My Husband Makes A Good Housewife

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Dillan ponders why some men help, why some don’t, and a new way to think about partnership.

Dad to Son: Be “More Manly!” (What Is This, 1950?)

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John Schwartz tells a tale of two brothers on the road to manliness.

All I Ever Wanted Was a Cheeseburger

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Growing up Orthodox Jewish in Houston, Texas in the 1950s and ’60s, the mixing of dairy and meat was forbidden.

Bad Medicine: Teens and Alcohol

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Teens and young adults are more likely to drink without regard for the consequences, making “self-medication” with drugs and alcohol even more dangerous.

“Saying men only shack up because of sex or 1950′s reasoning reduces men to mere sex objects.”

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This is a comment by ogwriter on the post “Breaking News from Fox columnist: Women aren’t Women Anymore”.

“‘Having it all’ seems more like an attempt to be both a 1950′s dad and a 1950′s mom at the same time.”

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This is a comment by QuantumInc on the post “Are Men Lazy?”

“One of the outcomes of equality in society is the serious risks for men associated with divorce.”

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This is a comment by Apolloapo on the post “Are Men Lazy?”

“A ‘head of the household’ belongs in a world where wives and children are property.”

This is a comment by Lars Fisher on the post “It Doesn’t Matter Who Wears the Pants: A Response to Hannah Rosin and The New York Times”.

My Husband Does Do That: My Journey Out of the Equal Parenting Closet

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Lyla Cicero is the odd woman out in her mothers’ group because her husband is not only a supportive father, he’s an excellent husband. So why does she feel the need to hide it?

I Knew Don Draper–A Whole Town Full

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Steve Jaeger loves and hates Don Draper, and he can’t help but see the complexities of Mad Men in his own boyhood memories.

Peabody and Sherman

Tweet“Sherman, that’s the biggest load of dog shit I’ve ever heard in my entire life.  And I’m a dog.” Mr. Peabody I am a distractible dude.  This blog post will prove it.  This was originally to be another 36-year-old Virgin post.  I got a couple sentences in and made a comment about joining Peabody and […]