Today, Explained

News comes at you fast. Join us at the end of your day to understand it. Today, Explained is your all killer, no filler, Monday to Friday news explainer co-hosted by Sean Rameswaram and Noel King. Every episode features the finest reporters from the Vox Media Podcast Network and beyond.

News
Daily News
Politics
1001
One-term wonder
20 min
1002
Humans 2.0
24 min
1003
Madam Speaker
25 min
1004
Mandatory minimums
25 min
1005
Battleship: Russia vs. Ukraine
20 min
1006
From bad to worse at the border
18 min
1007
When dogs fly
20 min
1008
Those weird Cuban attacks
21 min
1009
Still burning
18 min
1010
Do it for the gram
25 min
1011
The simplest way to fix our gun laws
21 min
1012
The citizenship question
20 min
1013
Sit in a circle. Save your baby’s life.
24 min
1014
Total Recount
22 min
1015
Could one man’s death change the conflict in Ye...
22 min
1016
thank u, next (Attorney General remix)
22 min
1017
What now?
22 min
1018
Why is voting optional?
22 min
1019
Everything you need to know about tomorrow’s mi...
25 min
1020
Can I hack it? (Yes, you can.)
21 min
1021
$$ FREE MONEY FREE MONEY $$
21 min
1022
What the frack is up with Colorado
23 min
1023
One week to midterms, 5000 troops to border
22 min
1024
Tree of Life
24 min
1025
The Purge
23 min
1026
Bombs in the mail
17 min
1027
How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Kill the Treaty
22 min
1028
What the transgender memo means
20 min
1029
We're gonna need a bigger vote
19 min
1030
FW: FW: FW: SECRETS TO BOOST YOUR METABOLISM
17 min
1031
Consequences
21 min
1032
Affirmative reaction
21 min
1033
Beto and Ted's Excellent Adventure
20 min
1034
Remember, remember the 6th of November
24 min
1035
The $629 Band-Aid
23 min
1036
Disappeared
21 min
1037
Earth is cancelled due to weather
20 min
1038
Nikki out
11 min
1039
The death penalty and the gopher frog
22 min
1040
All my friends are robocalls
23 min
1041
The Kavanaugh report is here and no, you can't ...
17 min
1042
How to run for president from a hospital bed
22 min
1043
Good news for Canadians who like milk
23 min
1044
Internet fist fight
21 min
1045
"Somebody's gotta explain this to Trump"
19 min
1046
Testimony (Part 2 of 2)
13 min
1047
Testimony (Part 1 of 2)
17 min
1048
The ghost of Florence
23 min
1049
Red light, green card
19 min
1050
Accusers, plural
20 min
1051
Chicago on trial
23 min
1052
elon r u ok
28 min
1053
China's concentration camps
24 min
1054
Now’s a great time to commit some white-collar ...
23 min
1055
What the letter said
21 min
1056
Back to Juul
22 min
1057
Have you talked to God about this?
24 min
1058
CAROLINAS, PLEASE EVACUATE
20 min
1059
Deadname
20 min
1060
Game, Upset, Match
29 min
1061
Arrested for reporting a massacre
23 min
1062
But his emails!
20 min
1063
Bad blood
21 min
1064
Confirmation screamings
21 min
1065
America's worst defense attorney
20 min
1066
Don't call it a comeback
21 min
1067
Take a penny, take a penny
26 min
1068
False profit
22 min
1069
The empty seat in Arizona
26 min
1070
Kill me maybe
19 min
1071
Insecurity complex
22 min
1072
Guilty. Guilty. Guilty?
21 min
1073
19 cents per hour
19 min
1074
No fair, ride share
20 min
1075
Never tweet
22 min
1076
Saw something, said nothing
23 min
1077
Crazy. Rich. And finally seen.
21 min
1078
Democracy Dies in Daylight
21 min
1079
NASA shoots a billion dollars at the sun
19 min
1080
"These bastards tried to kill me"
20 min
1081
This too shall MoviePass
21 min
1082
When a season lasts a year
19 min
1083
Wrestling with Ohio State
20 min
1084
HQ2
22 min
1085
Is the economy great again?
20 min
1086
You must sign here
19 min
1087
Ready, print, fire
20 min
1088
How to solve the opioid crisis
23 min
1089
Manafort, day in court
20 min
1090
Delete your account
22 min
1091
Cricketer-in-Chief
20 min
1092
Soy Story
17 min
1093
Graduating Marjory Stoneman Douglas High
18 min
1094
The Endangered Endangered Species Act
22 min
1095
Mr. Trump's wild week
20 min
1096
The Stanford Prison Correction
25 min
1097
Open casket, reopened case
21 min
1098
Does America need Sacha Baron Cohen?
18 min
1099
Vladimir's best day ever
21 min
1100
What are Democrats doing even?
22 min