"Well, I'm not a lady but I can try to help out.
*Make sure the "regular exercise" that you're doing is actually accomplishing the goals that you want it to. Obviously, the first priority for any exercise is health, but appearance…"
"Cotton, in general, sucks. As was mentioned before it holds moisture, does not dry (especially if you're in a humid area), and will get pretty damn disgusting if not washed every day. Very light cotton button-downs are better than cotton…"
"It may be a surprise...but so what? Doesn't sound like it would negatively impact these people at all. There's nothing wrong with saying, "You know, I always wanted to do x, or always wanted to be y, but never had the courage until…"
"Brian, I'm with you. In my experience their are no real hard-and-fast "leagues", rather much more superficial and informal groupings. I recall a member here a while back (Stein perhaps?) emphasizing that no one is out of anyone's…"
"My survival experience is limited to the USA, so I don't have much to offer that hasn't already been said. I can however second the Surefire recommendation. Check out an E1B as well...not much bigger than a pocket knife and comes with a…"
"Yep, that would be my suggestion...I'd say at least a week with no shaving whatsoever, just so you can get an idea of what you're working with. Then, you can start trimming / styling. Go for what works with your facial hair, not just what…"
"A lot of good points here Rebekah. I'm curious though, why you believe this information automatically should be administered "delicately" and outside of formal education / orientation.
While knowledge of the law is incredibly valuable…"
"Vytaurtas said: "Wow, you're still butthurt about women's liberation from the 20s? Now that is some conservatism..."
Huh? Vytaurtas, nobody is "butthurt" about anything--just looking at the issue under discussion…"
"Grew up in house where dad and son's hung out in undies I believe everynight watching tv playing games whatever familys do in the evening after settling down for the evenings, I even remember eating dinner that way many times. I…"
"Wow Big Bad Moose.
Your question is great, and really well presented and valid.
Unfortunately there is no one answer. I wish were there was. I have spent my youth searching for the answer.
I think the Manly life is to deal with the uncertainty and…"
"Hey Augustin,Plenty of great advice here.
You should be wary of "modern thought" which nowadays is poisoned by feminism and other liberal philosophies, which we see have NOT brought us to a new age of Aquarius or anything similar…"
"I have hesitated to post here, but feel like I need to share a bit of my journey. I come from a VERY modest background and felt uncomfortable being shirtless in public. Add to that being overweight for most of my teen and adult life, plus some major…"
"James, it is also a Manly Art to curb the Manly Urge as you put it. In fact that is the crux of being a gentleman, ALL urges have to be controlled.
Think alcohol, in the old days it was a sign of manliness to "hold your liquour", not…"