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David Blackburn is the deputy online editor of The Spectator.

Making waves

Shaq looked lackadaisical; but really he was very precise. Action betrayed him. He tightened the toggle on his old straw…

Don’t call it junk

How long would you queue for a hotdog? You must answer this question if you are planning to go to…

Windsor Without Palaces

It was only 8.30a.m., but already my shirt was catching on my dampening shoulders. That’s Florida for you, even in…

Don’t call it Junk

How long would you queue for a hotdog? You must answer this question if you are planning to go to…

Cheaper by the Glass

The gavel struck the block. ‘Sold,’ said the auctioneer, ‘for £40,250.’ The date was Wednesday 8 February, 2012; the place…