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My Favorite Cigar

Cigar aficionados describe their smoke of choice
| By CA Editors | From The Godfather, March/April 2022
My Favorite Cigar
Matthew McConaughey • Actor/Producer • Romeo y Julieta Wide Churchill Oscar-winning actor Matthew McConaughey, who was featured on the cover of Cigar Aficionado in 2011 and 2018, is so busy that it wouldn’t seem he’d have time to light a cigar. But that may be precisely why he does. As he told this magazine, “There’s a ritual about smoking a cigar that slows my clock down. I’m a busy guy—so I like the chance to slow that clock down.” McConaughey, who has been creative director of Wild Turkey since 2016, released his autobiography, Greenlights, in 2020. He spent the better part of 2021 being touted as a possible Texas gubernatorial candidate, before announcing that …
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