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Rome Journal: Why Travel Anywhere?

What is the point of travel? People do the Terracotta Warriors, the Forbidden City and the Wall when they go to China. You go to Jordan for Petra, India for the Taj Mahal and the Ganges, Cambodia for Angkor Wat, Rome for the Pantheon. Angkor what? remarks the jaded tourist. But what really is the …

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National Geographic Travel

The Scary Truth About Chicken

Now the Morisons raise chickens on their own terms. In those chicken houses, now cleaned and uncrowded, Frank kicks wood shavings under a water station. "See how nice and dry this is? When it was industrial chickens, you'd have this much poop under here." He holds his hands several inches …

National Geographic Travel

A Thanksgiving dinner resolution: Why you should invite Indians to the table today

As we eat that turkey tonight, let’s consider how our system is depriving Natives of economic and criminal justice<p>While most Americas enjoy our Thanksgiving holiday, millions of descendants of those alive during that first Thanksgiving—Native Americans—still live in a legal and economic limbo, …

In Defense of Obama

The Nobel Prize-winning economist, once one of the president’s most notable critics, on why Obama is a historic success<p>When it comes to Barack Obama, …

Why Do Witches Ride Brooms?

The popular image of a witch, which you can see everywhere right now in the form of Halloween costumes and decorations, is a woman with a pointy hat …

Seven cruise journeys that evoke a lost era

Giant floating cities complete with endless buffets, kids clubs and climbing walls? Who needs them? Take to the water in style in homage to a bygone era.<p><b>Glide down the Nile on a Belle Époque steamer</b><p>Forget about crowded bus tours, the best way to see Egypt’s archaeological treasures is by boat – …

Cruise Ships

Soldiers' Kits, 1066 to the Present

Thom Atkinson, a photographer, has documented the personal gear carried by British soldiers from nearly a millennium ago until today. In addition to …

How to Drink Whiskey | The Art of Manliness

While whiskey was first billed as a medicinal substance — aquavitae or “water of vitality” — it soon gained popularity and became one of the most …

Mommas, Don't Let Your Babies Grow Up to be Professional Bull Riders

The only good reason to ride a bull is to meet a nurse. Or so I’ve been told. But after an evening in the media seats at a recent Professional Bull Riders (PBR) event in Albuquerque, New Mexico, I’m not sure the prettiest nurse in the West is worth climbing aboard two thousand pounds of burger …

Time I

Straight Razor Restoration | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: This is a guest post from Matt Pisarcik and Sebastian Sandersius.</i><p>When you think of the manliest way of shaving, your mind undoubtedly …

Let It Go(T), A Musical Mashup of ‘Game of Thrones’ and the Song ‘Let It Go’ From Disney’s ‘Frozen’

“Let It Go(T)” is a musical mashup of HBO’s television series <i>Game of Thrones</i> and the song “Let It Go” from Disney’s 2013 animated film <i>Frozen</i>. Gail …

Game of Thrones

10 Curious Facts About Marijuana

DIY Wooden Coasters

Katie on May 10, 2013<p>Hi! I LOVE this favor idea for a rustic wedding! In fact, I included it in my 10 Creative DIY Wedding Favors post :) …

Weddings

If You've Ignored Bitcoin Up Until Now, This One's For You

One of Bitcoin's largest trading exchanges shut down Tuesday, and you probably couldn't care less.<p>So what if rumors are circulating that millions of dollars' worth of Bitcoin are stolen? If you don't understand Bitcoin in the first place, it's hard to figure out why this matters. So we're using …

How to Make a Drinking Glass From a Bottle | The Art of Manliness

I’ve often admired the artwork on beer bottles, liquor bottles, even craft soda bottles. And I’ve often wondered how to capture some of this artwork …

How to plan your Colorado “weedcation” like a responsible grown-up

Visitors to Colorado are now welcomed at dozens of marijuana dispensaries, where they can buy up to a quarter ounce (7 grams) of pot for their own consumption. The new boom in weed tourism has meant long lines at Denver’s dispensaries, and a nascent but growing industry of packaged “green tours,” …

Cannabis

Ten great ghost towns in the West

How to enjoy recreational marijuana in Colorado when most places are smoke-free

<i>My hotel room is non-smoking. So is every restaurant and bar in Colorado. So are the ski areas. Wait, what? I was promised pot tourism and legal</i> …

The Amazing History Of London’s Most Enduring Logo

For over a century, the London Underground Roundel has gotten into the DNA of some of the world’s top designers. A new book explores how.<p>It is hard to imagine a simpler symbol than the one that brands every London bus, subway, and station, the London Underground Roundel. Although little more than a …

England

Straight Razor Shaving For Beginners | The Art of Manliness

Our very first post on the Art of Manliness was a introductory guide to shaving like your grandpa with a double-edged safety razor. Since then, we’ve …

Greg Stone

20-something small, portable campers for backwoods living

Out back<p>Easily the largest category of small campers in the collection is hitch trailers, which come in every size, shape and style. Some of them are …