Looked around "Art of Manliness" website for a while and finally signed to participate from time to time.Busy with traditional male career as a lawyer. Fortunately, I don't have a lot of time for…Continue
"At age 15 I wouldn't worry about how "manly" the job might be. Sorry, but in today's economy it is not unusual for teenagers to be competing against their adult aunts an uncles for the same jobs.
Several have mentioned paper…"
"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…"
"I definitely prefer an umbrella over getting soaking wet in the rain! I have several different types, for example, a nice London Fog one in a carrying bag complete with a shoulder strap, a more traditional cane style one with hook handle, and a…"
"For a job connected with computer animation and special effects the suit is probably fine for a college graduate interviewing for first job. For your field you will probably be lucky if interviewer is wearing khakis and polo shirt at best, so keep…"
"I grew up isolated from other kids in my class at school. My mother and father were both a few years older, than the parents of many my classmates. They lived in an isolated neighborhood away from any of my peers in school. The upshot was that…"
"Disagree that the jeans must necessarily be dark, since you are matching them with a sport coat some contrast in color looks neat. For example, the traditional deep dark navy blue blazer works best paired against a washed out light-blue, or at least…"
"For those that didn't know and asked, Baccalaureate is a religious service, usually held the morning of or, traditionally the Sunday evening before a school's graduation ceremony. The custom, of course, is dying out with many public high…"
"Hey Lawless, My welcoming you to AoM comes rather late, but welcome. I liked your post to to Steve-O's discussion 'Denim Jeans Question' and to Ian Smith's discussion 'What do you let/what does your son wear?'"
"I have to side with your father. He is just trying to get you to look neat and presentable. The clothing combination you itemized: polo shirt, chinos/khakis, dress belt, and loafers is hardly a "relatively dressy" outfit. …"
Looked around "Art of Manliness" website for a while and finally signed to participate from time to time.Busy with traditional male career as a lawyer. Fortunately, I don't have a lot of time for websurfing and blogging, so I'll try not to be too much of a pest!See More
"He's weird what can I say.
But I understand, it really isn't my place to fix his relationship with his siblings. But I know deep down it's important to him, he opened up to me about it and we had a real heart to heart about it.…"
"If he's worried about meddling, maybe he is a meddler? I can't really say for myself, but I usually don't try to fix my friends family problems. I usually just try to give sage advice or commiserate."