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Jack Kerouac’s List of 30 Beliefs and Techniques for Writing and Life

In the year of reading more and writing better, we’ve absorbed David Ogilvy’s 10 no-bullshit tips, Henry Miller’s 11 commandments, John Steinbeck’s 6 pointers, and various invaluable advice from other great writers. Now comes <b>Jack Kerouac</b> (March 12, 1922–October 21, 1969) — cultural icon, symbolism …

7 Habits of Incredibly Happy People

While happiness is defined by the individual, I’ve always felt it foolish to declare that nothing can be learned from observing the happiness of …

Happiness

30 Ways Evernote Can Improve Your Life | One App to Rule Them All | The Art of Manliness

<i>Update: This article is NOT a sponsored post. We received absolutely nothing from Evernote in exchange for this post and have never communicated with</i> …

Necktie Tips for Men: An Illustrated Guide | The Art of Manliness

× Tie Tips: A Visual Guide Proper Tie Length. Tip of tie comes right to the top of your belt buckle. Tie a little long? Use the Windsor Knot – it …

Bodyweight Workout For Your Morning Routine | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: This is a guest post from Chad Howse.</i><p>Have you ever intended to work out in the afternoon or evening but didn’t get a chance to and …

4 Benefits of Writing By Hand for National Handwriting Day

<b>By Chris Gayomali</b><p>Today is National Handwriting Day! Although we don't write like we used to, here are four ways handwriting is still helpful.<p>1. It's …

5 Morning Rituals to Keep You Productive All Day Long

Co-founder of thredUp.com<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Most of us work long hours: 40, 50 or even 60 hours each week. But chances are, given distractions like online entertainment, office snacking habits and ill-designed time management, we're only churning out …

5 Questions to Discover Who You Are and What Will Make You Happy

<b>“It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are.</b>” ~<b>E.E. Cummings</b><p>At twenty-five I was happily married and had a great career, many friends, …

It wrecks lives – but it has also inspired art from the poetry of Baudelaire to the music of Lou Reed. In Paris and Berlin, Andrew Hussey traces the path of heroin through modern culture<p>One of the easiest places to find heroin in Paris is in the streets in and around the Gare du Nord, a stone's …

2013 in Music: The Year Virality Trumped Nuance

There have been plenty of wonderful things about music this year. These albums. This photo. The emergence of new talents like Majical Cloudz and …

Top 10 Marijuana Myths and Facts

There's a lot of misinformation out there about marijuana, so we're breaking down 10 of the most persistent myths about the drug – and giving you the …

Top 10

The war over “Wolf of Wall Street”

Does Scorsese’s would-be masterpiece glorify greed and debauchery or attack them? And how do we know for sure?<p>Here we are again: How does Martin Scorsese feel about Jordan Belfort, the debauched penny-stock tycoon played by Leonardo DiCaprio, who never quite receives his just deserts in “The Wolf …

Think house prices are unaffordable now? It gets worse

House prices have risen in the area of 5.5 per cent annually on average over the past 17 years, almost exactly what the Canadian Real Estate Association has estimated for 2013. Looking ahead to the end of this year, CREA sees a gain of 2.5 per cent on a Canada-wide basis. Let's apply that number on …

How Every Pixar Movie Is Connected

The Unexpected Lessons of Growing Up With Britney Spears

We took a break from analyzing dead British authors to talk about Britney Spears in English class my sophomore year of high school. I don’t remember …

The Year We Broke the Internet

An explanation. An apology. A plea.<p>As winter storms were buffeting parts of the country last week, our collective attention was drawn halfway around the world to Egypt. Images of the pyramids and the Sphinx covered in snow had emerged, and were being shared tens of thousands of times on Facebook …

Will quitting porn improve your life?

A growing ‘NoFap’ movement of young men are saying no to porn and masturbation<p>Earlier this year, Armando, a 23-year-old technician from Oklahoma (who …

The disturbing truth of 'Dr. Strangelove'

Almost everything about Stanley Kubrick's Cold War satire <i>Dr. Strangelove</i> feels surreal, but some of the situations it depicts turn out to have been disquietingly realistic. Eric Schlosser, author of the celebrated <i>Fast Food Nation</i> — which Richard Linklater turned into a movie starring Greg Kinnear …

Neil Young's Incredible Carnegie Hall Shows: 10 Must-See Videos

10<p>Neil Young fans are still reeling from last week's incredible four-night stand at Carnegie Hall. For reasons that remain unclear, Young devoted the …

Carnegie Hall

Elijah Wood Producing Serial Killer Trilogy Called THE BOY

Yasiin Bey Debuts 3 New Songs In Africa

To celebrate the birthday of Muhammad Ali, Yasiin Bey travels to Africa for a tribute performance in commemoration of the global icon. Live streaming …

Blocked Rolling Stones documentary exposes the sadness behind fame

Nothing looms quite like something you can't see, and in the 42 years since Robert Frank shot his vérité documentary account of the Rolling Stones' North American tour of 1972, <i>CS Blues</i> has taken on the aura of a darkly magical and mysterious forbidden artifact. Blocked from release by the band, the …

Bryan Cranston Stars In Short Film After Challenging Production Assistants To Write A Script That Would Blow Him Away

During a break from filming new movie "Cold Comes the Night" last year, Bryan Cranston offered production assistants working on the film a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity — the chance to make a short film starring the "Breaking Bad" actor.<p>Cranston put together a contest, challenging the production …

Bryan Cranston