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How smart people handle difficult people

Difficult people defy logic. Some are blissfully unaware of the negative impact that they have on those around them, and others seem to derive …

Emotional Intelligence

Coca-Cola Will Release Its First Ever Alcoholic Drink

Coca-Cola is undergoing a renaissance: First of all, the company is trying to rebrand as a healthier soda option, replacing Coke Zero with Coke Zero …

Alcohol

51 Motivational Quotes to Inspire Willpower, Determination, and Success

Success requires inspiration... and determination.<p>Every successful person I know has willpower, determination, and drive. They may not be smarter than everyone else. They may not be more talented, more skilled, or more experienced.<p>But what they do have is the willingness to persevere. Here are 51 …

Here's what can happen if you don't pay taxes on bitcoin

In 2017, bitcoin went from trading at below $1,000 early in the year to a peak of over $19,000 in December, while other virtual currencies also …

I Ate 3 Eggs Every Single Morning For a Week – Here’s What I Learned

I’ve always liked eggs – they’re filling and delicious, but for some reason, I just can’t be bothered to make them on the weekdays because I’m too …

Breakfast

What Your Choice In Whisky Really Says About You

Now, don’t get us wrong, we’re all in agreement here that whisky - good whisky is a lovely bit of gear. Nothing warms the cockles on a blustery, …

Turntables

How To Date A Taller Woman

Despite every dating taboo we’ve smashed, one remains irritatingly persistent – the romantic equivalent of the mosquito that insists on buzzing by …

17 Cool Things to Do in Tokyo

Tokyo is a city like no other. Sure, you can visit museums, temples, and eat at one of the thousands of delicious restaurants, but you can also do …

Why you should be drinking an Old Fashioned - Ape to Gentleman

“An Old Fashioned please” – ordered in equal measures by appreciative taste-buds and hipsters looking to earn speakeasy street credibility. Whatever …

Bourbon Whiskey

The Fast, Fancy Dinners Your Fall Nights Need

With the arrival of cooler fall days comes the desire to make dinner a bit more of an event. Gone is the need for quick, no-cook salads and …

The biggest mistakes when eating Japanese food, according to top chefs

If you’ve only just grasped how to use chopsticks (seriously, what?) we're afraid there are a few more hurdles to overcome before you can enjoy …

Exclusive: Polaroid’s new OneStep 2 is so fun you'll totally forget about Instagram

Nine years ago, Polaroid was going through bankruptcy, and it seemed like its iconic instant film and cameras would vanish into the ether. Death by …

29 Asian Noodle Recipes You'll Want to Slurp Up Immediately

You’ll find about a bajillion (only a slight exaggeration) recipes for pasta on Greatist, but today we’re shifting our noodle love to another …

​What Your Noisy Knees Are Trying to Tell You

Your joints may be at risk even if you don’t feel any pain at all<p>If you're familiar with a pop when you flex your leg or an audible creakiness as you stretch out after a run, listen up: A snap, crackle, pop in your knee joints—even if it’s painless—might be a major predictor of arthritis down the …

Do ​Giant Sets For Giant Gains

​Discover how stacking similar moves can get you greater muscle growth in less time<p>A giant set is where you combine 3 or more exercises back to back to back. If your goal is to get ‘dem gainz, then stack 3 moves that work similar muscle groups or movement patterns. Warning: This is an advanced …

How to Be a Good Dad When You Travel For Work

​It's painful and far from easy, but not impossible<p>From January to December of 2016, I spent an average of two weeks a month on the road. Not always the whole week, not always cumulatively, and not always far from home, but gone all the same. I’d wake up in the morning, pack a bag, and either drive …

The Best Homemade Ramen Soup Recipes

Chicken noodle soup has got nothing on these ramen recipes.<p>Traditional Japanese ramen ― the broth-y noodle soup loaded with umami flavors and often times topped with a soft boiled egg ― can take a long time to perfect. Ramen masters spend years honing their craft. But most of us living stateside …

Try this quick and easy oven-steamed salmon recipe for dinner tonight

If you're a salmon fan, this recipe from former Food columnist Russ Parsons is one of the easiest dishes you can make: Heat the oven to 250 degrees. Place the salmon on a baking sheet and slide it in the oven over a pan of boiling water. That's it. The salmon will be ready in about 20 minutes, when …

Seafood

The 5 Worst Things to Do After Your Workout

Don’t sabotage your sweat sessions with these post-workout mistakes<p>While going to the gym can become routine after a certain amount of time, there are definitely ways you can mess up your fitness efforts if you engage in bad habits immediately afterwards.<p>From my experience of working with athletes …

8 Accessories That Make Your Life Easier

Transform your look—and your day—with these easy add-ons<p>Preparation is the best antidote for stress—especially when it makes you more stylish in the process. Pack these stylish picks and you’ll wonder how you ever survived without them. <b><br>Related:</b> The <i>Men’s Health</i> Better Man Project—2,476 Scientific …

7 Personal Finance Tips For Your 30s | The Art of Manliness

A few months ago we published a post on 11 personal finance goals for your 20s. Today we take a look at 7 personal finance goals for your 30s. While …

How to Cook the Perfect Salmon In 10 Minutes Flat

The simplest way can be the best<p>Preparing salmon can be tricky, but that shouldn’t stop you from tackling the challenge.<p>We asked Brendan Collins, top chef at L.A.’s Birch and Corner Door restaurants, how he tackles the finicky fish—try his method for perfectly cooked salmon every time.<p><b>Related:</b> The …

10 Everyday Traps That Make You Fat

How to dodge life’s major threats to your waistband—and stay lean forever<p>You know the saying: If staying in shape was easy, every man would have washboard abs. Modern life is practically designed to make you fat.<p>But if you’re prepared for the the body saboteurs that will come your way every day, …

7 Things That Happened When I Got Up At 4 a.m. Every Day For a Week

Is the early hour a magical time for productivity—or just pure misery?<p>The <i>Wall Street Journal</i> calls 4 a.m. the most productive hour, citing powerhouses of industry who swear by getting up early to avoid distractions.<p>Hoping the same magic would rub off on me, I traded in my usual 6 a.m. rise time for …

How to Choose a Man's Wristwatch | The Art of Manliness

If you’ve been looking to become a watch wearer yourself, or already are, but know almost nothing about the timepiece you tote around on your wrist, …

Pokémon Go CP meaning explained: How to get the highest CP values and create the most powerful team

Much like the main Pokémon games, alongside the standard combat modifiers like Type advantages and weaknesses, it turns out Pokémon Go has a whole …

Three Backpacks That Are Perfect For The Commute

The backpack is certainly not a new phenomenon. Used by students and hikers over the last century, the idea of wearing one for reasons not primarily …

7 Letters to Write Before You Turn 70 | The Art of Manliness

At AoM we’re great champions of the lost art of letter writing. Emails, texting, and the wide variety of other digital mediums available to us in the …

8 Grooming Products For People Who Are Always Sweaty

Say goodbye to pit stains, clammy hands, and muggy feet

The Best Thing to Eat Before and After Your Workout

Whether you’re eating for endurance or snacking for strength training, it’s not always clear what is best to put into your body. Moreover, “what’s …