Slow Burn: Watergate

Season 1: Bonus Episode 8
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The Watergate Scrapbook

A members-only bonus episode.


Episode Notes

This week, Leon talks to three siblings about what it was like to grow up and come of age in the age of Watergate. Susan Drew, Rich Schwartz, and Jim Schwartz walk Leon through the scrapbook they created while watching the Senate Watergate hearings in the summer of 1973. You can see photos from the scrapbook in our members-only Facebook group.

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.

About the Show

You think you know the story, or maybe you don’t. But Watergate was stranger, wilder, and more exciting than you can imagine. What did it feel like to live through the scandal that brought down President Nixon? Find out on this eight-episode podcast miniseries hosted by Leon Neyfakh. Made possible by Slate Plus members.

Read Leon Neyfakh’s introduction to Season 1.

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