About Jamie Reidy

Jamie Reidy is a writer and Propecia "before" model. His new book A Walk's As Good As A Hit: Advice/Threats from My Old Man is a collection of funny essays about him and his father. His second book Bachelor 101: Cooking + Cleaning = Closing is a cookbook/lifestyle guide for clueless single guys just like him. His book Hard Sell: Now a Major Motion Picture LOVE and OTHER DRUGS
in which Jake Gyllenhaal played "Jamie."

11 Reasons I Maybe Shouldn’t Have Kids

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Jamie Reidy loves kids, but he’s pretty sure he’s not prime Dad material.

Is Te’o Gay? Does it Matter?

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Jamie Reidy, a 1992 Notre Dame graduate, explores a new theory being put forward about the duped All-American.

Confession Time: I Called a Phone Psychic

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Jamie Reidy undergoes a psychic reading on the phone and writes about it—as predicted.

Kleenex Alert: Football Star Doesn’t Score Touchdown So Grieving Teammate Can

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Jamie Reidy shares a heartwarming story that reminds us that sports allow us to excel as good people, too.

Pissing My Pants: Betraying My Manliness at the Sight of Needles

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Jamie Reidy’s fear of needles is getting better, but he’s still taking it a step at a time.

Of Mice and Mobsters

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Jamie Reidy credits Mario Puzo for teaching him about sex, and calls out Coppola for the pathetic portrayal of the most dangerous member of the Corleone Family.

Home of The Masters Golf Tournament Finally Adds First Female Members

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Jamie Reidy comments on the historic Augusta National Golf Course’s adding women.

World’s First Pregnant Man Wants Divorce

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Open Thread: Things Guys Call Each Other

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Jamie Reidy lists the informal names men call one another. Did he miss any?

An Open Letter to Wes Welker: Be Brave, Be Bald!

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Jamie Reidy comments on Patriots wide receiver Wes Welker’s hair transplant.

Video: Star Wars Characters Do “Call Me Maybe”

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Jamie Reidy shares an ingenious and hilarious version of the Carly Rae Jepsen smash hit.

Hilarious Comic Con Video: “Thank you for your service”

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Jamie Reidy shares a funny video of a patriotic southerner interviewing Comic Con attendees.

Sandusky Victims: Tear down the Paterno Statue Yourselves

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Jamie Reidy urges the Sandusky victims to tear down the Paterno statue themselves.

Free Stephanie Rice: Gold Medal Swimmer in Hot Water for Sexy Swimsuit

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Jamie Reidy defends Stephanie Rice against criticism for Tweeting a pic of herself in a racy suit.

Running with The Bulls. Or Not

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Jamie Reidy laments his decision to not run with the bulls when he had the chance.

Video: 4th of July Fireworks Failures

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Jamie Reidy shares some less than successful Independence Day fireworks displays.