Sunday Times Magazine March 22nd 2009
DID YOU KNOW? – Three intriguing snippets: the underwater origins of Captain Nemo; the man who moved the goalposts in the beautiful game; and did Mariah Carey make distasteful remarks about famine?
RELATIVE VALUES – Richard Ingrams. co-founder and former editor of Private Eye, and his 19-year-old grandson, Otis, art student
OPEN MINDS – The secret to staying happily married is to treat your spouse like a sexy single person, says Naomi Wolf
ONE YEAR ON – Alan Duncan, the first Tory MP to enter into a civil partnership. talks about the reaction to his marriage and his pride in being a catalyst for change
SHORT STORY – A hypnotic tale from the late Roberto Bolaño, in which he dreams about taking a pink pill and meeting the dead Chilean poet Enrique Lihn and three gangsters
A LIFE IN THE DAY – Paulo Coelho, bestselling Brazilian author, on guilt-free smoking, praying and being an internet junkie
COVER – Lights, camera, actors: in this 14-page special, the acclaimed war photographer Paolo Pellegrin steps into the front line of showbiz. His images of Penelope Cruz, Kate Winslet, Sean Penn, Mickey Rourke, Brad Pitt and more reveal the grit behind the glamour
FLOYDIAN SLIPS – Internal feuding has shared equal billing with Pink Floyd’s creative genius from the start. Are they destined to become rock’s longest-running soap opera?
PUBLISH AND BE SLAMMED – He’s the knight in shining armour to touchy celebrities in the firing line. We meet Keith “the Rottweiler” Schilling, the lawyer credited with instigating a controversial privacy legislation
SLUMDOG SCANDAL – It is estimated that up to 300,000 people die in India every year after being injected with dirty syringes. Now a small British charity is forcing the bureaucrats to confront this silent epidemic
SKINHEADS REVISITED – When a band of skinheads made their mark on suburbia 30 years ago, one of the gang took revealing photographs of their sad and colourful stories
76 pages. All our magazines are first day issues. This issue is in very good condition for age