Jacob Weisberg
Jacob Weisberg Jacob Weisberg

Jacob Weisberg is chairman and editor-in-chief of The Slate Group and author of The Bush Tragedy. Follow him on Twitter.

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Aug. 10 2016 1:49 PMThe Intervention (a Second City Special)A Trumpcast bonus sketch from our friends at the Second City.
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Aug. 8 2016 3:15 PMAre GOP Leaders Ever Going to Dump Trump?If top Republicans break with Trump, it will be purely to save their own skin.
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Aug. 4 2016 11:15 AMTime for an Intervention?Reflecting on the Republican nominee’s week from hell.
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Aug. 1 2016 3:27 PM“Russia, If You’re Listening…”How does Donald Trump’s call for the Kremlin to uncover Hillary Clinton’s emails affect the intelligence community?
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July 28 2016 5:41 PM“I Didn’t Think It Could Be Done in the United States”An interview with Anne Applebaum on the Russian hack of the DNC and Donald Trump’s flirtation with Vladimir Putin.
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July 26 2016 4:54 PMThe Postmodern Manchurian CandidateThe Republican nominee’s ties to Vladimir Putin grow stronger after the DNC hack.
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July 21 2016 7:51 PMNot Brokered, but Broken (Live From Cleveland)Reflecting on the last three days of the circus known as the Republican National Convention.
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July 19 2016 4:50 PMThe “TP” TicketMaking sense of Trump’s VP pick, Mike Pence.
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July 14 2016 11:15 AMShould We Trust Trump With Classified Info?How are candidates briefed on security matters, anyway? A former acting director of the CIA explains.
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June 16 2016 4:20 PMDon’t Call Him a FascistDonald Trump is a lot of things, but is a fascist one of them?
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June 13 2016 3:08 PMTrumpcast UniversityHow Donald Trump conned his own base.
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June 7 2016 4:35 PMThe Gaudy Construction Project on His HeadAshley Feinberg talks about yet another expensive, ugly construction project from Donald Trump—his hair.
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June 3 2016 1:49 PMThe Other Side of His WallHow Trump is destroying decades of progress in Mexican–American relations.
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June 1 2016 11:54 AMWait Wait … How Do You Make Fun of Trump?!A conversation with Peter Sagal about why Trump is taking the fun out of satire.
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May 24 2016 12:50 PMThe JohnaldAn interview with John Di Domenico, our voice of Donald Trump.
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Aug. 9 2016 2:44 PMA Bunch of White Guys Named SteveDonald Trump is setting himself up for an unprecedented blowout in November.
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Aug. 5 2016 4:01 PMThe Paul Ryan School of ContortionHow the speaker of the House is turning himself into a pretzel trying to support Trump.
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Aug. 3 2016 3:34 PMHow Trump Adviser Roger Stone Became Washington’s Sleaziest Political OperatorHis dirtiest trick was convincing people he had any influence to peddle.
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Aug. 1 2016 2:35 PMBarney Frank Confronts Bernie Sanders LoyalistsHow Barney Frank is making the case to Bernie Sanders’ supporters to back Hillary Clinton.
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July 27 2016 2:25 PMBernie or Burn It DownThere remain those in the Democratic Party who really don’t want Hillary Clinton to be our next president.
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July 25 2016 2:37 PMA Civic ObligationThe ghostwriter for Donald Trump’s The Art of the Deal talks about his need to speak up about the Republican presidential nominee.
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July 21 2016 11:52 AMThe Mooch (Live From Cleveland)Why this Trump fundraiser changed his tune regarding the Republican nominee.
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July 14 2016 3:44 PMPlaying Footsie With RacistsHow Trump has captured the imagination of white nationalists across America.
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July 13 2016 6:20 PMShould Republicans Thank Trump?Will Trump, like Barry Goldwater, give rise to the GOP’s future Reagan?
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June 14 2016 1:45 PMIs Trump Helping to Invite Terrorist Attacks?Reflecting on Trump’s rhetoric in the wake of Orlando.
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June 10 2016 2:40 PMAn Assault on the Rule of LawDoes Donald Trump have even a sixth-grade understanding of civics?
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June 6 2016 5:21 PMCrazy PartyLibertarians are blowing a huge opportunity by acting like libertarians.
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June 1 2016 5:09 PMAmerica’s PutinWhere does Trump fall on the continuum of xenophobic, authoritarian leaders at the head of political parties?
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May 31 2016 11:25 AMAre You Nervous?There’s a number of rational reasons why Trump will never be President, but this election has been anything but rational.
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May 24 2016 10:53 AMA Theater of CrueltyTalking with Virginia Heffernan about the reality TV show that made Trump famous.

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