Blue Planet: A people’s history of hating Duke basketball, for your bracket-related consideration. [Slate]

It’s the Fuzz: After a news cycle of anti-beard press, Amanda Hess mounts a stirring defense of the male muzzle. Shia, this does not apply to you. [GOOD]

The Tobacconists: In praise of cigar linen, just a few shades richer than your standard-issue khaki suit. [Die, Workwear]

Keeping Watch: An obsessively detailed look at the Tudor Heritage Black Bay, the obscurist’s Submariner. [Hodinkee]

—R.B.

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