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Podcasts from Spectator writers
The one thing Catholicism teaches the bored and distracted churchgoer is that your own mood doesn’t really matter
By Andrew Sullivan
The former president is the O.J. Simpson of white celebrities
The one thing you cannot say about the mob that stormed the US Capitol on January 6 is that they were crazy
I’ll finally have the best excuse of my life to be unmerry in peace
Trump remains what he has long been: a purely destructive force, a vandalizer
Perhaps Trump is such a narcissist that his concern about germs is only ever about him
‘This is where we now are. A reporter is in fear of being canceled if he doesn’t cancel someone else’
I’m one of those people who find the holiday season the darkest time of the year
Politics has become America’s religion
The cult of Donald Trump
Trump is being defended by Foghorn Leghorn
My run-in with the New York Times
The joy of a canceled Christmas
Trump may have lost, but his agenda is here to stay
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