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Trains And Railways Extravaganza, Part 2

"QUANTUM SHOT" #642<br>Link - article by Avi Abrams<p><b>Streamlined Train Wonders of the Art Deco Era</b><p><i>Don't miss our previous article Super High Speed Trains</i> …

Beginner's Guide to Fountain Pens | The Art of Manliness

“To sit at one’s table on a sunny morning, with four clear hours of uninterruptible security, plenty of nice white paper, and a [fountain] pen — that …

More job losses are coming for the US shale industry

So, with the prices of both Brent and WTI moving towards $50 per barrel, the short to medium-term outlook for oil remains mostly bearish. This is bad news for the U.S. shale sector which is already dealing with rising debt and the ever-increasing risk of default.<p>A recent Bloomberg report stated …

Tall Kitchen Chair Project / Rockler How-to

This kitchen chair is built taller than most other chairs to compliment higher counters and kitchen islands.<p>Chair building is what I do. Oh, I’ve …

Why the last of the JFK files could embarrass the CIA

Among the documents are roughly 3,600 that have never been seen by the public.<p>COLLEGE PARK, Md. — Shortly after the 1963 assassination of President John F. Kennedy, Chief Justice Earl Warren, who oversaw the first official inquiry, was asked by a reporter if the full record would be made …

When your Mac runs slow, give it a tuneup

Macs are solid machines, but just like their owners they have a tendency to get lethargic as they age. Launching and switching programs takes longer, simple tasks become arduous, and the dreaded beach ball of doom appears more often than it did when your machine was new. The operating system just …

Here's How to Stop Facebook From Snooping in Your Web History

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>This week, Facebook announced it was expanding its evil empire adding targeted advertising based on …

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Man's Need for Ritual and the Rites of Manhood | The Art of Manliness

Does modern life ever feel excruciatingly <i>flat</i> to you? A bleak landscape devoid of layers, rhythm, interest, <i>texture</i>?<p>Are you ever haunted by the …

Art of Manliness Holiday Gift Guide 2013 | The Art of Manliness

The holiday season is officially upon us and that means it’s time for our annual Art of Manliness holiday gift guide. When we make our gift guides, …

How to Repair Damaged or Missing Veneer

How many times have you passed on buying a piece of furniture, or worse, thrown away a piece because it had missing or damaged veneer? Maybe you have …

Home Improvement

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How to Build a Pergola for Backyard Shade - DIY

<i>Keep your cool under a pergola that brings beauty and comfortable outdoor living to your property.</i><p>June/July 2013<p><i>By Steve Maxwell</i><p>Bountiful sunshine …

Woodworking

How to Create 5 Makeshift Survival Lights When Power is Out and You're in a Pinch | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This guest post by Creek Stewart first appeared at willowhavenoutdoor.com</i>.<p>It’s impossible to be perfectly prepared for an imperfect …

Outlook, Office, Skype, Bing, Breaking News, and Latest Videos

Join Rewards and earn points when you explore and search on MSN.<p>See your recent documents, or start one for free with Office Online.<p>Sign in to your …

Double Useless Machine - Hacked Gadgets – DIY Tech Blog

So we have all seen a useless machine before and what could be more fun that one of those? How about a Double Useless Machine, this is the machine …

DIY Shelves: Techniques Every Woodworker Should Know

Six Things You’ll Learn With This Download:<p>1. Design shelves with ultra-light construction, or torsion boxes. It sounds fancy and complicated, but it …

How to Make a Leather Sheath for a Knife (Or Anything Else) | The Art of Manliness

Sometimes you want an item close at hand: not in a pocket, but right there where you need it. A pocket watch, compass, knife, cell phone, or any …

Convert Your Old Film SLR Into a Digital Camera with the DigiPod

The idea of fitting electronics into a film SLR in order to capture digital photos with it is not new. The thing is, most of the ideas we’ve shared …

Camera Settings for HDR Photography

High dynamic range (HDR) images are taking the photography world by storm as more and more photographers are discovering the stunning images the …