Pete Kerber

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5 gadgets you should have in your house in case of an emergency

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Amazon Just because you don't want to think about emergency situations doesn't mean you shouldn't be prepared for them.<p>Most of us take …

Emergency Preparedness

The Greatest Grilled Cheese Sandwich—and the History Behind It

Beginning in the 1970s, a band of female cheesemakers launched a food revolution. What better way to give them their due than with this recipe for the mother of all grilled cheese sandwiches?<p>By<p>Tia Keenan<p><b>SOME MOVEMENTS</b> begin with small, disparate acts. The American artisan-cheese revolution started …

Food

Folding the World Record Paper Airplane

John Collins is the brain behind the design for the world record-holding paper airplane flight for distance. He stopped by Harvard University for a …

'Serial' team returns with a new true crime podcast

When it debuted in 2014, <i>Serial</i> was a breakout hit for podcasting and an interesting case of the media effecting social justice. The show's team of <i>This American Life</i> alumni even won a Peabody award for their reporting on the murder of Maryland teen Hae Min Lee in 1999, and a second season tackled …

33 DIY Gift Ideas for Men | The Art of Manliness

Buying any of the items from our holiday gift guides will surely make some man’s (or gals’s) Christmas. But in my experience, the gifts that mean the …

How To Make Chickpeas That Taste Like Cheetos

Can't stop, won't stop.<p>We all want to eat the Cheetos. All the Cheetos. But if you have any respect for your health, reaching for those neon-orange snacks just isn’t always the best idea. But that doesn’t mean we can’t try to make everything we eat taste like Cheetos ― even chickpeas.<p>That’s just …

Food

50 Best Books for Boys and Young Men | The Art of Manliness

As a boy, one of my favorite times in school was when we’d get a new Scholastic News book “catalog.” I would pour over the pages picking out which …

Get It Right Ultimate Spatula, Red | Shopswell

Get It Right Ultimate Spatula, Red<p>share<p>$17.37<p>Buy from Amazon<p>Cooking. It's not a strength I posses. I'm not super domestic, so cleaning isn't a huge …

11 Places to Visit on the Ultimate American Road Trip

There’s something truly romantic about the great American road trip. The thought of throwing caution to the wind, jumping in the car (a vintage …

The Paleo Secret

The truth is, eating fat is the perfect way to burn fat -- IF you know the right kinds of fats to eat!<p>Only certain kinds of fats are healthy and have …

How to Make a Property Tax Appeal Pay Off

Rising property taxes are one of the unfortunate realities of homeownership, especially when taxes increases outpace inflation or your …

Exploring the world with your smartphone - 9 extremely useful apps for the savvy traveller

We live in a digital age where we explore the world with our smartphones. So it makes sense that instead of parting with cash to buy language dictionaries and tourist guide books, we would rather download a selection of helpful apps and save space in our suitcases before we go away on holiday. And …

How to Clean a Deck With a Pressure Washer

A pressure washer could become your most valuable tool on chore day, helping you tackle a range of tasks in record time. That includes reviving a …

These secret codes have completely changed how I watch Netflix

We've all been there. You sit down on the couch, turn on Netflix, and the next thing you know, you've spent 20 minutes scrolling through shows and movies without finding a single thing you actually want to watch.<p>You feel like you've seen everything before, the recommended choices don't look …

Brad Pitt

18. Hearts Of Darkness: A Filmmaker's Apocalypse (1991)

Without question, Hearts of Darkness: A Filmmaker's Apocalypse is the definitive documentary about the making of a motion picture.<p>Forget about the …

Blade Runner

Travel the World With a Backpack | The Art of Manliness

All images taken by Dave Danzeiser.<p><i>Editor’s note: This is a guest post by David Danzeiser.</i><p>I hung up the phone with the travel agent. I had just …

Backpacking

This 'homeless' guy flies first class for free and says anyone could do it — here's how

And he's homeless, because he spends most of his time in the sky, flying first class — for free.<p>He says anybody could get free first-class tickets, if you play it smart.<p>"It sounds cliché, but I'm living my dream," Schlappig told Business Insider.<p>We spoke to Schlappig to hear his story:

Luxury Travel

6 poems to read on Christmas Day

Reading poetry on Christmas might not be a widespread tradition, but maybe it should be. With all the clamor of kids playing with their new toys, family members catching up with one another and basketball blaring on the TV, it's probably a good idea to reserve a little time to yourself.<p>If it's all …

Literature

How to Kick Your Clutter Habit and Live in a Clean House Once and For All

Maybe you've got a few boxes lying around, or maybe the camera crew from <i>Hoarders</i> is knocking at your door as you read this. Either way, clutter is …

How to Pick a Lock | The Art of Manliness

Back in October I had the pleasure of attending the ITS Tactical Muster, during which I learned several awesome manly skills. My favorite tutorial …

The Maxims of Francois de La Rochefoucauld | The Art of Manliness

I love a good maxim.<p>The ability to encapsulate a profound truth or insight in as few words as possible is a talent I really admire. Such dense …

22 Cool Gifts for the Hipster Guy in Your Life

Truth: Pinning down the perfect gift for the fussy hipster in your life is no easy task (<i>is their favorite coffee cold brew or pour over — I can’t remember!</i>). But have no fear. There are plenty of stylish, rad <i>and</i> practical gifts out there that feel anything but mainstream — the all-important …

iOS 9 still has plenty more to come

iOS

Best Security Software for Your Money - Consumer Reports

• Free software, such as Avira Free Antivirus 2015, is good enough for most users. It provides ample protection against websites that deliver malicious …

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 …

12 best iPhone apps of 2014

Between iOS 8 and the iPhone 6, 2014 may have been one of the best years yet for iPhone users.<p>But killer updates from Apple aside, there was no …

How to Make Flavored Toothpicks | The Art of Manliness

Since literally the dawn of man, toothpicks have been used as a tooth-cleaning device. With the advent of tooth-brushing and flossing, however, …

Top 5 Black Friday TV deals under $500 - Consumer Reports

3. A 40-inch Element 1080p TV for $119 at Target, Amazon, and probably Walmart. No specific model has been named, but we think it might be the …

Does Walmart or Target have the best Black Friday TV deals? - Consumer Reports

<b>Walmart</b><p>So how do Walmart's TV deals compare?<p>Some are almost exactly the same, though Walmart has more choices and often the set on sale is a step-up …

Rebels Refinery Wealth Of Man Oil Bar Soap

Only the manliest of men get clean using black soap. That's exactly what Rebels Refinery Wealth Of Man Oil Bar Soap lets you do. Made in Toronto in …