Josh is on a crusade to become an irritant to a culture that mocks true masculinity and tries to replace it with a bearded femininity. When he's not challenging the destructive norms of the chickified culture, he enjoys a fine cigar or firing off a box of ammo at the shooting range. He's married, and his wife is awesome.

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AVO The Dominant 13th

I don't have any history with AVO but apparently they're pretty awesome.

Gran Habano #5

The Gran Habano #5 has long been one of my go-to cigars when I stop by the local smoke shop.

Marriage 101: The Contract

Every marriage has a contract. Ever come home three hours late and receive a disappointed look from your wife? It’s because you broke the “don’t be inconsiderate” clause in her contract. Ever gotten mad at your wife for spending $756 on shoes? That’s because, whether you know it or no

Manly Music Mondays: Vices by Memphis May Fire

The message in Vices by Memphis May Fire may not be readily obvious due simply to the style of music.

Is Your Band of Brothers Not Working?

Every few years I watch HBO's Band of Brothers miniseries. It’s a story about the experiences of a particular group of men and their camaraderie.

Camacho Corojo

I originally wrote this review at the beach, but didn't get any photos. So, I had to resmoke the Camacho Corojo twice more.

Gurkha Vintage 2001

Gurkha Vintage 2001: Paying homage to fearsome warriors while smoking fearsome cigars is something I won't soon tire of.

Book Review: The Remaining by D.J. Molles

Too often we forget that battle requires violence, or we long for a world where violence is once again an acceptable weapon. The Remaining is that world.

Perdomo Texas Edition

I stumbled across the Perdomo Texas Edition at my local tobacconist.

Seven Lessons on Manliness from Seven Legendary Gunslingers

The Magnificent Seven should be required viewing for all males. From start to finish it's chock full of lessons on Manliness.