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100+ Essential Books Every Man Should Read

Amazon is offering $5 off on print book purchases of $15 or more until 11:59 pm December 14, 2017. Use the promo code <b>BOOKGIFT17</b> at checkout to …

Best of 2014: Films

Of the top ten grossing films in this year’s box office, only one wasn’t a part of, or the start of, a series: <i>Maleficent</i>, a reimagined <i>Sleeping Beauty</i> …

43 Books About War Every Man Should Read | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from Ryan Holiday</i>.<p>War is unquestionably mankind at his worst. Yet, paradoxically, it is in war that men — …

Super-thin, meter-long e-ink clock makes time gorgeous

In 1997, the MIT Media Lab spun off a company called E Ink that promised to change the way the displays on our electronics look. Since then, e-ink displays have primarily shown up on e-reader devices like Barnes & Noble's Nook and the Amazon Kindle. They've also worked their way into some watches …

10 Simple Ways To Increase Metabolism Without Working Out

The Deadlift. It is the quintessential weightlifting exercise. According to David Robson, a bodybuilder, personal trainer and contributor to …

Unforgettable Wedding Gift Created with a GoPro Camera Taped to a Bottle of Whiskey

We've seen the fun that's had with a GoPro camera, and we can now add this video to the list. Redditor Drowsy_jimmy attended the nuptials of Brian and Allie, and instead of getting the happy couple a standard wedding gift, he opted for something that's simple yet creative. After taping a GoPro to a …

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The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Travelers

When people hear that we’ve been traveling around the world, they often imagine the two of us relaxing on a beach, drinking <i>mai tais</i> and reclining …

Historical Perspectives: Ten Vintage Watches That Should Be More Expensive Than They Are, And Why

The world of vintage watches is a funny thing. Not funny “haha,” but rather funny “hmm, I see." The peaks and valleys in prices of wristwatches sold …

3 Essentials If You Love Vintage Watches

I am very much a “watch guy.” If you’re reading aBlogtoWatch, then chances are high that you’d consider yourself to be a member of the same club. But …

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6 Classic Colognes Every Man Should Own

<i>Last Updated October, 2017: Prices and links have been updated.</i><p>The word <i>perfume</i> originates from the Latin word <i>perfumare</i>, meaning “to smoke through.” …

Yamaha XS650 by Clutch Custom

It’s a long time since we’ve featured a Yamaha XS650. It’s a bike that has become ubiquitous: with so many customs built on the 45-year-old platform, it’s hard to impress any more.<p>This one is a cut above the rest though, mostly because it’s a subtle, well-judged enhancement that retains just enough …

Yamaha XJR400 by Ellaspede: A budget cafe

Let’s say you’re a relatively new convert to motorcycling. And you want a custom bike, something a little smaller and cheaper than an 883 Sportster, Triumph Bonneville or Moto Guzzi V7.<p>The obvious option is the Yamaha SR400. Or maybe one of the more compact vintage Honda CBs. But Australian builder …

Top 5 Triumph Scrambler customs

Triumph’s Bonneville-based ‘modern classics’ range has been a hit with riders and builders since its launch in 2001. Initially released as a carbureted 790cc parallel twin, Triumph later upped the capacity to 865cc and switched to fuel injection. Keeping the Bonneville platform as a basis, Triumph …

Near perfect vintage @omega constellation on leather strap from the 1960s. #watches

Interesting story about the TAG Heuer Monza. Former CEO JCB told me that in the mid-2000s he wanted to rationalise the number of models and the last choice came down to either the Monaco or the Monza...only 1. Monaco was chosen as it's an icon watch, but he kept getting asked about brining back the Monza- which he did in 2011. This is the Calibre 36/ El Primero model #tagheuer #tagheuermonza #monza #calibre36 #elprimero #calibre11

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Breakdown: Longines Heritage Avigation Watch Type A7

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5 Best Books For Learning About Women, Dating & Sex

Love Is Giving Someone The Power To Destroy You But Trusting Them Not To

Many experts now believe that a person’s emotional intelligence quotient (EQ) may be more important than their IQ and is certainly a better predictor …

Emotional Intelligence

Machine-Free Home Gym Essentials

Where home gyms of the past required you to dedicate the entire basement to a treadmill, weights and racks — or get a cumbersome all-in-one machine …

Triumph Enduro by 32 To One

Reading time: about 2 minutes.<p>Custom<br>• Enduro<br>• Motorcycles<br>• Retro<br>• Scrambler<br>• Triumph<p>The Triumph Scrambler has quickly become a prime target for custom …

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Jaguar E-Type ‘Evolution’ Roadster

Reading time: about 2 minutes.<p>British<br>• Cars<br>• Design<br>• Jaguar<br>• Luxury<br>• Vintage<p>There’s not a lot that can be written about the Jaguar E-Type that hasn’t already …

1964 Ferrari 250 LM by Scaglietti

Reading time: about 2 minutes.<p>Cars<br>• Classic Cars<br>• Design<br>• Ferrari<br>• Italian<br>• Rare<p>As far as I’m concerned, the Ferrari 250 LM by Scaglietti is the single most …

1958 AC Ace Roadster

Reading time: about 1 minute.<p>British<br>• Cars<br>• Classic Cars<br>• Luxury<br>• Vintage<p>Those unfamiliar with AC Cars might look at the AC Ace and immediately see a strong …

First ride: Ducati Monster 821 review

<b>TRACTION</b> control, Bosch ABS, 112hp, loads of use-able torque and a price of under nine grand. Throw in the fact it's got a Ducati badge and the …

Lee Parks Design DeerTours Gloves

Reading time: less than a minute.<p>American<br>• Gear<br>• Gloves<br>• Retro<br>• Safety<p>Lee Parks Design DeerTours Gloves are made from Grade-A American deer hide, it’s …

New and noted: Motorcycle Jackets

Motorcycle gear with classic styling is no longer a niche. It’s edging up the bestseller lists, and the mainstream brands are scrambling to catch up.<p>It’s as though we’re returning to the (perceived) golden days of the 1960s and 1970s. That means simple aesthetics, clean lines and traditional …

5 Things to Learn From the World's Best Job Applicants

Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat its mistakes. That's why I've started scouring the best job applications of all time to help me make better hiring decisions.<p>How do you hire great people? I'm taking on a role in a new startup soon, and one of my first responsibilities will …