I loved The Karate Kid growing up. I’m pretty sure my brother and I fought each other after every viewing, back in 1984. I was 9 years old and watched that video tape often. I always love a good underdog story, standing up to the bully. Daniel was a loner and just trying to stand up for himself. I loved the theme about balance. Even … Continue reading Sweep The Leg! Cobra Kai Crane-Kicks Us In The Nostalgia on YouTube
After some serious time off, it took a powerful “Force” to get the Modern Men back together again for a new Podcast! After watching WAY too much The West Wing, KP decided to moderate a debate between Jon and Mat on the virtues of Star Wars, The Last Jedi. We talk about all kinds of things including… The amazing throne room battle! (It’s even good … Continue reading Mind of the Modern Man Podcast – Episode 6 – Debating Star Wars The Last Jedi
A few days ago, we posted some fun Pixar vs Disney animated movie brackets – done March Madness style – on our Facebook and Instagram pages. Now, we can’t take credit for the creation of these brackets. My 20 year old niece sent it to me. We have a history of going to see Pixar movies together. I wish I could credit the creator – … Continue reading March Madness – Disney & Pixar Brackets
“You learn something new every day.” Time for this week’s installment of things that I learned. Let’s get to sharing! Tom Hanks is playing Mr. Rogers. I adored watching Mr. Rogers as a kid. As an adult, a friend had gifted me the book “The World According to Mister Rogers: Important Things to Remember”. It’s filled with the insight and ‘feel good’ things you’d expect … Continue reading What Did I Learn This Week? – #3 – February 11, 2018
We don’t have to all sit and work our way through The Notebook to find a romantic movie this Valentine’s Day that would keep our attention! Mat was tasked with listing his Top 10 Movies that a Modern Man would enjoy on Valentine’s Day. 10. Sid and Nancy (1986) I start the list off with the nuclear bomb of romances – the 1986 classic Sid … Continue reading Modern Man Valentines Prep – Movies Men Should Watch on Valentine’s Day
“You learn something new every day.” Ain’t it the truth? This old dog is always willing to try out some new tricks. So, why not share? I’m going to try something new on the site. I’m going to share a few quick hits on some things that jumped out at me each week. Sharing is caring – right? Let me stop with the clichés and … Continue reading What Did I Learn This Week? – #1 – January 28, 2018
Star Wars – The Last Jedi has been in theaters since before Christmas. So, I feel pretty good that any fans of the series will have seen it by now. We waited 3+ weeks to share our thoughts, but just in case you’re waiting to see it, still – SPOILER ALERT!! We’ll be talking some plot details. So, if you haven’t seen it yet, click … Continue reading The Modern Men Review Star Wars The Last Jedi – SPOILERS!!!