Podmass' podcast superlatives of 2017

In 2016, podcasts of every stripe had a decision to make: Address the worst aspects of 2016 head-on, or create artful distractions from same. This year, that pattern holds true: Nostalgia-laden podcasts gently guide our gaze the other way while political shows unabashedly call out bullshit where

From audio dramas to genre-bending comedy, Podmass serves up the newest and freshest shows

Nearly a year after the death of Justice Antonin Scalia, Senate Republicans’ cynical, procedure-exploding strategy of freezing out Obama-backed candidates finally paid off with President Trump’s nomination of Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court. Slate senior editor and Amicus host Dahlia Lithwick is none too impressed,…