Jimmy Halvorsen

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Harrison Ford Gives 'Star Wars' Fans The Best Surprise Ever

Who wouldn't want to talk to Han Solo?<p>It's not every day you get a surprise from Harrison Ford.<p>The 73-year-old actor helped promote Omaze's "Star Wars": Force for Change fundraising campaign by hopping on some video chats with a few lucky fans. The individuals on the other end of the calls were …

Star Wars

Gird Up Your Loins: An Illustrated Guide | The Art of Manliness

If you’ve read the Bible, then you’ve probably come across the phrase “gird up your loins.” I’ve always thought it was a funny turn of phrase. …

Solitaire and Minesweeper were created to trick you into learning things about computers

It turns out that both games were reportedly designed to teach people the skills they would need to use these newfangled personal computers.<p>Take Solitaire for instance, which was rolled out in 1990. Sure, it was convenient that it was a game that could be played with one person, but the real …

How to Settle Your Mind | The Art of Manliness

The modern man often leads a rather harried life. There are exams to ace, bills to pay, diapers to change, and annoying co-workers to contend with. …

Latin Words and Phrases Every Man Should Know | The Art of Manliness

What do great men like Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Jefferson, and Theodore Roosevelt all have in common?<p>They all were proficient in Latin.<p>From the …

Emerald Green Galaxy S6 Edge Lands On Vodafone UK

We heard last month that Samsung would launch a new blue topaz Galaxy S6 and emerald green Galaxy S6 Edge options in the UK.<p>Vodafone has announced …

Electronics Industry

Best Movies to Watch: 100 Must See Movies | The Art of Manliness

For whatever reason (most likely the fact that viewing is easier than reading), films don’t seem to get the same kind of cultural respect as books …

Comic-Con Lego sculpture pits Hulkbuster Iron Man against Hulk

One of the more memorable fights in <i>Avengers: Age of Ultron</i> took place between two of the Avengers themselves: Iron Man, in his Hulkbuster armor, battled the Incredible Hulk in hand-to-hand combat. A Lego sculpture seen at Comic-Con 2015 recreates that sequence, and you can see it in video form …

Acer launches a curved — and pricey — 34-inch monitor for gamers

Acer has launched a 34-inch gaming monitor for the U.S. market as part of a drive to appeal to gamers with deep pockets and visual lust.<p>The new Acer XR341CK can display images in QHD resolution (3440 pixels x 1440), and it uses Advanced Micro Devices’ FreeSync technology to end choppy gameplay and …

Acer

How to Tie 7 Basic Knots | The Art of Manliness

For centuries, knotsmanship has been passed down from generation to generation. It’s an essential skill whether a man desires to hit the high seas or …

This Dark Souls Statue Is the Most Disgusting Thing at E3

18 Jun 2015<p>Watch a fountain of black blood explode all over E3.

Dark Souls

Old-School Men's Hair Products: Pomades, Brylecreem, and Hair Tonic | The Art of Manliness

So you’ve decided to upgrade your hairstyle from your boyish, middle school spiky in the front get-up to a manly <i>Mad Men</i> haircut with a nice taper and …

Public Restroom Etiquette for Men | The Art of Manliness

While it may seem that the laws of etiquette only apply to dinner parties and theater outings, a certain decorum should prevail even in a public …

How to Wax Your Own Clothing and Gear | The Art of Manliness

Before the development of synthetic fabrics with their built-in water-resistant properties, men had to waterproof their clothing and gear from …

The Power of Micro Naps | The Art of Manliness

Eccentric artist Salvador Dali believed that one of the secrets to becoming a great painter was what he called “slumber with a key.” “Slumber with a …

Bloodborne's latest patch actually makes the game easier

<i>Bloodborne</i>'s latest patch is live and brings an enormous list of changes and tweaks to developer From Software's action role-playing game — several of which will make players' journeys through Yharnam easier.<p>Sony Entertainment Japan Studio producer Masaaki Yamagiwa detailed patch 1.04's changes on …

Arcane

6 Exercises to Stop Slouching | The Art of Manliness

Earlier this year when I made a video about how to plan your week, several viewers commented on the terrible Quasimodo-like hunched back I displayed. …

Pain

What’s the most we can remember?

People with extraordinary memory talents suggest that your mind may be capable of retaining more than you think, says Adam Hadhazy.<p>Unlike digital cameras with full memory cards that cannot snap any more pictures, our brains never seem to run out of room. Yet it defies logic that one adult human …

Humanity

Bill Nye Wants You To Fund This Solar Sail Spacecraft

Will it be smooth sailing for LightSail?<p>The Planetary Society is about to bring one of Carl Sagan’s dreams to life. On May 20, the non-profit scientific organization--run by “Science Guy” Bill Nye--will be sending their LightSail spacecraft into lower Earth orbit for a 30-day test run. LightSail is …

Space Travel

Run Like An Animal With Bionic Boots [Video]

These boots were made for bounding<p>For 25 years, inventor Keahi Seymour has dreamed of running with the speed and loping gait of an animal. His inspiration struck at age 12, while he was watching a program about kangaroos. “The announcer said it moves at such an efficient gait by using its Achilles …

How and When to Tuck in Your Shirt | The Art of Manliness

<i>Why talk about something so basic?</i><p><i>Is there really a need to teach men something most of us have been doing since we were 5?</i><p>Well, yes actually.<p>Just …

Save Money and Shop Smart: Know the Style Pyramid | The Art of Manliness

Let’s just be honest: style, for men, is a hard thing to grasp. It’s especially hard when buying new clothes. We always forget our sizes, we don’t …

Beginner's Guide to Fountain Pens | The Art of Manliness

“To sit at one’s table on a sunny morning, with four clear hours of uninterruptible security, plenty of nice white paper, and a [fountain] pen — that …

How to Jump From Rooftop to Rooftop | The Art of Manliness

So you’re being pursued by spies/and or ninjas who want you dead. They’ve chased you through a building and onto the rooftop. You sprint towards the …

15-Minute Morning Workout Routine | The Art of Manliness

Adrian Peter Schmidt was born in the Alsace-Lorraine region of what is now France in 1872. His genetics and circumstances did not point to a future …

How You Know She Is the One | The Art of Manliness

When we wrote 14 Ways to Affair Proof Your Marriage, several people rightly pointed out that the best way to obtain a happy and faithful marriage is …

Bill Nye explains Star Wars holograms using emoji

Star Wars Day is a mere 364 days away, so to pass the time, consider watching Bill Nye explain how holograms work, in a galaxy far, far, away — and in ours.<p>Joining Nye in the video from The Watercooler YouTube channel is a chorus of emoji, some with Star Wars makeovers.<p>For more on Star Wars, …

Star Wars: Battlefront -- Everything You Need to Know

Electronic Arts and DICE announced <i>a ton</i> of details about the upcoming first-person shooter Star Wars: Battlefront today at the Star Was Celebration in Anaheim, California. We learned the game's release date, saw a full-length trailer, and heard the first details about gameplay, including a …

Man makes mockery of Bloodborne by beating it with a Rock Band guitar controller

<i>Bloodborne</i> is a difficult video game, people will tell you. You'll die a lot, they'll say. It may make you want to snap your controller in half, they'll warn you.<p>Those people aren't necessarily wrong, but Twitch streamer Benjamin "bearzly" Gwin ignores their words. He's made a name for himself …

How to Whistle With Your Fingers | The Art of Manliness

Ever since I was a kid, I’ve wanted to know how to give a commanding whistle with my fingers in my mouth. You know. The kind you see people give in …