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Podcasts from Spectator writers
It was a sad day when La Petite Auberge passed from the scene a decade ago
By Timothy Jacobson
The Ladies’ Charity Cookbooks are neglected historical artifacts
A virtual party will have to do
At the Christmas Parade, politics of any flavor seem a long way off
The memory of the Civil War helped make Woodrow Wilson the ambivalent wartime leader he proved to be
North against south, and the country against the city
The culinary wisdom of charity cookbooks
In search of lost French restaurants
Dinner with Judy
The disunited states of Virginia
Rumors of war in Virginia
Alexis de Tocqueville’s Christmas parade
Thought-provoking commentary and opinion on politics, books and the arts.