BEST MOVIE ABOUT TEXAS? CREATING A TRUE GIANT
Editorial

BEST MOVIE ABOUT TEXAS? CREATING A TRUE GIANT

Really, it might just be the best movie ever made about Texas so far. Like any legendary beauty past the half-century mark, the sweeping movie that put Marfa on the map and the Texas way of life on celluloid has aged superbly. As Giant celebrates beyond the 60th anniversary of its production, as our cinemaphile Lance Avery Morgan shares his…

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SET ‘EM UP, JOE:  TOAST WITH THE MOST
Life

SET ‘EM UP, JOE: TOAST WITH THE MOST

There are times when is man is called upon to make a toast. A wedding, engagement party, job promotion or perhaps, a dinner party at home are times that can petrify a host who has to toast.  Fear no more, because Lance Avery Morgan, our Mr. ModXMan-ners is on the scene to help ease the elbow raising ritual, a wedding…

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SH&T MY DAD HAS: BOSSA NOVA ALBUMS
Life

SH&T MY DAD HAS: BOSSA NOVA ALBUMS

Blame it on the Bossa Nova.  And your dad’s album collection. For fall, it’s all about the indoor-outdoor entertaining principle with cocktails in hand and tunes overhead. Need to get in the mood? Look no further, man, than pop’s records. If it was good enough for him and the cool kids in the mid-60s and it’s even more amazing now. …

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DOWN MEXICO WAY:  CABO’S ESPERANZA
Travel

DOWN MEXICO WAY: CABO’S ESPERANZA

Where can you go for a few days of rest and relaxation that can actually seem like weeks away? Join us as Lance Avery Morgan pops down to the famed Auberge Esperanza resort in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico… the destination of the rich, celebrated and those who seek secluded luxury at its coolest. [PHOTOS: Courtesy Auberge Esperanza Resort] We all…

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HOW ADVENTUROUS IS AUSTIN? VERY. WE’RE RANKED #2
Life

HOW ADVENTUROUS IS AUSTIN? VERY. WE’RE RANKED #2

A new poll was just released about 100 cities in the country. No big surprise: Austin is the #2 Most Adventurous City in America. Keep Austin Adventurous might just become our city’s new slogan. We couldn’t agree more – from year ‘round water recreation to the thrill of adventure anywhere we go, we love being at the top of the…

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SELF ON THE SHELF
Style

SELF ON THE SHELF

ModXMan Quick Tip: while it’s still warm, place your favorite colognes in the fridge. From morning to night, the cool spray will energize you to feel calm, cool and collected. Just don’t confuse it with the bottle of Stubb’s BBQ sauce nearby, although you could do worse.

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