In 2016 we asked the question as to whether or not the great Western powers will survive globalization, and the answer was: probably not. But what about baseball? And what's more important, really? In this fascinating survey, author Lincoln Mitchell discusses the remarkable multi-national reach of the sport and weighs the different factors that may cause the game to thrive or decline in the face of shifting economic models.
Even if you try to avoid last-minute gift shopping, the holidays always seem to bring out the worst in shoppers. People get competitive, impatient and it's really no surprise when you consider the overall ambiance of the gifting season: dizzying lights, warbling choral music on repeat, fake Santas and bratty kids, packed parking lots and the pressure to please everyone — and then some. Hardly what you'd expect from a time touted as being reserved for charitable acts and peace on earth (OK, maybe that's a little over the top).
Picking a grooming gift can be a feat — what if he doesn’t like the product? What if it doesn't match his skin type? What if I only have the budget for only one full-sized product? With Olivina’s all-in-one-set, the all-natural brand packages up the best of their products in a try-em-all gift set that won't shock a budget. Aluminum-free deodorant, 2-in-1 shave oil, all-in-one body wash, and a conditioning shave cream, all in Olivina’s best-selling bourbon cedar scent.
Head trauma in the NFL is sure to be a hotter topic than ever when the Hollywood film Concussion comes out Christmas Day. But in 2013, the Pulitzer-winning Fainaru brothers blew the lid off that story with their exhaustive book, League of Denial. Now is as good a time as any to read — or give — the investigative story that helped start a movement. Start shopping here.
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But no matter the guy, food baskets make great gifts for guys. Whether it's a food basket stocked full of his favorite snacks that he can munch on while watching the game or a box of delicious chocolate-covered strawberries for an after-dinner treat, food always makes for one of the top gifts for men. When it comes to shopping for birthday gifts for him or stocking stuffers for Christmas, make it all about something he can use and enjoy right away. Picking Christmas and birthday gifts for men doesn't have to be hard!