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John Crace

John Crace

    José Mourinho, the 'Special One'
    José Mourinho, the 'Special One'
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    Bank of England's Carney chill calms treasury
    Bank of England's Carney chill calms treasury
    It's no coincidence that the economic upturn started when Mark Carney took over as Bank of England governor last July. It's the voice,...
    Jaden reveals Will Smith's TED Talks obsession
    Jaden reveals Will Smith's TED Talks obsession
    At the end of an interview with New York magazine – during which father-and-son film stars Will and Jaden Smith declared their...
    Mike Tyson: The cat among the pigeons
    Mike Tyson: The cat among the pigeons
    Former heavyweight champion Mike Tyson is back with a one-man show that addresses his life, divorce and time in jail. So why is he so determined to...
    Online help for depressives
    Online help for depressives
    Four-and-a-half years ago Ruby Wax found herself hospitalised with what she calls "the tsunami of all depressions". After many months of treatment...
    Budget airlines not so cheap after all
    Budget airlines not so cheap after all
    It costs £40 for a flight from London to Malaga. Add a £15 administration fee, £15 for luggage and £5 for paying by debit card. That cheap...
    Depression in teenagers brings on the worst of times
    Depression in teenagers brings on the worst of times
    It creeps up on you unannounced. One day you are coping, the next you aren't. It's as though a veil has come between you and the rest of the world....
    Jeffrey Archer rewrites himself
    Jeffrey Archer rewrites himself
    Few authors escape a feeling of disappointment when their book is published -- the sense that, with just a bit more time, they'd have ironed out...
    The teen bloggers who took over the internet
    The teen bloggers who took over the internet
    It's a teenage rite of passage to invent new worlds: worlds of the imagination, gangs, cliques and clubs, worlds apart from adults. And then came...
    Twitterati clinch publishing deal
    Twitterati clinch publishing deal
    There's no stopping the twitterati. Two University of Chicago undergraduates, Emmett Rensin and Alex Aciman, have landed a publishing deal to...
    'Hitler didn't Twitter'
    'Hitler didn't Twitter'
    Does the election this week of two British National Party members, Nick Griffin and Andrew Brons, to the European Parliament signal the renewed...
    Essential Updike
    Essential Updike
    Write three pages a day for more than 50 years and you end up with about 25-million words -- give or take a few million. John Updike once told...