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The 12 Best Leather Watch Straps You Can Buy in 2018

While we watch-lovers often categorize straps into several well-established types according to style and material (NATO, leather, bracelet, etc.), in …

Level Up Your Plank Workout: 11 Planks to Build Core Strength

When you were a kid, you probably did sit-ups at school for an ab workout. But is the sit-up the best ab exercise? That’s actually a simple question. …

Outdoor Voices Introduces Merino Wool Activewear

The activewear specialists at Outdoor Voices are on a roll. The brand’s take on stylish activewear has caught our attention and its …

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Hilarious Short Film Tells 47 Dark Little Stories in 8 Minutes

These surreal mini-stories tackle the relationships between humans and the natural world.<p>Some of the stories in Réka Bucsi's <i>Symphony No. 42</i> are so short that you might miss them if you happen to sneeze at the wrong time, but each one is a fully-formed story nonetheless. They often tackle the …

Peter's Evil Overlord List

<i>Attention all Evil Overlord List Aspirants: Contrary to popular belief, taking over the universe is not as easy as it would first appear. Due to the</i> …

Five ways to get in on Toronto's retro-gaming nightlife

The mega-mansion where the foosball never stops<p>The Addisons Residence on Wellington resembles Steve Sanders’ house on <i>Beverly Hills, 90210,</i> with …

We gathered six directors, including Quentin Tarantino and Ridley Scott, in a room. Here's what they said.

Filmmaking is a collaborative art. Yet most movie directors work alone, in the sense that there is only one. So when a group of directors get together to talk about how they do what they do, it is with a genuine interest and curiosity in how others might approach the same problems and …

Experience A Whole Weekend of Partying in One Short Film

Check out this trippy tale of hedonism, featuring the music of Jamie XX.<p>Screencap via<p>Our generation’s hedonism skirts the limits of consumption-—alcohol, exquisite sexual freedom, designer drugs, and excellent marijuana. We know for sure that the future of this generation lies in the close social …

Download Comics

Released June 26th, 2018<p>By Ken Niimura<p>Immediate download of 27-page comic in your choice of PDF, CBR or CBZ.<br>No DRM, no encryption, just plain files …

Japan's Yakuza Documented by Belgian Photographer

“I literally expected to enter into a Kill Bill kind of world.”<p>Made up of approximately 50,000 members, Japan’s Yakuza gang forms one of the largest …

BSMC Gear Guide #52

Cool panniers (oh yes, they do exist!) from Iron and Resin, some tough-ass armoured winter gloves from Helstons, a toasty leather flight vest from …

The 50 Best iPhone & iPad Games

In his early life, the gamer listens to bullies call him a nerd, and later, he fields the complaints of his significant other, but throughout it all …

Top 20 free things to do in Paris

City of love, fashion capital, literary paradise… Paris has many different guises. And while museum entry can be steep and fine dining comes at a premium, the French capital can also be a cheap date.<p>Whether you go weak at the knees for soaring church spires or want to rub elbows at an authentic …

The top 10 new menswear stores in Toronto

The top new menswear stores in Toronto are proof that the city's retail landscape has undergone a major sea change. Just three years ago, we …

Can’t Knock the Hustle

Earl Strickland, Scooter Goodman, and the struggle for the soul of pool<p>Scooter Goodman is not fucking around.<p>It’s easy to think he might be, the way …

Nerdist Recruits Over 50 Filmmakers To Help Remake Robocop

(Video Link)<p>It appears that a new mechanical sheriff is in town thanks to the <i>Robocop</i> reboot movie, but everybody knows that, despite the slick CGI …

The 12 Best Games for the iPad

Stop watching movies on your iPad. Stop browsing the web.<p>Well, okay. You don’t have to <i>stop</i>. But while you do all that stuff, don’t forget that your …

See Lorde Advise Aspiring Chart-Toppers at Rolling Stone Cover Shoot

In our new Lorde cover story, <i>Rolling Stone</i> examines how pop’s unlikeliest superstar climbed to the top while breaking all the rules — and making …

Star Studded Short Film- STRUCK

(Video Link)<p>Short films usually have a pretty simple premise, and wait until the bitter end to deliver the punchline, twist or moral message.<p>However,</i> …

One of the most beautiful and life-changing things to ever read: The great Alan Watts, who would’ve been 99 today, on self-consciousness and the secret of happiness: http://www.brainpickings.org/index.php/2014/01/06/alan-watts-wisdom-of-insecurity-1/

How to Jumpstart Your Journaling | A 31-Day Journaling Prompt Calendar | The Art of Manliness

There’s been plenty of talk on AoM recently about journaling with our articles on The Diary Habit as well as 9 habits young men should adopt. Seeing …

The 10 best superhero comics of 2013

<b>"Batman Incorporated" (DC Comics/Salon)</b><p>Superheroes aren’t just on the big screen. From Spider-Man to the Hulk, these are the year’s essentials<p>Mark Peters<p>December 28, 2013 4:00pm (UTC)<p>Superheroes keep muscling their way into more TV and movies. “Arrow” and “Agents of SHIELD” will soon be joined by …

The Top 10 Films Of 2013: Richard Lawson’s List

This was an odd year for movies. As expected, winter and spring offered a few forgettable blockbusters (<i>Olympus Has Fallen</i>, <i>Oblivion</i>). But then the big summer fare came along and disappointed nearly en masse (<i>Elysium</i>, <i>Man of Steel</i>), while a sizable handful of indies, like <i>Fruitvale Station</i> and <i>The</i> …

The Best Comics of 2013 — And How to Read Them Online

Author: Wired Staff<p>06:30 am

The Fifteen Best Comic Books Of 2013

2013 was an amazing year, financially and creatively, for comic books. Sales are up nearly 10%, and that’s not even including the closely guarded digital numbers. And across the board, we saw some genuinely great books this year, ranging from smart reinventions of superheroes to new ideas. Here are …

Five Knives: The Future

You can only imagine the coughs and splutters from certain more traditional quarters when the idea for the Happy Rizzi House was first …

How To Sharpen Pencils, An Instructional Film on Proper Sharpening Technique with Expert Sharpener David Rees

Expert pencil sharpener David Rees provides exacting instructions for proper pencil sharpening in the short film “How To Sharpen Pencils” by Kenneth …