There’s a new list of America’s MANLIEST cities….which is based on factors like the number of hardware stores, steakhouses, and people in manly occupations. And cities LOSE points for having high numbers of nail salons and fancy boutiques.
Oklahoma City came in at number one. Where did St. Louis come in? Here’s the top 10, starting with the MOST manly:
1) Oklahoma City
2) Columbia, South Carolina
5) Birmingham, Alabama
7) St. Louis
8) Toledo, Ohio
10) Charlotte, North Carolina
The 10 least manly U.S. cities are….
1) San Diego
2) San Francisco
5) Los Angeles
6) Rochester, New York
8) Washington D.C.
9) Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
WHAT ARE THE MANLIEST SPORTS, DRINKS, FOOD:
We see signs all the time that TRUE MANLINESS is dying. Studies about how men can’t do basic household repairs anymore . . . trends like pantyhose or Brazilian waxes for men . . . kids joining gangs that have dance battles instead of drive-bys. So here’s some help to reclaim the manliness. Planters nuts and “Men’s Health” surveyed men and put together these lists of the top three manliest foods, sports, and drinks. Check ’em out.
—Manliest Foods. BEEF JERKY was rated the manliest food, ahead of mixed nuts and peanuts.
—Manliest Sports. FOOTBALL is the manliest, followed by hockey, and then basketball.
—Manliest Drinks. BEER was rated the manliest, bourbon was second, rum and Coke was third.