Bruce Watson lives in New York, where he writes about food, drink, culture, and all sorts of other fun things.

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Blood bank: How vampires and zombies feed on the boom-bust economy

"The popularity of zombies surge during boom times, while vampires are popular during recessions," says financial journalist Bruce Watson...

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Andrew Burns. "The popularity of zombies surge during boom times, while vampires are popular during recessions," says financial journalist Bruce...

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Bruce Watson: When the recession bites...

Financial journalist Bruce Watson investigates how vampires and zombies feed on the boom-bust economy...

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Issue 1075

The Cost of Fear......

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Mumford & Sons: "We’re fans of faith, not religion"

Mumford & Sons - the multi-million-selling band of the moment - talk anger, faith and medical anecdotes with Sylvia Patterson...

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Toby Jones interview: "I couldn't believe what Bruce Springsteen said to me"

The Detectorists star Toby Jones, 48, talks betrayal, guilt - and what happened when he met Bruce Springsteen...

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The Great Train Robbery: Behind the myth

Broadchurch creator Chris Chibnall on Ronnie Biggs, the 'two gangs' involved - and the robbery's social impact upon Britain...

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Samira Ahmed: Finance and fashion are Hong Kong's heartbeat. But will they be enough?

"Like in Britain, Hong Kong's banks and legal firms rake in the golden crumbs from servicing the cash flows of regimes and corporations"...

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Felix Dennis interview: "I'm in love with life"

Media tycoon Felix Dennis has died after losing a battle with cancer. He spoke to The Big Issue in 2010......

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Nick Frost interview: “I ran away to Israel for two years then fell in love”

Actor and writer Nick Frost, 41, on house music, The Hobbit, and 'the Alcoholic’s Guide to the Holy Land'...

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Stephen Mangan interview: “Lots of women like sensitive men"

Epsidoes star Stephen Mangan, 41, talks student days, 'being a rebel', and coming to terms with his mother's death...

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David Cronenberg interview: My guide to how Hollywood works

Be arrogant, don't pull punches... and beware the Hollywood meeting. David Cronenberg on surviving the factory of dreams...

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Man of Steel: When Superman’s powers can’t help him

Ahead of the hugely anticipated release of Man of Steel next month, we look at what lies beyond the powers of Superman...

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Joan Baez interview: "I'm still adjusting to the fact that he's died"

Joan Baez on her friend and inspiration, Pete Seeger, the "risk-taking" folk legend that won her heart...

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Irvine Welsh interview: Bringing Filth to life

Celebrated Scottish author Irvine Welsh on the Hollywood legal battle that kept Filth under wraps for a decade and a half...