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Books

Excerpt: Jason Gay Reflects on the Humbling Nature of Golf

When it comes to an enduring love-hate relationship with the game, the sportswriter and humorist is...just like us

Books

The Argument for Buying a Bunch of Books You’ll Never Read

How could a pile of neglected novels possibly be considered a life hack?

Music

“Surrender” May Actually Make Bono Skeptics Change Their Minds

This candid, self-critical memoir is a reminder of what can be insufferable — but also incredibly compelling — about U2’s divisive frontman.

Books

“Harry Potter” Comes to Leesburg With the Forbidden Forest Experience

It's a hot ticket this holiday season, and we got a preview