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Sep 26, 2013

A Very Manly Day in the Life of Nick Offerman

created at: 09/26/2013

Actor, author, and all around masculine archetype Nick Offerman pokes a little fun at his cult status as the epitome of manliness. In this dialog-free video, Nick awakes in the woods and walks through his everyday routine of eating raw onions and drinking motor oil, 

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Sep 26, 2013

OnStar Technology Makes GM Vehicles Smarter [Sponsored]

created at: 09/26/2013

It's good to know that we live in a day and age where technology is increasingly making our lives safer. When you're out on the road, OnStar keeps you ready for anything - from turn-by-turn directions to hands-free calling. OnStar is a powerful built-in technology available in most GM vehicles that connects drivers to a real person, 24/7. OnStar can even help out with almost any situation on the road, whether it's a crash, medical emergency, or even a flat tire.

 

Now there's a smartphone app that connects drivers to their vehicles. The OnStar RemoteLink Mobile App lets car owners control their vehicles from just about anywhere. When

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Sep 25, 2013

Blow My Mindsday: September 25, 2013

created at: 04/17/2013

Each Wednesday, I post some of my favorite can't-miss links, images, and otherwise mindblowing goodies from across the web. 

 


Ask any guy what's the single personal care item he spends the most money on? 

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Sep 24, 2013

What Does It Mean to Be a Man in 2013?

"The Cut," the lifestyle blog of New York Magazine, takes a look at the role and value of manhood in our contemporary era.

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Sep 23, 2013

How to: Make a DIY No-Sew Felt Storage Box

created at: 09/23/2013

I'm not a one-project-at-a-time sort of craftsman. I'm a start-it-while-you're-motivated, then-put-it-away-while-you-refine-it-and-start-something-else kinda guy. 

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Sep 23, 2013

The Surprisingly Fascinating History of : The T-Shirt

"In 1904, the Cooper Underwear Company ran a magazine ad announcing a new product for bachelors. In the “before” photo, a man averts his eyes from the camera as if embarrassed; he has lost all the buttons on his undershirt and has safety-pinned its flaps together. In the “after” photo, a virile gentleman sports a handlebar mustache, smokes a cigar and wears a “bachelor undershirt” stretchy enough to be pulled over the head. 'No safety pins — no buttons — no needle — no thread,' ran the slogan aimed at men with no wives and no sewing skills."   

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Sep 23, 2013

All the Personal Finance Advice You’ll Ever Need...On a Single Index Card

created at: 09/23/2013

After spending some time interviewing Helaine Olen, author of Pound Foolish, Harold Pollack distilled her thoughts - basically, a summary of the entire self-help personal finance industry - into a short series of maxims, all of which are available for free from your local library. And the whole thing fits on a single index card.    

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Sep 19, 2013

How to: Polish Your Shoes like a Pro

Properly cared for, a quality pair of shoes will last a lifetime. Of course, that means you'll want to opt for a classic, timeless design rather than a trendier style, but we'd probably do that anyway.Then, there's the "properly cared for" aspect: maintaining the leather uppers and the soles so that they look clean and tidy, even after years of marks, scuffs, and others signs of use.   

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Sep 19, 2013

Perspective

Q: How big is the moon?   

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Sep 19, 2013

The Coolest Tree House You'll Ever See

Tree in the House (2013) by Almasov Aibek of A.Masow Design Studio

The Tree in the House is a design that plays with the idea of a "tree house," but rather than building a house on a tree, you bring the tree into the house. How cool is that?

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