Matt Bridgeman

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Watching an Espresso Being Poured From Beneath Will Make Your Mouth Water

I don’t even drink coffee but after seeing an espresso shot get pulled through a naked portafilter on an espresso machine, it’s the only thing I want …

Coffee

How Getting High Made Me a Better Caregiver

Santa Barbara, Calif. — I’M 74 years old, and I have smoked marijuana almost every day since dinosaurs roamed the earth in the early ’70s. When my awareness is heightened, I’m on my game — the best I can be at thinking creatively, making decisions, focusing on my work, seeing the big picture ... …

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A Small European Town Is Allegedly Planning to Install a Public Beer Fountain

Good idea or best idea?<p>There is a small yet growing voice in America that argues the legal drinking age should be reduced from 21 to 18 years of age. Some, such as former Kenyon College president, S. Georgia Nugent, believe, "the 21-year-old limit has created, rather than solved, problems." The …

New Mexico

Denon Envaya Bluetooth Speaker

Advertorial<p>Though first released in April 2014, Denon's Envaya speaker still meets all of our mobile needs today. The fairly large, three-pound unit pumps music loud and clear facing up, or outwards if you use the nifty built-in kickstand. There's no hassle of downloading an app, setting it up with …

Gear & Gadgets

2015 Whiskey Gift Guide | Men's Health

2015 Gift Guide for Whiskey Geeks<p>Behold the best brown liquors currently known to man. You’ll find gifts for your dad, your buddies, and what the hell, for yourself, too<p>John McCarthy<p>From smoky Speyside single malts to peaty Irish “scotches” to a $500 bottle of Jack Daniels (!), drink in the many …

Why Vinegar Should Be a Home Bar Staple

Fresh citrus is the traditional way of adding acidity to cocktails, but it’s not the only way.<p>Vinegars like apple cider and balsamic also lend a …

Cocktails

These 20 Music Festival Photos Chronicle a Half-Century of Style

From Woodstock to Coachella, they offer a revealing look at the evolution of men's fashion.<p>A common refrain in fashion is that men's style is more evolution than revolution. Lapel widths widen and narrow, trouser hems flare and contract, and pocket squares come and go—but the fundamentals of …

Music Festivals

10 Cocktails Every Coffee Lover Should Know

Because sometimes a little caffeine is all your drink needs.<p>Because sometimes a little caffeine is all your drink needs.

The Man Who Designed The Chemex Coffeemaker Also Designed This Bonkers Car

Ever seen a Chemex coffee maker? It’s a lovely thing. Looks like an hourglass made from scientific glassware. It’s in the collection of the Museum of …

Coffeemakers

Booze sold illegally in Edmonton pizza boxes, police say

It’s a pizza restaurant with a sauce so good it might be illegal.At least, that’s what Edmonton police are alleging after beat officers received a …

Love Beer And Coffee? You Might Be A Psychopath

A new study associates taste preferences with personality traits<p>Humans have a unique affinity for bitter food, like dark chocolate, coffee, and broccoli. Most other animals interpret a bitter taste as a warning to stay away from a non-edible material, but some humans can’t get enough of it, though …

Science Says One to Two Drinks Per Day Is Better Than None

A new study found that one to two drinks per day was associated with healthier aging than "very low" consumption levels.

Research

Conrad Black: This government has scraped the barrel in its symbolic pandering

It is astonishing that, with barely a week left before the federal election, pollsters seem to agree the principal issue between the main parties is …

Amazing, never-before-seen World War II photographs

Most of the photographs were confidential photographs taken by the US Signal Corps; Palmer, then a brigadier general, was allowed to have them for private use after censoring (names of places, etc.).<p>Charles Day Palmer was born in Chicago on February 20, 1902. After graduating from Washington High …

Military

Taking the 'Smart Drug' Modafinil Made Me Love Work but Hate People

In the rat race that is modern life, it's sort of the only drug that makes sense. How awful is that?<p><i>More on Nootroprics:</i><p>Will 'Smart Drugs' Really Make Us Smarter, or Just Ruin Our Lives?<p>A Campus Dealer Explains How the College Drug Economy Works<p>Can the Pills That Claim to Make You Clever Also Make …

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Borch Solar Panel 5000mah Power Bank and Travel Charger Compatible with Smart Phones, Tablets, Gopro Camera, Kindle, Nook and All Standard USB 5v/1a Devices – Black/Yellow – Rechargeable-Solar-Panel

• Solar Panel Build-in 5000mAh Lithium Polymer battery which chareges via a powerful 1.2W monocrystalline solar panel ; 2.1A output allows for …

Gear & Gadgets

VAG design proposal will change the way Vancouver thinks about its architecture

The proposed design for a new Vancouver Art Gallery by Swiss architecture firm Herzog & de Meuron Herzog will be wrapped in wood.<p>You descend below ground, and then rise up into the air. This is how the architects Herzog and de Meuron imagine visitors will enter the new Vancouver Art Gallery. If the …

Architecture

The Keybiner Is A Key Holder and Multi-Tool In One

There are plenty of good ways to carry your keys. We even covered our eight favorite ways to lose the standard key ring in a feature on Next Level …

Cayenne Pepper Stops Bleeding

Cayenne Peppers - The "Wonder" Herb<p>As I mentioned in my previous two posts about nearly cutting my thumb off, the first thing I did was to put a lot …

15 Best Camping Gears and Gadgets For You - Part 3.

Collection of 'Best Camping Gears and Gadgets For You' from all over the world to make your camping more enjoyable.<p><b>VSSL Flasklight</b>: The VSSL …

Never miss your fix: The Cafflano Klassic is a kettle, grinder, filter, mug in 1

Hansang Yoon, the CEO of the Beanscorp company, loved coffee so much, he would drink it up to four times a day. After deciding he didn’t want to …

Coffee

Survco Tactical Credit Card Ax

The Survco Tactical Credit Card Ax is the ultimate survival tool, it is able to perform 21 functions and is compact and slim enough to fit in your …

EDC Essentials: Prometheus Emergency Key Opener

Not every box that needs opening requires a comprehensive multi-tool, and not every bottle top requires a bulky opener. That’s what the Prometheus …

Multi-tools

This Illustrator Has Created A Picture A Day For The Last Eight Years

Mike Winkelmann has been creating a daily illustration since 2007. Now over 3,000 images in, his work has started to veer into science fiction territory.<p>Artist Mike Winkelmann has been making an illustration every day for eight years. As his website will tell you, he hasn’t broken routine for 3,039 …

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38 Vintage Conversation Rules | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: The excerpt below comes from a book published in 1875:</i> A Gentleman’s Guide to Etiquette <i>by Cecil B. Hartley. Hartley’s rules may be</i> …

"MythBusters" Co-Host Painstakingly Recreates Hedge Maze From "The Shining"

Adam Savage, perhaps best known as the co-host of <i>MythBusters</i>, is a huge Stanley Kubrick fan. He visited a traveling exhibit about the famed director's films (it included scripts, memorabilia, and more) three times and spent a total of 10 hours taking it all in. But, he was ultimately disappointed …

Stanley Kubrick

This Speaker Blows Out Fires Instantly With Bass

Engineers have experimented with using sonic waves to douse flames for years—but it took a pair of students to turn the concept into an affordable, …

Internet Explorer Is Dead, And Everything Else You Missed Yesterday

<i>The end is nigh for IE, eBay goes high society, a man watches his wife give birth via VR. You know, a typical Tuesday. Welcome to BitStream, all the</i> …