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Ed Shaughnessy, Longtime ‘Tonight Show’ Drummer, Dead at 84

0<p>1<p>1 of 2 Next<p>Ed Shaughnessy, the drummer who was seen nearly every night for close to three decades as a member of Doc Severinsen’s band on <i>The</i> …

The Tonight Show

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Men's Fashion

Alpha Male Traits

How To Stop Being A Pushover At Work

I was in this situation recently. I walked into my boss's office, sweat streaming down my back. I was stressed, anxious and overwhelmed with uncertainty. He had asked me to work on a project that required technical skills I didn't have.<p>After I explained how my work on the project would put me, my …

8 Rules Of Wine Drinking

8 Wine Rules Every Man Must Know<p>There is no alcohol more intimidating than wine. Even Scotch, with its unpronounceable names and smoky flavor, is somehow easier to approach. All a guy needs is a little bit of information to approach a wine list with something like confidence. Once you get through …


How to Be Confident, Even When You're Not |

New challenges and opportunities can be exciting, but they can also test your self-esteem. Whether you are launching a new business, stepping into a bigger management role or even representing a new product, you likely lack the day-in-day-out experience that makes you knowledgeable and relaxed for …

Public Speaking

The Importance of Perspective

REST API Design with Brian Sletten

The Ultimate Wine-Pairing Infographic

I’ve never understood brussel sprouts. Oh, they’re delicious, roasted in a cast iron pan with big hunks of garlic. But I’ve tried reds, and I’ve tried whites. Neither seems to pair all that well. And wouldn’t you know it? Brussel sprouts are a footnote on this incredible infographic: Foods that …

Insect-Eye Digital Camera Sees What You Just Did

Almost all of our cameras form images by using a single lens to focus light onto a light-sensitive sheet. That’s how our own eyes actually work, but there are many other ways of seeing the world. Arthropods—insects,<p>spidersand their kin—have compound eyes, which consist of hundreds or thousands of …

Portraits of Angelina Jolie Captured by Brad Pitt

It is a little known fact that Brad Pitt can hold his own behind a camera. Not just any camera, mind you, but an old school film model. A November …

What Is It About Bees And Hexagons?

Solved! A bee-buzzing, honey-licking 2,000-year-old mystery that begins here, with this beehive. Look at the honeycomb in the photo and ask yourself: (I know you've been wondering this all your life, but have been too shy to ask out loud ... ) Why is every cell in this honeycomb a hexagon?<p>Bees, …

Write and Deliver a Great 'Best Man' Speech | The Art of Manliness

Photo by trubluetitan<p>At some point in your life, one of your buddies or your brother will probably ask you to be the best man in his wedding. This is …

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A disclaimer first: Reality TV is generally not my bag. But I happened to catch some of <i>The Voice</i> recently, and despite not being involved in the …

Reality TV

Bowl 'Em Over

Give your summer guests the hard punch they deserve (and spend less time playing bartender) with these big-batch craft cocktails.<p>Party-sized pours …

Extreme Sports

Information Theory in Three Minutes

Claude Shannon, the father of information theory, used to play an interesting game at cocktail parties. He'd grab a book, open it to a random page, …

Daily Wine Picks

Free Charlie Parker Jazz Festival Set for Aug 23-25 in NYC

0<p>1<p>2<p>1 of 3 Next<p>The 21st annual Charlie Parker Jazz Festival is scheduled for August 23-25 at various locations in New York City, beginning with Jimmy …

Charlie Parker

Mulgrew Miller: Its Easy to Remember (and so hard to forget)