Taki

Taki Theodoracopulos has written The Spectator's High Life column since 1977.

High Life

The war against Christianity is at its peak

Following the moral demands of Christianity is not for wimps

By Taki

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Trump supporters never stood a chance

Has anyone on the left heard of ‘magnanimity’?

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Why I stopped reading novels

Keep reading and throw away the machines

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My nights of passion with Juliette Gréco

Shutters banged and lights were turned on as her screams echoed around the cavernous courtyard

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In praise of femininity

Feminine women can be feisty, indomitable and tomboys, the last adding to, not detracting from, their allure

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The cultural elite has a new enemy

We were all so drunk by the time it was over, some of us were cheering the fact that Eisenhower had beaten Stevenson

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Why New Yorkers are fleeing the city in droves

Much about the city I once loved now just plain stinks

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Will my election night party end in fisticuffs?

All my guests except one are Trump-haters

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What Barbara Black’s choice of friends says about her

Conrad Black is a terrific writer-historian, as is Barbara Black

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I’m now considered a freak in New York

A fierce dedication to family and country is now considered anathema, like having good manners or wearing a suit

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High Life

The art of being a mistress

Nobody ever wins when dealing with the Saudis, and Juan Carlos was no exception

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Trump should take lessons in lying from Joe Biden

The one-sided reporting of undeniable goings-on in America is a real eye-opener

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I love Greece and the Greeks but they have destroyed Athens

Much of this city is now one long cement block after another

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Bob Geldof is an unconventional Zoom host

You can take all the phony sincerity in him, place it in the navel of a firefly and still have room for a dozen anti-Taki insults

By Taki

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Who on earth would hope for the abolition of America?

The narrative of white patriarchy is repeated ad nauseam by the media

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