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John Dickerson of Slate’s Political Gabfest revisits a moment from the American carnival of politics. Hear about the grand speeches, emergency strategies, baby kissing, and backstabbing that make each presidential cycle so fascinating.

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    • 4.8, 1.3K Ratings

John Dickerson of Slate’s Political Gabfest revisits a moment from the American carnival of politics. Hear about the grand speeches, emergency strategies, baby kissing, and backstabbing that make each presidential cycle so fascinating.

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4.8 out of 5
1.3K Ratings

1.3K Ratings

Bort B. III ,

Fun politics/history podcast

Fun politics/history podcast

BradV26 ,

A+

I absolutely love this podcast. John Dickerson is an American treasure. Thank you for the entertaining, thoughtful history lessons!!!

never too sure ,

never disappoints

I appreciate how Mr. Dickerson uses what feels like inside information about our history and points out its relevance to what is happening currently. Superb.

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