Get your tickets now! Mike Pesca is making his way to the Potomac for The Gist’s first live show in Washington. Get your much-needed dose of culture and politics from your favorite podcast host, Mike Pesca. He’ll be joined by an amazing lineup of guests including Perry Bacon Jr., political writer for FiveThirtyEight; Chris Molanphy, host of Slate’s Hit Parade; Alexandra Petri, columnist for the Washington Post; Holly Twyford, award-winning actress; and Benjamin Wittes, editor in chief of Lawfare to discuss the most compelling and thought-provoking topics of the week. As with every episode of The Gist, it will end with the Spiel.