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How to Cook Prime Rib Roast at Home | The Art of Manliness

Kate and I are always looking for new traditions to add to our family culture. We’ve developed a nice stable of Christmas traditions, but we really …

New Dad Survival Guide: The Skillset You Need to be Successful | The Art of Manliness

When my daughter Scout recently passed the 3-months-old mark, I found myself reflecting on how smoothly adding her into the family has gone. Every …

20 Manly Aphorisms | The Art of Manliness

When I was a young man, I would scoff at well-intentioned adults who would sometimes offer up little aphorisms when I got in trouble or had a …

101 Style Tips for Men | The Art of Manliness

It can seem like there’s a lot to know about good style, and there is, at least if you want to be enrolled in its master class. But looking sharper …

Six Collectible SUVs You Won't Hate – Feature

From the November 2016 issue<p>SUVs are recent entrants to the collector-car marketplace. Here are some of the best:<p>Two Toyotans<p>Anyone who went to high school during the <i>Dazed and Confused</i> era knows there were two things that the jocks and stoners agreed on: the one cool weed-smoking cheerleader and …

Land Rover Range Rover

How a Car Engine Works | The Art of Manliness

I’ve never been a car guy. I just didn’t have any interest in tooling around under the hood to figure out how my car works. Except for replacing my …

High-speed Rail

101 Places to Buy Furniture & Home Decor Online

Oh, the joys of online home decor shopping. Not only can you find great deals on all kinds of housewares, you can do it all in your pajamas and from …

Home

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 …

Top 15 Green Home Improvements and their Costs – DIY Green Living Ideas

Home energy efficiency is both a journey and an objective. The objective is as simple as going Green. You optimize the resources of your home while …

7 Things Wildly Successful People Do Before 7:30 a.m.

Successful people come from all walks of life, yet they all have one thing in common: where others see impenetrable barriers, they see challenges to embrace and obstacles to overcome.<p>Their confidence in the face of hardship is driven by their ability to let go of the negativity that holds so many …

Success

How to Entertain a Toddler Without a Smartphone | The Art of Manliness

You’re in a public place — say a restaurant or a doctor’s waiting room — and it’s taking longer to get your food or have your name called than you …

Kids

Science-Backed Ways To Build Confidence When You Feel Like You’re Out Of Your League

Forget about faking it ’til you make it, these tips will trick your brain into thinking you’re all that.<p>Whether you are interviewing for a job that feels beyond your current abilities, demonstrating a skill that feels rusty, or working with someone who is difficult and challenging, there are dozens …

Are You Addicted to Nostalgia? | Men's Health

If you aren’t familiar with the feature, it’s a newsfeed of your memories from 1, 2, 5, or even 10 years ago on any given day. Facebook instantly retrieves the photos, statuses, and comments you posted on that day, providing long-forgotten glimpses into what your past lives used to look like.<p>I …

Lessons In Manliness from Fight Club | The Art of Manliness

<i>“The first rule about fight club is you don’t talk about fight club.”</i><p>Today we’re gonna break the first rule with aplomb. Hey, everyone else does too. …

Instagram Is Now Attracting More Advertising Than Twitter

Advertising agencies are for the first time turning to Instagram more frequently than Twitter for social media ad campaigns, a survey released …

The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

<b>1. Flipboard's CEO Mike McCue spoke to us about how the company will be "cash flow positive pretty soon."</b> He said the key to making money is "class not mass" advertising.<p><b>2. Mark Zuckerberg was asked at Facebook's shareholder's meeting: "What do you hope your daughter would say about you and</b> …

The World’s 24 Best Commercials of 2015-2016

The 2016 Cannes Lions festival has come and gone, but we’ll be doing some roundups this week of the big winners and some interesting work from the …

Yamaha YAS-106 Sound Bar

Yamaha has just released its latest entry-level sound bar, and boy does it look good. The sleek Yamaha YAS-106 Sound Bar features an ultra slim …

How to Make French Press Coffee | The Art of Manliness

Every man should know how to brew a decent cup of coffee. It’s an everyday skill that should be passed down from father to son, like shaving or …

World’s most bizarre natural phenomena

From Australia’s bubblegum-pink lake to a blood-red waterfall in Antarctica, these seven destinations are some of the world’s strangest sights.<p>Majestic mountains and sparkling seas always attract travellers – but sometimes nature has a bigger trick up her sleeve. To track down some of the world’s …

Nature

5 Things Startups Must Know About Logo Design

A logo establishes some semblance of professionalism. While your startup may be working out of your mom's basement, a logo shows customers that you're an actual business.<p>As an entrepreneur, there's always a defining moment where an idea becomes more than an idea. You know, that moment when you say …

5 Ways to Build Your Personal Magnetism | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: The following selection comes from</i> The Technique of Building Personal Leadership <i>(1944) by Donald A. Laird. It has been condensed from</i> …

Winston Churchill

How to Be More Self-Motivated | The Art of Manliness

After I graduated from law school, Kate and I decided to move to Vermont for an indefinite stretch of time. The trip was spontaneous and done just …

Columbia University

Krav Maga: A Primer on the Martial Art of the Israeli Defense Forces | The Art of Manliness

I can’t remember how I first heard about Krav Maga, but I do remember being immediately intrigued. All martial arts have an appeal to most men and …

Review: Siddhartha Mukherjee’s The Gene is a terrifically engaging book

Earlier this year, Jennifer Doudna, a molecular biologist at UC Berkeley who is known for her role in developing the revolutionary gene-editing technique called CRISPR, got a surprising e-mail from her neighbour. It was a link to a do-it-yourself CRISPR kit on sale for $140 US.<p>The site included an …

10 Lies About PR That Brands Need To Know

<i>This post was co-written with Sabrina Lynch, a Global PR Consultant. Updated on May 25 to include two Bonus Lies courtesy of David Kellis, Director of PR & Social Media for The Clorox Company.</i><p>PR remains a mishandled and mismanaged discipline. It has evolved from being merely a way to generate …

Public Relations

Wall Street's favorite shirt startup just unveiled a dress shoe at a shockingly low price

Wall Street, in particular, is in love with its shirts. In 2015 Combatant Gentleman was the most shipped-to menswear package at Goldman Sachs, according to cofounder Vishaal Melwani.<p>The next frontier for the e-tailer? Shoes.<p>Sticking with the company's theme, the shoes are a modern style with a …

The Pitfalls of Life Hacking Culture | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from Kyle Eschenroeder.</i><p>“There are a thousand hacking at the branches of evil to one who is striking at the root.” …

Motivation

The Best Business Reads of April

The month’s most interesting stories about money and business from around the web.<p>Each month, the editors of <i>The Atlantic’</i>s Business section put together a list of the most intriguing, well-told stories they've read (or listened to). Over the past month, we’ve collected pieces about housing, …

How GE used science to make a hot sauce so spicy, it's bottled in jet engine materials

GE is not typically a name you’d associate with food, but with its big data brisket party back at SXSW 2015 and now a new scientifically-developed hot sauce, the company might soon be more than just an appliance supplier for your household.<p>The company today launched 10^32 Kelvin, a sauce created in …