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A Supercut Of Skeletor's Greatest Soul-Destroying Insults

He was the villain that flickered the TVs of countless childhoods around the world. The scantily clad Skeletor was He-Man's arch nemesis and …

How to Barbecue

1<p><b>Get to know your gas or charcoal grill.</b> While there are advantages and disadvantages to both, most people choose a charcoal grill for the flavor and …

Guaranteed Muscle Mass

Here's what you need to know...<p>The author went from a body weight of 114 to 280 pounds using these techniques.<br>• Reps: That's what works to build a …

Why You Should Work Your Abs First

Lift more weight, burn more fat, and unlock your potential by training your core at the beginning of your workout<p>If you want to take your workouts to a whole new level, start with your middle.<p>“People achieve better results when they do core exercises at the beginning of their workout instead of the …

The Eight Most Common Traits of Successful People

Not every successful person gets successful the same way, but they all may still have some traits in common. Here are eight traits that most …

Success

Make Beans in a Slow Cooker Instead of Boiling Them

Beans are an inexpensive ingredient, but often need soaking and boiling. Throw them in the slow cooker in the morning and by the time you get home …

The 100-Rep Squat Workout

Joseph Arangio

Why The Pushup Is The World's Greatest Exercise

If I could only do one exercise for the rest of my life, it would be the pushup.<p>Maybe you hate them or you think you can't complete a single rep or you think being a runner (or a cyclist or a walker) means you only need to focus on your lower body. But it's time to stop considering the pushup an …

5 Fast Rules to Be Bigger, Leaner, and Stronger

Easy tips for better muscles<p>Ask the average guy in the average gym how to build bigger muscles, and chances are he'll tell you to do exactly what he's doing: lots of sets and reps of lots of redundant exercises. Except . . . well, you notice it's not working particularly well for him. Worse, you …

Take a Day Off and Put Yourself Through Financial Boot Camp

You have a 401(k) from an old employer that you haven't looked at in weeks, a high-interest credit card you've been meaning to do something about for …

How to Live with an Ex in Five Simple Steps

<i>by Lia Lobello</i><p>New York is a town with a double edge. It’s a city where you can cheap out and spend a day in The Met for a $1 (and almost feel good …

Manvotional: Young Benjamin Franklin's Plan of Conduct | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: In 1726, Benjamin Franklin found himself on an 11-week voyage from London back to Philadelphia. He had spent some time in England</i> …

America's Adults Won't Be Ready For Retirement

artisrams via http://www.flickr.com/photos/artisrams/3575488218/ creative commons The Great Recession has had a huge affect on people's retirement plans — and many households are not adequately prepared for the future. This is according to the results of a new Federal Reserve survey.<p>Adults now …

Retirement

Listening To 50 Cent Before Job Interviews Will Make You More Confident, Study Suggests

Listening to 50 Cent's "In Da Club" has always been perfect for when it's your birthday, for when you're sipping Bacardi or when it's not your birthday, but now you can add right before a job interview to that list.<p>A study conducted by Dennis Y. Hsu, Li Huang, Loran F. Nordgren, Derek D. Rucker and …

The Genius Pushup You Need to Add to Your Workout

This version will light your upper body on fire and challenge your strength<p>The Spiderman pushup is extremely tough. It involves lowering yourself into a pushup position while simultaneously bringing one knee to one elbow. Now, BJ Gaddour, C.S.C.S., the creator of the cutting-edge <i>Men's Health</i> DVD …

DIY Cooler Light Automatically Turns On When You Open Your Cooler

Rooting around a cooler in the dark is annoying. For $5, Instructables user MechanicalMashup shows us how to add a light to your cooler that …

Fist Bumps Better Than Handshakes, Says Science

I knew it! I knew it. Looks like <i>Army of Two</i> was onto something after all.<p>How do you greet people when you first meet them? Do you reach out a hand …

Amazon Launches a Portal Dedicated to Customizing 3D-printed Products

Amazon has introduced a new portal on its site that is designed to bring together and highlight 3D-printed products for sale on the platform.<p>The company said that the marketplace is home to more than “200 unique print on-demand products” – including toys, fashion accessories and home furnishings – …

ZEUS Thunder Vaporizer

I received a sample of the ZEUS Thunder vaporizer pen for a state-of-matter-changing test drive. Unfortunately, it was right after my mama coerced me …

How to Make a Plastic Bottle Mosquito Trap

Community Tested<p>You can easily reduce the number of mosquitoes on your property with a plastic bottle trap that will attract and kill the mosquitos. …

How to inhale your alcohol

“Drinking is so 2013,” says Vapshot, creator of a pair of alcohol vaporizers aimed at the discerning partygoer for whom dumping alcohol down one’s …

Transform: Getting Drugs Under Control

The United Nations' leading health agency, the World Health Organization, has called on countries around the world to end the criminalisation of …

6 Lies She's Been Telling You Since You Met

See what she really means, and how to respond without wrecking your relationship<p>Just as you embellish your resumé to impress potential employers, you also fudge some personal details on a first date to boost your odds of scoring a second. Your girlfriend probably did this, too—and chances are, …

Fix These 3 Clothing Mistakes That Make You Look Bad

Can you pass these simple style tests?<p>You might have the sharpest outfit in the room, but if it doesn’t fit correctly, no one will notice. Avoid these common sartorial pitfalls and your style game is sure to make the cut.<p><b>The Blousy Shirt</b><p>If you’ve ever bought a shirt one size too big thinking it …

If Logos Had Honest Slogans

What if logos had honest slogans? What would they say? It’s a question Clif Dickens has been answering since December 2011 on his popular tumblr …

​Store Pre-Scrambled Eggs in a Bottle for No-Mess Camping Food

One of the joys of camping is cooking round the fire, and eggs make a great start to the day. To avoid breaking eggs in a bag or cooler, pre-scramble …

Correct a Misheard Google Now Voice Command by Saying "No I Said"

Google's voice commands are impressively powerful but it doesn't always hear you right. While you can help it out a bit, it still gets wrong …

Are Your Biceps as Big as the Average Guy’s?

Find out if you have flex appeal—and the quickest ways to get it<p>Biceps are relatively small as muscles go, but they’re important. “Any time you pull, grab, hug, grapple, carry, or lift something, your biceps are working,” says BJ Gaddour, C.S.C.S., creator of <i>Men's Health</i> StreamFIT and author of <i>Your</i> …