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The 104-Year-Old Mistake

 Whistlestop is Slate’s podcast about presidential history. Hosted by political correspondent and Political Gabfest panelist John Dickerson, each installment will revisit memorable (or even forgotten) moments from America’s presidential carnival.

Podcast production and edit by Jocelyn Frank. Research by Brian Rosenwald.

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Email: whistlestop@slate.com

Slate's Whistlestop

Slate's Whistlestop

Bite-sized stories from presidential campaign history

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