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25 Skills Every Man Should Know: Your Ultimate DIY Guide

These days, you can outsource almost any job -- but some things you need to know how to do yourself. Study our master list with step-by-step tips from the experts, and test your DIY aptitude each step of the way.<p>These days, you can outsource almost any job -- but some things you need to know how to …

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The Food Lab: The Science of the Best Chocolate Chip Cookies

More<p>All About Chocolate<p>Everything you want to know about chocolate<p>"Stop making cookies."<p><i>I'm sorry, what was that dear?</i><p>"I said, <b>stop making cookies</b>."<p><i>That's odd</i>, I thought to myself. <i>Why would she be saying that? Wouldn't any wife be pleased to be married to a husband who fills the house with the aroma</i> …

60+ Family Tradition Ideas | The Art of Manliness

Last week we published an article that discussed why and how to establish family traditions. Traditions offer numerous benefits: they strengthen your …

How to Create 5 Makeshift Survival Lights When Power is Out and You're in a Pinch | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This guest post by Creek Stewart first appeared at willowhavenoutdoor.com</i>.<p>It’s impossible to be perfectly prepared for an imperfect …

A Complete Guide to Home Fire Prevention and Safety | The Art of Manliness

<i>This post is brought to you by Kidde Worry-Free Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarms. Find out more about the Worry-Free’s 10-year battery life here.</i></i> …

How to Pull an All-Nighter: Tips from the Special Forces | The Art of Manliness

The all-nighter. It’s kind of a rite of passage for college students, especially during finals. But even older adults sometimes need to pull one — …

Winter Driving Tips: How to Recover from 5 Types of Skids | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from Wyatt Knox from</i> <i>Team O’Neil Rally School.</i><p>With winter comes a whole new range of driving hazards — darkness …

How to Be Assertive | The Art of Manliness

<i>Your boss consistently asks you at the last minute to come into work on the weekend. You say “yes” every time even though you have family plans. You</i> …

The 50 Most Amazing Finds on Google Earth

It's amazing what you can find on Google Earth. I once downloaded it just to get some spatial coordinates, but now I use it to casually explore the …

Lock Picking - A Basic Guide

Introduction<p>This guide is aimed at showing you the basic theory on how to pick a simple pin-and-tumbler lock. There are a few methods but some …

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The <i>Björketorp Runestone</i>, Blekinge, Sweden. Proto-Norse, dates to about the 6th or 7th century.<p>Transcription:<p>A: Haidz runo runu, falh’k hedra ginnarunaz. Argiu hermalausz, … weladauþe, saz þat brytz.<p>B: uþArAbA sbA<p>Although debated, here is a translation of this:<p>A: I, master of the runes(?) conceal here runes of power. Incessantly (plagued by) maleficence, (doomed to) insidious death (is) he who breaks this (monument).<p>B: I prophesy destruction / prophecy of destruction.

How To Make Ginger Ale - Sweetened Naturally

<b>When I was younger</b>, I never understood why people enjoyed ginger ale. I thought it had a funky taste and I didn’t appreciate the overly-enthusiastic …