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The Bold & Determined 333rd Article Extravaganza!

From the desk of Victor Pride Subj: Calling All New World Conquistadors… —

Today is Columbus day. Many people in our modern world seem to have a problem with Christopher Columbus.

In an earnest effort to not offend anyone, I have taken the liberty of renaming Columbus Day to Conquistador Day. 

(A [Read More...]
Bold and Determined
Oct. 9, 2017, 1 p.m.

How to Cope with Abuse

From the desk of Victor Pride Subj: A taboo topic —

I recently received this email from a reader:

Your blog/topics have been extremely helpful to many men including myself. You boldly discuss the topics and in simple words you make sense.

Some people in your audience would appreciate if... [Read More...]
Bold and Determined
Oct. 2, 2017, 2:19 p.m.

P.T. Barnum’s 22 Golden Rules of Money Getting

From the desk of Victor Pride Subj: How to Get Money Like P.T. Barnum —

Recently, I stumbled upon P.T. Barnum's great book, The Art of Money Getting.

The advice in this book was so good, and so identical to the advice given here at B&D, that I had to publish some of it... [Read More...]
Bold and Determined
Sept. 21, 2017, 1:10 p.m.

10 Reasons To Stop Using Social Media

We could pretend that social media is the greatest thing since sliced bread or we could look at the reality of the situation. So many people praise the benefits of social media, but where are the benefits? All I see is a bunch of people running around trying to get “likes.”

What in the... [Read More...]
Bold and Determined
Sept. 6, 2017, 2 p.m.

Science = The Lazy Man’s Search For Truth

From the desk of Victor Pride Subj: When science gets it wrong —

Recently, I wrote about my experience with meditation.

In no un-certain terms I said this: meditation does not work. I then provided a list of clear reasons why meditation does not work.

In response I... [Read More...]
Bold and Determined
Sept. 4, 2017, 1:55 p.m.

Why You Should Never Smoke Marijuana (and what to do instead)

From the desk of Victor Pride Subj: Marijuana actually is bad for you, mmkay —

Many times now I have received comments praising the effects of marijuana. They say:

“Victor, the weed is so great. You should get stoned and drop out, man.”

I say: Wow, the weed is so great huh? Listen here... [Read More...]
Bold and Determined
Aug. 31, 2017, 3:30 p.m.

Why Meditation Doesn’t Work (and what you should do instead)

NOTE: If you do not meditate, do not read this article. You are already on the right path by not meditating, continue doing what you are doing. 

From the desk of Victor Pride Subj: It's all about, like, the alternative to meditation, man —

Recently, a reader of B&D asked me about meditation. He... [Read More...]
Bold and Determined
Aug. 28, 2017, 3 p.m.

8 Easy Ways to Beat Brain Fog (Forever)

From the desk of Victor Pride Subj: So you want to get rid of brain-fog —

Brain fog is a hard thing to deal with but an easy thing to overcome.

I know because I used to have brain fog big time. I killed it by following this brain fog battle plan.

You can... [Read More...]
Bold and Determined
Aug. 22, 2017, 4 p.m.

30 Things Every 30 Year Old Should Know

So you're 30 years old.

You are now old enough to have had the life experience required to transform yourself into a success machine. 

All that is missing are the steps that will take you from A to B, from Average to Bold.

These 30 steps will show exactly how to do that.

You... [Read More...]
Bold and Determined
Aug. 16, 2017, 4 p.m.

How to Buy Happiness (with Money)

From the desk of Victor Pride Subj: Destiny and Desire – The Answer to Lifelong Motivation —————

This article has been narrated by Victor Pride. Press the play button to listen while you read.

There's a little problem that afflicts a lot of [Read More...]
Bold and Determined
Aug. 14, 2017, 3 p.m.

$500 Reward for the name of the @victor_pride Twitter impostor

Bold and Determined has yet another imposter.

I guess nobody learned their lesson after Michael David Salway was immortalized for stealing my name.

Now we have a twitter impostor pretending to be me.

(B&D does not use twitter.)

This twitter impostor will be immortalized... [Read More...]
Bold and Determined
Aug. 13, 2017, 4:11 p.m.

21 Things Every 21 Year Old Should Do

From the desk of Victor Pride Subj: How to live your real life —

So you're 21 years old…

Does it seem like nothing makes any sense?

It seems like everything you're told at 21 years old is the opposite of what you see with your eyes.

Your eyes say one thing and your... [Read More...]
Bold and Determined
Aug. 10, 2017, 3 p.m.

Why Your Estrogen Levels Are Higher Than You Think (and what to do about it)

Testosterone is great and all but the real killer in the world today is not low testosterone…

The real killer is high estrogen.

Estrogen is the ugly opposite of testosterone, she's always there causing trouble but nobody ever wants to look at her and deal with the problem. We're afraid that if... [Read More...]
Bold and Determined
Aug. 7, 2017, 3 p.m.

The Dorian Yates Diet and Workout Routine

Dorian Yates is misunderstood as only ever doing one set per exercise. This could not be further from the truth. Dorian did many sets but! here is what sets him apart…

Dorian Yates only did one WORKING set to failure.

Dorian Yates would often do THREE or FOUR sets per exercise. The first 3... [Read More...]
Bold and Determined
Aug. 4, 2017, 3 p.m.

10 Rules for Con Men (and how to NEVER be conned)

To the average man they are despicable, deplorable, reprehensible… and utterly fascinating.

Con men are some of the most alluring creatures on earth and that is because they possess one trait that the average man does not possess…


Con men... [Read More...]
Bold and Determined
Aug. 1, 2017, 2 p.m.

B&D Now Available on Paperback!

Hello Friendly Friends of B&D,

Great news…

The Best of Bold and Determined Vol. 1 is now available on paperback and kindle. Get it here:

Bold and Determined: Get Up Off Your Ass, Enjoy Your Life, And Get Out Of the 9-5 Jive Forever (Volume 1)

Bold and... [Read More...]
Bold and Determined
July 31, 2017, 2 p.m.

How to Leave Your Job and Live an Adventure

From the desk of Victor Pride Subj: THE GENESIS OF ADVENTURE IS ALMOST HERE

Usually I'd write my letters from a coffee shop but today I'm writing to you from a McDonalds in Chiang Mai.

We flew in early this morning. Since we flew in early, we just didn't go to sleep last... [Read More...]
Bold and Determined
July 24, 2017, 2 p.m.

35 Ways to Be a God

My words are dual. 

They are swords or they are medicine, that all depends on you.

Many cannot handle the truth, like Jack Nicholson said.

To those silly people who cannot handle the truth my words are like swords through their silly hearts.

Good riddance.

Any male who cannot stand the truth... [Read More...]
Bold and Determined
July 13, 2017, 2 p.m.

NO-BS BODYBUILDING: The JDB Bible for Advanced Health & Fitness

Hello friend.

Do you ever feel like you're busting your butt in the gym but getting nowhere?

No need to be ashamed about it.

Most of us in the bodybuilding game spent years in limbo, not knowing what actually works.

I personally wasted 7 years running around in the gym like a chicken with it's... [Read More...]
Bold and Determined
June 1, 2017, 2 p.m.

33 Rules of the Millionaire

From the desk of Victor Pride Subj: The actual steps to making a million dollars starting with nothing —

A million dollars would make you a rich man, wouldn't it?


A million dollars would make you a millionaire, just like me.

Many people cannot admit they love being a millionaire,... [Read More...]
Bold and Determined
May 8, 2017, 3 p.m.