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Slate's Trumpcast

By Slate Magazine / Panoply

A quasi-daily podcast from Slate chronicling Donald Trump's rise to the presidency and his current administration. Jacob Weisberg, chairman of Slate, along with Slate chief political correspondent Jamelle Bouie, and writers Virginia Heffernan and Josh King, will be talking to journalists, historians, psychiatrists, and other experts to help explain who this man is and why this is happening, right now, in the United States of America.

  1. 1.
    A History of Bunk17 November 2017
    23:09
  2. 2.
    Trumpcast Live From San Francisco16 November 2017
    1:26:40
  3. 3.
    The Fox News Survivor & Alec Baldwin14 November 2017
    29:20
  4. 4.
    Slate Live Event: The People vs. Trump13 November 2017
    1:22:02
  5. 5.
    "The Last Republican President"11 November 2017
    25:02
  6. 6.
    The People vs. Trump: Year One (Live with Tom Perriello)10 November 2017
    19:22
  7. 7.
    A Year Spent in Panic Inducing Bubbles8 November 2017
    23:43
  8. 8.
    The Giant Pool of Money Laundering6 November 2017
    35:24
  1. 9.
    Inching Closer to the Oval Office3 November 2017
    24:16
  2. 10.
    Cut, Cut, Cut or Not So Much?3 November 2017
    17:37
  3. 11.
    A Long, Slow Revenge31 October 2017
    31:08
  4. 12.
    Bob Mueller's Opening Salvo [UPDATED]31 October 2017
    44:46
  5. 13.
    The Handmaid's Tale28 October 2017
    33:33
  6. 14.
    Ukrainian Politics in America26 October 2017
    25:05
  7. 15.
    The Sound of a Rebel Yell25 October 2017
    19:47
  8. 16.
    The Generals, North Korea, and Myanmar21 October 2017
    28:10
  9. 17.
    Hello Dossier, My Old Friend20 October 2017
    32:34
  10. 18.
    Impunity for Men Like Trump18 October 2017
    24:12
  11. 19.
    The Obama Backlash in Two Parts14 October 2017
    31:09
  12. 20.
    Getting Off Easy12 October 2017
    29:36
  13. 21.
    A Corker of a Story11 October 2017
    29:09
  14. 22.
    #AskTrumpcast7 October 2017
    30:26
  15. 23.
    A Presidential Response?6 October 2017
    28:31
  16. 24.
    Democracy vs. Itself4 October 2017
    36:18
  17. 25.
    Trumpcast Live from IAB's Leadership Dialogues30 September 2017
    45:48
  18. 26.
    Concern Trolling Jared30 September 2017
    27:37
  19. 27.
    The Fine Points of Impeachment27 September 2017
    36:00
  20. 28.
    Trumpcast Live From the Texas Tribune Festival26 September 2017
    1:20:21
  21. 29.
    Strangers in Their Own Land22 September 2017
    45:44
  22. 30.
    The Last Person Standing21 September 2017
    33:16
  23. 31.
    Cornering Manafort19 September 2017
    21:09
  24. 32.
    Becoming the Opposition16 September 2017
    36:14
  25. 33.
    If You're Concerned and You Know It, Just Impeach15 September 2017
    27:26
  26. 34.
    The Party That Can't Govern13 September 2017
    23:13
  27. 35.
    How to Read L’Affaire Russe11 September 2017
    26:32
  28. 36.
    Facebook's Russia Problem9 September 2017
    34:37
  29. 37.
    The Big Debt6 September 2017
    28:49
  30. 38.
    800,000 Hostages6 September 2017
    25:01
  31. 39.
    A New Breed of Lobbyists2 September 2017
    25:35
  32. 40.
    Lessons For a Recovery1 September 2017
    21:57
  33. 41.
    The Key to a Thousand Doors31 August 2017
    24:54
  34. 42.
    The "Revolting" Administration28 August 2017
    24:12
  35. 43.
    The Pardon That Sets a Dangerous Precedent26 August 2017
    30:53
  36. 44.
    The Complainer-in-Chief26 August 2017
    24:35
  37. 45.
    A Taxonomy of the Alt-Right, Alt-Light, and Alt-Etcs24 August 2017
    30:49
  38. 46.
    The Corruption of Carl Icahn22 August 2017
    25:09
  39. 47.
    The Anti-Fascists AKA The Antifa19 August 2017
    23:37
  40. 48.
    The Press Conference That Did Him In?16 August 2017
    25:12
  41. 49.
    "There's Nothing New Under the Sun..."14 August 2017
    23:11
  42. 50.
    The Last Newspaper War (Pt. 2)13 August 2017
    16:14
  43. 51.
    The Last Newspaper War (Pt. 1)12 August 2017
    30:45
  44. 52.
    A Separate Narrative10 August 2017
    21:20
  45. 53.
    30 Days at Trump International, D.C.8 August 2017
    22:25
  46. 54.
    The Problem Solvers5 August 2017
    26:59
  47. 55.
    The Short History of Generals as Chiefs of Staff3 August 2017
    26:49
  48. 56.
    Aggressive on Immigration1 August 2017
    23:39
  49. 57.
    Holy Hell to Pay28 July 2017
    30:57
  50. 58.
    Fascist Curious27 July 2017
    32:39
  51. 59.
    Pardon Me, Mr. President.24 July 2017
    26:13
  52. 60.
    The Deregulation Invasion22 July 2017
    31:35
  53. 61.
    Lies, Pardons, and Bringing Trump to Heel21 July 2017
    33:02
  54. 62.
    The Many Missteps of Mitch McConnell20 July 2017
    28:42
  55. 63.
    On the 25th Floor18 July 2017
    39:48
  56. 64.
    Lawyer Up, Bro14 July 2017
    32:00
  57. 65.
    It's Bad. It's Unpopular. It's The Return of the Health Care Bill!13 July 2017
    18:22
  58. 66.
    Intent, Motive, and Legal Implications12 July 2017
    26:01
  59. 67.
    Questioning the Trump-Russia Conspiracy11 July 2017
    24:36
  60. 68.
    The Story That Sticks?11 July 2017
    34:21
  61. 69.
    G-20 Speed Dating and a Lifeless Foggy Bottom8 July 2017
    34:34
  62. 70.
    Tensions Rising6 July 2017
    23:34
  63. 71.
    The Pence Shake Up and Republican Sentiments3 July 2017
    24:38
  64. 72.
    How Does a Presidency End?1 July 2017
    32:09
  65. 73.
    The Health Care Fight is A Civil Rights Fight29 June 2017
    22:16
  66. 74.
    All the President’s Lies26 June 2017
    26:02
  67. 75.
    The Bill That Gets Worse and Worse22 June 2017
    21:49
  68. 76.
    Senate Backrooms and a Defense for Mitch McConnell22 June 2017
    24:41
  69. 77.
    The Trump Brand and The Conversation Not Happening on the Left19 June 2017
    32:24
  70. 78.
    Through the Lens with Doug Mills17 June 2017
    22:01
  71. 79.
    Too Close for Comfort16 June 2017
    35:32
  72. 80.
    The Testimony of Jefferson Beauregard Sessions III14 June 2017
    31:24
  73. 81.
    Our President’s Cognitive Decline12 June 2017
    26:22
  74. 82.
    The Loneliness of Donald Trump9 June 2017
    18:43
  75. 83.
    Oh Lordy Jim Comey!9 June 2017
    24:26
  76. 84.
    Habing on the Trumps With Maggie Haberman7 June 2017
    17:18
  77. 85.
    The Ship of State and Watch Where You Step6 June 2017
    29:22
  78. 86.
    No Consequences?2 June 2017
    25:10
  79. 87.
    Criminal or Stupid or Criminally Stupid?1 June 2017
    27:39
  80. 88.
    Will The Real "Covfefe" Please Stand Up!31 May 2017
    26:10
  81. 89.
    Rep. Ted Lieu Talks Trump Abroad26 May 2017
    18:04
  82. 90.
    The Blabbing President24 May 2017
    33:12
  83. 91.
    The Fake News Bubble For Liberals22 May 2017
    27:18
  84. 92.
    The Thing With These Investigations 19 May 2017
    25:53
  85. 93.
    The Purest Boy Scout19 May 2017
    22:21
  86. 94.
    Searching for Higher Ground17 May 2017
    21:35
  87. 95.
    The Confidence Man15 May 2017
    40:15
  88. 96.
    Trump's Anger12 May 2017
    21:34
  89. 97.
    The Firing of James Comey (UPDATED)10 May 2017
    54:05
  90. 98.
    The Wall St. Love Affair?8 May 2017
    23:35
  91. 99.
    The Meaner Bill5 May 2017
    35:44
  92. 100.
    Melania's Tower4 May 2017
    26:33
  93. 101.
    Trumpcast Live From The Tribeca Film Festival1 May 2017
    1:07:44
  94. 102.
    The End of Values Voters28 April 2017
    31:54
  95. 103.
    Caesar Non Supra Grammaticos27 April 2017
    27:35
  96. 104.
    The French Election Connection26 April 2017
    26:24
  97. 105.
    Opaque, Conflicted, and a Lawsuit22 April 2017
    22:13
  98. 106.
    Identity Politics in the Trump Era21 April 2017
    24:34
  99. 107.
    Lessons from Georgia's 6th19 April 2017
    23:41
  100. 108.
    North Korea's Missile Testing Season14 April 2017
    21:54
  101. 109.
    Many Men, Many Many Many Men13 April 2017
    28:47
  102. 110.
    Articles of Impeachment10 April 2017
    45:53
  103. 111.
    Defining the Mission in Syria7 April 2017
    19:01
  104. 112.
    China. China? China!7 April 2017
    27:23
  105. 113.
    Gorka, Bannon, and the View from Hungary6 April 2017
    26:34
  106. 114.
    The Senate Standoff4 April 2017
    28:03
  107. 115.
    The Prelude to a Massive Intraparty Battle31 March 2017
    25:50
  108. 116.
    666 5th Ave.29 March 2017
    33:52
  109. 117.
    The Healthcare Vote That Wasn't24 March 2017
    19:20
  110. 118.
    The State of the State Department23 March 2017
    26:39
  111. 119.
    What the Hell is Going on at Fox News?20 March 2017
    25:26
  112. 120.
    A Master Class in Bad Legislation17 March 2017
    30:02
  113. 121.
    Much Ado About Nothing or Something?15 March 2017
    18:32
  114. 122.
    The Plot Against America13 March 2017
    53:16
  115. 123.
    A History of Racist Ideas10 March 2017
    22:53
  116. 124.
    A Safe House for Refugees8 March 2017
    39:05
  117. 125.
    Undone By Scandal7 March 2017
    31:24
  118. 126.
    Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup of Administration Scandal Response3 March 2017
    26:28
  119. 127.
    Tone vs. Substance1 March 2017
    31:32
  120. 128.
    Trump's War With the Press28 February 2017
    27:05
  121. 129.
    What About Pence?25 February 2017
    25:10
  122. 130.
    To Absorb or Not To Absorb?22 February 2017
    26:57
  123. 131.
    Overt Madness, Covert Purpose17 February 2017
    27:51
  124. 132.
    A Cry For Help15 February 2017
    26:42
  125. 133.
    The Unresolved Conflict of Interest14 February 2017
    21:05
  126. 134.
    The Return of the Dossier and The End for Flynn?11 February 2017
    29:57
  127. 135.
    No! They're Best Friends, Really!10 February 2017
    23:52
  128. 136.
    Trumpcast Live From Washington DC8 February 2017
    1:16:58
  129. 137.
    A Time for Bromides4 February 2017
    32:34
  130. 138.
    The SCOTUS Dilemma1 February 2017
    17:46
  131. 139.
    The Magnitsky Act and The Looming Russian Danger31 January 2017
    37:42
  132. 140.
    The President's Executive Disorder29 January 2017
    21:56
  133. 141.
    Not the New Normal: How the Media Should Cover the Trump Presidency (Live Edition)28 January 2017
    1:16:43
  134. 142.
    The Worst Case Scenario for Voting Rights27 January 2017
    24:32
  135. 143.
    A Strategy for Dealing with the BS Parade25 January 2017
    30:35
  136. 144.
    Signals vs. Noise24 January 2017
    35:00
  137. 145.
    The Show About the 45th President of the United States21 January 2017
    21:58
  138. 146.
    The Anatomy of a March20 January 2017
    29:03
  139. 147.
    A Message from Moscow18 January 2017
    32:05
  140. 148.
    Confirmation Conversions13 January 2017
    30:45
  141. 149.
    A Question of Intelligence11 January 2017
    34:07
  142. 150.
    Hacks, Twitter, and Building a Resistance10 January 2017
    27:17
  143. 151.
    Corporatists, Conservatives, Cronies, and Cranks6 January 2017
    20:05
  144. 152.
    NPD - A Revisit5 January 2017
    31:38
  145. 153.
    The End of American Leadership22 December 2016
    22:21
  146. 154.
    Putin's Meddling16 December 2016
    24:56
  147. 155.
    Enemies of the Planet12 December 2016
    22:49
  148. 156.
    The Good Fight8 December 2016
    29:35
  149. 157.
    The Brilliance of the Carrier Deal6 December 2016
    31:26
  150. 158.
    Manipulating the President-Elect2 December 2016
    20:56
  151. 159.
    A Clear and Present Danger to Voting Rights29 November 2016
    24:31
  152. 160.
    This Could Get Unconstitutional23 November 2016
    25:35
  153. 161.
    His Rise to Power21 November 2016
    32:52
  154. 162.
    The Shape of Racial Discourse in Trump's Administration19 November 2016
    21:20
  155. 163.
    One Big Giant Conflict of Interest17 November 2016
    20:45
  156. 164.
    Six Rules for Surviving an Autocracy14 November 2016
    20:45
  157. 165.
    A History Teacher and a Historic Event12 November 2016
    25:21
  158. 166.
    The Morning After10 November 2016
    52:40
  159. 167.
    Suppressing The Vote7 November 2016
    32:01
  160. 168.
    A Repudiation of the Liberal Democratic Order3 November 2016
    25:47
  161. 169.
    Project Alamo Or: How Trump Duped the Republican Party into Funding Their Own Destruction31 October 2016
    33:10
  162. 170.
    The Alt-Right and a Deluge of Hate29 October 2016
    26:29
  163. 171.
    Cycles of Panic Redux28 October 2016
    22:21
  164. 172.
    OK, You Win...24 October 2016
    18:28
  165. 173.
    Dispatches From The Angry Patriot21 October 2016
    23:18
  166. 174.
    The “I Will Keep You in Suspense' Edition 20 October 2016
    1:05:34
  167. 175.
    Trump Backers on Trial18 October 2016
    25:30
  168. 176.
    Inside Trump's Head17 October 2016
    25:47
  169. 177.
    Two Rallies, Two Stories15 October 2016
    30:32
  170. 178.
    The Groper14 October 2016
    32:16
  171. 179.
    Trumpcast Extra: The "Grabfest Post Debate Special" Edition10 October 2016
    25:45
  172. 180.
    The Boys on the Bus (Trumpcast Special)9 October 2016
    25:15
  173. 181.
    The Conspiracy Guru Behind Donald Trump7 October 2016
    28:24
  174. 182.
    It's Hard to Defend the Indefensible5 October 2016
    24:58
  175. 183.
    The Enabler4 October 2016
    23:41
  176. 184.
    The Queen Has Rabies30 September 2016
    29:31
  177. 185.
    A Historical Perspective29 September 2016
    24:41
  178. 186.
    Trumpcast Extra: The “I'm So Relieved” Edition 27 September 2016
    29:15
  179. 187.
    A Debate for the Ages22 September 2016
    23:40
  180. 188.
    Thinking The Unthinkable21 September 2016
    23:07
  181. 189.
    LIAR20 September 2016
    17:52
  182. 190.
    Passing Off Charity As Your Own16 September 2016
    24:09
  183. 191.
    Cycles of Panic14 September 2016
    21:45
  184. 192.
    No Pay For Policy13 September 2016
    20:34
  185. 193.
    Milf Hunting with Roger (A Second City Special)9 September 2016
    5:42
  186. 194.
    Trump's Razor9 September 2016
    18:51
  187. 195.
    The Roger Ailes in the Room6 September 2016
    22:34
  188. 196.
    Both Sides of the Border1 September 2016
    13:16
  189. 197.
    Opening the Trump Archive31 August 2016
    26:25
  190. 198.
    Lifeboats for Republicans29 August 2016
    22:54
  191. 199.
    Time Off For Good Behavior24 August 2016
    16:10
  192. 200.
    He Probably Doesn't Pay Any Taxes22 August 2016
    20:44

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