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The Spectator Podcasts

The two Europes: Macron, Salvini, and the battle for a continent

Who is the anonymous New York Times writer?

Sebastian Faulks: Paris Echo

What has Pope Francis covered up?

‘Do you believe there’s life after Brexit?’
‘At least it isn’t called All The President’s Women.’
‘We’ve just weaned her onto taking photos of solid food.’
‘And this is the “Dorothy”. Ideal for poems, short stories and acidic reviews.’
Puzzles and games
And finally

My faux pas at the Duke of Beaufort’s bash

A letter from a reader in South Africa mentions that the writer’s father insisted a white dinner jacket was permissible…

15 Sep 2018

Back from the brink

The long table was set out under four beautifully pollarded plane trees festooned with coloured lanterns and red balloons. Twenty…

15 Sep 2018

I was hounded by a canine sex pest

A big part of my problem is that I don’t understand why people do the things they do. I was…

15 Sep 2018