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8 Lessons in Manhood From the Vikings

Today’s “man” would, by-in-large, fair poorly in a culture such as that of the Vikings’. Our brains are no bigger, our capacity for intelligence no greater, we’ve merely been given knowledge that has been built up and compounded over hundreds of years. Our toughness, our grit, however, are both diminished beyond recognition.  

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ManCan offers innovative product

Are you tired of being discriminated against for being a man?  Well a 13 year old with a beautiful mind hatched a plan to even the playing field and care for those less fortunate at the the same time.  ManCan are Man scented candles that come in a used soup can that provided a meal…

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Five celebs you never knew were badass soldiers or heroes

Most celebrities are profoundly disappointing in real life. The dude who’s up on screen saving the world from an alien invasion is in real life a self-centered douchebag who spends his off-hours berating wait staff for serving his foie gras at the wrong temperature. That’s why we love to point out those rare occasions when famous people turn out…

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Black Label Trading Company

Black Label Trading Company World traveler, adventurer and now Cigar company owner James Brown shares his thoughts on he new company Black Label Trading Company. From the pages of Zach Berning co-founded and curator of comes this interview with a man that is going places in the world of adventure, fine food, drink…

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Tactical Beard Owners Club

The tactical Beard Owners Club get an honorable mention today in an article on the Guns and Tactics website by author Joshua A. Haarbrink. The culture of Beardliness and it’s strategic alliance with Manliness has a long and distinguished history together as explained in this story. The SPIKE TEAM Headquarters is also host to the…

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How to change a watch strap or band

From If you are going to sport the most manly of man bling, you should possess at least the most elementary of skills associated with owning a nice watch.  Growing up the son of a clock and watch maker, I learned these skills early on.  Now it’s your turn.  

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The Gentleman’s Timepiece

The gentleman’s timepiece has long been a symbol of knowledge, adventure, status and perhaps even wealth.  The military man, aviators, auto racers and the seafaring man could portray their spirit of adventure and bravery with dirty hands and boots while sporting a $5000 Rolex to express their style and status among men.  The high-end watch…

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A Manly “Call To Arms”

From the start of planning this website I knew it was important to have a page dedicated to being manly. While I have many reasons for doing so, some people were so concerned about me offending someone’s tender sensitivities.  If you know me, you are aware that I am not a person that has any…

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