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Outfitted & Equipped: First Day of Class

by A Manly Guest Contributor

This post is brought to you by Jack Threads. Editor’s note: This gallery was curated by Barron Cuadro of The Effortless Gent. September is quickly approaching, which means it’s already back to school for all the students out there. Back when you were little, mom would make a big deal about making sure you looked […]

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How to Make a Rope Swing and Fly Like Tarzan: An Illustrated Guide

by Jeremy Anderberg

Summer is swiftly coming to an end. One of the ways to enjoy the last of the warm weather weekends is to take an afternoon by the lake or river and make a rope swing. Safety is paramount, and close behind is gaining maximum height and velocity. We show you how to do both. See […]

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The Brad Pitt Rule [VIDEO]

by Brett & Kate McKay

One of our first and most popular posts on the site was “The Brad Pitt Rule.” It’s a little heuristic to use to know whether or not you should pursue a woman if she says no to a date. We figured it was about time to turn it into a video. Be sure to subscribe […]

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Outfitted & Equipped: Deep Sea Fishing Trip

by Jeremy Anderberg


This post was sponsored by Bacardi. Always Drink with Honor and Responsibility.How does Outfitted & Equipped work? The FAQ. What to wear and bring on a deep sea fishing trip.

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Outfitted & Equipped in History: American Rough Rider

by Jeremy Anderberg

This post was sponsored by Bacardi. Always Drink with Honor and Responsibility.How does Outfitted & Equipped work? The FAQ. What to wear and bring if you’re fighting in the Spanish-American War.

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How to Whistle With Your Fingers [VIDEO]

by Brett

Have you ever wanted to know how to give a commanding whistle with your fingers? Today I’ll walk you through the “secrets” to mastering this fun skill. If you want more info, check out our illustrated article on the subject. Be sure to subscribe to our YouTube channel to get new videos as soon as they’re posted.  

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Original AoM Comic #2: Theodore Roosevelt — I’ll Make My Body!

by Brett & Kate McKay

This is our second original comic depicting a true life episode in manliness from a famous man in history. Be sure to check out Original AoM Comic #1: Frederick Douglass: How a Slave Was Made a Man

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Outfitted & Equipped: Working at a Coffee Shop

by Brett & Kate McKay
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This post is brought to you by Sennheiser MOMENTUM Headphones. Find out more here. What to wear and bring when working at the coffee shop.

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How to Pick the Perfect Pair of Sunglasses [VIDEO]

by Brett

Gary Black from Black Optical in Tulsa, OK shows us how to pick the perfect pair of sunglasses. Enjoy.

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What Drowning REALLY Looks Like

by Brett & Kate McKay

If you’re heading out to the beach or lake this summer, be sure to know the 10 “quieter” signs of drowning — they’re easy to miss. Source: Mario Vittone Illustration by Ted Slampyak

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Summer Grilling Week: How to Grill a Burger [VIDEO]

by Brett

Welcome back to Summer Grilling Week on Art of Manliness! In today’s video, award-winning BBQ chef, Karl Engel, shows us how to grill the perfect burger. We hope you enjoyed this series of videos this week. We’ll be working with Karl to produce even more videos on grilling and smoking in the future. If you haven’t already, please […]

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Summer Grilling Week: How to Grill a Steak [VIDEO]

by Brett

Welcome back to Summer Grilling Week on Art of Manliness! In today’s video, award-winning BBQ chef, Karl Engel, shows us how to grill a steak. Ron Swanson would approve. Be sure to check back tomorrow for Karl’s tips on grilling burgers. Subscribe to our YouTube channel to get the videos as soon as they’re published.

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Summer Grilling Week: The 3-Zone Fire [VIDEO]

by Brett & Kate McKay

Welcome back to Summer Grilling Week on Art of Manliness! In today’s video, award-winning BBQ chef, Karl Engel, shows us the ins and outs of the three-zone fire. It’s an essential skill to have if you want your meat to come out just right. Subscribe to our YouTube channel to get the videos as soon as […]

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Outfitted & Equipped: Hitting the Flea Markets

by Brett & Kate McKay

This Post is brought to you by New Balance. Check out their line of Made in USA shoes. What to wear and bring to a day at the flea markets.

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Summer Grilling Week: How to Light a Charcoal Grill

by Brett & Kate McKay

Welcome back to Summer Grilling Week on Art of Manliness! In today’s video, award-winning BBQ chef, Karl Engel, shows us how to light a charcoal grill without making your meat taste like lighter fluid. Be sure to check back tomorrow for the ins and outs of the three-zone fire. Subscribe to our YouTube channel to get […]

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Summer Grilling Week: Gas vs. Charcoal Grill [VIDEO]

by Brett

Welcome to Summer Grilling Week at the Art of Manliness! With Independence Day around the corner and the summer grilling season ahead of us, I thought it would be helpful to create a series of video tutorials on the art of grilling. With that in mind, I’ve teamed up with my friend Karl Engel, head […]

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How to Hack the Habit Loop [VIDEO]

by Brett

` In this week’s video we take a look at how you can change your habits by hacking the habit loop. If you’re looking for more info on changing your habits, pick up the book that inspired the original post and the video: The Power of Habit by Charles Duhigg. What bad habit do you […]

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Outfitted & Equipped: Fourth of July Parade

by Brett
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This post is brought to you by Declaration Clothing. Check out their line of Revolutionary War inspired tees. What to wear and bring at your 4th of July parade.

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Shave and a Haircut: Razorbacks Barbershop [VIDEO]

by Brett

In what I hope will be the beginning of new video series, I pay a visit to Razorbacks Barbershop in Long Beach, CA to get a shave and a haircut and talk to the owners Pedro and Scotty about barbering and their line of pomades and shave soaps, Imperial Barber Products (it’s what I use!). […]

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