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The best Christmas TV episodes of all time

The best Christmas episodes of all time tell stories that get at what it really feels like to live through the holiday season.
group of friends gathering in front of a fireplace.

Rock the après-party this winter with our guide

egg nog

What to mix with eggnog: The ultimate guide to this seasonal drink

A pair of Yeezy sneakers.

All falls down: How Kanye’s recent behavior impacts his fashion legacy

The sidewall of the BFG KO2 All-Terrain Tire.

Do BFGoodrich KO2 tires live up to the hype?

LP O'Brien from the Netflix show Drink Masters.

Want to make a Drink Masters-worthy cocktail? A top contestant shares recipes

Family wearing matching family pajamas.

The best family Christmas pajamas for matching holiday cheer

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The Real ID deadline has been extended (yet again): What travelers need to know

Cajun food in a pan.

A guide to Cajun food, a Franco-American wonder

Robert Downey Jr. and his Balbo Beard.

The best beard styles for older men: This is the definitive list

Traveling Wisconsin off road trails in Can Am side by sides.

This is the amazing off-road travel spot no one even knows about

2022 FIFA World Cup Korea Uruguay.

World Cup 2022: Results, standings, and scores

The 13 best Christmas movies to watch this year

There are far too many Christmas movies and they're not all created equal, as these 13 standouts suggest.

Homemade marshmallows are so much better than store-bought (and easy to make)

This sweet treat season, learn how to make homemade marshmallows and impress everyone you know with this gift of pure sweetness.
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The 10 best action movies on Amazon Prime that will blow you away

If you're a movie fanatic who likes cool car chase scenes, entertaining special effects, and classical action tropes, these movies on Amazon Prime are for you.
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Do you really need hyaluronic acid in your grooming routine?

Purported hyaluronic acid benefits including moisturizing and anti-aging properties. Does this seemingly magic ingredient live up to the hype?
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UFC Live Stream: Watch UFC Fights Online From Anywhere

UFC Live Stream: Watch UFC Fights Online From Anywhere

Looking for the best way to live stream UFC fights online in 2022? We've got everything you need to know right here.
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Take it from a relentless traveler: These are the best travel gifts for men

Travelers love to receive items that are interesting, useful, and relevant to their lifestyle. Check out our list to find the top travel gifts for men.
Fast food.

These are the most delicious food rewards programs delivering big savings

The Manual rounds up the best food rewards programs and the best bonuses on offer from some of the country's leading franchises.
Carvana Vending Machine in front of mountains during sunset.

Is Carvana going out of business? The ‘Amazon’ of cars tumbles

After seeing massive growth, Carvana’s stock continues to tumble amid talks of a recession, falling used car prices, and high interest rates.
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This amazing website lets you find music from just about any show or movie

There's nothing as annoying as hearing a great song in a TV show or movie and not knowing the artist or song title. Learn how to find music with Tunefind.
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The secret to tasty, crispy bacon is something you already have in your pantry

By dredging your bacon in flour before cooking it, you'll end up with an even crispier treat than you ever thought possible — all with just a little flour.
a beautiful home at sunset

This is who homebuyers really are right now (and what they’re buying)

Buying a house can be a long, stressful process. Who braved it and what did they buy? A new survey shows record shifts.
Bend it Like Beckham

The best soccer movies to distract you from the U.S. World Cup elimination

The best soccer movies evoke what the game means to both players and fans.
2021 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe and Convertible sitting on tarmac in front of a large body of water.

Move over Porsche, there may be a Corvette SUV coming

The Chevrolet Corvette’s time as a pure sports car is coming to an end, as Chevy is looking to add a four-door and SUV Corvette.
iceberg melting in the arctic

U.N. chief warns we’re on a ‘highway to climate hell’

At the COP27 climate summit, UN chief Antonio Guterres offered a stark warning for the world. Read more about the latest climate change news.
First cultured hamburger being fried in 2013.

FDA approval of lab-grown meat signals major changes are coming to our tables

The FDA just approved production of lab-cultivated meats for the first time, giving Upside Foods the go-ahead to produce lab-grown meat.
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This is where daylight savings comes from, and why it’s stupid we still have it

The second Sunday in March marks the beginning of daylight savings. But how did this tradition begin? And why do we still spring forward? Read on to learn more.
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Best cheap bicycle deals for December 2022

Best cheap bicycle deals for December 2022

The end of the year is a great time for treating yourself to a new bicycle and we've picked out some of the best bicycle deals right now
Close-up shot of a model of Al Wakrah Stadium.

The weirdest, coolest facts about the Qatar World Cup stadiums

The Manual digs into the eight Qatar World Cup stadiums hosting the 2022 World Cup — their locations, cost, design, and facts, and what happens after.
Cassian and Luthen in Andor

10 things we’d like to see in Andor season 2

Andor season 1 is in the rearview mirror, but what should we look forward to in the second season?
Korea and Uruguay play in the 2022 World Cup.

World Cup 2022: The group stage highlights we can’t stop talking about

From bicycle kicks to improbably slick, deep shots on net, these are the highlights we at The Manual can’t stop talking about so far in the World Cup 2022.
Presents for couples.

The best gifts under $50 for men this holiday season

Buying gifts for the men in your life this holiday season shouldn't be difficult and expensive. Check out our gift guide to help you out!
Bowl of popcorn.

Got the munchies? Good healthy snacks don’t have to be boring

You don't have to give up tasty snacks just because you're trying to eat healthy. Check out some of our favorite healthier snacks.
6 Simple Ways To Remove Shoe Scuffs

6 different methods to remove scuff marks from shoes (that really work)

You can surprisingly repair most shoe scuffs and abrasions with these common household items: Toothpaste, erasers, petroleum jelly, and more.
BMW iX5 Hydrogen prototype driving in front of large wind turbines in front of blue skies.

BMW begins production on SUV designed to take on climate change

Hydrogen cars may not be popular in the U.S., but BMW is coming out with a test fleet of hydrogen-powered iX5 SUVs next year.
sliced raw sweet potato.

10 reasons you need to eat more sweet potatoes

Sweet potatoes are as good for you as they are delicious. Read on to find out why you should add more sweet potato recipes to your meal plan.
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How to make kimchi at home so you always have this tasty Korean staple on hand

Kimchi is hugely popular right now, and for good reason. Ever wanted to make your own? It's surprisingly easy, so be sure to keep some around.
A tent near a body of water with a view of the rising sun.

The 13 Best Camping Gifts for Your Favorite Outdoorsman

The 13 Best Camping Gifts for Your Favorite Outdoorsman

Looking for the perfect camping gift? We've got plenty of suggestions that will help your recipient get more from the great outdoors.

Attractive at any age: Skincare for men in their 20s, 30s, 40s, and beyond

We picked the best products and skincare regimens for your 20s, 30s, and 40s. With a little dedication, your skin can end up looking younger and healthier.
Indiana Jones

Signature style: Channel your inner Indiana Jones for the ultimate rugged look

The Adventurer may be one of the most coveted archetypes for men's style. Here's how you can design your wardrobe to channel Indiana Jones.
Chris Hemsworth speaking at the 2019 San Diego Comic Con International, for Thor- Love and Thunder, at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, California.

Chris Hemsworth is stepping away from acting: These stars did the same thing

"Thor" star Chris Hemsworth is taking a career break after learning he's genetically predisposed to Alzheimer’s disease.
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10 insanely clever kitchen hacks you need to start using

These are a few of our absolute favorite food hacks, tried and tested, that will save you time and stress, and maybe earn you a few extra compliments.
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Crypto continues its freefall as another major company declares bankruptcy

Crypto trading platform BlockFi filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy Monday, aiming to clear debt, repay creditors, and reestablish the platform's legitimacy.
The Boys.

The 26 best Amazon Prime series to binge this week

Dive into the best series on Amazon Prime right now with these 21 shows that are available to stream on the platform.
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The most shocking culinary delicacies and weird food from around the world

Would you eat fried tarantulas? Would you drink anything called "snake wine"? Check out these and other weird food options from around the world.
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Armitron’s Blueprint watches are beautifully crafted and make excellent holiday gifts

Armitron’s Blueprint watches are beautifully crafted and make excellent holiday gifts

Armitron's Blueprint watch collection features brilliant timekeeping pieces that allow you see their inner workings. They're also powered by kinetic energy.

First facials for men: A comprehensive guide on exactly what to expect

While we try to maintain perfectly healthy skin, some things are just best left to the professionals. Sometimes, even a guy needs to get a good facial.
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A red wine guide for beginners (and 12 options to try)

If you love red wine, then you're going to love these dry reds that will really surprise your taste buds.
Two men walk a trail using the BioLite HeadLamp 425.

BioLite Headlamp 425 review: Recharge your winter adventures

Keep your winter adventures moving with this rechargeable headlamp from BioLite.