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
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
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
More Valentine’s Day prep help for you, my friends! We talked about a simple gift, we talked about movies you’ll ENJOY watching on Valentine’s Day – but what about the music? We’ve got you covered there too! Our resident musician – Jon – came up with an amazing 2-hour playlist on Spotify filled with songs guaranteed to brings some ‘feels’ to your Valentine’s Day. Rob … Continue reading Modern Man Valentines Prep – A Modern Man Valentine’s Day Spotify Playlist
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!!!
Happy Thanksgiving to everyone! We LOVE this holiday. What’s not to love? Family, Football and Food. BOOM! It’s as close to a perfect day as you can get. We hope you spend some time with friends and family and share what you’re thankful for, with them all. Since you are gathered here, around our cyber table – we will share what we are thankful for … Continue reading Happy Thanksgiving – What The Modern Men Are Thankful For
Our friends at Chillax have been our go-to folks for making the weekends rock. Their Chillax Lounges, GIANT Beach Blanket and Whiskey Ice Cubes – we’ve been loving them all. We asked our resident Bourbon fan, Jon, to share his thoughts on the Chillax Whiskey Ice Cubes we’ve been sent. In Season 3 of The West Wing, in the episode Bartlet for America, Leo has … Continue reading Cheers to the Weekend and Sipping Bourbon over Chillax Whiskey Ice Cubes
We have full workbenches and toolboxes in the basement, garage or shed. (In full transparency, most of us have wives with the full tool boxes… but we’re catching up!) That being said, when we are in the house and have a small fix-it project, what’s handy and in the junk drawer ready to go? Here are our Top 10 household tools that we cannot live … Continue reading Modern Man’s Top Ten Tools To Keep In The House
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
A few weeks ago, Jon regaled us with tales of his recent family adventure in the wilds of Alaska. Today, he finishes the story. Enjoy! The Caravan eventually wobbles down a one-lane dirt road to the river’s edge in a town called Hope. I assume it was a town; we don’t see any structures while we’re there. In minutes, we’re pushing off in a long … Continue reading Modern Man Goes Into The Wild – Part II
The amazing people at Dollar Shave Club sent all three of us boxes containing their entire Wanderer product line. They sent us the products free-of-charge and allowed us to use the products and report back, stating our true opinions. Dollar Shave Club sent us: Hydrating Sage & Black Pepper Shampoo and the matching Conditioner, Mint and Cedarwood Body Wash, Citrus Hawaiian Ginger Daily Face Cleanser, … Continue reading The Modern Men Try Dollar Shave Club!
Part I The pilot flips a switch and the propeller engages. Over the headset, I hear him relay to the tower that we’re ready to go. Water sprays from the twin pontoon floats below the plane, the nose pitches upwards, the engine roars and we gently lift off from a small lake – that happens to be one the largest float plane airports in the … Continue reading Modern Man Goes Into The Wild