The World’s Boldest, Baddest Butcher Shop

April 25, 2017By Nick CoughlinFood

Nick Coughlin

Nick Coughlin is the founder and publisher of Compassionate Man. He lives in South Minneapolis with his two dogs, Onyx and Boli. You can reach him by emailing nick@compassionateman.com

It’s before noon in late April, and a heavy rain blankets my Jeep as I dodge potholes en route to my destination in northeast Minneapolis. The radio cuts away to the national news, and I hear of a death reported earlier that morning at Paisley Park, the iconic home, club, and recording studio of Minnesota’s … Read More

Range-Free: A Plant-Based Burger for the Committed Carnivore

March 20, 2017By Nick CoughlinFood

Nick Coughlin

Nick Coughlin is the founder and publisher of Compassionate Man. He lives in South Minneapolis with his two dogs, Onyx and Boli. You can reach him by emailing nick@compassionateman.com

As the creator of Compassionate Man, I pay attention to the messages targeted toward men on a regular basis. Turn on the TV and you’ll hear the toughest, most manly man tell us, “Arby’s…we have the meats!” Burger King reminds men not to settle for “chick food,” whatever that is. Burgers are more fitting for … Read More