The Cut

The Cut is a weekly audio magazine exploring culture, style, sex, politics and more. Each week, an ensemble of voices, led by B.A. Parker and Jazmín Aguilera, engage 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 137 Folge(n) erschienen. Jede Woche gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 2 days 22 hours 33 minutes


Into the Thicc of It

Gaby Grossman tells us what she's learned about gaining weight during the pandemic and loving herself.


 2021-06-23  27m

In Her Shoes: Katey Sagal

This week on In Her Shoes, Executive Producer of the Vox Media Podcast Network Nishat Kurwa sat down with acclaimed actor Katey Sagal. A fixture on prime time TV for more than thirty years, Sagal began her reign with Married Children, one of the longest-running sitcoms on Fox. In her most recent leading role, she played the title character of the Erin Brockovich-inspired ABC drama “Rebel.” Learn more about your ad choices. Visit


 2021-06-19  17m

Why Try?

The Cut's B.A. Parker talks to an Olympic skier who went viral for being a perpetual trier, and a friend who tried all the way to a baking competition on national television.


 2021-06-16  24m

In Her Shoes: Rachel Bloom

In this episode of In Her Shoes, New York Magazine Editor at Large Stella Bugbee sat down with Crazy Ex Girlfriend star Rachel Bloom. The American actor and comedy singer/songwriter spoke to us about motherhood, writing a memoir in quarantine, and why she hates when people call her show *MY* Crazy Ex Girlfriend. Here’s how it went. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit


 2021-06-12  41m

Hola Papi Sets Me Straight

The Cut's Jazmín Aguilera sits down with Hola Papi writer John Paul Brammer to discuss the powerful nature of advice and who, if anyone, is qualified to give it.


 2021-06-09  26m

Can Poker Help You Win at Life?

This week, the Cut's Jazmín Aguilera talks to professional poker player Melanie Weisner about approaching life with poker strategies, and when to walk away.


 2021-06-02  26m

The Other Side of Optimism

Avery Trufelman revisits what it means to be optimistic, with the help of a Palestinian peace activist who can’t help but look on the bright side.


 2021-05-26  32m

When Working Out Doesn’t Work Out (with Alison Bechdel)

What does it take to work out? Why do we work out in the ways that we do? These are questions cartoonist Alison Bechdel seeks to answer in her newest book.


 2021-05-19  28m

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.


 2021-05-12  28m

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.


 2021-05-05  31m