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Elias_Youngquist

Member since February 18, 2012

Elias_Youngquist (aka Elias Youngquist )

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Ira Glass on Storytelling

Ira Glass on Storytelling

Ira Glass notes the time that it takes to move from aspiring to create good work and actually creating good work.

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Jolly Beast St. Nicholas

Jolly Beast St. Nicholas

You may not be aware just how much of a beast the man in the red suit really was. Think Rambo + mother Theresa

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100 Must Read Books: The Man’s Essential Library | The Art of Manliness

100 Must Read Books: The Man’s Essential Library | The Art of Manliness

This is where I go whenever I don't know what book to read next. The darned sucker hasn't let me down yet. Some of my favorites so far: Dharma Bums, 1984, Into the Wild and, of course, the Bible.

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Top 50 Important Tools – DIY Tips and Advice – Tools Everyone Should Own - Popular Mechanics

Top 50 Important Tools – DIY Tips and Advice – Tools Everyone Should Own - Popular Mechanics

This looks like as good of place as any to start a collection beyond my current duct tape/WD40 toolkit.

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Cooking with one log and one chainsaw

Cooking with one log and one chainsaw

Psh, who needs a campfire these days when only a log will do.

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Bill Murray and a potted plant

Bill Murray and a potted plant

A fellow connoisseur of the potted plant.

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World's classiest bartender

World's classiest bartender

This man has found the perfect symmetry between beard, booze and guns.

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Brick Laying and Masonry

Brick Laying and Masonry

So, I wandered onto this hypnotic video of a flannel-touting man laying a wall with his bare hands with folk guitar music in the background and I feel it is shareworthy. I can't look away.

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Tough Guys Sing Savage Garden - Truly Madly Deeply Do

Tough Guys Sing Savage Garden - Truly Madly Deeply Do

Aaaaand the award for manliest choir goes to:

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Al Pacino and Christopher Walken

Al Pacino and Christopher Walken

The two swankiest old folks you'll see in this day and age.

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The Man Card

The Man Card

I would say it is redeemable for something, but we all know nobody can be even 1/10 as manly as Steve McQueen

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Hank Drum

Hank Drum

Presenting the most beautiful sound you can coax out of a propane tank. I know what I'm planning on building this summer now.

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Dickson triple barrel 16 gauge sidelever

Dickson triple barrel 16 gauge sidelever

Only for use in dire zombie occasions.

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Mitch Hedberg Jokes Etched In Wood

Mitch Hedberg Jokes Etched In Wood

Good hearty wood plus good hearty Mitch Hedberg jokes. Can't beat it.

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Charlie Chaplin final speech in The Great Dictator      - YouTube

Charlie Chaplin final speech in The Great Dictator - YouTube

Amazing speech from a seemingly unlikely source. Charlie Chaplin talks about a serious topic in the midst of a silly movie. Best quote: "more than machinery we need humanity."

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Dads are the Original Hipsters

Dads are the Original Hipsters

Because if a man can't look to his father for manliness, where else can he look?

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Laser Dinosaurs

Laser Dinosaurs

Men, on dinosaurs, with lasers, fighting to the death. We can only hope this is how 2013 plays out.

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The Everything Guide to Zombies - The Top Four Zombie-Defense Tools at the Met -- New York Magazine

The Everything Guide to Zombies - The Top Four Zombie-Defense Tools at the Met -- New York Magazine

The curator of the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York explains which items he would loot from his own museum in the event of a zombie attack. Dibs on the crossbow.

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Ramos Alarm Clock | Uncrate

Ramos Alarm Clock | Uncrate

Can't wake up in the morning? How about a nuclear bomb threat to git your gears movin' in the morning.

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Vintage Mugshots from the 1920s

Vintage Mugshots from the 1920s

Believe it or not these are mugshots. O how the times have changed.

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Another Journalist Must Need | Blog

Another Journalist Must Need | Blog

Science! What will they think up next.

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Where is this pub?

Where is this pub?

Look at this picture. Now imagine the conversation. Did your brain just explode? Good.

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