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10 TED Talks Every Guy Should See

Become a fan of TED Talks and you’ll quickly get sucked down a rabbit hole of videos, podcasts and mind-expanding information. They can expose you to new ideas and entertain you in the process, but not every TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design) Talk is really all that good. In fact, some are really, really ... continue reading
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9 Bizarre Effects of Prohibition

When the 18th Amendment and the Volstead Act were put into place, clearly someone had to see there would be more than a few unintended consequences. Some of the effects are well-documented, like the rise of organized crime, others are not. Here are a few of the odd and surprising effects of Prohibition. ... continue reading
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MeUndies Sale – 30% OFF SPONSORED

It's been dubbed the "world’s most comfortable" underwear, and priced at nearly half of its competitors ($16). After years of research and development and a "24 hour" stress test, MeUndies has created the perfect, contour fitting boxer brief that keeps its shape all day and never rides up. The first 500 Cool Material readers get 30% off orders larger than $75 when using code CM75. Not impressed? MeUndies offers a full refund and lets you even keep your first pair. Offer excludes packs and French Terry. ... check it out
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8 Pumpkin Beers You Should Drink This Year

Pumpkin beers are like Christmas decorations, every year they seem to pop-up earlier and earlier. While some of these guys have been on shelves for a little bit now, others are still on their way. Since you’ll be inundated with pumpkin beers when you walk into a bottle shop, here are some of the ones we’d recommend looking out for depending on where you live. ... continue reading
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The Cans of 21st Amendment Brewery

When it comes down to it, most people won’t care what the packaging on their next beer looks like, as long as it tastes good and provides a sufficient buzz, they’ll be happy. That said, we’re not like most people and we’re guessing you’re not either. Sure we want well-crafted brews, but we’re also are fans of sharp and smart packaging. This is exactly why we’re fans of 21st Amendment Brewery. ... continue reading
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Everyday Carry: 1900-1920

It may not have been called "everyday carry," but men have always had a selection of gear they traveled with on a daily basis. Obviously, the items themselves have evolved over time and others have been added as they've become popular. In this series, we'll take a look back at some standard everyday carry of years ... continue reading
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Decoded: New $100 Bill

In each edition of "Decoded" we take a recognizable item and break it down by explaining what everything on it means. In this installment we take a look at the new, soon-to-be-released $100 bill. Take a look at some of the new features you'll see when it goes into circulation by the end of the year.
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Everyday Carry: Late 1800′s

It may not have been called "everyday carry," but men have always had a selection of gear they traveled with on a daily basis. Obviously, the items themselves have evolved over time and others have been added as they've become popular. In this series, we'll take a look back at some standard everyday carry of years ... continue reading
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Other Biz Bios Every Guy Should See

We’re not sure whether the new “Jobs” movie that comes out this weekend will be any good or not, but if it happens to be a bomb, it won’t be for lack of a story. The eccentricities and talents of Steve Jobs have been discussed ad nauseum. That said, the story of the Apple king is far from the first interesting business story ever put on film. If you want to check out some business biographies that are seriously fascinating, ... ... continue reading
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Web’s Best: Taco Recipes

Tacos lend themselves to flexibility. You can go traditional with your ingredients or get all kinds of crazy. They’re also just as perfect with some fancy filling as they are after a handful of beers while you sprawl out on the couch. Here are our picks for the best taco recipes out there. ... continue reading
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Decoded: iPhone 5

In each edition of "Decoded" we take a recognizable product and break it down by explaining what everything on it means. In this installment, we look at all those funky symbols on the back of the iPhone 5. Actually, most of the symbols are not uncommon and can be found on other wireless devices under the battery cover, ... continue reading
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10 New Apps You Should Know

Since new apps get released at an incredible rate, we figured it only fair to keep you abreast of the best. Stop sifting through all the terrible games and little life helpers to find some gems and break out your iPhone or Android device and get to downloading some of these guys. ... continue reading
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The Stories Behind Car Logos

Did you ever wonder what those curious pieces of metal adorned to the front your favorite cars mean? We are talking about the logos, the all-encompassing symbols of the brand. Sure some are easier than others to figure out. For example, if the Ford logo leaves you scratching your head then you probably have no business ... continue reading
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