Danny Gibbs doesn’t need a full playlist, just one single song to give voice to despair.
Part techie, part gamer, and part cook, Danny can often be found tinkering with a PC, pondering short story ideas, or playing a game for a write up at Gaming Insurrection (@GamingInsurrec). When asked, “If you're so opinionated, why don't you start your own blog?” one time too many, he did just that. As a result, Danny's Corner was created as a place for the rage, confusion, comedy, and calm that are natural for one that's pondering the basics of being a man. He can also be found haunting Twitter from (@dannyscorner).
Danny wonders why men must be on the constant search for a woman to have sex with in order to prove their value as men.
Self-pleasure is considered one of the most uncomfortable topics between parents and kids, but it doesn’t have to be. Here, Danny helps parents and boys start a respectful and important conversation.
Danny explains the necessity of taking the sexual assault of a 12 year-old boy seriously, and reacts with anger at tweets shaming the young victim for resisting the advances of an older woman.
A new law band sex offenders from decorating for Halloween. Does this law go too far or not far enough?
A new morality-based CAPTCHA system designed by Civil Rights Defenders suggests it can help keep commenting trolls away from your blog. Do you think it will work?
Men are taught to fight their way out of their problems. When men turn that violence on themselves, the result is both epic and tragic.
After Conan O’Brien tweeted a joke about Team USA weightlifter Holley Mangold, many were outraged at the insult against the athlete’s weight. Danny digs a little bit deeper.
Danny laments the actions of a German mayor who gender-coded the parking spaces; “female” for the easy ones and “male” for the more challenging spots.
Danny agrees with Ill Doctrine’s Jay Smooth about standing up against the attacks on Anita Sarkeesian. He just wishes the message hadn’t been delivered in a way that dismissed men’s issues as “blah blah blah”.
Danny explores the idea that men are somehow both expected to behave like mindless sex-obsessed animals, and yet are also held responsible for the incredibly high standards of beauty and grooming women are held to.
Gregory Jaquet thought his problems were everyone else’s fault but his own. He didn’t need therapy. Why would he?
There really are no words for this other than Shane’s.
Should we teach boys that they can be heroes? Should we teach them that they can change the world by themselves?
Teryn O’Brien wishes she’d understood the nature of grief before she went through her own, because understanding the nature of grief will offer new hope in sadness. —– After a year of grief, I’ve learned a lot. I’ve also made some mistakes along the way. Today, I jotted down 15 things I wish I’d known […]
Dr. NerdLove says the difference between flirting failure and mastery isn’t about avoiding mistakes, but how you roll with them when they happen.
D. A. Wolf is pleased that work and family issues are taking center stage in today’s New York Times. But she thinks the article misses the bigger issues of the economic forces at play in today’s world—for both genders.
It’s tempting to homogenize Nelson Mandela’s views into something everyone can support. But he did not seek — or obtain — universal approval.
Part 2 of a 6 part serial from Lou Aronica and The Story Plant.
What Renner Larson’s grandfather, uncle and Dick Van Dyke taught him about masculinity.
Gary Lai is married to Jill Morley of Fight Like a Girl fame. And the question he gets asked all the time is, “What do you think when your wife gets hit in the face.”
Jacob Tucker’s brother just turned 24. And it’s time Jacob told him what he really thinks about him.
This case could have implications for similar cases playing out in other states.