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Slow Burn

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In its first two seasons, Slow Burn looked back at two of the biggest stories of the late 20th century—the Watergate scandal and the impeachment of Bill Clinton. Season three of the show tackles another: the murders of Tupac Shakur and the Notorious ...Show More


26:13 | Nov 28th, 2017

People called her crazy, and to be fair she must have seemed crazy. But she was onto something. How Martha Mitchell, the celebrity wife of one of Nixon’s closest henchmen, tried to blow the whistle on...Show More
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mm recommended:

Very well produced podcast. If only people took Martha Mitchell seriously then Watergate would have been resolved much faster. But nope, new...Show More

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29:41 | Dec 5th, 2017

In 1973, the Senate Watergate hearings gripped the nation. But the first congressional hearings on the scandal took place a year earlier—and featured an angry Texan shouting at four empty chairs.Slate...Show More

31:58 | Oct 30th, 2019

On the first episode of Slow Burn’s third season: How a violent robbery severed Tupac’s friendship with Biggie Smalls and sparked a bicoastal beef that consumed the world of hip-hop. In November 1994,...Show More
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Getting the real story behind Tupac’s death. Fascinating. Incredible how many things I didn’t know about.

23:35 | Jan 23rd, 2018

Slate Plus members get a bonus episode of Slow Burn every week. This week, we're releasing some samples of those episodes—interviews with people with a unique perspective on Watergate. Next week: The ...Show More
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Interesting interviews with people behind the scenes

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