The Cut

The Cut is a weekly audio magazine exploring culture, style, sex, politics and more. Each week, an ensemble of voices, led by host Avery Trufelman, engages in the conversations that matter most in our current moment. Intimate, provocative, and probing, the Cut aims to ask questions before listeners even know they have them, always with a generous wit and an expansive idea of what is possible. From New York Magazine and The Vox Media Podcast Network. New episodes every Wednesday.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 30m. Bisher sind 109 Folge(n) erschienen. Dies ist ein wöchentlich erscheinender Podcast.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 2 days 9 hours 12 minutes


How Do I Know If I Want Kids?

The Cut host Avery Trufelman collaborates with Anna Sale, a mother and the host of the podcast Death, Sex, and Money. Together, they explore the decision whether or not to have children, and how it balances with creative ambition.



Cooking Without My Mother

Michelle Zauner of Japanese Breakfast found connection with her mother through their love of Korean food. Although Michelle only realized how significant this connection was once she had to learn to cook for herself.



Here We Go Aftertimes

After producer Jazmín Aguilera got vaccinated, the possibilities seemed endless. Love! Debauchery! Parties! Travel! But she went somewhere she never expected to go.



Does This Poster Make Me Look Racist?

What do we do with the problematic art of the past? B.A. Parker goes in search of answers.



We Are All Burnt Out

We are all fried. All of us are working longer hours and smashing into a wall of depletion. But what does it mean to be so burnt out? And is there any way to break free?



In Her Shoes: Lindsay Peoples Wagner

Lindsay Peoples Wagner's meteoric career in fashion and media is impressive. She was the youngest Editor In Chief of a Conde Nast publication while Editor In Chief of Teen Vogue magazine. She is an ASME Next Winner and a Forbes 30 under 30 recipient...


 2021-04-07  39m

Why Bother Being Nice?

What is niceness? Is it a virtue? A defense mechanism? A personality trait? And how can one try to be nice in a mean world? Host Avery Trufelman turns to Jonathan Van Ness for answers.


 2021-03-31  27m

We're All Failing At Being Women

There is so much to say about Detransition, Baby by Torrey Peters. Lauded as the first book by a trans author to be released by a major publishing house,


 2021-03-24  22m

Maybe You Should Run For Office?

U.S. politics are starting to look a little bit more like the United States itself. More queer people, women, and POCs. So, what about you, or your friends?


 2021-03-17  40m

Get Out of Your Head

At the one year mark of the pandemic, Cut producer B.A. Parker decided to try to escape the stress and trauma by getting out of her own head.


 2021-03-10  24m