The legal challenge to Trump’s immigration ban, Senate confirmations, and SNL’s White House satire, on the Political Gabfest.

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The “Nevertheless She Persisted” Edition

Listen to Slate’s show about the legal challenge to Trump’s immigration ban, Senate confirmations, and SNL’s White House satire.

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On this week’s Slate Political Gabfest, Emily Bazelon, John Dickerson, and David Plotz discuss the legal challenge to Trump’s immigration ban, Senate confirmations, and Saturday Night Live’s White House satire.

Here are some of the links and references from this week’s show:

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Emily chatters about Trump tweeting at Nordstrom and whether it can sue him for it.

John chatters about a Guardian piece profiling people who remember everything that’s ever happened to them.

David chatters about nonprofit The Bronx Defenders and job opportunities at Atlas Obscura.

Topic ideas for next week? You can tweet suggestions, links, and questions to @SlateGabfest (#heygabfest). (Tweets may be quoted by name unless the writer stipulates otherwise.)

Podcast production by Jocelyn Frank. Links compiled by Kevin Townsend.