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Andrew Anthony

Andrew Anthony

    Almost perfect for the 21st century
    Almost perfect for the 21st century
    Sooner or later, and usually sooner, every man of my vintage has had to pose himself the key existential question: Am I a mod or a rocker?
    What would James Bond drive if he were a dad?
    What would James Bond drive if he were a dad?
    As far as we know, James Bond never had children. Though he often found himself tied up, he always managed to avoid getting tied down. It remains...
    The trouble with English goalkeepers
    The trouble with English goalkeepers
    Hard to believe, but there was once a time when English football boasted two such fine goalkeepers that the England management was not sure which...
    A rare aural delight
    A rare aural delight
    There's a lot to be said for the look of a car. Tearful poems could be written, if you were that way inclined, and epic soliloquies performed. For...
    Alfa Romeo Brera S: In a word, Bella!
    Alfa Romeo Brera S: In a word, Bella!
    The name Alfa Romeo serves to create an image of the caricature Italian uomo: the alpha male heartbreaker, a man who is neither a stranger...
    Eatiquette for beginners
    Eatiquette for beginners
    Unless you are an accomplished linguist with an obsessive interest in obscure gastronomic terminology, the average restaurant menu makes far more...
    The assassin-faced baby
    The assassin-faced baby
    At the base of Wayne Rooney's formidable back is a tattoo that reads, a little obliquely, "Then". It refers, so it is said, to a Scouse phrase that...