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Bridget Phetasy

Bridget Phetasy is a Spectator columnist and contributing editor. She is also the host of the Weekly Dumpster Fire on YouTube and the Walk-Ins Welcome podcast. Follow her on Twitter, Rumble and YouTube, or join her community at phetasy.com.

Education

We’re all high-schoolers now

In the age of social media, we have the largest mobs in the history of mankind

By Bridget Phetasy

Humor

The joy of spending Christmas alone

I learned it’s frowned upon to say things like Christmas carols make me want to blow my brains out

By Bridget Phetasy

Science & Tech

Keeping up with the sex robots

The uncanny valley of the dolls

By Bridget Phetasy

Politics

An open letter to the Democratic party

The days of buffet-style politics are no longer allowed

By Bridget Phetasy

Internet

The battle cry of the politically homeless

Anyone moderate with a brain and anything to lose has largely gone silent

By Bridget Phetasy

Internet

Equinox? More like Equinazi

Are none of my rich white woman brands safe from the Orange Man?

By Bridget Phetasy

Internet

Je suis Notre-Dame

Let’s not forget the true victims of the tragic fire: Instagram influencers

By Bridget Phetasy

Education

Stop wasting your money on college

The valedictory address high school seniors need to hear

By Bridget Phetasy

Home

Stop pretending you don’t love Thanksgiving

You get to tell your whole family that they’re fascists

By Bridget Phetasy

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