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John Thompson

September/October 2014 Issue : Cigar Toy

Vintage Cigar Posters

When big, bold and colorful posters burst on the nineteenth century advertising scene thanks to advances in lithography, the cigar industry joined...more

Posted: October 15, 2014    By John Thompson

November/December 2012 Issue : Good Life Guide

Super Slot Car Layouts

The Corkscrew at Laguna Seca is one of the most daunting curves in racing, but you come barreling out of the turn looking like a pro. Your ride...more

Posted: December 1, 2012    By John Thompson

September/October 2011 Issue : Good Life Guide

Cruzin Cooler

It’s been said a thousand times: Americans are a people who love to eat and run. As a brief visit to any fast-food drive-through will testify, we...more

Posted: October 1, 2011    By John Thompson

November/December 2010 Issue : Good Life Guide

Yerba Maté

Health is the hype with yerba maté. Reported to pack more antioxidants than green tea, this national brew of Argentina is credited with an...more

Posted: December 1, 2010    By John Thompson

July/August 2010 Issue : Good Life Guide

2010 Triumph Bonneville T100


Posted: August 2, 2010    By John Thompson

July/August 2010 Issue : Good Life Guide

Collecting Comic Art


Posted: August 1, 2010    By John Thompson

January/February 2010 Issue : Good Life Guide

Stave Jigsaw Puzzles

Richardson’s Vermont-based workshop, Stave Puzzles, has been producing high-end wooden jigsaw puzzles since 1974. “London Larceny” is the most...more

Posted: February 1, 2010    By John Thompson

Mar/Apr 2007 Issue : Good Life Guide

Customize Your Dream


Posted: April 1, 2007    By John Thompson

July/August 2006 Issue : Good Life Guide


You stand alone at the center of the plaza de toros, your boots planted firmly in the yellow dust. The roar of the crowd fills your ears. The...more

Posted: August 1, 2006    By John Thompson


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