There are many skills fathers should pass on to their children: how to ride a bike, how to skip a stone, and of course, how to make a paper airplane.
John Boyd is described by some as the greatest military strategist in history that no one knows. He began his military career as a fighter pilot in WWII, but he slowly transformed himself into one of the greatest philosopher-warriors to ever live.
Were you unhappy with your last haircut? While poor barbering may have played a role, your poor communication likely contributed as well.
In this episode, I talk to Tim Larkin, self-defense instructor and creator of Target Focus Training. We discuss why people need to get comfortable with violence if they want to survive a life-threatening encounter, the difference between anti-social bluff and asocial violence, and how studying the worst people in society can help us become better defenders of ourselves.
Editor’s note: This is a guest post from Nate Pedersen. Earlier this year we covered the joys and basic how-tos of starting a collection.
Last week’s winner from the AoM store giveaway was… Still waiting to hear back from him — check your email gents, it could be you!
Editor’s note: This is a guest post from Jake Hall. Hunting season is nigh upon us, and you may be thinking about getting a dog to aid in your pursuits.
This post is brought to you by Victorinox. Learn more about the forged to resist I.N.O.X watch. Editor’s note: For curating this gallery, we reached out to Huckberry because a fair number of those guys commute to work.
When it comes to job interviews, we often see it as a one-way street, with the interviewer holding all the cards.
“Hey Fred, your beard is looking a little scraggly. Have you tried rubbing some beard oil in it? It’ll change your life, brother.” Just like the mop on top of your head needs to be taken care of, so does the mop on the lower half of your face.
As Teddy Roosevelt is the patron saint of the Art of Manliness, I am of course really looking forward to watching Ken Burns’ new documentary on his life (and that of his other famous relatives) later this month. In the preview to the film, the narrator discusses TR’s early years: “He seemed infatuated with everything, so long as it provided him with the opportunity to excel.
Not sure if your pork dish will go with your wine? Well, in this week’s video Sommelier Gerald Morgan Jr.
Today I talk with Andy Forch and Richard Greiner, the co-founders of the men’s online store Huckberry.
Editor’s note: This is a guest post from Mark Rippetoe. When a man walks into a gym, he may be confused about where to spend his time — in the section full of gleaming, easy-to-figure-out machines, or over by the barbells, where he might be more intimidated both by how to use them, and the kind of guys who are gathered there.
The tie clip is the perfect example of an accessory that serves a true purpose. It adds pizzazz to your outfit, while also keeping your necktie from flying in the wind, swinging into your soup bowl, or otherwise flailing around.
One of the tenets of the “lifestyle design” movement that has emerged over the past decade is the desirability of “outsourcing” one’s life.
Every man needs to be able to tell a great story. It might be for a presentation you give at work. Or for a paper you need to write.
Editor’s Note: As college students head back to school, they’re probably doing so dressed in cargo shorts, flip-flops, and hoodies.
Why do two men from very similar socioeconomic and educational backgrounds sometimes take very different life paths?
From The Works of Orville Dewey, 1893 By Orville Dewey I wish to set forth, as I regard it, the great law of human industry.