Decoder Ring

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The Making of This Season

A behind-the-scenes chat with the Decoder Ring team.

Episode Notes

In this exclusive episode for Slate Plus members, Willa Paskin and Benjamin Frisch discuss what it’s like to make Decoder Ring, and share stories of making the episodes in this season.

About the Show

In each episode, host Willa Paskin takes a cultural question, object, or habit; examines its history; and tries to figure out what it means and why it matters.

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  • Chau Tu is a former editor of Slate Plus.