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  1. Click on the Icon

    Clive James considers the role of icons ancient and modern, focusing on film icons.

    First broadcast: 17 Aug 2007

  2. Desirable Devices

    Clive James condsiders how to deal with plastic bags, hip hop music and shopping trolleys.

    First broadcast: 10 Aug 2007

  3. Smoking the Memory

    Clive James on how he, reluctantly, became a non-smoker. Today he only dreams of smoking.

    First broadcast: 03 Aug 2007

  4. Harry Potter Envy

    Clive James considers the physchological condition ‘JK Rowling Envy’.

    First broadcast: 27 Jul 2007

  5. Helplessly Advanced

    Clive James reflects on the conundrum of living in a technologically advanced world.

    First broadcast: 20 Jul 2007

  6. Wimbledon Wisdom

    Clive James enjoys the wisdom in the commentary of former Wimbledon tennis champions.

    First broadcast: 13 Jul 2007

  7. Glider Shoes

    Clive James on the secret of hapiness and children's shoes with wheels in the heels.

    First broadcast: 06 Jul 2007

  8. Reflections on a Diamond Skull

    Clive James gives his personal reaction to Damien Hirst’s diamond-encrusted skull.

    First broadcast: 29 Jun 2007

  9. 24/06/2007

    A weekly reflection on a topical issue.

    First broadcast: 24 Jun 2007

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  10. Man-Made Beauty

    Clive James reminds himself of the need to celebrate the good things in life.

    First broadcast: 22 Jun 2007

  11. 15/06/2007

    A weekly reflection on a topical issue.

    First broadcast: 15 Jun 2007

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  12. 10/06/2007

    A weekly reflection on a topical issue.

    First broadcast: 10 Jun 2007

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  13. 08/06/2007

    A weekly reflection on a topical issue.

    First broadcast: 08 Jun 2007

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  14. 03/06/2007

    Lisa Jardine presents a weekly reflection on a topical issue.

    First broadcast: 03 Jun 2007

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  15. 01/06/2007

    Lisa Jardine presents a weekly reflection on a topical issue.

    First broadcast: 01 Jun 2007

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  16. 27/05/2007

    Lisa Jardine presents a weekly reflection on a topical issue.

    First broadcast: 27 May 2007

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  17. 25/05/2007

    Lisa Jardine presents a weekly reflection on a topical issue.

    First broadcast: 25 May 2007

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  18. 20/05/2007

    Lisa Jardine presents a weekly reflection on a topical issue.

    First broadcast: 20 May 2007

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  19. 18/05/2007

    Lisa Jardine presents a weekly reflection on a topical issue.

    First broadcast: 18 May 2007

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  20. 13/05/2007

    Lisa Jardine presents a weekly reflection on a topical issue.

    First broadcast: 13 May 2007

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  21. 11/05/2007

    Lisa Jardine presents a weekly reflection on a topical issue.

    First broadcast: 11 May 2007

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  22. 06/05/2007

    Lisa Jardine presents a weekly reflection on a topical issue.

    First broadcast: 06 May 2007

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  23. 04/05/2007

    Lisa Jardine presents a weekly reflection on a topical issue.

    First broadcast: 04 May 2007

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  24. 29/04/2007

    Lisa Jardine presents a weekly reflection on a topical issue.

    First broadcast: 29 Apr 2007

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  25. 27/04/2007

    Lisa Jardine presents a weekly reflection on a topical issue.

    First broadcast: 27 Apr 2007

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  26. 20/04/2007

    Lisa Jardine presents a weekly reflection on a topical issue.

    First broadcast: 20 Apr 2007

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  27. 13/04/2007

    Lisa Jardine presents a weekly reflection on a topical issue.

    First broadcast: 13 Apr 2007

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  28. Congratulations

    Hoaxes work – and that’s a good reason for not liking them, says Clive James.

    First broadcast: 06 Apr 2007

  29. Torture on 24

    Clive James considers torture and whether TV dramas encourage its use against terrorism.

    First broadcast: 30 Mar 2007

  30. Black Destiny

    Clive James on the extra burden we risk placing on highly successful young, black Britons.

    First broadcast: 23 Mar 2007

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