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How to Be More Charismatic | The Art of Manliness

Are you a senior in high school running for Student Council President?<p>Are you an entrepreneur looking to make a successful pitch and attract …

The Boston bomber's family says the attack was part of an American conspiracy

Family members spoke to Time about how they believe Tsarnaev is innocent and the 2013 bombing of the Boston Marathon was part of an American government conspiracy.<p>Tsarnaev's uncle, Said-Hussein Tsarnaev, told Time that the attack "was all fabricated by the American special services." His family …

Justice

Jeb Bush eschews political dynasty talk with jokes

<b>Concord, New Hampshire (CNN) —</b> Jeb Bush joked he's not angling to set any historical records for presidential lineage.<p>"I have to prove that I'm not running for president -- if I go beyond the consideration of this to being an active candidate -- to try to break the tie between the Adams family and …

Government

George W. Bush admits he is Jeb Bush's biggest problem in 2016

Former President George W. Bush has a one word description for a major problem his younger brother, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush (R), will face if he enters the 2016 presidential election:<p>"Me."<p>President Bush, who left office with a dismal 35% approval rating, came clean about the reality of the …

How to Make Friends in a New City | The Art of Manliness

Every year, roughly 15% of the population of America relocates. If we expand that to a five-year period, that number balloons to 40%. Most moves are …

Second-Generation Immigrants Outperform Others in School

A re­cent study re­veals that second-gen­er­a­tion im­mig­rant stu­dents per­form bet­ter in aca­dem­ics than first-gen­er­a­tion and even …

How To Create The Perfect Workout Playlist (According To Science)

Harder, better, faster, stronger.

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World War II Fitness Test | The Art of Manliness

Have men these days “gone soft?” Is our generation less manly than past generations? Are we less tough than our grandfathers?<p>I see guys debate these …

Life Lessons from Charles Atlas | The Art of Manliness

© Charles Atlas, LTD<p><i>“Let Me Prove in 7 Days That I Can Make You a New Man!”</i><p><i>“The Insult That Made a Man Out of Mac”</i><p><i>“Hey, Skinny! Yer Ribs Are Showing!</i>”<p>…

Financial Regrets of College Graduates: The 3 Biggest Mistakes and How to Avoid Them | The Art of Manliness

This fall there will be over 20 million students heading to college, either returning from summer break or arriving for the first time. If you’re one …

Casual Dress for Young Men: What to Wear & How to Wear It | The Art of Manliness

Custom suits and imported silk ties look great, but they’re not a lot of use to young men in their late teens and early 20s.<p>Even if you could afford …

Study Tips for College Success | The Art of Manliness

When 160,000 undergraduates in the University of California system were asked to name the obstacles that impeded their academic success, the students …

How to Be Successful in Your Twenties | The Art of Manliness

<b>At age 20:</b> Bill Gates dropped out of Harvard and cofounded Microsoft, and Sir Isaac Newton began developing a new branch of mathematics.<p><b>At age 21:</b> …

A Man's Guide to the Scarf | The Art of Manliness

Most men’s scarves are approximately 10 inches wide, 70 inches long, and made from either a solid or patterned cut of cloth designed to wrap around …

How to Write a Resume | The Art of Manliness

“Hey Jim! Get a load of this resume…guy says he’s proficient in Word!”<p>The unemployment rate, as of this writing, is 7.9%. If you’re looking for a job …

Bodyweight Workout For Your Morning Routine | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: This is a guest post from Chad Howse.</i><p>Have you ever intended to work out in the afternoon or evening but didn’t get a chance to and …

38 Vintage Conversation Rules | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: The excerpt below comes from a book published in 1875:</i> A Gentleman’s Guide to Etiquette <i>by Cecil B. Hartley. Hartley’s rules may be</i> …

Undershirts: The Man's Guide to Their History, Styles, and Which To Wear | The Art of Manliness

Well, it’s summer now, and pretty soon we’re going to start seeing guys’ undershirts whether we want to or not. When it heats up outside, you see …

Learn a Foreign Language Quickly | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: This is a guest post by Benny the Irish polyglot who writes at Fluent in 3 Months.</i><p>Imagine being able to blend in undetected in another …

How to Make a Great First Impression with Your Place | The Art of Manliness

It’s date night. You and a gal have been out a few times and tonight you’ve invited her over your place for the first time for a dinner you’re …

The Perfect Pull-Up Fitness Guide | The Art of Manliness

I’m still haunted by my 6th grade gym class. At the beginning of the semester, all the students took part in a physical fitness test. Part of the …

Outfitted & Equipped: Working at a Coffee Shop | The Art of Manliness

<i>This post is brought to you by Sennheiser MOMENTUM Headphones. Find out more here.</i> <i>How does Outfitted & Equipped work? The FAQ.</i><p>Whether you’re …

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 …

Fathering With Intentionality: The Importance of Creating a Family Culture | The Art of Manliness

Have you ever met one of those families that just seem to have it all together? Maybe you knew such a family growing up and loved hanging out over at …

Perfect Push Ups Workout Guide: 35+ Exercises | The Art of Manliness

The humble push-up. Used by militaries all over the world to get their soldiers in fighting condition and middle school P.E. teachers to punish punk …