Hello all.My name is JR, I live in Singapore and I am new to The Art of Manliness. I came across this excellent website over a year ago when browsing the internet in search of a vintage double edge…Continue
"Thursday, 9th August - Singapore National Day and also my first shave since fatherhood kicked in for me:
Musgo Real pre shave oil Martin de Candre scented shave soap
Muehle Basic Nr. 02 shave brush with Silver Tip Fibre
1960 British Gillette Flare…"
"My first forum was also SRP, and although I am currently not that active there these days, I find it a great bunch of people and a huge resource particularly for straight shaving.Am am now most active on TSD and, a bit less frequent, on B&B."
My Monday shave today:
Musgo Real pre shave oilCalani Dubai shave soapMühle Basic Nr. 02 shave brush with Silver Tip FibreFeather AS-D1 razorFeather FH-10 bladeBloc Osma AlumD.R. Harris Bay Rum after shave"
It's just seems natural that Art of Manliness should have a barbershop group. My intent of this group is to gather and share general thoughts and experiences concerning barbershops. Anything from a good barbershop that you have found to pictures and stories of shops you have visited to discussing anything barbershop. See More
Hello all.My name is JR, I live in Singapore and I am new to The Art of Manliness. I came across this excellent website over a year ago when browsing the internet in search of a vintage double edge razor. Since then, I have been reading the various articles on the main page on a regular basis.Fast-forward to this year when I stumbled upon the AoM book on Amazon and decided to download it to the Kindle. After reading the first couple of pages on a flight to Europe for our summer vacation, I…See More
"I'll have to actually read the articles.
My initial impression, though, is that that the sheep/sheepdog dichotomy had more to do with those who sacrifice to protect the group and those that do not. I'm not…"
"Sorry your friend had a bad experience, but you do not know what the hell you are talking about. Besides lifelong friends, confidence and other life skills, the Corps is where I got all of my professional training. I have a fantastic job…"
"There are a lot of professions (jobs) that require that you put that cell phone away during the daily work schedule. While the need to keep a fairly accurate track as to the time of day it would be a major waste of time to be constantly looking at…"
"Study until you start losing the ability to concentrate, then go excercise until you reach the point of technical failure. Then go back to studying. Repeat as necessary, until you finish or fall over. Got me a 3.9 GPA and killer definition."
"It depends, of course.
If you have a final in three hours that you've hardly studied for, you have no business going to the gym.
But if you're on top of your game as far as time management goes, a work-out can get the brain juices going,…"