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The Side Part Haircut | The Art of Manliness

Over the years, I’ve had lots of readers ask me how exactly I cut and style my hair, so I figured I’d show you all in a video. Thanks to Thad …

How to Pull an All-Nighter: Tips from the Special Forces | The Art of Manliness

The all-nighter. It’s kind of a rite of passage for college students, especially during finals. But even older adults sometimes need to pull one — …

How to Collect and Buy Vintage Fountain Pens | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: This is a guest post from Mark Blake.</i><p>At one time, when a man took up a pen to write something — whether words great or small, in order …

Winston Churchill

Inside ISIS’s Torture Brigades

Talking to girls. Drinking a beer. A thousand things will get you tortured in the Islamic State. Unless you’re a suspected CIA spy. Then you lose …

Islam

Casual Dress for Young Men: What to Wear & How to Wear It | The Art of Manliness

Custom suits and imported silk ties look great, but they’re not a lot of use to young men in their late teens and early 20s.<p>Even if you could afford …

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 …

The CIA's Torture Experiment

When one of us (Lifton) studied Nazi doctors during the late 1970s and early '80s, he found that their transgressions occurred in two general areas: their coercive, often fatal, experiments on human beings; and their participation in torture and killing. He is still haunted by their descriptions, …

How to Write a Thank You Note | The Art of Manliness

Gratitude is a virtue every man should cultivate. Yet gratitude means nothing if you haven’t mastered the art of expressing it. A man should use …

Welcome to the camp that trained 7-year-olds to be defenders of the Russian homeland

There was once a military training camp for the young in Europe, known as the Crimea Sich, that took place every year in August for two weeks. It was located in Crimea, a peninsula right below Ukraine and Russia.<p>The Cossacks— an ethnic minority of East Slavic people who in 2014 helped Russia annex …

How to Cook Eggs | The Art of Manliness

In my opinion, eggs are one of your best resources in the morning. Full of quality protein, virtually carb-free, and packed with vitamins and …

FBI arrests Fox News analyst for claiming to work for CIA

A frequent Fox News guest who once publicly denounced a former CIA agent for committing fraud was himself arrested for fraud on Thursday after the …

Chernobyl animals thrive in exclusion zone without humans

Wildlife including wolf, elk and wild boar are thriving around Chernobyl since the area was deserted by humans after the world's worst nuclear accident<p>Man is even more deadly to wildlife than a nuclear disaster, according to new research which has found animal populations in the Chernobyl exclusion …

10 Questions to Ask in a Job Interview | The Art of Manliness

When it comes to job interviews, we often see it as a one-way street, with the interviewer holding all the cards. In reality, though, it’s a two-way …

Russian scientist says he is stronger and healthier after injecting himself with 'eternal life' bacteria

Anatoli Brouchkov has willingly become a human guinea pig for the 3.5 million-year-old bacteria<p>If injecting yourself with 3.5 million-year-old bacteria could keep you looking and feeling youthful and healthy without having to fork out for a gym membership, would you do it?<p>Russian scientist Anatoli …

Weird

How to Survive a Plane Crash: 10 Tips That Could Save Your Life | The Art of Manliness

We often think that plane crashes are catastrophic and unsurvivable events. Thanks to movies and 24/7 news channels, the enduring image of a plane …

Five ways the Russian space ship drama could end

The unmanned Progress M-27M cargo ship is currently tumbling out of control around the Earth. What could happen next?<p>A Russian spacecraft that is <b>spinning out of control towards Earth</b> after a malfunction during a £25 million resupply mission to the International Space Station has been abandoned.<p>Igor …

School Of Tech: Cheapest 4K Gaming Graphics Card Solution, Budget 1080p Monitors

<i>It’s the weekend, so another School of Tech session begins! This week we’re being considerate to our wallets and exploring affordable 1080p monitors for gaming, and looking into the cheapest possible graphics card solution that will deliver a decent 4K gaming experience. School of Tech is published</i> …

Computer Hardware

Primal Health: Overcoming Human Captivity | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: This is a guest post from Jonathan Mead.</i><p>The average man’s life in modern times is not that different from a wild animal in a zoo.<p>Sure, …

Unarmed Self-Defense from the Mad Men Era | The Art of Manliness

As I was browsing through some old magazines the other day, I came across a fantastic issue of <i>Popular Science</i> from 1962 that contained a feature on …

The Solitude of 'Skyrim' Remains The Remedy For An Overly-Connected Age

The first thing I did when I got my new gaming PC set up was to use Internet Explorer to download Google Chrome. The second? I downloaded Steam and installed Skyrim straight away.<p>I did it as a test of sorts. I’d never played Skyrim on PC before, because my past computers have always been too …

Call of Duty

HondaJet: Worth The Wait?

HondaJet may be one of the most anticipated business aircraft in recent memory—if for no other reason than because its roots can be traced back to the early 1980s, when Honda divulged that it was seriously considering the prospect of developing a very light jet (VLJ).<p>It wasn’t until 2003 when a …

FAA

Sports Jackets vs. Blazers vs. Suit Jackets | The Art of Manliness

Sports jackets. Suit jackets. Blazers. Most men use these terms interchangeably, as do many men’s clothing retailers.<p>Because of this, the differences …

Questions surround British ISIS executioner Jihadi John's path to radicalization

The British Islamic State militant known as "Jihadi John" was identified Thursday as Mohammed Emwazi by a report in The Washington Post.<p>The Post reports that Emwazi, who is believed to be responsible for multiple executions of Western hostages, became radicalized after run-ins with British …

Road ragers take down suspect in high speed cop chase

One case where road rage might have actually saved lives.<p>Wanna get your adrenaline glands all hopped up on road-ragin' vigilante justice? Check out this wild footage of a high-speed cop chase in Dallas today.<p>Seems the fella in the white Dodge Challenger was on the run from the cops, leading them on …

Why a mysterious black briefcase follows the US president everywhere

According to Bill Gulley, a former director of the White House Military Office, the ubiquitous Football does not contain a doomsday red-button keypad but rather these four items:<p>a 75-page black book of retaliatory nuclear-strike options printed in black and red ink<br>• another black book with a list of …

National Security Council

Japanese Army Builds Gigantic Star Wars Snow Sculpture

May the force be with you! The 66th annual Sapporo Snow Festival kicked off today and the most impressive snow sculpture of all features Darth Vader, his three stormtroopers and TIE fighters. This Star Wars snow sculpture was created by Japan's army troopers, or the 11th Brigade of the Ground …

11 photos showing King Abdullah II of Jordan being a total badass

Last ever photo of poisoned spy Alexander Litvinenko released to show "Kremlin" killed him

Grainy image shows the former KGB agent on day before he succumbed to effects of his radioactive poisoning, inquiry in to his death reveals<p>The last photo taken of poisoned spy Alexander Litvinenko before he died has been shown for the first time.<p>The grainy image shows the former KGB agent lying …

The Russians Killed My Lawyer. This Is How I Got Congress to Avenge Him.

How one man convinced Washington to care about human rights in Putin’s Russia.<p>It was 7:45 a.m. on Nov. 17, 2009, when my phone rang. It was my lawyer, Eduard, who had a horrible message to relay: “Bill, Sergei is dead.” Sergei Magnitsky was one of my lawyers in Russia. He’d been arrested and …

Honey-trap cyber spies stole Syrian rebel plans

Thousands of sensitive military and political files were stolen when opposition fighters were tricked into downloading spy programs by hackers posing as attractive women<p>Hackers posing as beautiful women stole a trove of detailed battle plans from rebel groups fighting the Syrian government, a cyber …

Cybersecurity