Charles Billington

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39 Great Whiskeys You Can Actually Find at Your Liquor Store

Here’s the truth about most “Best Whiskeys” lists you’ll find online: a slideshow of rare Pappy Van Winkles and Macallan Lalique releases aren’t …

There's No Way Mueller Will Indict Trump

Those hoping the special counsel will prosecute the president are engaging in fantasy.<p>The latest revelations about President Trump have, once again, excited the interest of the public, leading to speculation that Special Counsel Robert Mueller may have amassed sufficient evidence to charge the …

Donald Trump

Stop Blading Shots: Our Data Will Help You Hit It Pure

Put your game on your shoulders<p>Pure shots feel way different than mis-hits, obviously, but what exactly is the cause of all those bladed shots and weak grounders?<p>It's probably your shoulders.<p>Shoulder tilt is the inclination in relationship to the ground. Looking at the illustrations above, if you …

Golf

The Enduring Lessons of “Star Trek”

On September 8, 1966, at 8:30 <i>P.M.</i>, the starship Enterprise visited Planet M-113, an arid and forlorn world far from Earth. It was the sort of mission that would become characteristic of “Star Trek”: the ship’s doctor, Leonard (Bones) McCoy, was sent to perform a medical examination of two …

Science Fiction

18 Klingon Phrases That’ll Save Your Life One Day

Long ago, as the crew of the <i>Enterprise</i> explored the final frontier, one man boldly did what few—if any—actors had ever done before: construct a …

Love Classic Star Trek? You Owe a Huge Debt to Gene L. Coon

One day in late 1966, a designer and stunt performer named Janos Prohaska came by the <i>Star Trek</i> production office on what is now the Paramount …

Open access: The true cost of science publishing

Cheap open-access journals raise questions about the value publishers add for their money.<p>Michael Eisen doesn't hold back when invited to vent. “It's …

Social Sciences

Trump and the Man in the T-Shirt

“You can make them vicious, violent, horrible questions, even though you’re sort of, probably, on live television,” Donald Trump said to the audience at a campaign event in Rochester, New Hampshire, on Thursday night. He was explaining the format of the event, something that he thought would be …

Donald Trump

How to Parent Like a Dane

Want to learn how to parent like two-time winner Happiest Place on Earth, Denmark? I had the privilege of living as an American expat for two years …

Los Angeles