When, on a blustery day in Oxford in 1954, Roger Bannister ran the first sub-four-minute mile, measuring out the full capacity of his lungs and legs and collapsing across the finish line, he felt, as later
Year-round warmth is a modern luxury. Some scientists believe it is changing human metabolism. When you first put on the ice vest, you will feel cold. Not intolerably cold, but cold enough to make you
Philosopher king, 76, Los Angeles If they say Hef, they know me. If they say Hugh, they don't. I have slept with thousands of women, and they all still like me. Women were the major beneficiary of the
Rapper, 36, Los Angeles Published in the July 2008 issue My momma gave me the name. I used to love Peanuts and Charlie Brown -- Snoopy was my favorite cartoon character growing up. I watched so much, started
The 70-year-old director on meeting Gotti, wanting Scorsese to helm Godfather II, ignoring The Sopranos, and more (wine with Bill Cosby, anyone?) When I was sixteen or seventeen, I wanted to be a writer.
After a long hiatus, the rapper talks about coming to terms with anger, fatherhood, being single, being white...and his pink boxers. Eminem still lives and records in Detroit, Michigan. The title of his
Actor, 79, Los Angeles They're prescription. That's why I wear them. A long time ago, the Middle American in me may have thought it was a bit affected maybe. But the light is very strong in southern California.
Actor, former governor, 65, Los Angeles Published in the January 2013 issue, on sale any day now Winner of thirteen international bodybuilding titles. Ubiquitous star of action movies, including The Last
Senator, 63, Washington, DC Politics is an extremely rough game. In prison, my own vulnerabilities were made clear to me. My strengths as well as my weaknesses were made clear to me. Seize the moment be
Professional Boxer, 74 God will not place a burden on a man's shoulders knowing that he cannot carry it. Parkinson's is my toughest fight. No, it doesn't hurt. It's hard to explain. I'm being tested to
Actor, 54, Kentucky PLUS: See the January Cover and Watch a Video Interview with Clooney on the iPad >> Hey, this is Einstein. I guess he's part cocker spaniel or something. I got him out of a shelter
Larry Legend shoots his mouth off about getting bored, getting nervous, being alone, being a garbageman, and the pleasure of not thinking about anything. Born and raised in French Lick, Indiana, Bird at
Football Player, 72, Georgia Brown never missed a game in his nine seasons with the Cleveland Browns, from 1957 to 1965. People say, I'm seventy-two years young. My ass. I'm seventy-two years old. But
Basketball coach, 83, Washington, DC If you're keeping score, win. I was a coach who listened. I had guys when I was coaching who were in their thirties, like Cousy, Havlicek, Russell, all those guys.
Actor, 78 Born in San Francisco and raised throughout northern California, Eastwood attended Los Angeles City College under the G. I. Bill and served as mayor of Carmel, California from 1986 to 1988. the