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Matt McDonald

Matt McDonald is the US managing editor of The Spectator.

Politics

Bye bye Bloomberg

A woeful — and obscenely expensive — campaign comes to an end

By Matt McDonald

Politics

Mayor Pete and the cult of no personality

The former South Bend mayor is now a former presidential candidate

By Matt McDonald

Politics

Ocean’s Five: the Vegas heist to bleed Bloomberg dry

Watch out for Klobuchar…she’s the muscle

By Matt McDonald

Politics

Placards and Pete put-downs at the McIntyre-Shaheen dinner

One Trump supporter outside brought along a large cereal box labeled ‘Biden’s Corn Pops’

By Matt McDonald

Politics

Friday fight night in Manchester, New Hampshire

A couple of these candidates will amble into the woods surrounding St Anselm College, never to reemerge

By Matt McDonald

Politics

Chaos wins the Iowa caucus

Worst in the nation

By Matt McDonald

Politics

Warren’s dirty trick against Bernie proves she’s the new Hillary

Smearing Sanders as a sexist shows the Massachusetts senator’s true stripes

By Matt McDonald

Politics

Time for Tulsi

Candidate Gabbard’s platform has never looked more apt

By Matt McDonald

Politics

Kamala Harris is not your vice president

Her terrible campaign proves she has nothing to add

By Matt McDonald

Science & Tech

E-scooters are a wretched species to be introduced into the urban ecosystem

DC is the Wild West of e-scooterdom: there are just too many operating here

By Matt McDonald

Politics

The Democrats’ open mic night in Atlanta

Candidates liven up debate with comedy bits

By Matt McDonald

Politics

The myth of Mayor Pete

How the South Bend mayor imagined himself into contention

By Matt McDonald

Art

Is Peaky Blinders past its peak?

If the cap fits…

By Matt McDonald

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