Slate Plus members get a bonus episode of Slow Burn every week. This week, Leon Neyfakh talks to Joseph Califano Jr., who was working as a lawyer for the Democratic National Committee and the Washington Post at the time of the Watergate break-in. Leon also talks to Slate’s Jeffrey Bloomer about the most brazen “dirty tricks” that were dreamed up by Nixon’s re-election committee.
Season one of Slow Burn was produced by Leon Neyfakh and Andrew Parsons. Bonus episodes for the season were produced by Leon Neyfakh and Jeff Friedrich.