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How To Pick a Lock

Step-by-step instructions to learn a very handy skill. Article by Brett McKay.

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11/21/2014

How To Talk to Your Barber

And get the perfect haircut.

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9/16/2014

How To Clean a Revolver

To increase its lifespan, and ensure safe operation, says Jordan Crowder.

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6/12/2014

How To Develop a Powerful, Manly Voice

Even if you weren’t blessed with one, says Brett McKay.

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5/19/2014

Want To Be More Productive and Creative?

Become an early riser. Here’s how, from Brett and Kate McKay.

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3/31/2014

How To Jump Start a Car

A quick refresher for a critical skill.

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3/24/2014

How To Unclog a Toilet

Like a plumber. Brett McKay shows us.

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3/10/2014

Procreate!


Brett McKay on an imperative of the code of manhood.

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3/5/2014

Is There a True Code of Manliness?


Brett McKay on the 3 P’s: protect, procreate, provide.

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2/26/2014

A Man’s Greatest Healing Power?

Brett McKay and Chad Howse on how to elevate your natural testosterone level.

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2/13/2014

Are You More Powerful Than You Think?

Brett McKay on tapping into your hidden wells of strength.

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11/6/2013

How To Shine Your Shoes

Like a man.

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9/23/2013

Airsoft: It’s Not Just for Kids

Use it in your firearms training
. Article by Brett McKay.

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8/23/2013

It’s a Guy Thing


Brett McKay tests 10 products that relieve a certain problem.

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8/15/2013

How To Whistle

With your fingers. Brett McKay explains.

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7/29/2013

The Gentleman's Guide To Tipping

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3/23/2013

How To Use Valet Parking (Without Looking Like an Idiot)

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3/22/2013

How and Why To Become a Lifelong Learner

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3/20/2013

Don Draper Judo: Unarmed Self-Defense From the Mad Men Era

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3/16/2013

The Hot Barbershop Towel

How to create this luxurious treatment at home. Article by Brett McKay

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3/14/2013

How To Create a Barbershop Hot Towel at Home

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3/14/2013

How To End a Conversation

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3/9/2013

Toolmanship: Your Complete Guide to Wrenches

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3/7/2013

How To Tear a Phone Book in Half

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2/22/2013

Personal Responsibility 101: Why Is It So Hard To Own Up to Our Mistakes?

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2/20/2013

How To Quit a Job (Without Burning Bridges)

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2/1/2013

How To Use a Fire Extinguisher

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1/25/2013

How I Doubled My Testosterone Levels Naturally and You Can Too

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1/23/2013

The Declining Virility of Men and the Importance of Testosterone

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1/15/2013

How To Use Reddit To Become a Better Man: 25 Subreddits for Personal Improvement

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1/10/2013

The Surprisingly Manly History of Hot Cocoa

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12/19/2012

Too Seldom Is Heard an Encouraging Word: Why and How To Offer More Compliments

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12/15/2012

50 Stocking Stuffer Ideas for Men

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12/4/2012

Unlocking the Science of Habits: How To Hack the Habit Loop and Become the Man You Want to Be

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11/22/2012

How To Use a Flashlight in a Tactical Situation

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11/9/2012

The Woodsman Workout

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9/21/2012

A Primer on the Shotgun

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6/8/2012

15 Best Baseball Movies

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4/28/2012

How To Remove and Prevent Yellow Armpit Stains

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4/5/2012

Photo Essay: The Straight Razor Shave

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3/28/2012

6 Forgotten Drugstore Colognes and Aftershaves

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1/20/2012

Craft the Life You Want: Creating a Blueprint for Your Future

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12/29/2011

How to Build a Quick and Easy Sawhorse

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9/17/2011

The Cure for the Modern Male Malaise: The 5 Switches of Manliness

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5/23/2011

How to Shoot a Rifle

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5/17/2011

Men's Reading List: 34 Books About Being a Man

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4/21/2011

The Decline of Male Space

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2/5/2011

The Mad Men Guide to a Manly Haircut

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1/29/2011

A Generation of Men Raised by Women

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12/16/2010

How to Fire a Handgun Safely and Correctly

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9/3/2010

Get the Perfect Haircut: How to Talk to Your Barber

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8/27/2010

Measuring the Man: How to Measure Yourself for Clothing

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7/31/2010

How to Negotiate for a Used Car

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6/25/2010

What to Carry on a First Date: The Gentleman's Arsenal

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5/20/2010

12 Tools Every Man Should Have in His Toolbox

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5/1/2010