The Margarita Margarita Sames, a Dallas socialite, boasts that she invented the Margarita in 1948 during a visit to her Acapulco vacation home. Like any self-respecting socialite, she named her new creation after herself. However, as is the case with most drink origins, this tale is a little dubious. There are numerous other claims as… Read more »
People have been asking me what sort of goodies I carry with me in my Think Tank 10 Cable Management bag. So here goes.
Recently I was a guest on the Cool Tools podcast where I presented four cool tools I find useful and hope others will too. Give it a listen!
Presenting the Boldr Expedition Everest, an automatic field watch with rugged good looks.
For this edition of Unboxed, I try to come clean with the BattlBox April 2017 subscription box which claims to be a Dopp kit.
For the final beverage of Negroni Week, we turn away from the potent spirit-forward drinks and to the civilized variant known as the Coffee Negroni (a/k/a the Caffègroni).
Negroni Week rolls on, and today I take a look at another Negroni-like cocktail—The Agavoni—using tequila instead of gin.
The Bow Tie Effect
When people know that you are able to tie a bow tie, something strange and wonderful happens: People give you bow ties.
The End is Nigh!
In case you haven’t been paying attention, the end of the world will happen this year. Oddly, it ended last year, too, and even the year before that …
The Coming Coffee Apocalypse, A Meditation
A coffee apocalypse? Say it ain’t so!
The Curious Case of the Race Photographer
Some people seem to enjoy photographing people who run races. The curious case of the the freelance Race Photographer is a fascinating one ….
Still Life: Sad Clown with Dumpster
A short story about a sad clown that (maybe) found a happy home.
Strike While the Iron is Hot: How to Properly Iron a Shirt
Lately there have been a few posts on various blogs about how a man should approach ironing a shirt. I’m here to tell you they’re wrong.