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A History of Sneakers, Ditching the Man Cave and the Most Exclusive Restaurant in America

  • Kempt Staff
A History of Sneakers, Ditching the Man Cave and the Most Exclusive Restaurant in America

Today’s must-reads from around the Internet.

Match Game: If you’re going to match with your date, Esquire suggests you match like Jay-Z and Beyoncé.

Study Up: Valet encourages you to ditch the man cave in favor of the gentleman’s study.

No Reservations: The New Yorker investigates the most exclusive restaurant in America.

Gone in 60 Seconds: You can now watch the entire history of sneakers in just one minute.

Get in the Game: Warby Parker has launched their first-ever video game. Finally?

Young Madonna, Your Guide to Sport Coat and Trouser Combinations and a Very Confused Ryan Lochte

  • Kempt Staff
Young Madonna, Your Guide to Sport Coat and Trouser Combinations and a Very Confused Ryan Lochte

Today’s must-reads from around the Internet.

Up in Smoke: NY Mag gets into how the cigarette industry helped create the Type-A personality.

Got Jokes: The Syrup Trap reports that Ryan Lochte has no idea who Ryan Lochte is.

This is the End: Rolling Stone muses on the end of Gawker.

Quick and Dirty: Put This On shares a brief guide to sport coat and trouser combinations.

Blonde Ambition: Paper sits down with the director of the 1991 documentary Truth or Dare.

The Team USA Sneakers Starting Five, Japan’s Virtuous Deals and the Lost Art of the Movie Soundtrack

  • Kempt Staff
The Team USA Sneakers Starting Five, Japan’s Virtuous Deals and the Lost Art of the Movie Soundtrack

Today’s must-reads from around the Internet.

On the Right Track: Flavorwire delves into the lost art of the movie soundtrack.

High Five: Check out the Team USA sneakers starting five.

Value Proposition: GQ’s chief value correspondent heads to Japan and discovers virtuous prices on everything from single-malt whisky to dress shirts.

All That Jazz: Die, Workwear! celebrates jazz pianist Bill Evans’s impeccable style.

Under the Knife: Cosmetologists and plastic surgeons say more men are starting to embrace the nip and tuck.

The Decorated Man, Gawker Shutters and How JFK Taught America to Dress

  • Kempt Staff
The Decorated Man, Gawker Shutters and How JFK Taught America to Dress

Today’s must-reads from around the Internet.

Fine and Dandy: AnOther traces the history of male icons who’ve challenged modern tropes of masculinity, from Louis XIV to Andreas Kronthaler.

Breaking News: Media rabble-rousers, Gawker have announced they’re shutting down operations for good.

Commander In Style: The Daily Beast looks back at how JFK taught America to dress.

Baby Talk: The Guardian reports that a baby born mid-flight was gifted one million air miles by the airline.

Mug Shot: Paper brings us the feel-good story of the week, as Hot Felon was seen buddying up with the Hadids.