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The Art of Manliness Weekly Round-up: November 7, 2009
Posted By Brett & Kate McKay On November 7, 2009 @ 1:23 pm In Roundup | 12 Comments
The first week of Movember has come and gone. How are those mustaches coming along? The AoM Team has raised $2,466.50. Here are the top 5 team members:
Michael Miller $ 580.00
Paul Fournier $ 300.00
Adam Bradley $ 200.00
Chuck Balog $ 295.00
Ryan Gorman $ 195.00
Our goal is to raise $10,000 by the end of the month. Please help us reach our goal by donating to the Art of Manliness Movember Team. 
If you’re not growing a stache, but you want to donate to the Art of Manliness Movember team, here’s an easy and fun way to help out. Starting today, we’ll donate 50% of the purchase price of every Man’s Guide to the Holidays ebook  that we sell to the Art of Manliness Movember team. Click here  to buy an ebook right now; you’ll get tons of manly holiday tips and you’ll help raise money for men’s health issues like prostate and testicular cancer and male depression.
Galco’s Soda Pop Stop. If you love good soda, you’ll love this video about Galco’s Soda Pop Stop . Here’s a man who’s passionate about real soda and runs an awesome store with hundreds of interesting and unique brands and flavors. Banana soda? Cucumber soda? Awesome. (Hat tip: Andrew Barbour)
The Gentlemen’s Ten  (@The Gentlemen’s Standard) In this excellent article, Glen Antoine Palmer lists the ten things he never saw his dad do, but which he is determined he’ll let his children see him do.
The Black Tie Guide.  Every man is at his most dapper when he’s dressed up for a black tie affair. But do you know how to do it right? This website is the ultimate resource on everything black tie, from its history to modern and vintage styles. (Hat tip: Stephen Arksey)
Revising and Reworking a Failed Financial Plan  (@ The Simple Dollar) While this post is geared towards financial plans and goals, the ideas in it are applicable to any facet of your life. When things aren’t working out for you, instead of doing more the same, take a step back and see if your approach is completely wrong.
Terry Tate: Office Linebacker  This is an oldie, but a goodie. Every office needs an office linebacker. Productivity would shoot through the roof!
Always Say Your Name  (@ Social Primer) A simple reminder to introduce yourself when you meet new people. Also has great advice on what to say and not say when you remember a face, but not the name.
Is Barefoot Running Really Better for You?  (@ Nerd Fitness) Barefoot running seems to be all the rage right now, but is it really an improvement over running with shoes? Nerd Fitness investigates.
Fathers Gain Respect from Experts (and Mothers)  (@ NY Times) It seems for the past century, dads have been portrayed and seen as inept parents. See Homer Simpson, Al Bundy, The King of Queens Guy. But parenting experts are finally giving dads their due. Experts are starting to appreciate the different parenting style dads bring to the picture. It seems fathers use discipline and play to encourage risk-taking and problem solving, both important skills in the development of a child.
Create the Perfect Mustache  (@ GQ UK) A fun article for you gents growing your mo’s for Movember.
Cigarbox Nation Who would have thought there’s an entire community dedicated to the cigarbox guitar? AoM reader Shane Speal  introduced me to the world of cigarbox guitars and I have to say I’m smitten with it. Definitely want to make one for myself. If you’re looking for a cheap and unique alternative to the classic guitar, check out this site.
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URLs in this post:
 donating to the Art of Manliness Movember Team. : https://www.movember.com/us/donate/your-details/team_id/9907
 Image: http://www.artofmanliness.com/holiday-guide-for-men/
 here: https://www.e-junkie.com/ecom/gb.php?c=cart&i=361561&cl=12721&ejc=2%22%20target=%22ej_ejc%22%20class=%22ec_ejc_thkbx
 The Uncle Buzz Workout: How to Get in Shape Without the Gym: http://www.artofmanliness.com/2008/08/14/the-uncle-buzz-workout-how-to-get-in-shape-without-the-gym/
 Your Personal Appearance: The Importance of Being a Sharp Dressed Man: http://www.artofmanliness.com/2008/10/30/mens-fashion-well-dressed/
 Teaching My Son to Be a Man: http://www.artofmanliness.com/2008/12/02/teaching-my-son-to-be-a-man/
 Denis: http://community.artofmanliness.com/profile/DenisRCoursol
 relieve stress: http://community.artofmanliness.com/forum/topics/exchanging-bad-habits-for
 Killkiddo: http://community.artofmanliness.com/profile/killkiddo
 desert island list: http://community.artofmanliness.com/forum/topics/desert-island-list
 B.J.: http://community.artofmanliness.com/profile/BrodyFlavin
 burned out at work: http://community.artofmanliness.com/forum/topics/burnout-1
 Mark: http://community.artofmanliness.com/profile/MarkParbus
 how to change society’s perception of men.: http://community.artofmanliness.com/forum/topics/how-to-change-modern-societys?id=2357106%3ATopic%3A139175&page=5#comments
 John Wayne Appreciation : http://community.artofmanliness.com/group/johnwayneappreciationclub
 Yankee Cowboy Bob: http://community.artofmanliness.com/profile/YankeeCowboy
 Duke took some bad falls: http://community.artofmanliness.com/group/johnwayneappreciationclub/forum/topics/falling-off-a-horse
 Clark : http://community.artofmanliness.com/profile/ChristopherGale
 wear a scarf. : http://community.artofmanliness.com/forum/topics/wearing-a-scarf
 Nicholas: http://community.artofmanliness.com/profile/NicholasCJostmeyer
 get out of the doghouse. : http://community.artofmanliness.com/forum/topics/so-youre-in-the-doghouse
 Brad: http://community.artofmanliness.com/profile/BradSappington
 How far will humans advance: http://community.artofmanliness.com/forum/topics/how-far-will-humans-advance
 Paul : http://community.artofmanliness.com/profile/PaulRotramel
 morality and deviance: http://community.artofmanliness.com/forum/topics/morality-and-deviance-what-are
 James! : http://community.artofmanliness.com/profile/James
 scared kids on Halloween.: http://community.artofmanliness.com/profiles/blogs/halloween-1
 David : http://community.artofmanliness.com/profile/DavidCharlesFindlay
 stay-at-home dad.: http://community.artofmanliness.com/profiles/blogs/on-being-a-professional-dad
 Herb: http://community.artofmanliness.com/profile/HerbertMMunsonJr
 want for Christmas. : http://community.artofmanliness.com/forum/topics/all-i-want-for-christmas-is
 Galco’s Soda Pop Stop. : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gPbh6Ru7VVM&feature=player_embedded
 Galco’s Soda Pop Stop: http://www.sodapopstop.com/
 The Gentlemen’s Ten: http://gentlemenstandard.blogspot.com/2009/10/gentlemens-ten-we-are-all-witnesses.html
 The Black Tie Guide.: http://www.blacktieguide.com/
 Revising and Reworking a Failed Financial Plan: http://bit.ly/2h4L6W
 Terry Tate: Office Linebacker: http://bit.ly/Z1kaC
 Always Say Your Name: http://www.socialprimer.com/2009/10/say-your-name/
 Is Barefoot Running Really Better for You?: http://www.nerdfitness.com/blog/2009/11/04/barefoot-running-the-great-debate/
 Fathers Gain Respect from Experts (and Mothers): http://www.nytimes.com/2009/11/03/health/03dads.html?_r=1
 Create the Perfect Mustache: http://bit.ly/2ijRaa
 Cigarbox Nation : http://www.cigarboxnation.com/
 Shane Speal: http://twitter.com/shanespeal
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