The Political Gabfest discusses the Democratic primary debates, Trump’s nominee for director of national intelligence, and whether heat waves across the globe could inspire real action on climate change.
For this week’s Slate Plus bonus segment, Emily, David, and John discuss their favorite summer games.
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Podcast production by Jocelyn Frank.
Research and show notes by Bridgette Dunlap.
Correction, Aug. 2, 2019: This post originally misstated the title of this episode. It is the “Dark Psychic Force” Edition, not the “Dark Psychic Energy” Edition.
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