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Podcasts from Spectator writers
You gotta fight for your HIPAA right to party…
By Matt Purple
The summer gleams with potential — and once again the epithets have started to fly
The Most Powerful Men on Earth Emeritus have been quarreling out loud over whether they could have decapitated the US government
The late defense secretary is a scapegoat for the Establishment
Biden’s views on guns can seem…schizophrenic
Science & Tech
America’s richest men think they’re entitled not just to their money but to ours
‘Rush Limbaugh on decaf’ doesn’t seem right for this political moment
What if the paranoid style in American politics is sometimes correct?
At some point, the President has to confront fiscal reality
To be a dad, frankly, is to sometimes feel hapless, or at least peripheral
Stewart became a prominent progressive voice, a pundit screaming into the void
Men can be just as totalitarian, petty, shrewish, haranguing and busybodied as women
Americans have an obligation to make California elections as wildly entertaining as possible
It’s conservatives versus woke capitalism
Politics has grown more zero-sum and Machiavellian
How Jon Stewart killed comedy
No to policing the world
The mask is slipping, Dr Fauci…
Is Biden’s inflated presidency about to burst?
The rise of the Joels
Andrew Cuomo: the Princess Di of the Plague
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