Will Lloyd

Will is a contributor to The Spectator.

Politics

Joe Biden, restoration man

Biden wants to turn Trump into a bizarre interregnum between the prelapsarian Obama years and the senile shelter of the Uncle Joe years

By Will Lloyd

Art

Wells farrago: gaslighting the Invisible Man

Priapic shower-stalking and domestic haunting were never Wells’s style – not on the page, anyway

By Will Lloyd

Europe

The Larry Sanders show for the British left

A night in London with Bernies actual bro

By Will Lloyd

Art

Style on steroids: the power of Jerry Bruckheimer

Bruckheimer may think that the Oedipus Complex is a Greek shopping mall, but the set-ups of Bad Boys and Top Gun are classical

By Will Lloyd

Media

The mythic rise of the celebrity dissident

The public dissent of some stars is not really the sign of a backlash against bad ideas

By Will Lloyd

Europe

Boris’s Iran approach delicately balances European and American interests

The British PM was able to align with what Trump probably wants: a fresh deal, not a new war

By Will Lloyd

Middle East

The Middle East mess has nothing to do with Donald Trump

On every count, other than creating permanent war, the Bush Doctrine failed

By Will Lloyd

Internet

Dave Rubin is here to solve ‘95 percent’ of the internet’s problems

‘I’m not trying to create an exclusive safe space for my content because I’m afraid of what the world thinks’

By Will Lloyd

Politics

Why are politicians so obsessed with authenticity?

Another squad marches hopelessly into the enfilade of the inauthenticity firing line

By Will Lloyd

Media

Cigarettes are marvelous

All of us, in the end, will return to dust

By Will Lloyd

Internet

Misreading the Twitter presidency

The New York Times analysis of @realdonaldtrump is the journalistic equivalent of the dozens of people every year who claim to see Jesus’s face in their food

By Will Lloyd

Politics

Does anyone have a job for Chelsea Clinton?

Chelsea is described in a noodly string of non-words as an ‘author, global health advocate, public speaker and philanthropist’

By Will Lloyd

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