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Podcasts from Spectator writers
Mary Kate works in book publishing and is a columnist for The Spectator.
Life on a funny farm
By Mary Kate Skehan
There’s no taste like home
Time to be Frank about the much criticized celebrity chef
Alison Roman’s tastes are like my father’s: particular, strident and requiring a capacious definition of the word ‘unfussy’
It appears love in the time of coronavirus isn’t my story
The Windsors are the first and best reality TV family
Mary Kate Skehan
Is the truth about burn pits too toxic?
The Dorothy option
The Enneagram: a remarkably efficient way to handle a room full of people
Thought-provoking commentary and opinion on politics, books and the arts.