Joblessness & foreclosures have raised the vacancy rates.
I'm making a second attempt to read The Marriage Plot, a novel by Jeffrey Eugenides about a book-obsessed English major at Brown University in the early '80s. The protagonist, Madeleine Hanna, is given this logic puzzle in a GRE test prep guide:At the annual dancers' ball a number of dancers performed their favorite dance with their favorite partners.Alan danced the tango, while Becky watc
Guardian games correspondent Keith Stuart visits Lego developer Traveller's Tales and takes his Marvel mad sons along to discover the studio's latest blockbusting adventure"Has it got Spider-Man in it?"I'm in the car with my sons on the way to visit Traveller's Tales, the developer behind the hugely successful Lego games. The company is holding a press day at its Knutsford office and I had
Once upon a time there was a Fleet Street in the north of England, based in Manchester. National newspapers, which together printed hundreds of thousands of copies there each day, between them employed hundreds of reporters (plus subs, feature writers, photographers and sports journalists).The retreat from Manchester began soon after the Wapping revolution in 1986. Compositors and linotype op