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Culture is the best phrase to describe the experiences, art, and knowledge that affect our daily lives, including design and architecture; our favorite media to consume, like books, podcasts, music, and TV; and general life skills. This is where you’ll find the most guides, from how to smoke a cigar to tips for your first tattoo.

Cigar humidor

How long should you let new cigars rest in a humidor?

Did you just get a shipment of new cigars? Don't smoke them yet. You need to let your new cigars rest in a humidor. Here's how long you should wait.
Tom Hardy and Christian Bale in The Dark Knight Rises (2012)

The 11 best superhero movies of all time

The logo for Connections.

NYT Connections hints and answers for April 22, 2024

Alan Ritchson in Reacher.

Reacher season 3: Everything we know so far

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This is when the Hulu, ESPN+, Disney+ password sharing crackdown starts

Best Connecticut cigars up close and personal

The 12 best Connecticut cigars I’ve tried and tested in 2024

Santo Domingo in the Dominican Republic.

The 10 best Dominican cigars I’ve tried and tested in 2024

Luciane Buchanan and Gabriel Basso in The Night Agent.

The Night Agent season 2: Everything we know so far

Emma D'Arcy in House of the Dragon season 2

Everything we know about House of the Dragon season 2

Liam Neeson at an event

The best Liam Neeson movies, ranked

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The 12 best small cigars I’ve tried and tested in 2024

Quality Importers all-black desktop humidor from Famous Smoke Shop

Want a free desktop cigar humidor? Here’s how to get one

Michael Jordan in The Last Dance

Get ready for the NBA playoffs and stream the best basketball documentaries today

Basketball documentaries help inform and inspire fans all over the world. These are our picks for the best of the bunch.
Seth Rogen

Ranked: The 12 best Seth Rogen movies to watch now

The Canadian raised, well-known stoner-comedian has more than just his pop culture career to go on. We're here today to praise his achievements in the movies.
Man choosing clothes at his walk-in closet

Spring cleaning time: How to organize (in 6 easy steps) and clean your closet like a pro

We reached out to an expert for the ultimate guide to keep your clothing and garments organized in your closet.
The scene from the show Barbecue Showdown

The best competitive cooking shows to watch right now – from Pressure Cooker to MasterChef

Looking for competitive cooking shows to binge? We've gathered a list of the 13 best cooking competitions you can stream any time.
Man smoking cigar casually outside his home, best medium bodied cigars.

The 10 best medium cigars I’ve tried and tested in 2024

These are the best medium cigars tried and tested in 2024 by yours truly, a cigar expert and aficionado. If you want a delicious cigar, start here.
Man in pink suit smoking and enjoying what a cigar tastes like.

This delicious cigar is 50% off right now and I just bought some — you should too

This HVC cigar deal is your chance to get your hands on a box of absolutely delicious cigars for 50% off. Seriously, don't miss this opportunity, I didn't.

The 12 best sports movies of all time – From The Bad News Bears to Goon

With some based on real events and some praised for their inventive storytelling, we make it easier for you to find the greatest sports movies of all time.
Clint Eastwood in Heartbreak Ridge

The 11 best Clint Eastwood movies (acted in and directed), ranked

Eastwood has more than 70 acting credits to his name and has directed more than 40 films, with Oscar nominations and wins among them.
Happy Gilmore

The 9 best golf movies of all time – from Caddyshack to The Legend of Bagger Vance

Looking for a good golf movie to watch right now? We've gathered the best movies about golfing you'll ever see.
Bill Murray from Lost in Translation

Ranked: The 11 best Bill Murray movies ever

A name that is and should be widely recognized in comedy, Bill Murray has been around to provide laughs and powerful performances for decades.
James cameron filming Terminator

All of James Cameron’s films, ranked

From Terminator and Titanic to Avatar, these are the best James Cameron movies.
Stan Smith standing on a dock.

LeBron James-backed Stan Smith documentary celebrates a tennis and sneaker icon

Stan Smith was a trailblazer in multiple fields, and a new documentary will highlight his accomplishments.
Maduro cigars on Spanish decorative tile table

These are the best Maduro cigars I’ve tried and tested in 2024

I've compiled a list of the best Maduro cigars I've tried and tested in 2024. Let's discuss.
Riley Keough and Lily Gladstone in Under the Bridge.

Will Hulu’s Under the Bridge be your next true crime obsession?

Hulu has been on a roll this year, and we're here to tell you why Under the Bridge may be your next favorite true crime drama.
Man in a tux at a wedding holding a lit cigar.

The best cigars for a wedding, chosen by a cigar expert

Planning your wedding and want a reliable list of the best cigars for a wedding that you can give to your groomsmen, wedding party, guests, and more? See this.
Lighting Your Cigar

I’m a cigar expert — Here are my 5 favorite cigar deals today

If you're on the hunt for some incredible cigar deals, you've come to the the right place. Here are some excellent recommends from our resident cigar expert.
Close up of cigars in humidor at home - Briley Kenney from The Manual

Cigar expert recommends: The 10 best cigars for beginners

Ready to try your first cigar? Want to know where to start? These are the best cigars for beginners, as recommended by a cigar expert. You can't go wrong here.
Maduro cigars in a lineup ready to smoke.

The 10 best Nicaraguan cigars I’ve tried and tested in 2024

This is a list of the best Nicaraguan cigars that's I've had the pleasure of smoking. If you're looking for a bold, full-bodied smoke, this is the place to be.
Men drinking and playing golf, the best cigars for golfing.

The 8 best cigars for golfing, recommended by a cigar expert

Going golfing and want a decent cigar to enjoy on the course? These are the best cigars for golfing, recommended by a cigar expert who knows his stuff.
Montblanc pen, desk

From Montblanc to Chopard: Get up to 68% off luxury pens today

Jomashop has a huge sale on many different luxury pens and pencils with massive discounts on highly sought after brands like Montblanc.
Benjamin Franklin's letter

A Benjamin Franklin letter with an unusual history is up for sale — for $120,000

A letter penned by Benjamin Franklin himself is currently up for sale, and its story is as fascinating as the Founding Father who wrote it.
Bo Burnham in Inside

The 16 best Netflix Original movies for you to watch right now

Netflix has become one of the world's dominant streaming services and has created plenty of great original movies in the process, but which ones are the best?
Blue Velvet - David Lynch

The weird, weird filmography of David Lynch, ranked

We’re taking a look at Lynch’s greatest works in this ranked list of his best movies to help you decide what's essential viewing and what's worth skipping.
Jeff Bridges in The Big Lebowski

The 12 best Jeff Bridges movies, ranked

Actor, writer, and producer of film and music, Jeff Bridges is a household name that any lover of film should know.

The best Joaquin Phoenix movies, ranked

Versatility allows him to play the sidekick or the lead, and his dedication to the craft of filmmaking always makes a Phoenix movie feel unique and on-brand.
Torpedo Cigars up close from Oliva, Ramon Bueso, and Padilla.

How to cut a torpedo cigar: The proper way to prepare the unique size

Curious how to cut a torpedo cigar, because of the unique shape? This guide will walk you through it. You'll also find excellent torpedo cigar recommendations.
Hiroyuki Sanada in Shogun.

Will there be a season 2 of Shōgun?

FX's epic adaptation of James Clavell's Shōgun is almost over, and we'll tell you if the show will get a second season.
Man in pink suit smoking and enjoying what a cigar tastes like.

I spoke to a cigar concierge team, and if you love cigars you should too

I was fortunate to interview JR Cigars and's cigars concierge team. Here's what they told me and why you should talk to them too.
DJ Khaled Interview Feature

We interview DJ Khaled on life, motivation, his DJEEP lighters partnership, more

Dan Gaul, our CTO, interviewed DJ Khaled on various topics including his life, his career, motivations, his new partnership with DJEEP lighters, and more.
Roberto Duran II Sugar Ray Leonard 1980

Gloves up, here are some of the best boxing matches of all time

Knockouts in 11 seconds, Muhammad Ali as the underdog, and the end of the bare-knuckle era — here are the best boxing matches of all time.
Penny Dreadful scene

The best shows on Paramount Plus to binge in April

Paramount Plus is relatively new to the streaming world, but it already has a library of great shows.

The best shows on Starz to watch in April

Over the years, Starz has taken bets on some highly ambitious series, and some of those bets have led to truly great TV shows. Here's a list of our favorites.
Tom Cruise in Top Gun: Maverick

The best movies on Paramount Plus to stream in April

Paramount Plus is one of the newer streaming services, but its library of Paramount movies is nothing to sneeze at.
The patio view of the Escape N1 on Lot 26.

This tiny home, located in a luxury tiny home community, is $44,000 off

Inspired by modernist architect Richard Neutra, the N1 is one of ESCAPE Homes most interesting designs, and you can own it in Florida for ~$200,000 this week.

The best Tim Burton movies of all time, ranked

Burton rose to prominence with his unique Halloween-inflected films and then eventually took on superheroes, sci-fi classics, and Disney fantasies.
A deck of playing cards

The 8 best playing cards that are up for grabs

Whether you want something classic or an irreverent option for game nights (and even an UNO deck!), we got you covered with the best playing cards.
Young man reading a book in the mountains

The 10 best inspirational books that can change your life

10 inspirational books to help you feel ready to face what's next this year.
Jack Black in Bernie.

These are the best movies to watch on Peacock in April

Both on its ad-supported and premium levels, Peacock is more than just a TV service, and it has plenty of movies worth checking out.




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