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Ben Stein
Ben Stein is a writer, actor, economist, and lawyer living in Beverly Hills and Malibu. He writes “Ben Stein’s Diary” for every issue of The American Spectator.
by | Aug 6, 2022

It’s a fabulous day today. Sunny. Hot. Dry. I awakened at about 11 with a terrible stomach ache. But that’s…

by | Jun 27, 2022

It just keeps getting worse around the subject of oil and gas and hydrocarbons and inflation and taxes and money….

by | Jun 24, 2022

I can recall our marriage day as if it were yesterday. I was nervous. As scared as I was when…

by | Jun 16, 2022

Thursday God help us. The current roaring inflation did not start with Comrade Putin’s barbaric invasion of Ukraine. It started…

by | Jun 8, 2022

Tuesday p.m. I wish you could see how I live. It’s almost unbelievable. I am an old man, 77 years…

by | May 23, 2022

Saturday It’s a gloomy, cloudy day here in Beverly Hills. On days like this, gloomy, cloudy thoughts come into my…

by | May 18, 2022

I woke up screaming. The stock market is way down and it’s been going down sharply lately. It’s going down…

by | May 8, 2022

It’s Mother’s Day, 5/8/2022. To say the subject of motherhood is fraught in my life would be a gigantic understatement….

by | May 2, 2022

Monday A bleak day. About 22 years ago, thanks to the kindness of my friend Andrew Golder, I was made…

by | May 1, 2022

Sunday — May 1, 2022 I slept late today, partly because I was in a sort of shock. I had…

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