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75+ Hobby Ideas For Men | The Art of Manliness

In the days of old, leisure time was not thought of as a chance to “veg out,” but as an opportunity to pursue one’s passions and interests — an …

Hiking Trail

How to Opt Out of the Most Popular People Search Sites

Genealogy site Family Tree Now made waves when people discovered it can be used to look up almost anyone’s personal information, even if they’d never …

SEO

Theodore Roosevelt Quotes on Citizenship | The Art of Manliness

Waller Newell has said that “In some ways, TR and Churchill have more in common with Homer and Shakespeare than they do with us.” That break has …

Common Sense

Potatoes can help cut cancer risk

New study reveals eating potatoes and cabbage can help reduce risk of developing stomach cancer<p>Scientists have discovered that eating potatoes and cabbage can help reduce the risk of developing stomach cancer.<p>It found that people who eat a large amount of white vegetables, such as onions and …

How to Make Popular Cocktails | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from Mike Hagan, a bartender and a recent feature in our So You Want My Job series.</i><p>There’s been a trend lately to …

Long-term study shows why bullying is a public health problem

Bullying may be responsible for nearly 30% of cases of depression among adults, a new study suggests.<p>By tracking 2,668 people from early childhood through adulthood, researchers found that 13-year-olds who were frequent targets of bullies were three times more likely than their non-victimized peers …

The Psychology Behind How Clothing Influences How People See You At Work

How you dress has a big impact on how people view you, and how you view yourself. According to 99U, it's not about dressing one specific way though, …

The 11 Best Winter and Snow Tires You Can Buy in 2018

<i>Updated for 2018: This post has been updated to include the best new winter tires for the 2017-2018 winter season. Links and specs have also been</i> …

Obama wants community college to be free

Free education "for those willing to work for it."<p>That's what President Obama announced Friday in a bid to make the first two years of community college free for "responsible" students.<p>The president announced the proposal at Pellissippi State Community College in Knoxville, Tenn., a significant …

College & University

LG shows off a functional Open webOS-based smartwatch with Audi car integration at CES

I don't know what to say. What I just experienced was inexplicable. After <i>Android Central</i> revealed the news that Audi's car-unlocking smartwatch (built by LG) runs webOS, I made an immediate dash to the nearby stand of TTs and asked the friendly German demo dude if I could borrow his watch for a …

Wearable Tech

What a Vasectomy Feels Like | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: This is a guest post from an author who would prefer to remain anonymous.</i><p><b>It will feel like</b> ferret-legging.<p>Not that you’ve ever …

Manvotional: The Majesty of Calmness | The Art of Manliness

Calmness is the rarest quality in human life. It is the poise of a great nature, in harmony with itself and its ideals. It is the moral atmosphere of …

Engineer Connects 27-Year-Old Macintosh Plus to the Internet

Engineer Jeff Keacher says his first “real” computer was a Macintosh Plus. Now 27-years-old, the device has an 8 MHz processor, 4MB of RAM, and a 512×342 resolution 1-bit screen. Keacher decided he wanted to use it to surf the Web:<p>Since this is 2013, Keacher used a Raspberry Pi to do the heavy …

Ronald Reagan's Son Records Atheist Radio Ad: 'Not Afraid Of Burning In Hell'

Ron Reagan, the son of former President Ronald Reagan, has recorded a radio ad promoting the Freedom From Religion Foundation. The ad has been running on the progressive radio program "The Randi Rhodes Show."<p>In the ad, which has been running all month, the former Air America host and atheist …

Troll wins Newegg encryption patent case, threatening web firms that protect customers

Advertisement<p>14 Comments<p>Credit: Vlada Z via shutterstock<p>Just as the web is clamoring for more encryption, a Texas jury has set a terrifying precedent …

Before You Take Another Selfie in the Name of Personal Branding, Read This | Inc.com

The guy who sat down beside me noticed my shirt and said, "Hey, are you a cyclist?"<p>"I like to ride bikes, but I wouldn't call myself a cyclist," I said. "I'm nowhere near that good."<p>"Still," he said. "What's the toughest climb you've done?"<p>I thought about it. "I guess the back side of Reddish Knob."<p>…

Personal Branding

Your lifestyle has already been designed

Well I’m in the working world again. I’ve found myself a well-paying gig in the engineering industry, and life finally feels like it’s returning to …

The 10 Foods Every Man Must Eat Before He Dies | Men's Health

It's prime beef, minced, and usually mixed with Dijon mustard, capers, chopped shallots, Worcestershire, anchovies, ground pepper, and a raw egg. Steak tartare has a velveteen texture and a deep, luxurious flavor that trumps any high-end steak you’ve ever eaten. It'll leave you to wonder why man …

Here's How Alcohol Wrecks Your Skin... And How To Choose The Least Damaging Drink

We like a good cocktail now and then. But what is alcohol really doing to our skin... and which drinks are inflicting the most damage?<p>We decided to face our fears and talk to Dr. David Colbert, founder of New York Dermatology Group, Dr. Debra Jaliman, author of "Skin Rules: Trade Secrets From a Top …

Tired? You Might Just Be Permanently, Genetically Jet-Lagged

Ever wonder why it's so darn hard to get yourself up and out of bed in the morning? Well, according to an article in the latest issue of the <i>New York</i> …

22 Things Under $100 That Every Man Should Have In His Closet

Getting dressed was easy as a kid: you had an infinite array of t-shirts, you could wear shorts whenever you wanted and somehow there was no time or place in which sneakers were not appropriate.<p>Now you're a grown-up, and things are more difficult, especially if you're a guy. How do you dress like a …

Rap Genius: the website that crunches hip-hop lyrics

Want to know if money is more desired than women in hip-hop? Or when 'dawg' got replaced by 'Dogg'? Then this is where to go<p>Eventually, it seems, the ultra-nerds invade everything, and the latest sphere of popular culture to fall is hip-hop. It's already creaking under the weight of …

Pakistan’s solution to terrorism: ban Skype

The southern province of Sindh, home to Pakistan’s largest city and commercial center Karachi, will ban voice-messaging services for three months “because terrorists are using them,” the Tribune newspaper reports. The list of services to be banned includes Microsoft’s Skype and Viber. Messaging app …

Pakistan

The internet has gotten a lot less free in the US, India and Brazil

As much as we online journalists love reports that rank things, even we must sometimes resist the urge to blog about them, even “in one map.” Because honestly, some countries are just going to either be really good or bad at various things for the foreseeable future. Just as the Central African …

Central African Republic

MacGyver Challenge Winner: Use Old Gift Cards to Keep Spare Keys Safe in Your Wallet

In this week's MacGyver Challenge, we asked you to hack something using an old gift card. We received some great entries, but the winning hack shows …

The Most Complete Guide To Beer Ever [Infographic]

It's... it's beautiful.<p>The artists at Pop Chart Lab, who've created gorgeous visualizations of everything from classic Nintendo games to bicycles, are tackling beer. A lot of beer.<p>Pop Chart has already released two beer posters, but since you can never, ever have a problem because of too much beer, …

Posters

Why Bacon Is The Most Important Food That Has Ever Existed

Bacon isn't the Chuck Norris of food: Chuck Norris is the bacon of people.

Boston Wire

Parts of Boston are on lockdown this morning, but it turns out that several <b>Dunkin' Donuts</b> remain open. Dunkin' Donuts released the following statement to BuzzFeed: "At the direction of authorities, select Dunkin' Donuts restaurants in the Boston area <b>are open to take care of the needs of law</b> …