Sure, we talk about style, tools, sports and kids here, but quite often we bring up some fun Pop Culture stuff. A few weeks ago, the holy grail of pop culture happened – Disney released the Teaser Trailer for the FINAL movie in the Skywalker Saga at the Star Wars Celebration in Chicago. We have now seen (many many times) the trailer for Star Wars … Continue reading NEW Video, Podcast AND Blog As We Dissect Star Wars The Rise of Skywalker Teaser Trailer
Hello readers! A few years ago, a merry band of Star Wars fanatics and I put together Top 10 Lists of our favorite Star Wars characters, ships, aliens, and so much more! We’re going to resurrect this here on MindofModernMan for Star Wars Saturdays! What better day to launch it than on International Star Wars Day? May the 4th Be With You! As we await … Continue reading ModernMan Star Wars Saturday Top 10 – Favorite Star Wars Movies
On this episode I’m joined by Jon to talk about waiting. Specifically – we’re waiting for Avengers End Game and Star Wars Episode 9 (We NOW know it’s called The Rise of Skywalker). Which are we looking forward to more? Did Last Jedi sour Jon enough to NOT be excited for Episode 9? Does Marvel now hold a special place that Star Wars USED to? … Continue reading Mind of Modern Man Podcast – Episode 10 – Waiting for Avengers End Game and Star Wars Episode 9
Recently, we mentioned some great ideas for spending your holiday gift cards on. Today I want to spotlight two items that our friends at ThinkGeek sent over for us to play with and do a bit of a review. Harry Potter AND Star Wars! Both of these are fun and are 100% worth dropping some gift card cash on! Harry Potter Hand-Controlled Candle ThinkGeek $19.99 … Continue reading Modern Man POST Holiday Gift Guide – ThinkGeek Harry Potter & Star Wars Specials!
Hey there! I recently got back in the cab of the pick-up truck (with a NEW theme song and opening credits!) and recorded a new edition of our Modern Man Truck Tales! This time we put together a fun Top 10 list dedicated to the pop culture stuck in our brains. I created my Top 10 Favorite Movie Quotes I use in every day life. … Continue reading TruckTales Video – Top 10 Movie Quotes I Use In Everyday Life
We’ve posted a new video on our YouTube Channel with a fun subject – toys! I was feeling nostalgic after working on my list of Favorite 80s Movies, and with that waive of sentiment came flooding back memories of the toys I loved playing with while growing up. I worked with Jay, our Technical Producer, and we came up with the following video, talking about … Continue reading A Modern Man’s Favorite Toys Growing Up
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
“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
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!!!
GUIDE #5: DISNEY FAN GIFTS Robby took control of the Gift Guide for today, for all those Modern Man Disney Fans on your list. Happy Holidays Everyone! Its that wonderful time of year where we get to spend time with family and to remember what is important in our lives. Dad’s love Christmas! I love decorating the house inside and out. I love picking out … Continue reading Mind of the Modern Man 2017 Holiday Gift Guide – Disney Dad’s Dozen Disney Gifts
GUIDE #4: JUST FOR FUN As we get older, gift giving seems to be more about what we ‘need’ more than what we ‘want’. While it’s amazing to get some new tools or grooming products or some new socks – we’re still all kids at the holidays – aren’t we? Sometimes we want to just get something fun! Here are 8 gifts for the boy … Continue reading Mind of the Modern Man 2017 Holiday Gift Guide – Just For Fun
GUIDE #2: HOME & LIVING The home is filled with gadgets and “stuff” to make life easier, more enjoyable and fun. Why simply charge your phone, when Grood can help you do it? Don’t feel sad you can’t bring your couch with you to the beach, Chillax will help you out! Here are 8 items that the Modern Man would certainly love to have at … Continue reading Mind of the Modern Man 2017 Holiday Gift Guide – Home & Living