Things to Do in Chicago, Illinois

Chicago, Illinois is known as the “Land of Lincoln,” as it was the home of the beloved 16th president of the United States, Abraham Lincoln. The windy city is the third largest city in the US, and there is no end to its amount of entertainment value. Part of Chicago’s endearment to tourists is its […]

Tim Ferriss Becomes a 4-Hour Chef

Don’t be intimated by the massive 600 pages of Time Ferriss’s newest offering, The 4-Hour Chef. Ferriss has suffered the intimidation for you, and what you may see before you as a giant block of literary fruitcake, it is actually “a labor of love and hate and sweat and blood and tears.” Ferris has asked some […]

High Tech Poker

Make the weekly poker game a little more interesting with this ingenious app that replaces the standard deck of cards and works with an iPad and a bunch of iPhones or iPod touches. You can find bold poker here.

Urban Transport

Getting around town sometimes requires alternative modes of transportation. When you have errands to run or just want to cruise about, nothing compares to the good old bicycle. If you’re after a sturdy ride, the Trek Earl Bike might be the answer.   If you can’t get there fast enough, the DeLorean is a stainless steel complete with […]

7 New Years’ Resolutions for the Urban Man

Urbasm’s resolutions for the coming 2013 are to complain more, eat more, drink more, lie more, cheat more, drive faster, work slower, and watch a whole lot more reality television with the aid of an adult diaper. Then, when next year rolls around, we resolute to tone down all these bad habits, and follow through […]

Author, Jamie Reidy, Divulges Three Things Every Single Bachelor Should Know

“My first book, HARD SELL: The Evolution of a Viagra Salesman, was made into a movie, starring Jake Gyllenhaal,” says Reidy. “That information has absolutely nothing to do with this, but I really, really like saying that sentence.” Jamie Reidy is an author, bachelor, and above all, a man. In his second book BACHELOR 101: […]

Urban Males Welcome Pink Collar Jobs

What happens when a man can’t find the traditional blue-collar job; he becomes tired of the responsibility of management, or shrugs off the stereotype of a male nurse or receptionist? You get a man in a pink collar, which describes the traditional female-dominated career, such as dental hygienist, librarian, licensed nurse, or paralegal. Statistics suggest […]

Boyz II Men, Divulge Three Things Every Guy Should Know

Boyz II Men initiated in 1988, and were originally comprised of Marc Nelson, Nathan Morris, Michael McCary, Shawn Stockman, and Wanya Morris. Nelson soon left the group to pursue a solo career, and between 1992 and 1997, the leftover group kicked out five number one hits, and sold over 60 million albums. Not too shabby […]

Bad Ass Bachelor Pad in West Vancouver, British Columbia

We thought what most guys did in Canada was drink beer, watch hockey, and dream of drinking beer and watching hockey, while freezing his baguettes off in some bear cave in the forest. As it turns out, we were right… all except for this one guy in West Vancouver, who owns a $4.3 million bachelor […]

Bad Ass Bachelor Pad in Los Angeles, California

We have our doubts about the legitimacy of this $13 million bachelor pad. I mean, where’s the underwear? The bed is made, and there are freaking apples in a bowl on the kitchen counter? Never-the-less, these are awesome digs, and worthy of a hat tip. Too expensive for you? Check out this $4.3 million bachelor […]