Funerals call for appropriate and respectful dress. For me, that means a dark blue suit.
After getting a $128 pair of 501 Shrink-to-Fit raw selvedge jeans for $67, the shrink-to-fit adventure begins...
With budget in mind, one of my favorite resources for grenadine ties is Chipp Neckwear in New York City.
Despite what magazines and other men’s style resources may tell you, the truth is that you only need one good watch: the classic stainless steel tool watch.
We covet luxury goods for a reason: because luxury brands are just better at selling a desirable aesthetic.
Is there anything simpler or more iconic, accessible and essential in a man’s wardrobe?
In an effort to cut the cost and eliminate the plastic waste of cartridge razor shaving, I tried another solution with very positive results.
The best brands are built on a foundation of real mastery of craft. And they're very rare.
In addition to ties, bow ties and pocket hankies, one of my favorite American accessory brands makes exquisite dopp kits.
For guys who are uncomfortable with hair loss, Revivogen MD makes an effective, natural and affordable solution.
I love shaving, I love barbershops, and I really love this great Barbasol shaving video at Old Familiar Barbershop in Columbus, OH.
In high school, our prematurely hirsute classmates with 5 o’clock shadows bought the beer because they looked older. Decades later, the principle hasn’t changed.
Glenn O'Brien influenced my approach to life, style and creativity immeasurably.
As I learn more, think more and see more over time, dairy is making less sense for me for many reasons.
Based on how I present myself, people often presume that I'm into labels, designers and "luxury." Quite the opposite is true.
In my new normal, the pursuit of "effective living" means showing up for my mother on a whole new level.
The latest episodes of "Chelsea" on Netflix and The New Yorker Radio Hour offered different but genuinely helpful perspectives on understanding "how" and "what now."
As one of the many Americans who feel crushed by vanishing work, I'm not so quick to…
A new trailer for the expected next installment of the Kingsman story is here.
A new true crime series about the unsolved murder of Baltimore Catholic school teacher Sister Cathy Cesnik in 1969.
In case you haven't cried yet today...
Louis C.K. is a brilliant philosopher comic of our time. It's uncomfortable, thrilling and hilarious to watch.
Spring is here, and so is the April 2017 Playlist. Enjoy.
My favorite blonde ice pick is at it again as an MI6 agent in a slick & sick action thriller from the director of John Wick.
People either forget or are unaware that Carrie Fisher made her brilliant film debut in a little movie with Warren Beatty called <em>Shampoo</em> (1975).
My return to my hometown has been tricky to say the least.
In an age of boredom with the classically-tailored suit, I'm sticking with the old school.
I went to a Broadway show the other night. When I arrived at my seat at the Lyceum Theatre, I realized I was the only one in a suit, let alone a tie.
It’s official. The answer to the question “Is It Time To Leave New York?” is Yes, at…
While some men treat midlife crisis with a Porsche, a 22 year old or clothes from Top Man, photographer Phil Toledano faced his fears and created something incredible.
My first episode as a resident of a well-kept secret on Ohio's north coast called Cleveland.
In this episode, I respond to some readers' reactions to an article about a new affo…
Following up on the overwhelming response to my article about leaving NYC, dealing with aggressive dogs and loving every minute of my hilarious cousin in "Bad Moms."