Showing posts from October, 2017

It's Mo Time Again 2017 MIlwaukee Movember

I'll keep it short and sweet. It's the end of October. That means November is almost upon us. And November is the month of Movember  the only charity tackling men’s health on a global scale, year round. They address some of the biggest health issues faced by men: prostate cancer, testicular cancer, and mental health and suicide prevention. Movember is continuing their promotion of general health with their MOVE initiative along with the moustache awareness & fundraising efforts. Get involved here . For years Milwaukee has had and continues to have some of the coolest man-friendly socially responsible events around as organized by the guys at Movember MKE ,  our very own ambassadors for men's health issues. As always, we are happy to help promote Movember and all the events associated, check out our calendar of compiled events here . If you are looking for inspiration for your moustache, check out the new style guide.

What Word Will Open The Conversation

Image Source: Getty / David Becker Ironically, last night I was watching the news about the Las Vegas mass shooting when a commercial came on for a law firm advertising to sue if injured by someone texting and driving. In 2015, 3,477 lives were lost to distracted driving according to the NHTSA . 3,500 people and we jumped on passing laws to reduce that. Will the laws stop it from happening altogether? No. But lobbyists and lawmakers thought that was enough people to try to do something that would save even one life if not hundreds or thousands. Do cars kill people? No. The person driving it does - whether from texting, or drinking, or otherwise operating impaired. Sound familiar? Did that stop people from putting controls on the use of vehicles? No. Are safety regulations on sale, ownership, licensing, insurance (‘controls’) bans on automobiles? No. But one individual can kill dozens and injure hundreds, every year, in addition to so many other useless deaths through the