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Guide to Riding a Motorcycle With a Passenger

Spotlight<p>Guide to Riding a Motorcycle with A Passenger<p>Riding a motorcycle solo requires balance and control. Riding a motorcycle with a passenger …

Meet The Man Who Had The Balls To Single-Handedly Bring Down The Most Notorious Motorcycle Gang From The Inside

HISTORY<p>Charles Falco was a drug dealer and manufacturer, meth usually, and sold his wares in tiny desert towns in the outskirts of Southern …

A Simple Way to Find Out If You're Getting Too Much (or Too Little) Caffeine

We've got the only cheat sheet you need to make sure you're getting the right amount of caffeine for a maximum mental boost<p>You want to amp up for your early-morning meeting. That means you need caffeine, almost certainly in its most delicious form: coffee. And good for you. According to some …

How to Be More Charismatic | The Art of Manliness

Are you a senior in high school running for Student Council President?<p>Are you an entrepreneur looking to make a successful pitch and attract …

A Home Maintenance Checklist: An Incredibly Handy Tool to Keep Your House in Tip-Top Shape | The Art of Manliness

<i>Update: One of our commenters, Brandon Beeson, was kind enough to put this into a Google Doc as a checklist. Click here to access that document</i>. <i>Feel</i> …

How to Levitate Like a Magician | The Art of Manliness

An essential part of being an awesome uncle is having a repertoire of tricks and jokes that will amaze your nieces and nephews, and crack them up. So …

Sony's tiny high-resolution audio player might be the next big thing

Sony's latest reboot of the Walkman -- the NWZ-A17 high-resolution music player -- brings back memories of the original Walkman analog cassette players that were all the rage in the 1980s. Sony went on to sell boatloads of CD, video, radio, network, and even MP3 Walkmans, but the NWZ-A17 is the …

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Ray Bradbury on the Secret of Life, Work, and Love

<b>Ray Bradbury</b> (August 22, 1920–June 5, 2012) was not only one of the most celebrated writers of the past century and an invaluable source of practical advice on the craft, such as the creative benefits of list-making and the secret to a fruitful daily routine, but also a modern sage with a seemingly …

Soundtrack for Your Thumos - Music to Inflame Your Passion | The Art of Manliness

The ancient Greeks believed that a man’s soul or psyche was made up of three parts: Reason, Appetites, and Thumos. While an understanding of the …

How to Make French Press Coffee | The Art of Manliness

Every man should know how to brew a decent cup of coffee. It’s an everyday skill that should be passed down from father to son, like shaving or …

Improve Concentration: 12 Exercises to Improve Your Concentration | The Art of Manliness

<i>Does your mind flit from one thing to another? Do you have trouble focusing on something for more than a few minutes? Do you consequently have a</i> …

How to Settle Your Mind | The Art of Manliness

The modern man often leads a rather harried life. There are exams to ace, bills to pay, diapers to change, and annoying co-workers to contend with. …

The Perfect Pull-Up Fitness Guide | The Art of Manliness

I’m still haunted by my 6th grade gym class. At the beginning of the semester, all the students took part in a physical fitness test. Part of the …

How to Make a Real Life Version of Batman’s Batarang Out of an Old Table Saw Blade

Grant Thompson (a.k.a. “King of Random“) shares how to make a real life version of Batman’s batarang out of a old table saw blade.<p>So you want to be a …

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How To Start a Fight Club | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from Tim Chilcote.</i><p>Forget the first rule of Fight Club (“You do not talk about Fight Club.”). You’re going to …

Build a Survival Library: A Digital Bug-Out Kindle | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: This is a guest post from Creek Stewart, Senior Instructor at the Willow Haven Outdoor School for Survival, Preparedness & Bushcraft.</i><p>A …

How to Wax Your Own Clothing and Gear | The Art of Manliness

Before the development of synthetic fabrics with their built-in water-resistant properties, men had to waterproof their clothing and gear from …

20 Albums Rolling Stone Loved in the Sixties That You’ve Never Heard

The Masked Marauders, ‘The Masked Marauders’<p>The Masked Marauders – a band featuring Bob Dylan, Mick Jagger and three Beatles – were the super-est of …

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