The Civil War between Street Artists and Taggers

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Comparing what a street artist does to what a tagger does is like comparing what Caravaggio did with a canvas to what a dog does to a fire hydrant. The Renaissance master brought beauty into the world. The dog does little more than mark his territory. ––– “And it came to pass, when they were […]

A Great Cosmic Joke: The Hilarious Human Body

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Human beings are clumsy, hairless monkeys obsessed with looking beautiful. How is that not funny?

Steve Atlas and the New Breed Athlete

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Steve Atlas on the small details that create the big picture when it comes to health and fitness

That’s Not A Fedora (And Stop Wearing It)

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The trilby has become the cheesy default hat for too many men, and it’s a mistake.

When Did Aesthetics Become Unmanly?

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When and how did the concept of masculinity turn its back on art, design, and beauty?

Intriguing: The New Ugly?

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Tracy Moore at Jezebel thinks their readers should learn to embrace “intrigue” over sexual attraction in their potential lovers.

The Intact-ivists

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A diverse group of men who are opposed to circumcision share a common, if unorthodox, mission—to restore their foreskins.