In the July/August 2009
In the August issue of Cigar Aficionado, we visit the set of HBO's "Entourage," a show about a young actor from Queens who goes to Hollywood to make his career and brings his lifelong friends along for the ride. Other features include an article on what sports management is doing about star athletes who act like prima donnas, a preview of the Top 10 poker faces you're likely to see at the final table of the World Series of Poker, plus a profile of Northern Irish golfer Rory McIlroy.Up Front
Editors' Note :
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Canon D10 Digital Camera
Rawlings Primo Glove
IM Double Corona Lighter
King Pacific Lodge
Sneakers with Style
HBO's Boys of Summer - The hit show "Entourage" enters its sixth season in 2009 with more stories of male bonding and outrageous fun.
The Wee Irish Golfer - Rory McIlroy has already earned the highest respect of his professional golf rivals while climbing into the world's Top 20
The Wizards of Poker - Certain players consistently win year in and year out. We select the top 10 pros you don't want to tangle with.
Renegade Athletes - Professional sports teams have decided the toxic antics of athletes such as Stephon Marbury, Terrell "T.O." Owens and Manny Ramirez are not worth their superstar abilities
Is It Time to Upgrade? - We survey the latest technologies (from digital cameras to Blu-Ray players) to separate the must-have-right-nows from the stuff you can hold off on until the next generation arrives
The Legend of El Tiante - Luis Tiant's reputation lives on in New England, where he is forever linked to the 1975 Boston Red Sox, one of the best teams in the franchise's frustrating twentieth-century history
Cuba Report :
A Cigar Smoker's Paradise - Living in Cuba is as close to Nirvana as a stogie lover can get
An Interview with Charlie Toraño - We sit down with the president of Toraño Cigars for a wide-ranging discussion.