Max Bakke examines ‘Boyhood’ and finds, there are no small parts.
Boys are taught to suppress emotion. They are taught to act out aggressively. This is not the way to raise good men.
After his young son announced that “Daddies don’t cry,” Michael Bryant had to explain to his son why everyone—Daddies included—occasionally needs to have a good cry.
Texting with his son did little to calm Tim Akimoff’s conflicted emotions after he sent his son off on his first solo trip overseas.
Douglas Mine, a former foreign correspondent, shares this memoir about meeting his Italian wife, starting a life together, and the honest emotions that accompany finding out, at age fifty-five, that you’re going to be a father again.
Brent Almond wonders why our society stigmatizes boys for showing affection to each other and worries that his young son is already feeling the pressure to conform.
Graham Phoenix finds the term ‘rape culture’ offensive, but in hearing the British Health Secretary, this week, reporting to the British Parliament on the Savile Affair, he questions whether his being offended is valid any more.
Josh Misner thinks back to the male role models he admired as a child and wonders whether his own son will ever look up to him in the same way.
There’s more to summer camp than s’mores and Capture the Flag: C.F. O’Rourke lists the ways summer camp made him into the man he is today.
Michael Carley offers advice for parents who want to encourage their children to embrace books and reading at a young age.
Masculinity is often tied to pain management. Here, Michael Walsh ponders whether one kind of pain can be used to manage another.
Chilli might make it seem as though your face is on fire – so why is milk so soothing?
Watch Christoph Rehage change on his long walk and see the changes. By the end, he might need a shave.
Challenge accepted! Dixie Gillaspie takes Chris Anderson up on the challenge to spend 60 seconds enduring an ice bath and talking about something that really matters.
Maybe you need some new flavor in the bedroom, or a little more sizzle? Something to get your love life smokin’?
“The secret of happiness, you see, is not found in seeking more, but in developing the capacity to enjoy less.” – Socrates
We all acknowledge that kids aren’t born hating other people. So why do we do we teach them that it’s only natural?
We live in an era of extremes. Take Joey Chestnut, for example.
The 2014 college football season will be different than ever before. This year, college football will end with a 4-team playoff. Here’s what you need to know to hold your own in a conversation about the new playoff.
Yes, you can do it. Jordan Gray shows you how.
Savas Abadsidis talks to men about the way growing – or not growing – a beard defines manhood in their lives.
James Michael Sama wants you to know that not everyone is going to hurt you.
The power of one, a few and many to do the right thing and fight for equality, fairness and a just society is an awesome force for change and for good