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Michael Jordan Stars In “The Last Dance”

Michael Jordan Stars In “The Last Dance”

Michael Jordan's documentary “The Last Dance,” which follows Jordan and his Chicago Bulls during their 1997-98 championship season, debuts tonight on ESPN.

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cigar profiles

A Candid Conversation with Nirka Reyes

A Candid Conversation with Nirka Reyes

The product of a six-generation tobacco saga, the young president of De Los Reyes returned to lead the family cigar business out of mail-order oblivion with a quality-not-quantity …

September 6, 2019
Q&A: Eduardo Fernández, Aganorsa Leaf

Q&A: Eduardo Fernández, Aganorsa Leaf

Eduardo Fernández is a major player in Nicaragua’s cigar industry. His agricultural operation, Aganorsa, makes him one of the largest growers of premium cigar tobacco in all of …

August 6, 2019
Q&A: Carson Serino, Serino Cigar Co.

Q&A: Carson Serino, Serino Cigar Co.

Carson Serino is the vice president of Serino Cigar Co., a company headed by his father Anthony Philip Serino. The father-and-son team launched Serino Cigar Co. in 2016, after …

April 9, 2019
Q&A: Indiana Ortez, Agrotabacos

Q&A: Indiana Ortez, Agrotabacos

Indiana Ortez is a young Nicaraguan cigarmaker with a passion for social media marketing.

February 5, 2019
Q&A: Tony Gomez, La Flor Dominicana Cigars

Q&A: Tony Gomez, La Flor Dominicana Cigars

We sit down with Antonio “Tony” Gomez, who now works with his father, Litto, helping to bring innovation to the La Flor Dominicana brand while maintaining his father’s meticulous …

January 22, 2019
A Conversation With Heinrich Villiger

A Conversation With Heinrich Villiger

The head of the family-owned, international cigar giant Villiger Söhne A.G. explains how he came to enter the premium market.

August 27, 2018

the good life

The Last Dance Review: The Final Episodes

The Last Dance Review: The Final Episodes

We all knew how this story would end, but no matter how well we thought we knew this team, surprises abounded revolving around the "Flu Game," Steve Kerr's past and more.

May 18, 2020
The Legend of Mr. Corvette

The Legend of Mr. Corvette

He’s wrestled Tom Cruise, played (and beaten) a man in ping-pong for a date with his daughter and owned 21 sportscars. He is Mike Furman, aka Mr. Corvette.

May 15, 2020
The Last Dance Review: Episodes 7 and 8

The Last Dance Review: Episodes 7 and 8

The latest episodes of “The Last Dance” were the most emotional so far of the series, giving us a look at the inner feelings of the world’s most popular athlete, Michael Jordan.

May 11, 2020
Cigars Take Center Stage When Cincinnati Bengals Announce 2020 Schedule

Cigars Take Center Stage When Cincinnati Bengals Announce 2020 Schedule

The Cincinnati Bengals rolled out a cigar-filled promo for their 2020 NFL schedule, most likely due to their number one pick Joe Burrow’s viral smoking shot in nearly full LSU …

May 8, 2020
The Last Dance Review: Episodes 5 and 6

The Last Dance Review: Episodes 5 and 6

Episode 5 of “The Last Dance” takes us back to the 1998 NBA All-Star game where Michael Jordan faced the new kid on the block, Kobe Bryant, as well as the 1992 Dream Team …

May 4, 2020
Michael Jordan: A Cigar Before Every Home Game

Michael Jordan: A Cigar Before Every Home Game

Michael Jordan dominated the NBA in a stellar career that saw him lead the Chicago Bulls to six championships. But few know that he soared above the competition after smoking …

April 29, 2020

inside cuba

When the Mob Ruled Havana

When the Mob Ruled Havana

Before Castro, Cuba was a playground for America, where mobsters like Meyer Lanksy partnered with a vice-friendly government to provide gambling and other diversions.

July 8, 2019
Habanos Day

Habanos Day

Education is the theme, but love of tobacco and rum is the draw, when Habanos S.A. takes its show on the road to teach the world about Cuba’s best-known exports.

May 7, 2019
Hefty Havanas: Cuban Cigars Are Getting Thicker...And More Popular

Hefty Havanas: Cuban Cigars Are Getting Thicker...And More Popular

Two decades ago, a Cuban cigar thicker than 50-ring-gauge was an anomaly. Today, hefty new Havanas are everywhere.

January 17, 2019
Cuba’s Best Cigar Tobacco Farms

Cuba’s Best Cigar Tobacco Farms

Five small farms in Western Cuba grow some of the finest cigar tobacco leaves in the entire world.

October 26, 2018
Cuba’s Cigar Sommeliers

Cuba’s Cigar Sommeliers

These trained cigar waiters recommend a brand, cut and light your cigar, then pick the perfect beverage to accompany your smoke.

August 27, 2018
Two Decades of the Habanos Festival

Two Decades of the Habanos Festival

Cigar lovers from all over the world gathered in Havana to celebrate 20 years of great smokes.

June 20, 2018

celebrities

Michael Jordan Stars In “The Last Dance”

Michael Jordan Stars In “The Last Dance”

Michael Jordan's documentary “The Last Dance,” which follows Jordan and his Chicago Bulls during their 1997-98 championship season, debuts tonight on ESPN.

April 19, 2020
Cigars In The Irishman

Cigars In The Irishman

Several characters enjoy fine tobacco throughout The Irishman, which has been nominated for 10 Academy Awards, including Best Picture and Best Director.

January 24, 2020
Nick Jonas Cover Scores More Than 1 Million Likes in First 24 Hours

Nick Jonas Cover Scores More Than 1 Million Likes in First 24 Hours

The first post went up just before 11 a.m. on Monday. The second post, a little after lunch. Less than 24 hours later they had combined for well over 1 million likes on Instagram.

September 10, 2019
Tiger Is Back

Tiger Is Back

After a 14-year title drought, which has been plagued with injuries that crimped a once-astonishing career, Tiger Woods found his form to win a fifth Masters.

July 8, 2019
The Veteran

The Veteran

Kurt Russell—“Hollywood’s best kept secret”—has been delivering spot-on performances in a career that has spanned almost six decades and a variety of acting genres.

July 8, 2019
Roles of a Lifetime

Roles of a Lifetime

There is seemingly no role Paul Giamatti can’t tackle, and now he returns to TV as the complicated lawman Chuck Rhoades Jr. in Showtime’s “Billions.”

May 7, 2019