Laura Anderson talk about Cosmopolitan magazine, Warren Buffett’s birth control revolution, and this month’s Feminist Movie Club pick—Thelma and Louise. Slate’s DoubleX Gabfest is sponsored by Ring, the video doorbell that…
Manic Panic Armpits Edition
Jul 23, 2015 • 54 min
Noreen Malone, June Thomas and Seth Stevenson discuss colorful armpit hair, Planned Parenthood, and the female gaze. Slate’s Double X Gabfest is sponsored by Boll & Branch, making luxury bedding affordable and convenient to order from home. Boll & Branch…
Beazel Better Have My Money
Jul 9, 2015 • 56 min
Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and June Thomas discuss asexuality, Rhianna’s “Bitch Better Have My Money” video with Slate’s Katy Waldman and the 1939 movie Women. Slate’s DoubleX Gabfest is sponsored by Boll & Branch, making luxury bedding affordable and…
Cover Up in Summer Edition
Jun 25, 2015 • 60 min
Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and June Thomas discuss why some young women cover up for summer, prison moms, and The Mystery Show podcast with author Sheila Heti and a mystery guest. Slate’s DoubleX Gabfest is sponsored by Smith and Noble, featuring custom…
The TripleX Edition
Jun 11, 2015 • 60 min
Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and June Thomas discuss whether Emma Sulkowitz’s latest work is art or activism, transgender vs. radical feminists on Caitlyn Jenner, and Aziz Ansari’s book “Modern Romance.” The DoubleX Gabfest is sponsored by: Smith and…
Thou Shalt Cruise Edition
May 28, 2015 • 56 min
Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and June Thomas discuss “the wife bonus,” whether gayness is getting left behind with Slate’s Bryan Lowder, and bridesmaids. The DoubleX Gabfest is sponsored by Smith and Noble. Smith and Noble is giving DoubleX Gabfest…
Selfish in Thailand Edition
May 14, 2015 • 50 min
Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and June Thomas discuss the New York Times’ nail salon expose, Kim Kardashian selfies, and how men feel about work-life balance. Slate’s DoubleX Gabfest is sponsored by Smith and Noble, featuring custom window treatments…
Inside Inside Amy Schumer Edition
Apr 30, 2015 • 52 min
Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and Jessica Winter discuss the comic memoir turned Broadway musical “Fun Home” with author Alison Bechdel, Instagram envy, and Inside Amy Schumer. The DoubleX Gabfest is sponsored by the Great Courses, offering engaging audio…
Spinster Edition
Apr 16, 2015 • 61 min
Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss singledom with Spinster author Kate Bolick, Hillary Clinton’s grandma image, and same-sex award show kissing. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Monica Makes a Joke Edition
Apr 2, 2015 • 47 min
Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss Monica Lewinsky, flawless as a feminist declaration, and cat ladies. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Does Choreplay Turn You On? Edition
Mar 19, 2015 • 49 min
Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss choreplay, Ellen Pao and the Silcon Valley trial, and maternity leave with Slate’s Jessica Winter. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Moody Bitches Edition
Mar 5, 2015 • 50 min
Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss whether women are having their emotions medicated out of them, the hastag #offendeveryoneinfourwords, and the new documentary Hunting Ground about sexual assault on college campuses. Learn more about…
Honor Your Socks Edition
Feb 19, 2015 • 50 min
Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss decluttering, Hillary Clinton’s haters, and the gender politics of drag with Slate contributor Miz Cracker. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Broadscasting Edition
Feb 5, 2015 • 52 min
Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone talk to their favorite women podcasters: Alix Spiegel of Invisibilia, Chana Joffe Walt of This American Life, and Lea Thau of Strangers. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Raping Rape Culture Edition
Jan 22, 2015 • 56 min
Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss free range parenting, whether you can will someone to love, and Broad City Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
The Bright Young Things Edition
Jan 8, 2015 • 54 min
Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss the closing the word gap with Margaret Talbot, June’s article class and dentistry, and wunderkid compliments. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
The Righteous Feminist Outrage
Dec 25, 2014 • 42 min
June Thomas, Noreen Malone, and Amanda Hess discuss the year in outrage, how women did in TV this year, and their feminist wishlist for 2015. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
The Aftermath of Rolling Stone Edition
Dec 11, 2014 • 57 min
Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss the fallout from the UVA article, Emily Yoffe’s piece “The College Rape Overcorrection,” and best practices for interviewing people who have been traumatized by sexual assault. Learn more about your ad…
The Butch Goddess Edition
Nov 27, 2014 • 46 min
Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Katy Waldman discuss Sabrian Rubin Erdley’s article about rape on the UVA campus, how husbands affect their wives’ careers, and the latest film in the Hunger Games series. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit…
Say Yes Please to Hog Castration Edition
Nov 13, 2014 • 47 min
Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and June Thomas discuss the mid-term elections, Amy Poehler’s memoir “Yes Please,” and Obama’s Senior Advisor Valerie Jarrett. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Three Sexy Witches Edition
Oct 30, 2014 • 56 min
Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and June Thomas discuss Gamergate with Slate writer David Auerbach, parenting violent children, and everthing witches with author Katherine Howe. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Collection of Body Parts Edition
Oct 16, 2014 • 50 min
Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and Amanda Hess discuss teen sexting, Gone Girl and the psychobitch, and the plight of the male feminist. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Lena Dunham’s Food Diary
Oct 2, 2014 • 55 min
Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and June Thomas discuss Lena Dunham’s book “Not That Kind of Girl,” sexual consent laws on college campuses, and parental responsibility for murderous children. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Real Women Edition
Sep 18, 2014 • 55 min
Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and Amanda Hess discuss if corporeal punishment is ever acceptable, whether feminism has conquered the culture, and ask what it means to be a “Real Man.” Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Fill the Dirndl Edition
Sep 4, 2014 • 48 min
On this week’s DoubleX Gabfest, Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and June Thomas discuss post clinic abortion with New York Times Magazine’s Emily Bazelon, domestic violence in the NFL, and Kirsten Gillibrand and the sexists she works with. Learn more about…
Daddy’s Little Princess Edition
Aug 21, 2014 • 46 min
On this week’s DoubleX Podcast, June Thomas, Noreen Malone, and Jessica Winter discuss social media sexism and what tools are available to counter misogyny online with Slate’s Amanda Hess; just-in-time scheduling software and how it affects the lives of…
Double X Gabfest: The Blepharoplasty Edition
Aug 7, 2014 • 62 min
Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone and June Thomas discuss a cure for autism, ethnic plastic surgery with New York Magazine’s Maureen O’Connor, and the Israeli show Srugim with Miriam Krule. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Double X Gabfest: The Kim K. Skills Edition
Jul 24, 2014 • 52 min
Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and Jessica Winter discuss dating while mentally ill with guest Molly Pohlig, “happy” sleepaway camps, and the iPhone game Kim Kardashian: Hollywood. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Double X Gabfest: Babies, Books, and Beaches Edition
Jul 9, 2014 • 53 min
June Thomas, Noreen Malone and Jessica Winter discuss gays winning while women lose, surrogacy, and beach reading. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Double X Gabfest: The Deposed Scumbags Edition
Jun 26, 2014 • 50 min
June Thomas, Noreen Malone and Jessica Winter discuss notorious scumbags Dov Charney and Terry Richardson, Lana Del Rey’s new album, and talk to Doree Shafrir about her her BuzzFeed piece “I Was Sure Freezing My Eggs Would Solve Everything.” Learn more…
Double X Gabfest: The Fully Responsive Edition
Jun 12, 2014 • 49 min
June Thomas, Noreen Malone, and Jessica Winter discuss Laverne Cox and the transgender moment, Slender Man, and dating tech guys. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Double X Gabfest: The #Hashtag Edition
May 29, 2014 • 54 min
June Thomas, Noreen Malone, and Jessica Winter discuss the social media respone to the misogyny fueled murder spree of Elliot Rodger, the possibility of paid menstrual leave, and Girl Boss, the leadership book by Nasty Gal founder Sophia Amoruso. Learn…
Double X Gabfest: The Narcissistic Looney Toon Edition
May 15, 2014 • 52 min
Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and June Thomas discuss the return of Monica Lewinsky, the kidnapping of more than 250 girls in Nigeria, and the significance of names. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Double X Gabfest: The Bechdel Test vs. the Jiggle Test Edition
Apr 30, 2014 • 56 min
Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and June Thomas discuss Arianna Huffington’s new focus on well-being, the revolt of the NFL cheerleaders, and box-office smash The Other Woman. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Double X Gabfest: The Friends Every Night Edition
Apr 17, 2014 • 56 min
In this week’s Gabfest, Outward editor June Thomas talks with New York editor Noreen Malone and Slate senior editor Jessica Winter about the confidence gap between the sexes, the state of the stay-at-home mom, and how to identify a Basic Bitch. Learn more…
Double X Gabfest: The Conscious Uncoupling Edition
Apr 2, 2014 • 48 min
Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and June Thomas discuss affairs in happy marriages, Gwyneth Paltrow’s conscious uncoupling from Chris Martin, and the rise of the female chef. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Double X Gabfest: The Stranger Danger Edition
Mar 20, 2014 • 56 min
Listen to Slate’s show about the Atlantic story on our safety obsession, Danah Boyd’s new book, It’s Complicated, and the New Yorker’s weird Scarlett Johansson profile. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Double X Gabfest: The Blinded Me With Science Edition
Mar 6, 2014 • 76 min
A special Double X from Sixth & I Synagogue in Washington, D.C. Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss the science of relationships, the Washington Post’s Date Lab with guest Christina Antoniades, and whether an equal marriage means less sex.…
Mom And Dad Are Fighting: The City vs. Suburbs Edition
Feb 27, 2014 • 41 min
Listen to Slate’s parenting podcast about losing the Asperger’s diagnosis, and the great debate: Where is it better to raise kids, in the city or the suburbs? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Double X Gabfest: The Sex & Ambition Edition
Feb 20, 2014 • 60 min
Listen to Slate’s show about Wendy Davis, seniors and sex, and sexual assault at God’s Harvard. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mom And Dad Are Fighting: Everything Is Awesome Edition
Feb 13, 2014 • 42 min
Slate’s Dan Kois and Allison Benedikt talk to the creators of American Promise, a documentary that follows two black boys from kindergarten through high school graduation, and discuss the Lego Movie. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit…
Double X Gabfest: The Triple Package, Triple Axel Edition
Feb 5, 2014 • 46 min
Double X editor Hanna Rosin, Slate editor June Thomas, and New York’s Noreen Malone discuss Dylan Farrow’s allegations of abuse against Woody Allen, the tiger mother’s new book, and the women of the winter Olympics. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit…
Mom And Dad Are Fighting: I Am The Standard Edition
Jan 30, 2014 • 37 min
Slate’s Dan Kois and Allison Benedikt discuss gap years before college and are joined by author Jennifer Senior to discuss “All Joy and No Fun”, her new book about modern parenting. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Double X Gabfest: The Well-Heeled, Middle-Aged Lady Edition
Jan 23, 2014 • 49 min
On this week’s Gabfest, DoubleX editor Hanna Rosin joins Outward editor June Thomas and New York magazine editor Noreen Malone to discuss the online harassment of women, the mainstreaming of gay people on television, and Michelle Obama’s 50th birthday.…
Mom And Dad Fighting: The Be Present Edition
Jan 16, 2014 • 36 min
Slate’s Dan Kois and Allison Benedikt discuss the pros and cons of summer camp and are joined by blogger Carla Naumburg to talk about mindful parenting. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Double X Gabfest: The Weiner, Weed and Workout Edition
Jan 9, 2014 • 51 min
In this weeks’ Gabfest, DoubleX editor Hanna Rosin joins Outward editor June Thomas and New Republic staff writer Noreen Malone to discuss the Jennifer Weiner, whether weed culture is hostile to women, and what your workout gear says about you. Learn more…
Double X Gabfest: The Stay Seated Bro Edition
Dec 26, 2013 • 58 min
Noreen Malone, Hanna Rosin, and June Thomas answer year-end questions from listeners in the first ever Double X call-in show. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mom And Dad Are Fighting: The Holiday Swirl Edition
Dec 19, 2013 • 37 min
Slate’s Dan Kois and Allison Benedikt discuss parental “hate reads”, and are joined by author Susan Katz Miller to talk about holidays in interfaith families. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Double X Gabfest: The Superfriend Edition
Dec 11, 2013 • 53 min
Noreen Malone, Hanna Rosin, and June Thomas discuss the San Antonio Four, Wall Street husbands, and male friendship. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mom and Dad Are Fighting Ep. 1: Don’t Test My Kids
Dec 4, 2013 • 32 min
In the debut episode of Slate’s new parenting podcast, Allison Benedikt and Dan Kois discuss the small but growing number of parents who opt their children out of standardized tests, and the new Disney movie Frozen. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit…
Double X Gabfest: The Chanksgiving Edition
Nov 27, 2013 • 47 min
Allison Benedikt, Hanna Rosin, and June Thomas discuss the feuding Cheneys, Goldieblox feminism, and Thanksgivvukah. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Double X Gabfest: The Emo Comedian Edition
Nov 14, 2013 • 50 min
Listen to Slate’s show about the Ethiopian adoptee abuse story, Elizabeth Warren’s 2016 chances, and Sarah Silverman’s feud with male comedians. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
DoubleX Gabfest: The Juice Cleanse Edition
Oct 30, 2013 • 48 min
Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and June Thomas discuss rape victims speaking out, juice cleanses, and the rise of the lady business traveler. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
DoubleX Gabfest: The Stop The Binge Drinking Edition
Oct 17, 2013 • 48 min
Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone and June Thomas discuss whether women Senators were key to the budget deal, a controversial article telling young women not to binge drink or they put themselves at risk of assault, and a New York self esteem campaign. Learn…
DoubleX Gabfest: The What the Heck Is Dry Shampoo Edition
Oct 3, 2013 • 46 min
Hanna Rosin, Allison Benedikt, and June Thomas talk about why the government shutdown disproportionately affects women. They’re then joined by Willa Paskin to discuss the new crop of network TV offerings and an eyerolling Buzzfeed listicle. Learn more…
DoubleX Gabfest: The Pajama Party Edition
Sep 19, 2013 • 58 min
Hanna Rosin, Noreen Malone, and Dan Kois discuss tech bros, sexual assault in the military, and pajama chic. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
DoubleX Gabfest: The Marshmallow Test Edition
Sep 5, 2013 • 46 min
Hanna Rosin, June Thomas and Noreen Malone discuss if American schools are too conformist, whether online dating is making us more politically polarized and the rising mortality rate among poor white women. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit…
Double X Gabfest: The Female Gay Mike Bloomberg Edition
Aug 22, 2013 • 47 min
Listen to Slate’s show about Orange Is the New Black, Christine Quinn, and the case of the Craigslist Killer. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
DoubleX Gabfest: The No Sex and All Kindness Edition
Aug 8, 2013 • 50 min
Hanna Rosin, Allison Benedikt and Noreen Malone talk about Orthodox Jewish feminists, Sophie Fontanel’s new book about life without sex and George Saunders’ commencement speech about kindness. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
DoubleX Gabfest: The Carlos Danger Edition
Jul 25, 2013 • 48 min
Hanna Rosin, Allison Benedikt and Noreen Malone talk about the latest Anthony Weiner revelations, the joys and pitfalls of polyamory, and whether exes ever truly go away in a social media world. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit…
DoubleX Gabfest: The Mean Girls and Lost Girls Edition
Jul 11, 2013 • 55 min
Listen to Slate’s show about transgender kids, Lost Girls, and the return of “deranged” sorority girl Rebecca Martinson. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
DoubleX Gabfest: The Monogamish Sex Edition
Jun 27, 2013 • 43 min
Hanna Rosin, Allison Benedikt and Noreen Malone talk about non-monogamy among same-sex couples, a Texas-sized filibuster and fashion-conscious toddlers. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
DoubleX Gabfest: The Are Fathers Necessary? Edition
Jun 13, 2013 • 49 min
Hanna Rosin, Allison Benedikt and Noreen Malone are joined by writer Lauren Sandler to discuss having only one child. Also, they discuss if father figures are essential, and evaluate the necessity of wedding gifts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit…
DoubleX Gabfest: The Monkey Desire Edition
May 30, 2013 • 45 min
Hanna Rosin, Allison Benedikt and Noreen Malone are joined by author Daniel Bergner, who talks about female desire. Also, they discuss the lessons of gay marriage and debate whether it’s sexist to write about the dress habits of women in the news. Learn…
DoubleX Gabfest: The Healed By Love Edition
May 16, 2013 • 51 min
In this week’s Gabfest, DoubleX editor Hanna Rosin joins Slate senior editor Dan Kois and New Republic staff writer Noreen Malone to discuss rape jokes, the rehabilitation of cad politicians Anthony Weiner and Mark Sanford, and a new article on the…
DoubleX Gabfest: The Give Your Baby a Spear Edition
May 1, 2013 • 50 min
Listen to Slate’s show about breast cancer awareness, sympathy for the Boston bomber and Nicholas Day’s new book, Baby Meets World. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
DoubleX Gabfest: The Fapstronaut Edition
Apr 18, 2013 • 45 min
In this week’s Gabfest, DoubleX editor Hanna Rosin joins Slate senior editor Dan Kois and New Republic staff writer Noreen Malone to discuss the Philadelphia “house of horrors” abortion story, the movement of men who want to stop masturbating, and the…
DoubleX Gabfest: The Manteresting Edition
Apr 3, 2013 • 41 min
In this week’s Gabfest, Noreen Malone, Jessica Grose, and Seth Stevenson discuss cooking memoirs and feminism, writing about addiction, and Pinterest for dudes. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
DoubleX Gabfest: The Office Wife Edition
Mar 20, 2013 • 46 min
In this week’s Gabfest, DoubleX editor Hanna Rosin joins New Republic staff writer Noreen Malone and Slate contributing writer Seth Stevenson to discuss the rise of the retro wife; Steubenville rape case; and how to find the perfect office wife. Learn…
DoubleX Gabfest: The Join My Consciousness-Raising Circle Edition
Mar 6, 2013 • 47 min
In this week’s Gabfest, DoubleX editor Hanna Rosin joins Slate managing editor Dan Kois and New Republic staff writer Noreen Malone to discuss Sheryl Sandberg’s new book, Lean In, a harrowing photo essay on domestic violence and women journalists sleeping…
DoubleX Gabfest: The Don Henley Was Hot Edition
Feb 20, 2013 • 55 min
DoubleX editors Hanna Rosin, Allison Benedikt and New Republic staff writer Noreen Malone to discuss the second season of Girls; female linguistic trends on Twitter; and Slate senior editor Emily Bazelon’s new book, Sticks and Stones. Learn more about…
DoubleX Gabfest: The Live Love Edition
Feb 14, 2013 • 80 min
In this week’s special live Gabfest, DoubleX founding editor Hanna Rosin is joined by New Republic staff writer Noreen Malone and Slate’s Dear Prudence columnist Emily Yoffe to discuss 50 years of The Feminine Mystique, how different kids react to test…
DoubleX Podcast: The Mrs. Carter Edition
Feb 7, 2013 • 47 min
In this week’s Gabfest, DoubleX managing editor Allison Benedikt joins New Republic staff writer Noreen Malone and Slate senior editor Dan Kois to discuss pop culture and (perhaps) feminist icon Beyonce; a recent New Yorker story about mass shooter Amy…
DoubleX Gabfest: The Michelle’s Bangs Edition
Jan 23, 2013 • 42 min
DoubleX editor Hanna Rosin joins New Republic staff writer Noreen Malone and DoubleX managing editor Allison Benedikt to discuss Michelle Obama’s inauguration style and evolution; how high school impacts our adult selves; and porn for women. Learn more…
DoubleX Gabfest: The Do You Like The Way We Sound? Edition
Jan 9, 2013 • 45 min
In this week’s Gabfest, DoubleX editor Hanna Rosin joins New Republic staff writer Noreen Malone and DoubleX managing editor Allison Benedikt to discuss Elizabeth Wurtzel’s mid-life confessional in New York magazine; male disdain for vocal fry; and the…
DoubleX Gabfest: The Home for the Holidays Edition
Dec 26, 2012 • 42 min
Listen to Slate’s show about women and guns; This Is 40; and the agony (or ecstasy) of going home for the holidays. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
DoubleX Gabfest: The Old Sperm Edition
Dec 12, 2012 • 47 min
Listen to Slate’s show about the risks of older parenthood; gender-neutral toys; and the sustaining tradition that says men are responsible for all marriage proposals. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
DoubleX Gabfest: The Nobody’s Business Edition
Nov 28, 2012 • 45 min
Listen to Slate’s show about Martha Stewart’s new image; the Rihanna/Chris Brown saga; and the Fox News article “The War on Men.” Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
DoubleX Gabfest: The PetWell Edition
Nov 15, 2012 • 55 min
Listen to Slate’s show about the Petraeus-Broadwell affair; women and the election; and Fox News anchor Megyn Kelly. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
DoubleX Gabfest: The Hipster Sexism Edition
Nov 1, 2012 • 38 min
Listen to Slate’s wrap-up of the election; examination of the term “hipster sexism”; and the recent nanny murder case. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
DoubleX Gabfest: The Binders Full of Women Edition
Oct 18, 2012 • 44 min
Listen to Slate’s show about the second presidential debate; Gawker’s outing of notorious Reddit user, Violentacrez; and the dangers of playground monkey bars. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
DoubleX Gabfest: The Muumuu Edition
Oct 3, 2012 • 52 min
Listen to Slate’s show about Marissa Mayer’s short maternity leave; how to talk to your kids about porn; and Jessica Grose’s new novel, Sad Desk Salad. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
DoubleX Gabfest: The Mrs. Jesus Edition
Sep 20, 2012 • 35 min
Listen to Slate’s show about Naomi Wolf’s book, Vagina: A New Biography; a recently discovered 4th Century reference to Jesus’ wife; and Mindy Kaling. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
DoubleX Gabfest: The Mom-in-Chief Edition
Sep 5, 2012 • 51 min
Listen to Slate’s show about Michelle Obama’s Democratic Convention speech; Hanna Rosin’s upcoming book, The End of Men; and the new film, Bachelorette. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
DoubleX Gabfest: The P90X Edition
Aug 22, 2012 • 37 min
Listen to Slate’s show about the Todd Akin rape controversy, Paul Ryan’s hot bod, and Augusta National admitting its first two female members. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
DoubleX Gabfest: The Circumspect Circumference Edition
Aug 9, 2012 • 51 min
Listen to Slate’s show about prenatal depression, hot Olympic bodies, and cosmetic surgery for teenage girls. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
DoubleX Gabfest: The We Wish We Were Talking About Kristen Stewart Edition
Jul 26, 2012 • 40 min
Listen to Slate’s show about the Aurora shooting heroes, outing rapists on Twitter, and women’s boxing. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
DoubleX Gabfest: The Un-Retouched Edition
Jul 11, 2012 • 46 min
Listen to Slate’s show about young women getting their tubes tied, last week’s date rape episode of Louie, and Seventeen magazine’s new photo touch-up policy. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
DoubleX Gabfest: The Still Not Having It All Edition
Jun 27, 2012 • 54 min
Listen to Slate’s show about Anne-Marie Slaughter’s Atlantic cover story, the new Pixar movie Brave, and spoiled American kids. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
DoubleX Gabfest: The Muppet Show Edition
Jun 13, 2012 • 51 min
Listen to Slate’s show about subversive commencement speeches, a new study on gay parenting, and Muppet chaos theory. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
DoubleX Gabfest: Itty Bitty Cheapo Rock Edition
May 30, 2012 • 43 min
DoubleX editors talk about Mark Zuckerberg’s new wife Pricilla Chan, Wired’s GeekDad cover, and women in combat. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
DoubleX Gabfest: The Bare-Chested Edition
May 17, 2012 • 52 min
Listen to Slate’s show about attachment parenting, president Obama’s college love letters and child psychopaths. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices