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Forget Zoom college: it’s time for America’s youth to embrace entrepreneurship

May 4, 2020 12:04 pm

No one should pay $40,000 a year for an online college degree

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We need to talk about Democrats on TikTok

May 1, 2020 9:36 am

Why were they all jumping on Chinese spyware?

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Did anyone really believe what my wife wrote about me?

April 30, 2020 3:45 pm

Spectator writers are almost never in earnest, unless it’s after midnight and we’ve been drinking

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Why men don’t read books anymore

April 27, 2020 3:10 pm

Lockdown has been more illustrative of the gender gap in reading than any event I can remember

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Real problems erase fake ones

April 23, 2020 2:38 pm

Should unemployment skyrocket in the US, the fracas over Confederate monuments will evaporate

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Inside the Chinese Twitter spin machine

April 23, 2020 1:16 pm

Because the Beijing trolls clearly despise Trump’s America, fewer pundits seem to mind

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Dispatches from the Nerd-Hack war

April 22, 2020 10:13 am

The conflict between tech bros and journos rages on

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Forget China: people are mad at Lululemon instead

April 21, 2020 6:35 pm

The bat fried rice hits the fan

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Memes, marvelous memes

April 15, 2020 1:21 pm

Where would we be without this guy?

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Burn in Hell, Steak-umm

April 15, 2020 11:41 am

Surely they are the last brand from whom to take lectures about ‘health’ and ‘compassion’

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There’s nothing ‘empowering’ about the sex work on OnlyFans

April 15, 2020 9:27 am

Men that subscribe have found yet another platform to treat women as little more than their own personalized sex toy

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How to be a woman on Twitter

April 13, 2020 3:47 pm

The constant search for validation on the internet brings out the worst in us

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Giving up Twitter for Lent went well

April 10, 2020 3:44 pm

If I’m honest with myself, Twitter is the most hardcore addiction I have and it’s also the one that robs me of the most productivity

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Actually, it’s not ‘OK’

April 9, 2020 5:24 pm

Spending weeks or months lazy and directionless is going to hurt, not help you

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Perplexed by the Fauci fetish? You shouldn’t be

April 7, 2020 1:43 pm

Behind the Fauci thirst

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Why we love to hate celebrities

April 6, 2020 9:10 pm

‘One World: Together at Home’ is a weirdly complacent name

Andrew Yang

In defense of Andrew Yang

April 4, 2020 4:40 pm

A call for unity during our fight for humanity

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The vocal minority celebrating Boris Johnson’s COVID-19 diagnosis

April 2, 2020 11:46 am

I’m not the only one to have noticed the increased level of vitriol on social media since the lockdown begun

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Why was early coronavirus coverage so lazy? The media’s insatiable thirst for political correctness

March 28, 2020 4:08 pm

They can’t see anything beyond a reflexive need to oppose Donald Trump

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Forget doctors and nurses, Madonna is the true hero of this pandemic

March 27, 2020 2:47 pm

It’s times like this when you realize just how valuable celebrities are

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Do Democrats really need Joe Biden to stay alive?

March 25, 2020 8:31 pm

A look ahead to America’s first hologram presidency

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Why aren’t my exes texting me during quarantine?

March 24, 2020 1:35 pm

It appears love in the time of coronavirus isn’t my story

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Please, please let COVID-19 kill the culture wars

March 20, 2020 2:46 pm

Is it so much to ask?

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The Spectator’s guide to video conference etiquette

March 20, 2020 1:53 pm

The video call is digital Darwinism: make sure you aren’t the silenced

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OK boomer, but you’re in danger

March 18, 2020 6:06 pm

How stubbornness became the coronavirus’s biggest ally