Entries by Chad

The Death of Self-Reliance

It is unmanly to blame another for your failure. We must reject the idea that every time a law’s broken, society is guilty rather than the lawbreaker. It is time to restore the American precept that each individual is accountable for his actions. ~ Ronald Reagan It’s unmanly to think that someone is responsible for […]

A2A Podcast Episode #6: How to Be a Tough Son-Of-A-Bitch

Toughness is something you practice. You practice it by becoming uncomfortable everyday. 5 things you can do today to become tougher: wake up early take a cold shower read everyday train everyday make your bed (do the little things that practice accomplishment) Huge thanks to Zach for hopping on and chatting with me. The guy’s […]

A2A Podcast Episode #5: Freedom

A couple of notes from the show – corrections, actually. When I say the 18th and 19th century, I meant the end of the 1800s and beginning of the 1900s. When I mention “slack” gun laws in Chicago and Detroit, I obviously means strict gun laws. Listen, it’s unmanly to want to regulate. It’s unmanly […]

The Coward Wants Rules. What We Need Is Freedom.

Why Does The Modern Man Wants Less Freedom and More Rules? I grew up loving freedom. At every opportunity as a wee one I’d run away and chase some adventure. Fear was compass more than it was a deterrent. As I grew up that thirst for freedom only evolved. I was a pain in the […]

9 Lessons in Business and Life Learned Over the Last 3 Months

Business Lessons The past 3 months in my life have seen much change. I’ve moved from my hometown to a new town and into a new house, my first house, actually. Which is much more expensive than I could have ever imagined, but also very different. The responsibility that comes with home ownership coupled with […]

3 Key Steps to Building a Greek God Physique

Step by Step Guide to Build Lean Muscle Building lean muscle isn’t a one-dimensional process. If that were the case, then everyone that lifted weights would be walking around looking like Greek Gods. The concepts of building muscle are simple, but not necessarily easy. In fact, most people know exactly what they need to do […]

What Is An Alpha?

I hold a personal definition for what an alpha is, just as I hold a personal definition for what a real man is. Your definition may differ, but on this site and within the articles we’ll write and profile here it’s important to understand what my definition is in relation to what most may think […]

The Transformation Mindset

Most people will tell you that they “want” to be in shape. The problem is that most people just TALK about their goals. In reality, these are nothing but preferences that they have set for themselves. (Read this: How to Get Shit Done) When you lack the ability to execute, you feel the need to […]

You Know You’re a Pussy If…

The title of the article isn’t very nice. ‘Tis a bit of a slap in the face, a bit condescending, and very condemning. I cannot write an article with that title from a holier than thou stance or position. There are many times in my life where I’m an outright pussy. Where I sleep in […]

Why You’re Failing with Failure

Engaging “beast mode,” going all out, trashing your muscles and performing an exercise to the point of absolute failure seems pretty damn hardcore, right? After all, you need to create muscle damage to grow. And the best way to damage your muscles is to punish them, put them through their paces, and train each and […]