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Succession: “Weevils in the Flour Sack”

A spoiler-filled discussion of Succession Season 3, Episode 1.


Episode Notes

Slate Money is obsessed with Succession, HBO’s wonderful drama about the lives of the superrich Roy family. So, every Monday, we’ll be discussing the previous night’s episode with spoiler-filled glee. For the series premier, Felix Salmon and Emily Peck are joined by Janine Gibson, assistant editor of the Financial Times, to talk about Gerri’s glass cliff promotion, who might be going to jail, and all the best one-liners.*

Podcast production by Cheyna Roth.

Correction, Oct. 18, 2021: This show page originally misspelled the character Gerri Kellman’s first name.


About the Show

A weekly roundup of the most important stories from the worlds of business and finance, hosted by Felix Salmon, Emily Peck, and Stacy-Marie Ishmael.

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  • Emily Peck is a veteran journalist who has worked as a writer and editor at national outlets like HuffPost, the Wall Street Journal, and the American Lawyer.

  • Felix Salmon is a host of the Slate Money podcast.