It’s a Zoom world, baby

In March, when the COVID-19 pandemic was just starting to shutter every show, game and event that filled our everyday lives, Bert Schmidt reached out to Mike Hirvela and the rest of the folks who had helped produce Green Start Academy — the annual program designed for...

Lockdown? What Lockdown?

From our “Boots & Ruck” film division, we offer this short film on the dangers associated with lockdowns and too much togetherness. Note: This film has been fact checked by our internal experts, so don’t bother offering any differing...

The Lido of Thailand

The Lido Club has been gone some 80 years now, but never was it forgotten. This mythic 18 from the hand of American design pioneers Charles Blair MacDonald and Seth Raynor opened for play on Long Island, outside New York City, in 1917. It closed during World War II....

Golf Therapy: Congressional Reform

Goodness, has Congressional Country Club come a long way. The legendary 36-hole facility in Bethesda, Maryland, in a Beltway suburb 12 miles northwest of the U.S. Capitol Building, is undergoing a season-long makeover. It won’t reopen until the spring of 2021, but...