To celebrate our inaugural podcast for the Institute of Man we’ve tacked a topic that we know all of you are dying to know about. We interviewed some serious manly men who enjoy ambrosia of the Gods… BACON! The Epic Meal Time crew was kind enough to join us for a few minutes to talk about their meals, recipes, and eating live animals. Have a listen by clicking the link here: Institute of Man Podcast Episode 1 What would you like to see them do next?
The Smoking Jacket, according to the always trustful Wikipedia was introduced in the 17th century and around 1850 Gentlemen’s Magazine of London defined the smoking jacket as a “kind of short robe de chambre, of velvet, cashmere, plush, merino or printed flannel, lined with bright colours, ornamented with brandenbourgs, olives or large buttons. Fast forward to the 20th Century and you find stars such as Fred Astair, Cary Grant, Frank Sinatra, and Dean Martin. But most notable who still is identified today is Hugh Hefner. Penelope Byrde, in The Male Image: Men’s Fashion in England 1300-1970, traces this attire to […]