Slate's Spoiler Specials
Slate's Spoiler Specials
Slate Podcasts
The White Lotus
1 hour 2 minutes Posted Sep 3, 2021 at 5:00 pm.
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On the Spoiler Special podcast, Slate critics discuss movies, the occasional TV show, and, once in a blue moon, another podcast, in full spoiler-filled detail. 

This week, Slate’s movie critic Dana Stevens is joined by Slate contributor Isaac Butler and The New Yorker staff writer Rachel Syme to spoil Mike White’s The White Lotus.

What happens when a group of extremely privileged and wealthy people arrive at The White Lotus Resort in Hawaii for a week of relaxation in the sun? The answer is nothing good.  

Note: As the title indicates, this podcast contains spoilers galore.

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Podcast production by Morgan Flannery. 


Dana Stevens is a movie critic at Slate. You can hear her talk more about The White Lotus here

Isaac Butler is the co-host of Slate’s Working podcast. You can listen to his interview with the show’s composer here.

Rachel Syme is a staff writer at The New Yorker. You can read her piece about the show here.

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