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The 16 Wisest Things Men Have Ever Said About Style

From the likes of Cary Grant, Tom Ford, Charles Bukowski, Ralph Lauren, and Charles Dickens<p><b>"Style is knowing who you are, what you want to say, and not giving a damn."<br>– Gore Vidal, Writer</b><p>"A man should look as if he had bought his clothes with intelligence, put them on with care, and then forgotten …

Men's Fashion

Nigerian Student Converts a VW Beetle into a $6,000 Wind- and Solar-Powered Car

Nigerian student Segun Oyeyiola converted a Volkswagen Beetle into a wind- and solar-powered car perfect for the country’s extreme weather. A student …

Fairytale Treehouse Castle in France Offers the Perfect Forest Getaway for All Ages

If you love tree houses and fairytales, then you'll love this new vacation getaway in France that lets you enjoy them both at once! Châteaux Dans Les …

Baltimore's Solar-Powered Water Wheel Can Devour 50,000 Pounds of Harbor Trash Every Day

Trash isn't a pretty sight, but Baltimore's new Water Wheel actually makes collecting garbage look cool and fun. Powered by 30 solar panels and the …

Pollution

How Republicans became the “stupid” party: Turning right, refusing to recognize facts and change

We once had two centrist liberal parties. Here’s the story of how the GOP fringes took over the mainstream<p>In the United States, think tanks played their due part in the Republican realignment of 1980. In Washington, two Catholic conservatives, Edwin Feulner and Paul Weyrich, started the Heritage …

Theodore Roosevelt's Reading List | The Libraries of Great Men | The Art of Manliness

Many men are quick to buy the newest book from their favorite business leader or sports hero. From the late Stephen Covey (a personal favorite of …

Life Lessons From Atticus Finch | The Art of Manliness

When it comes to manly characters in literature, my thoughts always return to one man:<p>Atticus Finch.<p>Perhaps this character from <i>To Kill a Mockingbird</i> …

Bio: Frank Sinatra Quotes and Music Lyrics | The Art of Manliness

Old Blue Eyes. The Chairman of the Board. Frank Sinatra was the epitome of American male coolness. When he walked into any room, his confident …

RAW Beauty Talks: Empowering Portraits of Women Without Make Up or Photoshop

If you browse around online, even if you stay away from the magazine covers with their models liquified into long-legged oblivion, you will be …

How To Make Pita Bread

SAVEUR<p>https://www.saveur.com/gallery/Molyvos-Pita-Bread<p>article<p>A step-by-step guide on how to create light, fluffy pitas from Molyvos Restaurant in …

22 Easy One-Pot Meals With No Meat

Because doing dishes SUCKS.

14 Hangover Burgers to Start 2014

There is a burger for every occasion, of course, from the celebratory last-day-of-the-year double burger to the please-don't-shout hangover burger for the year's first day. A year ago, BurgerBusiness.com offered 17 burgers created to chase the 1/1 blurries. Below for 2014 are 14 burger restaurants …

National Geographic Photo Contest 2013

National Geographic has once again opened its annual photo contest, with the deadline for submissions coming up on Saturday, November 30. One first-place winner will be chosen from each of the three categories, and the winning photographs will be published in National Geographic magazine. The …

How Reliable Will Facebook’s Windy New Iowa Home Be?

If you were looking for the latest indication in the changing ways that large data centers are being designed and powered, yesterday’s announcement …

Chicago

Foods We Wanted To Hate, But Accidentally Love: Kombucha

My first sip of kombucha did not go as planned. I'd heard about this fizzy, fermented tea of sorts. I'd heard it might serve to settle your guts after you'd possibly abused them by eating too many cheeseburgers and drinking too many Manhattans. I'd heard it had probiotics, which sounded like it …

Fall Fest: Chefs' Best Brussels Sprouts

In our humble opinion, Thanksgiving is superior to any other day of the year. In an effort to make this year's feast the best of all time (sorry, …

Cooking

56 Thanksgiving Dessert Recipes for Pies, Cakes, Cookies & More

Baking

Adam Driver Up For Nightwing in BATMAN VS. SUPERMAN

13 Everyday Phrases That Actually Came From Shakespeare

Whether a fan or not though, you probably use many of Shakespeare's phrases on a regular basis.<p>Here's a list of 13 popular, albeit strange, sayings The Bard coined. In fact, we say or write some of these so often, they've become clichés.<p><b>1. "Green-eyed monster"</b><p>Meaning: jealousy.<p>In "Othello," Iago …

Literature

How to Make a Ramen Burger

So you've read our most recent ramen burger review and you perhaps are thinking of trying it out for yourself. What can you do?<p>Thus far my closest run-in with a ramen burger in the wild was at the San Francisco Street Food Festival a few weeks ago. I didn't actually get a chance to taste one due to …

10 Keys To Writing A Speech

<i>“This is my time.”</i><p>That attitude will kill a speech every time.<p>You’ve probably sat through some lousy speeches. Despite the speakers’ renown, you eventually tuned them out over their self-indulgent tangents and pointless details. You understood something these speakers apparently didn’t: This was …

Kathleen Laraia McLaughlin: Romania Week

This week I am handing the reigns over to a long time friend, Kathleen Laraia McLaughlin. I met Kathleen at my first Review Santa Fe and we have …

Cal State Fullerton

Wedding Tintype Portraits with a Massive 20×24 1800’s Camera

When my wife Sara and I finally decided to start planning our wedding (after a crazy Muppet Proposal proposal that seemed to tickle quite a few …

Photo Booth Prank Results in Portraits of Sheer Terror

They say you shouldn’t laugh at one’s misfortune, but a prank pulled off by BlackBoxTV shows just how silly we look when we’re terrified — and it’s …