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58 The Trials of Tom
If anyone has taken a ride n the celebrity roller coaster, it is Tom Sizemore. A small role in Born on the Fourth of July launched his career as a Hollywood tough guy, in films like True Romance, Natural Born Killers, and Heat. Then came the fall: drug addiction, marital discord, tabloid fodder. His career and personal turning point came with Saving Private Ryan, and a stint in rehab. Now clean and sober, and having wrapped Oscar contender Black Hawk Down, Sizemore is set for a lead role in Stephen King's Dreamcatchers, and a co-­starring role at home, with notorious former Hollywood Madam Heidi Fleiss.
BY JOAN TARSHIS

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52 Gods of Thunder
After September 11, the Marine Aviators aboard the aircraft carri­er U.S.S. Theodore Roosevelt - nicknamed "Thunderbolts" -were deployed into action in the Arabian Sea. Several months before that, a documentary filmmaker spent extensive time with these remarkable pilots - learning their culture and jargon, expe­riencing their brutal initiation rituals, and smoking cigars with them after a hard day's combat maneuvers. And one harrowing day, he became the first civilian to get into the cockpit of an FA/18 Hornet at 26,000 feet over the Atlantic.
BY JEFF BOLTON
64 Alfred Dunhill's Pipe Dream
For nearly 100 years, pipe smokers have recognized the name Alfred Dunhill as the benchmark of quality. What many may not know is the rich sense of history that pervades every product with that sig­nature white dot - and the creativity of the 21-year-old London entrepreneur who built his father's livery business into a worldwide empire.
BY RICHARD CARLETON HACKER
70 Honduras Endurance
They've been rolling cigars longer than just about any nation except Cuba; so why are the cigar makers of Honduras still struggling for the U.S. market spotlight? With a growing output Of popular brands, new wrapper innovations that are both tasty and disease-resistant, and arguably the cigar world's most experienced torcedors, the ques­tion may soon be moot. An exploration of Honduras' increasingly high profile among cigar lovers.
BY MARK BERNARDO

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