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An End-of-Summer Drink: The 'Cukes Gimlet

<b>The best drink I had all summer</b> was one that I first tasted on a warm April day at Auberge du Soleil in Napa Valley. I took to it instantly. You might think that this is because it was the first thing to pass my lips at my own wedding, but you would be wrong. It's just a great drink.<p>To hedge …

10 Frozen Cocktails to Toast the End of the Summer

There's still time to drink things frozen, dammit.<p>There's still time to drink things frozen, dammit, so here we give you well-iced drinks for your Labor Day party in the lingering heat, made from the spirits that work best for it: rum, vodka, and gin (plus a few curve balls).<p><i>(Eds. note: Make</i> …

How to Win Any Bourbon Argument

<b>You've gone and done it.</b> You've expressed a preference for a bourbon within earshot of another person. Little did you realize that arguing about bourbon is now our sixth most popular sport, behind arguing about "grape vs. grain" vodkas, parenting strategies, craft beers, workout regimens, and …

Whiskey

The Poorest Rich Kids in the World

The black Chevy Tahoe picked up speed as it careened down the curving Wyoming mountain road, the two frightened children inside clutching their …

Crime

The Ultimate Triathlon Kit for Summer

Speed, strength and endurance in the water and on land: that’s the triathlete’s test. To face up against a race’s punishing demands, a triathlete …

Latin Words and Phrases Every Man Should Know | The Art of Manliness

What do great men like Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Jefferson, and Theodore Roosevelt all have in common?<p>They all were proficient in Latin.<p>From the …

Road to Ironman: Swim, Bike, Run, Eat

I was having a conversation with Kyle Kranz, an ultramarathoner and Ironman finisher who works for Skora, a relatively new company in the zero-drop …

SteakStones

If you're looking for a new way to prepare a meal and impress dinner guests, check out SteakStones ($136). After heating the lava stone in the oven, …

Food

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When I went to college, I found that my cafeteria’s meal plan left much to be desired; that’s when I turned to my toaster oven and got creative. I soon became a nacho pro (but only after failing miserably at the temperature part). The key to good nachos is setting the oven to low, layering the …

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My name is Cameron MacLean, and I make functional and decorative home objects along with wooden bike accessories for Off Cut Studio. I live in Toronto, Canada.<p>After I finished studying plant ecology at university, I realized I had been ignoring the more spontaneous and creative side of my mind. I …

KettlePizza

If you've ever tried to bake a pizza in a charcoal grill, you know what a frustrating challenge it can be — while you may occasionally end up with …

Stainless Steel

See Your Facebook Likes in Real Time with the Fliike Counter by Smiirl

Creative studio, Smiirl, is bringing social media to the real world with their latest tech product:<p>Creative studio, Smiirl, is bringing social media to the real world with their latest tech product: the Fliike. Once connected to your Facebook page and WiFi the old-school style flip counter displays …

The Best Road Bikes for Every Rider

Across the cycling categories, excluding perhaps the penny-farthing, we seem to be in the middle of a boom in popularity. Cities are adding bike …

http://ow.ly/mpWwd We found the 13 best new bikes for every kind of excursion, from competing in the Le Tour De France to cruising around town. Find the one that's right for you: http://ow.ly/mpWwd

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Vessel Hammock Bathtub

The hammock and the bathtub are undeniable fixtures of relaxation — so it's no surprise that the two play well together as the Vessel Hammock Bathtub …

Carbon Fiber

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One of my favorite street snacks in Mexico is sliced fruit doused in an alluringly tangy and potent mix of chili, salt, and lime juice. I love how salt tastes on fruit, amplifying and highlighting its sweetness, and it should go without saying that chili and lime only enunciate the flavors more. On …

Manage Your Day-To-Day

Do you work at a breakneck pace all day, only to find that you haven’t accomplished the most important things on your agenda when you leave the office?.<p>With wisdom from 20 leading creative minds: Stefan Sagmeister, Seth Godin, Gretchen Rubin, Dan Ariely, Steven Pressfield, James Victore, Scott Belsky, Leo Babauta, Tony Schwartz, Erin Doland, and many more. Get it here via betype

5 Tips for the Perfect Summer Road Trip

Summer has practically become synonymous with road trips, both as a way to save money on airfare and to have some fun-filled adventures on the road. …

Can You Be Too Smart for Your Own Good? And Other FREAK-quently Asked Questions

Our latest podcast is called “Can You Be Too Smart for Your Own Good? And Other FREAK-quently Asked Questions.” (You can download/subscribe at …

Simple Springtime Dishes

On Not Hating the New George W. Bush Library

When you catch your first glimpse of the boxy, red-brick-and-limestone George W. Bush Presidential Library on the campus of Southern Methodist University, in Dallas, you think it’s more modern than it is. And smaller. The façade of the building, designed by the celebrated traditionalist Robert A. …

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