Whistlestop Aug 29, 201910:24 AM The Presidency as a Consumer Experience (Part 2) On Oct. 19, 2016, Florida Republican Sen. Marco Rubio, a defeated GOP aspirant for the presidency, asks his party not to play by the modern rules of politics. Tweet Share Listen longer Slate Plus members get ad-free versions of all Slate podcasts, plus extra segments, bonus episodes, and more. Try it free today. Join Slate Plus Advertisement Get Your Slate Plus Feed Copy your ad-free feed link below to load into your player: copy link copied! Episode Notes This episode of Whistlestop travels to Oct. 19, 2016, as Florida Republican Sen.Marco Rubio, a defeated GOP aspirant for the presidency, asks his party not to play by the modern rules of politics. Whistlestop is Slate’s podcast about presidential history. Hosted by Political Gabfest co-host John Dickerson, each installment will revisit memorable moments from America’s presidential carnival. Email: email@example.com Podcast production by Jocelyn Frank. Research by Brian Rosenwald and Elizabeth Hinson. Tweet Share Advertisement About the Show John Dickerson of Slate’s Political Gabfest revisits a moment from the American carnival of politics. Hear about the grand speeches, emergency strategies, baby kissing, and backstabbing that make each presidential cycle so fascinating. All episodes Host John Dickerson is a 60 Minutes correspondent, co-host of the Slate Political Gabfest, host of the Whistlestop podcast, and author of Whistlestop and On Her Trail.