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Sacking Johnson is by far the best thing Howard has done since becoming leader

20 November 2004 12:00 am

Sacking Johnson is by far the best thing Howard has done since becoming leader

We do our best to measure our pleasure but somehow it’s lost in the post

20 November 2004 12:00 am

We do our best to measure our pleasure but somehow it’s lost in the post

Dirge for the decline and fall of the Western intelligentsia

20 November 2004 12:00 am

Dirge for the decline and fall of the Western intelligentsia

Second opinion

13 November 2004 12:00 am

What is the purpose of life?

Handover day in the City as Cazenove gives up its war of independence

13 November 2004 12:00 am

Handover day in the City as Cazenove gives up its war of independence

The Spectator’s Notes

13 November 2004 12:00 am

The Prince of Wales and Paul Dacre have much in common

Autumn, grand despoiler of beauty, and truth-teller

6 November 2004 12:00 am

Autumn, grand despoiler of beauty, and truth-teller

Four moments of truth — two clear wins, one leap back, one road not taken

6 November 2004 12:00 am

Four moments of truth — two clear wins, one leap back, one road not taken

The Spectator’s Notes

6 November 2004 12:00 am

It’s that Florida 2000 feeling all over again

Second Opinion

30 October 2004 12:00 am

The Wages of Fear: The Next Generation

What next? Will Richard Desmond soon be lecturing us on declining moral standards?

30 October 2004 12:00 am

What next? Will Richard Desmond soon be lecturing us on declining moral standards?

The Great Presidential Stakes turns into a trillion-dollar handicap

30 October 2004 12:00 am

The Great Presidential Stakes turns into a trillion-dollar handicap

Splendours and miseries of the man on the alabaster elephant

30 October 2004 12:00 am

Splendours and miseries of the man on the alabaster elephant

The Spectator’s Notes

30 October 2004 12:00 am

There isn’t enough dialogue between Islam and other faiths

A hung parliament looks a lot more likely than most media experts allow

23 October 2004 12:00 am

A hung parliament looks a lot more likely than most media experts allow

Globophobia

16 October 2004 12:00 am

A weekly survey of world restrictions on freedom and free trade

Why might Dr O’Reilly want to sell 30 per cent of the Independent?

16 October 2004 12:00 am

Why might Dr O’Reilly want to sell 30 per cent of the Independent?

Why poor Mr Howard can’t get a good press, even from Tory newspapers

9 October 2004 12:00 am

Why poor Mr Howard can’t get a good press, even from Tory newspapers

Ukip is mad, bad and nasty, and intends real harm

9 October 2004 12:00 am

Ukip is mad, bad and nasty, and intends real harm

The coverage of the Iraq hostage crisis has been no victory for terrorism

2 October 2004 12:00 am

The coverage of the Iraq hostage crisis has been no victory for terrorism

In most big arguments, Britain and France are fated to be on opposite sides

25 September 2004 12:00 am

In most big arguments, Britain and France are fated to be on opposite sides

What was so amazing about the invasion of the Commons? Nothing

25 September 2004 12:00 am

What was so amazing about the invasion of the Commons? Nothing

The work of P.G. Wodehouse is immortal, but he was guilty of a moral lapse

18 September 2004 12:00 am

The work of P.G. Wodehouse is immortal, but he was guilty of a moral lapse

Globophobia

18 September 2004 12:00 am

A weekly survey of world restrictions on freedom and free trade

Blair’s disdain for his colleagues could bring about his downfall

11 September 2004 12:00 am

Blair’s disdain for his colleagues could bring about his downfall