Empty lines on a CV

The intern is everywhere, slowly but surely, infiltrating every office on the planet.


Method in his madness

The car manufacturer Henry Ford domin- ates this remarkable book, managing, like Falstaff, to be its tragic hero, villain, and comic relief all at the same time.


The great bailout

Hank Paulson’s new book is called On the Brink, but it could well have been entitled Over the Edge.


On our shoulders

Our politics is such a shallow game that any senior British politician who has read a book is apt to be considered cerebral, and if he has read two, feted as an original thinker.