This week, David Plotz, Emily Bazelon, and John Dickerson discuss Raphael Warnock beating Herschel Walker, and oral arguments at the Supreme Court in the anti-gay marriage website designer case and the “independent state legislature” election case.
Here are some notes and references from this week’s show:
Fr. James Martin, S.J. for Outreach: “When Is Religious Liberty A Fig Leaf For Homophobia?”
Ian MacDougall for ProPublica: “What’s Really at Stake in a Politically Charged Supreme Court Case on Elections”
Jed Sugarmen’s thread on oral arguments in Moore v. Harper.
Kevin Roose for The New York Times: “The Brilliance and Weirdness of ChatGPT”
Here are this week’s chatters:
John: Associated Press: “HBO To Air Nancy Pelosi Doc Shot By Daughter Alexandra”; Pelosi in the House, November 28, 2022
Emily: The Janes
David: Tour Fort DeRussy with David; City Cast Portland has launched; Caitlin Doughty for The New York Times: “If You Want to Give Something Back to Nature, Give Your Body”
Listener chatter from Adam Barhamand: Karen Bakker for Noema: “How To Speak Honeybee”
For this week’s Slate Plus bonus segment Emily, David, and John discuss ChatGPT.
Tweet us your questions and chatters @SlateGabfest or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. (Messages may be quoted by name unless the writer stipulates otherwise.)
Podcast production by Kevin Bendis.
Research by Bridgette Dunlap.