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Podcasts from Spectator writers
What we really want is a sense of the acrimony and the bitchiness
By Esther Watson
Is cutting out animal products always the most ethical choice?
Parton hits all the right notes with her Christmas classics
She will mostly be remembered by her refusal to fully embrace the antiquated role of First Lady
Meghan is filling the gossip-shaped hole in our universe
The mystery of Melania Trump
The mixed morality of Veganuary
A holly Dolly Christmas
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