Modern Man 10 Day Memory Challenge – The Play’s The Thing

Mat recently branched off from the usual “Top 10” lists on social media and did his own thing. And it was riveting! Now, Jon, myself and Disney Dad Rob all have a lot of ties to performing – but I’ve never seen anyone embody the passion for the work, more than Mat does. Every second of the work he puts in means something to him. … Continue reading Modern Man 10 Day Memory Challenge – The Play’s The Thing

Mind of the Modern Man Podcast – Episode 6 – Debating Star Wars The Last Jedi

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

Modern Man Valentines Prep – Movies Men Should Watch on Valentine’s Day

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

The Modern Men Review Star Wars The Last Jedi – SPOILERS!!!

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!!!

What To Watch – Mat Recommends Jim & Andy on Netflix

There is currently a documentary, Jim & Andy, on Netflix about the time when Jim Carrey played Andy Kaufman in the movie Man on the Moon. It is uncomfortably fascinating. Back in the 90’s Milos Foreman (One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest) directed this film about the life of comedian and entertainer Any Kaufman and he cast Jim Carrey to play Kaufman or so he … Continue reading What To Watch – Mat Recommends Jim & Andy on Netflix

Happy Thanksgiving – What The Modern Men Are Thankful For

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

Modern Man’s Top Ten Tools To Keep In The House

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

The Modern Men’s Reaction to Star Wars The Last Jedi’s Full Trailer

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

Mind of the Modern Man Podcast – Episode 5 – Keeping Old Friends

The Mind of the Modern Man Podcast Episode Five Keeping Old Friends In Episode 5, Mat and KP talk about how the Modern Man in his 40s stays in touch with their friends – or at least tries to. Not just Facebook contact, but real, true friendship. The guys share personal stories, open up and talk very honestly about the hardship of seeing old friends … Continue reading Mind of the Modern Man Podcast – Episode 5 – Keeping Old Friends

Mind of the Modern Man Podcast – Episode 3 – Talking Fantasy Baseball

The Mind of the Modern Man Podcast Episode Three Talking Fantasy Baseball In this episode, Mat and KP talk about the long-running fantasy baseball league they are in and how a Modern Man deals with the highs, lows and time needed to be competitive. Join the conversation in the comments below and let us know your thoughts on fantasy baseball, any cool rules you use … Continue reading Mind of the Modern Man Podcast – Episode 3 – Talking Fantasy Baseball

Mind of the Modern Man – Mat’s Product Review – Zipzicles Ice Pops

Zipzicles are amazing. Why? Because you can make your own. They eliminate the worst part of a popsicle, the stick. The packages are sturdy. They won’t pop and they work smoothly. Let me just say that having a funnel will make things a lot easier, but even if you don’t have a funnel, it’s still pretty easy to fill. I recommend doing it over the … Continue reading Mind of the Modern Man – Mat’s Product Review – Zipzicles Ice Pops