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
Last night we all turned away from the Yankees/Cleveland game to tune into Monday Night Football to catch up on a riveting game that saw Chicago and Minnesota in a Field Goal to Safety 3-2 scoring fest. SNOOZE! But, that’s not why we watched. With the rest of the ‘geek’ world, we tuned in to see the premiere of the latest Star Wars The Last … Continue reading The Modern Men’s Reaction to Star Wars The Last Jedi’s Full Trailer
On Friday, September 1st, the Lucas Film merchandising machine went full bore with Force Friday II. It’s the Black Friday of Star Wars stuff. Books, clothing, school supplies, and of course TOYS are all released. Last year, the premiere of Force Friday was to push the toys associated with Rogue One. This year, we were inundated with teases of the upcoming The Last Jedi. **BE … Continue reading These Are the Droids I’m Looking For
Always trying to be where the Modern Man is – we’ve launched our own Modern Man YouTube Channel! Please SUBSCRIBE! In our first VLOG – Mat chats with you about how Star Wars’ Ahsoka Tano teaches us that the world isn’t just black and white – there’s a lot more to it for the Modern Man. Enjoy! Continue reading Video Blog (VLOG) #1 – Ahsoka Tano & Living in the Gray Area