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Halt And Catch Fire: "The 214s"

Posted by Managing Editor on July 21, 2014 at 2:30 PM Comments comments (0)

Last night’s episode felt like someone turning a switch. In retrospect, this was probably going to be how the series initiated its end game. The show thus far has been haphazardly staged character moments and fleeting pretension towards the stakes of starting a new era of technology. Little else has actually ...

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When To Hire A Personal Trainer

Posted by David Hoff on July 21, 2014 at 1:00 PM Comments comments (0)

The history of America is in part the history of a nation of self-made men, from good Ben Franklin to (great) Jay Gatsby, who’ve handed down precepts of virtuous behavior to generations of grateful would-bes. Among such precepts, the commitment to physical wellbeing looms larger than most. Franklin, for example, took the time, between f...

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Web Series Weekly Wrap-Up: I'll Have What She's Having

Posted by David Hoff on July 19, 2014 at 4:00 PM Comments comments (0)

The week has offered up a handful of inviting web series options, some, as always, better than others. We say goodbye this week to Proper Manors, that admirable (if ham-fisted and fumbling) attempt at a Soap Opera. And of course we also welcome new installments from some of our favorites, from the Between Two Ferns inspired Bitter Party of Five to the Western dram...

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The Buzz: Apes, Scanners, and Sins of the Father

Posted by Mike Natale on July 19, 2014 at 1:00 PM Comments comments (0)

We’re officially halfway through the season, and it seems like every other day, a new film becomes “The Highest Grossing Film of the Summer”. It’s Captain America 2, no wait X-Men, no, Transformers, etc. But have we finally found the best movie of the summer? Scroll down for that, plus a new Blu-Ray to ...

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Man On The Move: The Guide To Exquisite Watches

Posted by Omar Nasir on July 18, 2014 at 4:00 PM Comments comments (0)

A vital component of acquiring impeccable style is to embrace accessories that will solidify your status as the modern gentleman. No other accessory will upgrade your style like a timeless watch. It is the ultimate measure of ambition and upward mobility. An exquisite watch reflects a self-assured masculinity that will make people take notice. Thi...

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Batman: 75 Years of the Dark Knight

Posted by Managing Editor on July 18, 2014 at 2:55 PM Comments comments (0)

You walk into the office in the best outfit you can find. You and your partner are in young industry that has just gotten its first big push. Everyone is scrambling for new ideas. You don't consider yourself the most inventine person in the world, but you know what speaks to you. So you decide to go for broke and walk inside with a...

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The Gentleman's Residence: Kitchen

Posted by Omar Nasir on July 18, 2014 at 1:00 PM Comments comments (0)

The kitchen is the room that most gentlemen fail to use to its maximum potential. In a gentleman’s hectic business life, he often comes home and doesn’t want to spend copious amounts of time in the kitchen. The choice to turn to quick take-out is not uncommon. We think with functional design, a kitchen can be your most prized sanctuary. It can...

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Top Ten Men Who Deserve Biopics

Posted by Mike Natale on July 17, 2014 at 1:00 PM Comments comments (1)

Raging Bull, Martin Scorsese’s 1980 opus, is widely considered to be one of the greatest biopics in history, praised for its unflattering and unflinching portrayal of its subject, boxing champ Jake Lamatta. The film endeavored to show every flaw of the unrepentantly repugnant pugilist, which is why many were left puzzled...

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The Art Of Shaving: The Shaving Brush

Posted by Omar Nasir on July 16, 2014 at 4:00 PM Comments comments (0)

A shaving brush is a tool with bristles set into a handle that is used to apply shaving cream to your face. There is a broad range of handle choices to choose from — some can be composed of ivory or even gold. Its bristle load primarily measures the value of a shaving brush.

Synthetic brands that use nylon bristles are the ch...

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Headphones: Viet Cong in Milly's Garden

Posted by Mike Natale on July 16, 2014 at 1:00 PM Comments comments (0)

We’re halfway through the summer concert season, which means it’s too late to grab tickets for the big name acts coming around. So what’s a guy to do if he needs a last minute date? Or what if friends are coming to town, or he just needs a night out? Don’t worry, man. Headphones is here to shine a light on the best unknowns pla...

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