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Home Values Near Transit Outperform

Homes near public transit retained their value better during the recession than their counterparts in auto-dependent areas, according to a recent …

A guerilla gardener in South Central LA | Ron Finley

Ken Jennings: Watson, Jeopardy and me, the obsolete know-it-all

Peter Singer: The why and how of effective altruism

Veteran newspaper editor Neil Reynolds dead at age 72

Neil Reynolds, one of Canada's most storied newspaper editors and a Globe and Mail columnist, died of cancer in Ottawa Sunday. He was 72.<p>A native of Kingston, Ont., Mr. Reynolds worked his way through several newsrooms, rising to city editor at the Toronto Star by the mid-1970s. He left that job …

Conversational Narcissism: How to Avoid It | The Art of Manliness

Last month I met up with an old friend I hadn’t seen in forever to have lunch. Having both read and written about how to be an effective and …

So You Want My Job: Foreign Service Officer/Diplomat | The Art of Manliness

Ardastra Gardens in Nassau, The Bahamas.<p><i>Once again we return to our So You Want My Job series, in which we interview men who are employed in</i> …

7 Reasons to Become a Gentleman Gardener | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from John Porter.</i><p>With warm weather upon us and summer just around the corner, it’s time to think about gardening. …

How and Why to Become a Lifelong Learner | The Art of Manliness

For the first twenty-two years or so of our lives, our main “job” is learning. The bulk of our time is spent in classrooms acquiring new knowledge. …

12 Vintage Instructional Films For Personal Improvement | The Art of Manliness

Maybe you’ve seen the classic Civil Defense film “Duck and Cover” as part of a documentary about the postwar period, a clip of an unintentionally …

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The best outdoor restaurants in Chicago

Stefon SNL Sendoff

On the season finale of <i>Saturday Night Live</i>, city correspondent and tweaked-out club kid <b>Stefon</b> got a big send-off. Nightclub characters referenced by Stefon throughout the years showed up, and this clip has everyone: human parking cones, <b>Gizblow</b> (the coked-up Gremlin), the evil celebrity chef <b>Wario</b> …

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