The regrettable death of the Slatepitch | Curio

Listen to the best news & journalism

The regrettable death of the Slatepitch

15 min

About

Matthew Yglesias is the author of the Slow Boring newsletter, a senior fellow at the Niskanen Center, and host of The Weeds podcast.

Listen to the
best journalism

Hear news from 30+ of the world's most trusted publications, plus original shows. Expertly curated and human narrated.

New audio articles daily, ad-free

Spotify’s $1 billion podcast bet turns into a serial drama

The Wall Street Journal

·

15 min

Russell Brand and the era of sadistic tabloid misogyny

The Guardian

·

14 min

Why China’s economy won’t be fixed

The Economist

·

9 min

Slouching toward ‘accept all cookies’

The Atlantic

·

15 min

10,000+ articles,
30+ publications

Professional curation
& narration

Download & listen offline

Cancel anytime

Curio helps me stay (selectively) in tune with current events without getting bogged down by the 'doom and gloom' at the core of so much daily news media.

Austin
Creative Director
USA

@austinsailsbury

Breaking news overload.
Click-bait.
Doom scrolling.
Echo chambers.
Fake news.
Sensationalism.

Best of 30+ publications for the price of one

Try for free