Robert Reece has found that ignoring the Man Code has improved his life enormously.
Robert Reece is from Leland, MS and received his BA and MA degrees from The University of Mississippi. He is now a PhD student in sociology at Duke University where he studies race and racism and contracts as a NPO researcher. He blogs at Still Furious and Still Brave and tweets at @PhuzzieSlippers.
Robert Reece quit looking for his roots in distant lands that have not affected him so deeply as the history, culture, and people of Mississippi.
White women assuming sexual power over black men is not a new story, says Robert Reece, of news that Danny Brown received unwanted oral sex on stage.
As buzz builds about 4 NFL players coming out, Robert Reece speculates on what it will mean for them personally and for the hyper-masculine league they play in.
That most masculine of subcultures, the world of hip hop, ironically provides an acceptable outlet for men to express platonic affection for one another: through rap lyrics.
Sexual instruction manuals perpetuate the notion that, despite the apparent diversity of ways to have sex, there’s just one right way for men to be lovers.
Though the fear of black men by white people is based on racist stereotypes, black women’s fear is rooted in a lifetime of experience.
Older parents are becoming the norm, but are they better than younger parents?
See that spot?! The soil is perfect for some free food. Get the seed bombs and sling shot ready!
This is a completely different—and stunning– application of time-lapse photography.
Enough reality for one week. Fiction beckons…
Look at the bright side, no matter how damaging our dating experiences are, we learn something very important from each person we open our hearts to.
Is Life Without Parole an unjust punishment? Can it ever be just?
Food, environment, people. These three things form a ménage à trois.
In a culture so focused on individuality and “every man for himself,” there’s a lot of pressure to conform.
In this Loveumentary podcast, Nate Bagley sits down with a couple to talk love at first sight and what makes a real, happy marriage work.
Mistakes when acknowledged and accepted are often a learning opportunity for growth. Use them.
Steven Lake examines the pressures of a multi-tasking world and how we can fight back to save our relationships.
Hero or goat, The Closer holds fans’ hearts in his hand.
Bryan Reeves finds something deeply compelling about being with a woman who can take care of herself, and who enjoys allowing him to take care of her anyway.
Hollywood heavyweight Paul Lazarus shifts gears and draws attention to a mind-bendingly brilliant invention that could save the lives of hundreds of millions.
Using Membership Rewards® from American Express, my family can experience a whole lot of things that might have otherwise been out of reach.
Jordan Gray says that in order to be a man, you must first decide on your own personal ideals of masculinity.
These are life-changers because they are tools to change what you need to change, and appreciate what you already have.
John McElhenney realizes that his immediate attraction to women who are somehow broken relates to a sister who he couldn’t save.