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Twilight Zone: Lessons From "A Nice Place to Visit" | The Art of Manliness

I’m a big fan of the classic 1960s-era television show, <i>The Twilight Zone</i>. Even when you can see the episodes’ famous twists coming a mile away, …

How to Overcome Shyness | The Art of Manliness

For the last couple of weeks we’ve been exploring the subject of shyness. In our first post, we talked about the nature of shyness and its symptoms. …

Overcome Social Awkwardness | The Art of Manliness

Last week we began a three-part series on how to overcome shyness — a feeling of social anxiety and discomfort that can hold us back from forming …

Understanding Shyness | The Art of Manliness

There’s a girl in your political science class that you’re attracted to. You’d like to get to know her better, but the thought of even saying hello …

The Sioux Guide to Situational Awareness | The Art of Manliness

<i>Charles Alexander Eastman was born in 1858 and raised as “Ohiyesa” to be a hunter and warrior in the traditional ways of the Santee Sioux. When he</i> …

A Home Maintenance Checklist: An Incredibly Handy Tool to Keep Your House in Tip-Top Shape | The Art of Manliness

<i>Update: One of our commenters, Brandon Beeson, was kind enough to put this into a Google Doc as a checklist. Click here to access that document</i>. <i>Feel</i> …

The Bushido Code: The Eight Virtues of the Samurai | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from Tim Clark.</i><p><i>“So, boy. You wish to serve me?”</i> <i>Silhouetted against the blue-black sky, the horse-mounted samurai</i></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. …

WATCH: NSFW Camgirl Odalisque by Hugo Arcier

Hugo Arcier's <i>Camgirl odalisque</i> "aims to establish a connection between classical nude artworks, odalisque figures (such as Ingres’ or Manet’s), and …

How to Lose Weight and Still Eat Man Food | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: This is a guest post from Justin Fauci of Lean Muscle Project.</i><p>When you hear the word “diet” what’s the first thing that comes to …

The Importance of Having Skin in the Game | The Art of Manliness

Over the entrance to a small <i>paelstra –</i>– a wrestling school — in ancient Greece was emblazoned this short phrase: <b>Strip or Retire</b>.<p>During this period, …

Self-improvement

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 …

Game of Thrones heads for uncertain destinations

"There was no way to free Loras without violence," he pleads to Margaery after being publicly humiliated by the High Sparrow. She immediately …

Why Are We So Conflicted About Manhood in the Modern Age? | The Art of Manliness

In the last post, we explored the origins of manhood – how it consists of an energy born of the innate biological and psychological characteristics …

Game of Thrones Viewer's Guide

Enter the world of Game of Thrones with official maps of the Seven Kingdoms and interactive family trees that capture the rich backgrounds of the …

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.” …

Bodyweight Workout For Your Morning Routine | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: This is a guest post from Chad Howse.</i><p>Have you ever intended to work out in the afternoon or evening but didn’t get a chance to and …

Famous Last Words | 16 Manly Last Words | The Art of Manliness

We’ve always been intrigued by the last words of others. What did a person use his final mortal breaths to utter? What were they thinking about? Were …

Depression in Men: The Symptoms | The Art of Manliness

So far we’ve discussed the history of depression, and explored its possible causes. Before we conclude this series next week with a guidebook on …

What Causes Male Depression? | The Art of Manliness

In our previous article in this series on the history of depression, we saw that its origins have alternatively been chalked up to a number of …

How to Remove Yellow Armpit Stains | The Art of Manliness

It’s a sartorial problem that many men have, but few talk about. Yellow armpit stains.<p>You or someone you know has probably suffered the shame and …

How to Answer Difficult Questions | The Art of Manliness

<i>“Why didn’t Acme Co. accept our offer?”</i><p><i>“Why should I hire you over somebody else?”</i><p><i>“Where do you see this relationship going?”</i><p><i>“Where do babies come</i> …

I'm married. I'm a woman. I'm addicted to porn.

“I don’t know,” he says. “Curiosity?” He turns over on his side and props his head up on his left hand. His green eyes are wide with wonder.<p>“Seems …

Freedom From & Freedom To | The Art of Manliness

There are two kinds of freedom. Freedom <i>from</i> (negative freedom) and freedom <i>to</i> (positive freedom). The splitting of freedom into this binary framework …

Quit Porn For Good | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: You can get the entire porn series in a book. Buy now.</i><p>It’s been interesting to watch this series unfold this week. Though I knew it …

The Pitfalls of Consuming Pornography | The Art of Manliness

<i>Note: You can find this entire series in a convenient eBook for just $3.99. Available in our store or on Amazon.</i><p>In recent years, more and more young …

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 …

Men and Porn: An Introduction | The Art of Manliness

<i>Note: You can find this entire series in a convenient eBook for just $3.99. Available in our store or on Amazon.</i><p>In a 2010 interview with <i>Playboy</i> …

9 Foundational Habits Young Men Should Start Now to Raise Themselves Right | The Art of Manliness

Awhile back I was driving through the place where I grew up – Edmond, Oklahoma – and happened to pass by my old high school. This wasn’t an unusual …

Artist Kevin Weir Creates Ghostly Animated GIFs Using Archival Photos from the Library of Congress (Sponsor) | Colossal

<p>Starting this month <b>Verizon FiOS</b> customers can get upload speeds every bit as fast as their download speeds. Since that means faster, easier sharing …