It all started with the Orthogonians.

Richard Nixon’s Persecution Complex Didn’t Start With the Watergate Investigation

Richard Nixon’s Persecution Complex Didn’t Start With the Watergate Investigation

A daily news and culture podcast with Mike Pesca.
May 15 2018 2:19 PM

Introducing Upon Further Review

Episode 1 of Mike Pesca’s new podcast on the great sports what ifs.

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Upon Further Review.

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On today’s Gist, we’re tearing up the playbook. We’re playing the first episode of our new limited-run podcast, Upon Further Review, based on the book of the same name. In this episode, Slow Burn host Leon Neyfakh imagines how American history might have been different if Richard Nixon had been any good at playing football. For more fascinating sports what ifs, subscribe to Upon Further Review now.

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Leon Neyfakh is a Slate staff writer.

Mike Pesca is the host of the Slate daily podcast The Gist. He also contributes reports and commentary to NPR.