Archive for April, 2013

by / on April 30, 2013 at 02:31 / in Attire

‘Smart fabric’ turns people into electronic chameleons

Fashion is something that goes beyond simply looking good, but more with how you present yourself to the world, and how that world responds to you in a social and cultural context. In many ways, what we wear defines us. […]

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by / on April 25, 2013 at 14:08 / in Health, Philosophy

Five ways to Live Healthier, Longer

Everyone wants to look and feel younger, and there are dozens of anti-aging gimmicks out there – but the real secret to turning back the hands of time lies in a healthy lifestyle.   According to Health Magazine, “A recent […]

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by / on April 25, 2013 at 10:44 / in Etiquette

Tea Etiquette 101: Drinking Tea ‘the Proper Way’

How could adding boiling water to leaves get so complicated? Pinkies up or down? Conventions abound when it comes to tea service, but it need not be fussy. In fact, some of the traditions actually have interesting roots. READ MORE

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by / on April 23, 2013 at 22:29 / in Etiquette, Protocol

Koreans Slap Bill Gates for ‘Rude’ Handshake

SEOUL, South Korea – The buzz in town today is this photograph of Microsoft founder Bill Gates’ shaking hands with South Korea President Park Geun-hye. Gates, 57, might have not realized it Monday, but a one-hand shake in Korean culture […]

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by / on April 20, 2013 at 02:01 / in Attire

Ralph Lauren Talks Style Icons, Playing Polo, and Wearing Canadian Tuxedos

          At 73-years-old and having designed clothes for more than 45 years, Ralph Lauren is like the grandfather, the modern O.G. to the menswear community. It’s no mistake that he’s king of menswear. So, much like […]

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by / on April 18, 2013 at 15:31 / in Health

Vitamin A & Prostate Cancer Cells

Scientists discovered the potential of Vitamin A to form a chemical acid, which may help in turning on certain genes within prostate cancer stem cells to prevent the growth of the disease. Vitamin A produces retinoic acid that carries out […]

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by / on April 17, 2013 at 04:35 / in Attire

10 Fashion Challenges That Build A Better Man

Most people think that working in the fashion industry in New York is all about photo shoots and free stuff. But after years spent buying for a major high-end department store and a few more years on the opposite side […]

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by / on April 15, 2013 at 13:37 / in Attire

The town issuing fines for saggy pants

Two young men with low-slung, baggy jeans walk in Trenton, New Jersey.  Source: AP Despite protests that the ban is unconstitutional, members of the Terrebonne Parish in Louisiana voted overwhelmingly to introduce the laws. Violators will be fined $40 for […]

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by / on April 15, 2013 at 13:25 / in Young Blazers

Tulsa Fatherhood Festival Teaches Manhood 101

          TULSA, Oklahoma – The first ever Tulsa Fatherhood Festival wants to make sure every boy has a man to look up to. The event, held Saturday and Sunday in Tulsa, helped more than 50 young […]

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by / on April 12, 2013 at 03:36 / in Attire

Cam Newton talks style, new menswear line

  The Carolina Panthers quarterback, number one draft pick, former Auburn standout, Heisman winner, GQ cover model and philanthropist has added yet another title to his resume: fashion designer. READ MORE

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