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5 Stogies for the Backyard BBQ

After another interminably long, cold and snowy winter, we’re ready to break out the shorts, t-shirts, cold brews and great cigars to celebrate the …

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. …

Workouts

Waterproof Dryer Lint Fire-Starter

Torque: DIY All Terrain Electric Longboard<p>DIY Camper Van Conversion Bed Build, Bed Converts to a Couch! #VANLIFE<p>Homemade Roof Rack With …

Cleaning

Review: Transcend’s JetDrives add whopping 240-960GB SSD to MacBook Air at a great price

See that little $190 daughter card up there^? It houses 240GB of Transcend SSD and it could replace the 64GB or 128GB SSD that came in your MacBook Air in as little as 5 minutes. Even better, Transcend just released larger versions in 480GB and 960GB sizes to blow your SATA III MacBook Air or Pro …

Escape Mobile Cabin

Ever dreamt of escaping to one of the wonderful remote cabin´s we have featured before? Meet "Escape", a beautifully crafted and efficiently designed …

How to Turn a Book Into a Handsome Clock | The Art of Manliness

From pocket watches to grandfather clocks, men have long held a fascination with keeping time in stylish and classic ways. What better way to do so …

The Game Changer Workout

The 7 Best Gear Websites

I love my job. Playing with gear is clearly the highlight of my day and getting to geek out while writing about it is a relatively close second. But reading about what's new is also pretty high on the pleasure scale right now. With more people buying gear online, the need for quality reviews is …

Kit: Mobile Office

Business travelers used to have serious panache: Vasco da Gama traveled in a fleet of ships accompanied a few hundred men; Benjamin Franklin …

The World's Best Obstacle Course Racer Shares His Secret Recipe

With upwards of 35 first-place finishes, 36-year-old Hobie Call has won more obstacle races than anyone. His secret? Smart training, sure. But Call also swears by his wheatgrass smoothies—so much so that he blended and gave away 1,500 of them at the 2012 Utah Spartan Beast. “What makes it so great …

How to Win 5 State Fair Games | The Art of Manliness

It’s state fair time once again all over the country. And that means Ferris wheels, giant turkey legs, a visit from the world’s smallest horse, and, …

George S. Patton Motivational Posters | The Art of Manliness

George “Old Blood and Guts” Patton was a four star general who ably led American troops during World War II. In his 36 years of distinguished service …

What Are You Training For?

I recently posed this question to one of the CD/CT teams that I’ve been training for the past four years. Like most units, the level of commitment …

Hide Any File or Folder on Your Mac with a One Simple Terminal Command

Whether you need to hide your secret diary or your giant stash of porn, you can do it with one terminal command on the Mac. If you want it back, the …

Operating Systems

Revisited – A Lightweight First Aid Kit for Backpacking

Back in 2011 I shared some thoughts on first aid for backpacking along with the kit that I carry. This kit is designed for ‘typical’ backpacking …