2 July 2005
The Spectator was established in 1828, and is the oldest continuously published magazine in the
English language. The Spectator’s taste for controversy, however, remains undiminished. There is no
party line to which The Spectator’s writers are bound - originality of thought and elegance of expression are the
sole editorial constraints.
The tech supremacy - Silicon Valley can no longer conceal its power, says Niall Ferguson
Dolly Parton: American saint - Philip Hensher
The art of failure - Rosie Millard