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JIM ROGERS: 'One reason I am not buying the US is because the US is making all-time highs.'

In an interview with MarketWatch published Friday, Rogers said that instead of buying US stocks, he is investing in Asian markets - Japan, Russia, and China.<p>Here's why:<p>"<b>One reason I am not buying the U.S. is because the U.S. is making all-time highs. I prefer not to buy things making all-time …

You're Probably Recycling Wrong

An expert explains how to do it smarter, and why some materials muck up the sorting process.<p>Maybe you’ve found yourself mystified by the symbols and rules of recycling. Counterintuitively, the single-stream system—which allows residents to toss any and all recyclables into one bin—hasn’t cleared up …

Sustainability

Damn, It's Good to See Matthew McConaughey Again

First, the promise. Then, the shirtless romantic comedies. Today he has three solid new movies, two kids at his feet, a house that feels like home, and no apologies. He's the man of the hour, and this time, he's ready.VIDEO: Matthew McConaughey Is Feeling Chilly >><p><b>INQUISITIVE</b><p><b>Matthew McConaughey's</b> …

Pacific Ocean

Tom Cruise: The Fixer

Deep inside the high-speed, hilarious, exhausting, tragic, and ultimately happy world of a forty-seven-year-old American actor<p><b>I wanted to be a dad at a very early age.</b> I always loved kids — but it was more than that. It was this thought: What would it be like to be a father? Being the kind of guy …

Mark Twain

Just Another Day at the Ponies with Clive Owen

At a racetrack in Paris, a writer gave a movie star $1,600 of his own money — not Esquire's money. His. It seemed like a good way to find out about a man, letting him bet with your cash. It was. It wasn't a great way to win, though.PLUS: Get More Celebrity Interviews<p><b>The horse has a hard-on.</b> A big, …

Horse Racing

Matt Damon: The Celebrity Shall Save You

He wants to rescue the third world with a smile, a bulk e-mail list, and a wad of cash. Are you rolling your eyes yet?<p><b>The videographer is scrambling.</b> He missed the shot. It's not his fault, really. The moment was spontaneous, unexpected. That was the whole point. But those moments are, by their …

Angelina Jolie

John Goodman: The ESQ&A

The actor talks about Argo, the Coen Brothers, New Orleans, and never quite getting it right<p><i>Published in the October 2012 issue</i><p>Late lunch at Palm Too restaurant, midtown Manhattan.<p><b>SCOTT RAAB:</b> The mayor made them put the calories on the menu.<p><b>JOHN GOODMAN:</b> Somehow it doesn't faze me. But let me get a …

Hung Up

Chelsea Handler: The ESQ+A

The comedian and talk-show host talks about her shows and 50 Cent and sex tapes and her new BentleyTHE APPENDIX: The Chelsea Handler Dossier<p><i>Originally published in the September 2011 issue</i><p><i>Breakfast at 8:00 a.m. at the Mercer Kitchen at the Mercer Hotel in SoHo, New York.</i><p><b>SCOTT RAAB:</b> <i>You're fresh as a</i> …

New Jersey

Louis C.K.: The ESQ+A

A conversation with the stand-up and actor (and writer/director/producer) about Louie and failure and money and burgers and Bill Clinton<p><i>Originally published in the June/July 2011 issue</i><p><i>In Louis's Infiniti G35, on the way to get a bite to eat at the Comedy Cellar in New York.</i><p><b>LOUIS C.K.:</b> I love this …

Time I

Chris Rock: The ESQ+A

A conversation about LeBron, Obama, the Tea Party, the Oscars, Eddie Murphy, his new play, and fear<p><i>Originally published in the March 2011 issue</i><p><i>Nick & Toni's Café, Upper West Side, lunch, December 3, 2010.</i><p><b>SCOTT RAAB:</b> <i>Is that your iPad?</i><p><b>CHRIS ROCK:</b> Why would you go anyplace without your iPad? This is …

Comedy

The 9:10 to Crazyland

We find out what happens when George Clooney Googles George Clooney. And when A.J. Jacobs shows him 2 Girls 1 Cup.<p><b>He is in the backseat of a dark SUV</b> -- coffee in hand, dressed in black, hair sharply parted -- and is, for the first time in his life, reading his own Wikipedia entry.<p>George Timothy …

U.S. Army

The Hard Luck and Beautiful Life of Liam Neeson

Actor, ass-kicker, widower, philosophizer, big man, funny man, capable drinker of pinot noir: may we introduce to you, the man you've known for all these years<p><i>Originally published in the March issue</i><p><b>Liam Neeson and I</b> last spoke a week before I wrote this sentence. At that time, I asked him what he …

Northern Ireland

The All New Ashton Kutcher Story!

Completely revised and updated for 2013!<p><i>Published in the March 2013 issue, on sale any day now</i><p><b>It is a plain,</b> sunny morning in Burbank, California, and Ashton Kutcher, ever in a cardigan, wearing one of those winter hats that sit on his head like a potato sack pulled back to the neck, is singing …

General Mills

Free at Last: The Robert Redford Story

He's always been obsessed with the American way of winning and losing, the blessing also being the curse. It's the subject of much of his career and the substance of much of his life. PLUS: The Exclusive Never-Before-Seen Photos of Redford from 1959<p><i>Published in the April 2013 issue</i><p><b>The war is over,</b> …

Napa Valley

300 Things We Didn't Know About Gerard Butler

We sent one of our most open-minded reporters, a man largely unsullied by any familiarity with our Hollywood-obsessed world, to interview this guy. We gave him a first name and an address, nothing more. We were pretty certain Cal had never heard of him. This is what happened.<p><b>I send</b> a quick text to …

Jennifer Aniston

Bradley Cooper: The ESQ&A

Scott Raab talks with the actor about his new film The Silver Linings Playbook and college and his dad and motorcycles. And then David O. Russell stops by.<p><i>Published in the December 2012 issue</i><p><i>Early evening, David O. Russell's office in Los Angeles. Cooper and Russell have been meeting about their</i> …

Graduate School