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15 Most Photogenic Places In the World You Must Visit

Travel photography is such an integral part of our experience – whether you’re an amateur or a pro, memories captured are priceless. Here are some …

Is there an interest in this type of thing?

After the release of The Force Awakens, there was a lot of confusion over what exactly the First Order is. Even now, more than a year later, people …

10 Ways You’re Making Your Life Harder Than It Has To Be

1. You ascribe intent.<p>Another driver cut you off. Your friend never texted you back. Your co-worker went to lunch without you. Everyone can find a …

Stop Working On Yourself and Start Growing in a Deeper Way!

“I’m always working on myself. I keep working to improve myself. Personal growth is hard work!”<p>This all sounds very reasonable, right? But these …

The Jazz Scene – Most important Album You’ve Never Heard

In April 1949, Mercury Records announced that it was soon to release a $25 jazz album made up of six 12-inch 78-rpm records, together with thirty-two …

How to Iron a Dress Shirt

First, for anyone who saw the title of this post and immediately wanted to respond with “<i>give it to a woman</i>“… you’re a predictable, mouth breathing …

Sewing

An Open Letter to My Friends Who Support Donald Trump

I'm cool with you removing me from your friends list if you don't like this post. You can even disown me if you like. But Donald Trump isn't a good person, nor would he be a good president. I can understand a difference in politics. I can understand if you don't like a government run by Democrats. …

Donald Trump is a unique threat to American democracy

DONALD J. TRUMP, until now a Republican problem, this week became a challenge the nation must confront and overcome. The real estate tycoon is uniquely unqualified to serve as president, in experience and temperament. He is mounting a campaign of snarl and sneer, not substance. To the extent he has …

Donald Trump

5 Ways to Build Your Personal Magnetism | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: The following selection comes from</i> The Technique of Building Personal Leadership <i>(1944) by Donald A. Laird. It has been condensed from</i> …

Winston Churchill

In the line of duty: How often are US police killed?

<b>The US is reeling after a week of shootings, ending with a deadly ambush on police that left five officers dead and seven others injured in Texas.</b><p>The attack, which took place at a Dallas protest over recent police shootings in Louisiana and Minnesota, is considered the deadliest day for US police …

Law Enforcement

Best Movies to Watch: 100 Must See Movies | The Art of Manliness

For whatever reason (most likely the fact that viewing is easier than reading), films don’t seem to get the same kind of cultural respect as books …

The inconvenient truth about love — and divorce

<i>Hannah K. Lee</i><p>We think of modern marriage as an institution of love — but when love ends, we cling to old-fashioned stories about divorce. Astro …

NPR

Your brain on acid begins muddling the things you see, feel, taste or hear around you with you. (This can create the perception that you and, say, …

Weird trick frees up tons of storage on your iPhone without deleting a thing

If you own a 16GB iPhone, you are probably used to seeing the “Not Enough Storage” message when you try to download an app or take a photo.<p>But what …

Apps

The Food Lab: Better Channa Masala With a World Tour of Techniques

As one of the most popular dishes in the world, both in and out of India and Pakistan, <i>channa masala</i> (or <i>chana masala</i>, <i>chole masala</i>, or <i>chholay</i>, depending on where you're from)—chickpeas cooked in a spicy and tangy tomato-based sauce—is the kind of dish that stirs passions in the recipe-writing …

How to Unclog a Drain With Baking Soda & Vinegar | The Art of Manliness

Hair, soap scum, and dirt make up a cocktail of gross sludge that has to make its way from your sinks, bathtubs, and showers to the outside world. …

A Walkable Guide to Downtown Kansas City's Cheap Eats

Welcome to Kansas City!<p>This week will be bustling for you competitors during the USCC Qualifying Event. We hope to make the most of your precious …

Texas

Tips and Tricks to Beat Facebook's Algorithms

Ever since Facebook changed to curated news feeds, there has been endless grumbling in the photography community about diminished reach and post …

How to Photograph Reflective Surfaces

Photographing reflective surfaces and objects is usually quite challenging, and can easily turn the work of the photographer into a frustrating task. …

Travel the World With a Backpack | The Art of Manliness

All images taken by Dave Danzeiser.<p><i>Editor’s note: This is a guest post by David Danzeiser.</i><p>I hung up the phone with the travel agent. I had just …

Arranging Ellington: The Ellington Effect

How to Predict Dramatic Sunsets

One question every child asks is, “Why is the sky blue?” But let’s look at why is the sky red at Sunset. Light from the sun is made up of all the …

Photography

Brew with Chemex

Step 1<p>Prep and preheat<p>Place the Chemex Filter in the brewer with single fold away from the spout and multiple folds lined up against the spout. Rinse …

These 15 Jawdropping Places In Missouri Will Blow You Away

Hiking

How to Get Press for Anything

I will tell you the secret to getting the word out.<p>I remember when I was a seventeen year old kid browsing tech news on the Internet from my mom’s …

How to Brew Aeropress Coffee Over Ice

As the crisp days of fall and the last sunsets of summer fight for your affection, there's always time for one last stab at hot-weather refreshment (or if you're in Los Angeles, and it's still 100°). And though you've heard of cold brewed coffee, and Japanese-style iced coffee, there's yet …

Wynton Marsalis Daily Practice - Arban Trumpet Studies

Recommended Daily Practice by Wynton Marsalis <br>BDG Magazine(?), May, 1987<p><b>The quality of the practice is more important than the length of time it</b> …

George Clinton on his Life Aboard the Mothership

<i>Pierre Boulez died on January 5, 2016. The following was posted in 2015 on the occasion of the conductor's 90th birthday.</i><p>Today, March 26, 2015, is the 90th birthday of Pierre Boulez. One of the great firebrands in classical music history, Boulez cut a huge swath through European culture in the …

Flute