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Why Is the Pull of Porn So Strong? | The Art of Manliness

This week we’re running a four-part series about the effects of pornography on the brain. The first step in understanding these effects is to …

6 motorcycle movies worth watching

The fine art of the motorcycle movie has hit a speed hump in recent years. Raw and gritty paens to the alternative lifestyle are harder to find. And easy access to broadcast-quality DSLR recording has caused a rise in quantity rather than quality.<p>But it’s not all showers of sparks from angle …

Top Gear

Become A Better Photographer In Your Spare Time With These 5 Free Online Courses from Top Universities

Most of us probably have full time jobs that don't allow us to spend as much time learning about our beloved photography as we'd like. And, wouldn't …

Cheap Truck Challenge Build with a '93 Chevy S10! - Dirt Every Day Ep. 31

New and noted: Motorcycle Jackets

Motorcycle gear with classic styling is no longer a niche. It’s edging up the bestseller lists, and the mainstream brands are scrambling to catch up.<p>It’s as though we’re returning to the (perceived) golden days of the 1960s and 1970s. That means simple aesthetics, clean lines and traditional …

Flatten Your Belly with This Killer Ab Workout

Get a tight stomach in just six weeks without doing a single crunch. This may be the easiest workout we've ever printed<p>Get ready to whip off your cover-up: This workout, created exclusively for <i>Women's Health</i> by Rachel Cosgrove, C.S.C.S., owner of Results Fitness in Newhall, California, combines …

Workouts

Old-school Toyotas don't need to drift to be cool

Classy.<p>Sometimes it's not about big turbos or full oppo lock. In this video, Landin Williams profiles an enthusiast who keeps the factory essence of his classic Toyotas intact and enjoys cruising in them for the memories they provide.<p><b>READ THIS: Super rare, classic 1968 Toyota 2000GT goes up for sale</b><p>…

The 5-Minute Warmup That Makes You Run Faster

Do this quick routine before any race so your body is at its peak to perform<p>Before any local road race, you're bound to see hundreds of runners milling around, lightly stretching out their calves, hamstrings, and quads. But traditional "static stretching"—tugging on a muscle with constant tension …

Exercise

Explaining the Fascinating Photographic Trick that Lets You See Sound Waves

NPR just released a fascinating video that does a fantastic job of explaining something called Schlieren Flow Visualization or Schlieren Photography: …

Tesla Is Smarter Than Other Auto Companies

“<b>Car dealers are idiots</b>, ” said my friend as she sat down for a cocktail.<p>It was evening, and this Vice President of a large health care equipment company was meeting me to brainstorm some business ideas. I asked her how her day went, when she gave the response above.<p>She then proceeded to tell me …

Robert Reich: America’s lower classes aren’t “envious”!

Former secretary of labor debunks one of the 1 percent’s most toxic myths — and offers a radical economic solution<p>Every year I ask my class on “Wealth and Poverty” to play a simple game. I have them split up into pairs, and imagine I’m giving one of them $1,000. They can keep some of the money only …

Dealers Are Clueless About the Scion FR-S and Subaru BRZ

No wonder these things don't sell.<p><i>Photo by Toyota</i><p>The Internet wants you to buy a Scion FR-S or Subaru BRZ. It <i>needs</i> you to buy one so that it can buy one used. In five years. Or ten. After the depreciation hits. After the injector-seal issues are fully worked out. After the secret to wringing real …

Automotive Industry

In Okinawa, 1000-hp outlaw racers rule the streets at night

Go undercover and see the illegal racing scene in this video.<p>Here in the US, cheap, open-format drag racing events organized in cooperation with law enforcement agencies have brought many would-be street racers to the controlled environment of the drag strip. Unfortunately, it's different in …

2013 Nissan Pathfinder Platinum Long-Term Update 3

Our Abuse is Taking its Toll<p>The cars in our long-term fleet get passed around a lot. Someone needs to move? They sign up for the Sprinter van. Want to impress some family coming to town? Make sure the Tesla is charged. When a group is heading out for a story and needs something practical that can …

LIT Motors C1: The Car-Like Motorcyle That Can't Fall Down

Imagine, a vehicle that drives like a car, but balances itself on two wheels. Too late--LIT Motors already did it, back in 2012.<p>As this BBC video …

'Captain America' Actor Retiring To Become A Director After His Marvel Contract Is Up

Acting, certainly, is a passion, and a worthy one. But you act to act, you act to perform, you act to find new truths, new depths. You don't act to become a movie star, and the bigger the star you are, the less acting you're actually doing. And in the age of superhero movies and endless franchises, …

The Pros and Cons of Attending College - Is College For Everyone? Part II | The Art of Manliness

Welcome to Part II of our series that asks the question of whether or not college is necessary. In Part I, we took a look at the history of higher …

For this touching photo series, prisoners wrote letters of advice to their past selves.

Index Funds For Beginners: How to Get Started with Investing | The Art of Manliness

“I have no idea what I’m doing.”<p>I don’t know about you, but despite my repeated attempts to fully understand and grasp how investing in the stock …