America has lost the art of Manhood... Real men are hard to comeby .. Infact manhood has been demonized... A study by The Innovation Group released on Friday showed that members of Gen-Z largely reject the idea of gender binaries — like male or female — and a majority do not consider themselves “completely heterosexual.” Read the article here … Continue reading Real men… Do they exist?
In the days of old, leisure time was not thought of as a chance to “veg out,” but as an opportunity to pursue one’s passions and interests — an outlet for the sides of a man that were not stimulated in his professional vocation. Hobbies were deemed important for the way in which they can strengthen every part … Continue reading The Ultimate List of Hobbies for Men: 75 Ideas For Your Free Time | The Art of Manliness
Editor’s note: The excerpt below comes from a book published in 1875: A Gentleman’s Guide to Etiquette by Cecil B. Hartley. Hartley’s rules may be over 100 years old, but they’re just as true today as they ever were. There are some real gems here — some of which truly gave me a chuckle. via … Continue reading 38 Vintage Conversation Rules | The Art of Manliness
“Over-sentimentality, over-softness, in fact washiness and mushiness are the great dangers of this age and of this people. Unless we keep the barbarian virtues, gaining the civilized ones will be of little avail.” –Theodore Roosevelt Sometimes when young men begin their journey into manhood, they start in on the gentlemanly side of things. They dress … Continue reading Manliness Precedes True Gentlemanliness | The Art of Manliness
Bartender, give me another please.... If you’re reading this article, then you’re probably a member of the 30% group — those of us who drink somewhere between .63 and 74 drinks per week. Yes, it sounds crazy, but according to some data parsing of a recent survey by the National Institute of Alcohol Abuse, it’s … Continue reading Too Much Drinking? Healthy Alcohol Consumption for Men
Men need to be men again... this is a start... Readers email us surprisingly often with questions about opening doors for women. AoM readers are interested in being gentlemen and obviously understand the basics of this traditional act of chivalry: when you get to a door before a lady, you should open it for her. … Continue reading Open Doors for Women: How and When to Do It | The Art of Manliness
We’ve probably all seen those men who can enter any room and instantly command it. I’m not talking about the loud and boisterous dolt who makes a scene with obnoxious alpha-male jackassery. I’m talking about the man who exudes a silent magnetic charisma that electrifies the entire room just by his presence. People feel better … Continue reading Be Charismatic and Influential | The Art of Manliness