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On this week’s Slate Political Gabfest, Emily Bazelon, David Plotz, and John Dickerson discuss the testimony of both Christine Blasey Ford and Brett Kavanaugh.
Here are this week’s cocktail chatters:
- Listener chatter from Blaire Notrica @blairesided: Julia Jacobs for the New York Times: “F.B.I. and Expert Reports Cast Doubt That Celebrated Stovepipe Hat Was Lincoln’s”
- Emily: Taffy Brodesser-Akner for the New York Times: “Bradley Cooper Is Not Really Into This Profile”
- John: Sam Knight for the New Yorker: Theresa May’s Impossible Choice
- David: Open the Government: Newly Released Memo Reveals Secretary of Homeland Security Signed Off on Family Separation Policy
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Podcast production by Jocelyn Frank.
Research and show notes by Bridgette Dunlap.