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The Latest Queer Fashion Trend And It's Not What You Think

“Gurl, you look good!” is a phrase that often accompanies the proud owner of a new Louis Vuitton bag. Looking good and doing it with luggage is common in the queer community. There is, however, a bag that’s becoming an albatross around our necks.<p>Consider that Prudential’s 2016-2017 LGBT Financial …

Trends

Weekly Planning: How to Plan Your Week | The Art of Manliness

Growing up, each day is pretty well-scheduled out for you. School from morning til afternoon. After school sports or a job. Homework. Time for bed. …

The Looking Movie Examines Its Own Gay Growing Pains

Andrew Haigh’s ending to the Looking saga is pensive and pretty.<p>Some people—O.K., most people—may have been done with <i>Looking,</i> HBO’s mildly controversial, two-season series about gay men living in San Francisco. But <i>Looking</i> wasn’t done with us. And so it’s returning on July 23 to finish its loose, …

Jonathan Groff

Quit Porn For Good | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: You can get the entire porn series in a book. Buy now.</i><p>It’s been interesting to watch this series unfold this week. Though I knew it …

The Easiest Way to Maintain Weight Loss for Good

Nick FerrariKeep It OffThis utterly simple trick helps maintain weight loss—for good.It’s a scary statistic: About 40% of people who lose weight gain …

Weight Loss

I do this simple meditation on my walk to work each morning and it's had a huge impact on my life

Meditation has had a huge effect on my life in many small ways. ABC news anchor Dan Harris said it best in his amazing book on mindfulness, it sort of makes you "10% happier." And that's wonderful. I'm only a few months in and can't say I'm 10% happier, maybe 5, but I'm on my way!<p>My regular form of …

Meditation

The Basics of Bike Maintenance

Bikes are simple machines, and though they might look like some crazy assemblage of gears, cables, and levers, there really isn’t that much going on …

Why your morning routine is so important

After reading why your nighttime routine is so important we thought it was time to shed some light on the following morning. Having a solid night …

7 Life Rules That Will Position You for Greater Success

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Finding success in business isn’t about luck. It requires a great deal of courage and big thinking, as well as the motivation to overcome those fears that can keep you stuck in accepting smaller parcels of reward.<p>To exponentially elevate …

Self-improvement

The 5 Foods to Avoid If You Want a Six-Pack

It's not your fault you don't have a six-pack—blame it on the food you eat.<p>Carrying a spare tire around your belly? You're not alone: Fifty-four …

Start Living Life to the Fullest: Powerful Phrases to Inspire you to Spiritual Greatness

I have selected 75 phrases that have had a profound impact in my life throughout the years. It is my sincere hope that they will deeply inspire you to reach a higher level of awareness and lasting fulfillment in your life in all the realms. May you surrender to the ecstasy of pure being and the …

Spirituality

How To Take Care of Yourself When You're Depressed | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

So much of depression can be linked back to forgetting to take proper care of ourselves. And the more depressed we feel, the less energy we have for …

2016 Cadillac ATS-V

Whether you're looking for a coupe or a sedan, if you're looking to go fast, the 2016 Cadillac ATS-V has you covered. Powered by a new Twin Turbo …

Automotive Design

Cocoon Home Security Device

To keep your house safe, you could go the traditional route and have an elaborate security system installed. Or could just grab a Cocoon Home …

Home Security

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 …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Best Stuff<p>The menswear, accessories, sneakers, and more worth your disposable income on.<p>13 Photos18 hours agoView More<p>LGBTQ<p>Plus: more on that Mike …

Prong PWR Case

If there's one thing our iPhones really, really need — besides a decent signal or Wi-Fi — it's power. As a result, there are tons of battery cases …

Gear & Gadgets

30 Things To Start Doing For Yourself

Marc and Angel are the authors of 1000 Little Things Happy Successful People Do Differently. Here’s their amazing list of <b>30 things to start doing for</b> …

6 Scientifically Proven Ways To Boost Your Self-Control

While it makes sense that meditation would be linked to greater willpower, who’d have thought procrastination could also do the trick?<p>One of the key parts of our culture at Buffer is a focus on self-improvement. We each pick an area to improve on each week and share our daily progress and …

Will Power

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How To Shine Shoes Like A Real Man: The Men's Essential Guide

There’s fashion advice that real men should know how to do even if they can afford to pay someone else to do it for them – whether that’s mending an …

WhistleGPS Dog Monitor

Dogs enjoy roaming around. They also tend to be rather precious to their owners, which is why we're hesitant to let them off the leash. With the …

Pets

Avoid Running Injuries

That said, injury prevention is also about what you do when you're not running. Do weight training and cycling at least once every five days to strengthen your muscles without overloading your joints and other soft tissue, says Dr. Vad. (Avoid squats and lunges, which strain the same joints that …

What Should You Eat Before a Run?

A new study provides pre-workout fuel for thought<p>Have you been fueling up all wrong before endurance workouts? Eating protein or fat before exercise might provide health benefits that carbohydrates don’t, suggests a new research review from Florida State University.<p>The common advice if you’re …

Nutrition

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Alternatives

20 Tips to Shed Body Fat for Good

1 of 20<p>Edgar Artiga<p>1. Change Your Lifestyle<p>When you go on a "program" to lose body fat, you may set yourself up for failure. A program implies an end …

The Only Way to Improve Your Situation is to Improve Yourself

Self-improvement is multifaceted. To improve yourself, you must consider every aspect of the word self. This means improving your mind, your body, …

Self-improvement