Slow Burn
Slow Burn

There There

The Clinton administration was mired in scandal from its very first days.

Aug. 14 2018 9:52 AMDeal or No DealRead a transcript of Slow Burn: Season 2, Episode 1.
Aug. 8 2018 5:55 AMSlow Burn Season 2Two decades later, it’s time to look back at Bill Clinton, Monica Lewinsky, and the scandal that nearly ended a presidency.
Feb. 17 2018 10:46 AMWhat Can Nixon Teach Us About Trump?A bonus episode of Slow Burn, recorded live at the Watergate Hotel.
Feb. 2 2018 9:36 AMNixon’s Downfall Was Not InevitableThe lesson of Watergate isn’t “the system worked.”
Jan. 30 2018 6:00 AMGoing SouthHow it all ended.
Jan. 16 2018 4:00 AMSaturday NightThe weekend it all fell apart.
Jan. 2 2018 4:00 AMTrue BelieversWhy did so many people stand with Richard Nixon for so long?
Dec. 15 2017 2:59 PMThe Road to WatergateVideos and photos from the 1972 presidential campaign, as discussed in this week’s episode of our Watergate podcast.
Dec. 5 2017 6:00 AMThe Defeat of Wright PatmanThe first congressional investigation into Watergate didn’t go so well.
Nov. 28 2017 5:45 AMSlow BurnNobody knew how Watergate was going to end. Our new podcast tells the story of what it felt like to watch a president fall.
Aug. 8 2018 9:55 AMHow Monica Got Her Life BackThe first bonus episode of Slow Burn Season 2.
March 13 2018 2:23 PMAnswering Your Watergate QuestionsSlow Burn’s Leon Neyfakh on Nixon’s paranoia, his hardcore supporters, and the wildest campaign gear.
Feb. 8 2018 11:47 AMSlow Burn Live at the Watergate HotelA special video feed for Slate Plus members.
Jan. 31 2018 2:35 PMThis Family’s Watergate Scrapbook Tells the History of Nixon’s Downfall in Charming DetailA members-only extra from Slow Burn.
Jan. 23 2018 9:45 AMExtra, ExtraWatching Watergate go down.
Jan. 9 2018 6:00 AMRabbit HolesWatergate turned America into a nation of conspiracy theorists.
Dec. 19 2017 9:00 AMLie DetectorsHow Watergate became the greatest show on Earth.
Dec. 12 2017 6:00 AMA Very Successful Cover-UpFor a long time, no one cared about Watergate. Why?
Nov. 28 2017 6:07 AMYearning for WatergateOn the first bonus episode of our new podcast Slow Burn, Dick Cavett admits that it can be fun to live through perilous times.
Nov. 28 2017 5:45 AMSlow BurnNobody knew how Watergate was going to end. Our new podcast tells the story of what it felt like to watch a president fall.