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Death of Venice

Death of Venice

I’m in Venice for the film festival that just ended, and as an American humorist...

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Saudi Thugs and Book Plugs

Saudi Thugs and Book Plugs

After the heat in Greece, the Alps are cool and green and very comfortable. My...

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Live and Let Di

Live and Let Di

I was appalled. She had asked Lord John Somerset to ask me to join her, and I rose...

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New Man Lives

New Man Lives

When the Germans smuggled arguably the world’s most evil man into Russia 100...

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Youth Is Wasted on the Dumb

Youth Is Wasted on the Dumb

As Jacob Rees-Mogg said in a different context, a happy birthday at my age is a...

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Dubious Knights and Ladies

Dubious Knights and Ladies

Greece is jasmine, bougainvillea, mimosa, cypresses, olive trees, pines, oregano,...

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Greece Is the Word

Greece Is the Word

I’ve stayed far away from the new barbarians with their choppers, tanklike cars,...

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A Tale of Two Parties

A Tale of Two Parties

I am surfing along the Cycladic islands on a 125-foot classic that was launched in...

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‘Spectator’ Sport

‘Spectator’ Sport

I switch personalities at Spectator parties, depending on who the guests are: For...

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Long Live the Pugs

Long Live the Pugs

I was going through my paces in Hyde Park, sweating out the booze, raising the...

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The Royal Treatment

The Royal Treatment

A funny thing happened on my way to lunch last week. I opened the Daily Mail and...

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Talking Ship

Talking Ship

A major Greek shipowner, whose political knowledge matches his wealth and business...

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Collective Stupidity

Collective Stupidity

The most famous epigrammatic nugget of wisdom appears in The Leopard,...

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Heart of Stone

Heart of Stone

I was busy explaining why the election was not a disaster to a 23-year-old...

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