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A sufficiently 'manly' day

My only day off... My brother: "What did you do today?" Me: "I went to a tattoo shop, then I went to a gun store and bought a gun, and then…

Started by Doug Domeny

6 Nov 24
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Any leatherworkers around?

I have been interested in leatherworking for a while, and was looking for good information on how to get started, what tools to get, how ex…

Started by Aaron Schnabel

11 Nov 16
Reply by Murray Hill

Watch This Shmoe Fight "The Mountain" From Game of Thrones in a Boxing Match

Here's "The Mountain" from Game of Thrones, currently the world's third-strongest man, fighting some shmoe under standard boxing rules: …

Started by Regular Joe

53 Nov 13
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Learn a new language for free!

(Edit: See latest post for update re: other free tools and resources!) My friend turned me onto Duolingo a few days ago. I tried it last n…

Started by Regular Joe

121 Nov 13
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Disaster preparation kit

I just moved to a region that is prone to major earthquakes. As such, I'm working on assembling a disaster survival kit with a focus on ear…

Started by N Fan

16 Nov 13
Reply by Penelope

Tailor as a Hobby

Gents,  For quite a long time I've wanted to learn how to sew my own suits. I know it's quite an achievement to pursue on my own. But I'd…

Started by C. Fernando Maciel

10 Nov 12
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Sanding over where the paint stopped

I've removed a chair rail, and I'm trying to smooth over the boundary between behind the rail (no paint) and the rest of the wall (thick co…

Started by Sir

30 Nov 11
Reply by Michael D. Denny

Need advice on mounting Bench Vise (on the AOM Workbench)

Good afternoon! I need a little help... I've been craving to build the AOM workbench  and having recently moved to where I know have a gar…

Started by Nate

4 Nov 8
Reply by Shane

Living on the road comfortably for days.

Now, ya know me. Generally. I like to walk. Recently, I've been stretching my walks to be days at a time, maybe even a week for a round tri…

Started by Dan

30 Oct 31
Reply by Native Son

Leaf blower that's not cheap plastic?

I need a new electric leaf blower.  The last one kept having one plastic bit after another break off until it was unusable.  Anybody know w…

Started by Sir

7 Oct 29
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