When my friend died

A little over a week ago, late at night, my phone rang an unusual ring – one that I hadn’t heard from it before. In the middle of watching a movie, I took one look at the Caller ID and said to my wife, “It’s just a butt dial” and I let it go to voicemail. Then...

Review: Sapiens – A Brief History of Humankind Oct24

Review: Sapiens R...

We aren’t the only humans. Well, we are now, says author Yuval Noah Harari, but that hasn’t always been true. The word ‘human’ he explains, means ‘an animal belonging to the genus Homo‘. Other humans throughout history have included Homo rudolfensis, Homo...

On Discomfort

  Are we too comfortable in our lives? I recently completed one of those obstacle course races – the kind where you crawl under barbed wire, throw yourself over walls, and run through the countryside. It had been a goal of mine for some time, and I finally decided to just do it. As...

Food Is Fuel

Do you want to know the number one difference between fat people and healthy-fit people? It’s not activity, testosterone, or laziness. It is their view of food. Without exception, every single person that I know who is fit views food primarily as fuel for their body. And without...

Only Men Would Build...

It’s proof that the world is still run by men. Women have been maligned and kept down for millennia, but even the advancements women’s rights groups made in the 20th century didn’t extend to sexual health in the same way that they did for men. Pharmaceutical companies...

Review: Call of Duty: MW3 Jan06

Review: Call of Duty...

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 Pros: Beautiful, Fast-Paced, Fun Action Shooter Cons: Short Campaign Buy It From Amazon: Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3   Call of Duty: MW3, like other installments in the Call of Duty franchise, is an excellent game. The graphics are fantastic, the...

Some Motivation For 2012 Dec30

Some Motivation For ...

Resolutions don’t work. Most don’t last beyond the first two weeks of the new year, and that’s because, no matter how well intentioned they are, we always look at those resolutions through our existing paradigms in life. Usually the best thing to do isn’t to make a...

Jamie Oliver At TED ...

As of this writing, two-thirds of Americans are overweight. Half of those people are considered obese, which means that those people are more than a little bit pudgy. Jamie Oliver, of Food Network fame, has been fighting obesity and nutrition battles for years in the UK. Recenlty he tackled...

Amazing Quotes For Men #7 Dec28

Amazing Quotes For M...

The time is always right to do what is right. ~Martin Luther King, Jr. Any idea, plan, or purpose may be placed in the mind through repetition of thought. ~Napoleon Hill There are worse crimes than burning books. One of them is not reading them. ~Ray Bradbury If a man does his best, what else...

Amazing Quotes For Men #6 Dec28

Amazing Quotes For M...

We need men who can dream of things that never were. ~John F. kennedy The path to success is to take massive, determined action. ~Tony Robbins Dreams are the touchstones of our character. ~Henry David Thoreau Don’t think you’re on the right road just because it s a well-beaten...

Amazing Quotes For Men #5 Dec28

Amazing Quotes For M...

Facts are stubborn things; and whatever may be our wishes, our inclinations, or the dictates of our passions, they cannot alter the state of facts and evidence. ~John Adams The price of greatness is responsibility. ~Sir Winston Churchill Have fun, be crazy, be weird. Go out and screw up! You...

Amazing Quotes For Men #4 Dec28

Amazing Quotes For M...

I have noticed even people who claim everything is predestined, and that we can do nothing to change it, look before they cross the road. ~Stephen Hawking I hope I shall possess firmness and virtue enough to maintain what I consider the most enviable of all titles, the character of an honest...