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Every Monday we let you know which articles from the print magazine have just gone up on the site. This week in June, we have. . .

Can Nice Guy Chris Van Hollen Finish First?
In his five years in Congress, Chris Van Hollen has become one of the barons of Capitol Hill—sharp, steely, ambitious . . . but Tom DeLay or Rahm Emanuel he’s not.

War Stories from Five Veterans
These veterans—each from a different war—stepped onto the battlefield to serve their country and were forever changed.

Taking the Reins: Learn to Ride a Horse
Learning to ride a horse is not as hard as you might think. Here are tips on how and where to get started. 

First Person: Learning to Stand to the Right
I used to think the rule against standing on the left side of Metro escalators was silly. Then I realized it was about more than that.

Close to Home: Living Beside a Golf Course
When you live beside a golf course, you can gain more than easy tee times. You’ll find nearby dining, family activities, and social clubs.

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