"As others have noted, traditionally men in the past always wore shirts tucked in. Look at the candid photographs in a high school or college yearbook published in the 1950's and you don't see any untucked polo and t-shirts It is simply…"
"For me, it comes down to situation and social circle.... Being in the army means that any situation can be made OK by the addition of beer. Whether you're wearing a tucked in shirt with Khakis, booty shorts, board shorts or dress slacks, or…"
"That reminds me of previous generations, particularly pre-WWII and earlier, regarding portraits and photographs. I don't think I ever saw a candid, "casual" photograph of either of my grandfathers, until they were well into…"
Hi there Jacob. Welcome to AoM. I see you have joined my son's group Man Bags. Good move. Also, I'd like to give you a friendly invite to check out my group, The Great Debate. Just click on "Groups." It's the one with the colorful galaxy picture. It's also one of the most active groups on AoM. In any case, great to have you aboard.
"I favor Irish Spring bar soap, Taylor of Bond Street shaving soap and occasionally Old Spice for cologne and other times Aqua Velva for aftershave. I am a bald guy and I have a lot of shaved surface for the Aqua. In the winter, I use a…"
"Yup..I enjoy running shirtless on warm days as well. Apart from staying comfortable, running shirtless reduces the laundry load and eliminates nipple chafing problems, which I sometimes get on longer runs when wearing a shirt. I get very sweaty…"
"Just about every off-ramp on I-5 has someone holding a sign asking for money.Plus the ones in the city. Several I talked to were "breaking into music" or moved there because the welfare benefits were better than where they were originally…"
So I grew a pretty nice beard last winter, did not shave the face (did shave the neck) from September to March. It was fairly gnarly by March. Looking for some good direction on opinions. Style a beard yourself or pay the $5.00 and have a barber do it? If you style it yourself, where did you learn and what do you use. I am a bald guy, short, athletic build. Just want to look nice with a bald head and beard, I know it can be done. Look forward to your thoughts. I have attached a picture…See More
"I think that's the biggest reason people stick with it even though they hate it.
I only took issue when the idea that any functional human can do the job". I have no issue with calling it an unskilled job, just with the idea that anyone…"