The Aftershave

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Gillette Promotes A New A New Shaver (NY Times) Shirt Stays (Real Men Real Style) What’s Are The Differences Between Razors In The Edwin Jagger DE8x Series? (The Close Shave)

Aside: Q&A

When Sharpologist was about to launch we thought it would be a good idea to have some kind of “question and answer” system.  Unfortunately it never really worked very well–there were always annoying little glitches and it attracted spam.  As of today I’ve disabled the old system and installed a new one that appears to be more robust (crossing fingers!).  See that QUESTIONS tab on the right side of the screen? Give the tab a click and try it out. For the moment submitted questions and answers will be moderated (e.g. published after I’ve had a chance to look at it)…

The Countdown Starts For The Great Shave 2012!

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It’s official!  The Great Shave 2012 will be in Chicago on October 24, 2012 at the Dank Haus German-American Cultural Center.  HERE is the official announcement page but I’ve taken the liberty to list the essentials below:

Aside: “Answers” Tweak!

Sharpologist’s intrepid programmer, Nick, has figured out a way of displaying more posts per page of the Answers section!  So if you’re looking for answers to your shaving/grooming questions (or want to ask one!) that area will be much easier for you to browse.  Thanks, Nick!

Sharpologist’s First Six Months

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Sharpologist launched on Oct. 10, 2011.  Lets reflect on its first six months. In terms of page views there’s been steady growth: the site is getting about double the number of page views as it did at launch (by the way, it’s running at least four times the rate of the old mantic59.blogspot.com blog.  The last few weeks of the old blog are shown on the left side of the graph). What have been the most popular posts so far? Dollar Shave Club: How F**king Great Is It? Shaving-Tool Innovation & The Weber Razor Do You Make This Style Mistake?…