In the Nov/Dec 98
John F. KennedyUp Front
Editors' Note :
The Truth Comes Out
Out of the Humidor
From Left to Write - Libertarian curmudgeon and author P.J. O'Rourke muses about fatherhood at 50, the politics of cigar smoking, and why economics is funny.
Hotel Vernet, Paris, France
Really The Blues - An American Original, This Music Born of Heartbreak But Full of Joy Is Ultimately Simple Yet Hard to Define
Underhand About Secondhand - A Federal Judge Rules that the EPA Put Politics Before Science in their Report that Called Secondhand Smoke a Killer
JFK Revisited - A noted historian and Kennedy Administration insider refutes the revisionist version of JFK's legacy.
Grand Old Golf - The Courses of the Storied Eastern Resorts Offer a Primer in the Game's History to Those Who Play On Them
The World Series of Poker - Our Gambling Expert's Trip to the Big Leagues Ends With a Lesson in Hardball
Porsche Panache - For 50 Years, Germany's Preeminent Sports-Car has Created Noble Speedsters Built for Style, Mystique and Performance
Fashion: American Dreams - Think All the Best Clothes Come From Europe? Just Look at These Home-Grown Classics
Land Ho! Antique Maps - Used for Centuries to Navigate Routes Over Earth and Sea, Antique Maps Now Attract a host of Collectors--and a Few Thieves
Single-Malt Scotches - So Many Single-Malt Scotches, but Which Dram Do We Drink?
Caviar Cachet - Once Plentiful and Cheap, the Sturgeon Roe Craved by Czars Increases in Demand as the Politics of Procurement Become More Byzantine
Alonzo & Berlin's Lobster House, Key West, Florida
Printer's Row, Chicago, Illinois
Family Matters—The Perez Tobacco Growers - For the Perez family of Miami's A.S.P. Enterprises Inc., tobacco growing is more than just a career—it's in the genes.
Carlos Fuente - Carlos Fuente Jr. has become one of the most recognizable people in the cigar business. While at the helm of Tabacalera A. Fuente y Cia., he has seen the company rise to one of the preeminent positions in the industry.