A gentleman not yet twenty, on the yokes of masculinity, maturity, and civility.
Andy Hinds fears that sports culture may be teaching our kids aggression, based upon a cultish and arbitrary legacy.
Jamie Reidy shares the funny story of the first time he and his father watched an R-Rated movie together: “Animal House.”
This comment is from Jake on the open thread discussion “How Did You Learn About the Birds and the Bees?”
JP Pelosi remembers a locker room filled with fear as he was coached to play mistake-free basketball.
This comment was by Krishnabrodhi on the post by Jackie Summers “You’ve Got to be Carefully Taught.”
Megan Rosker sees the movie Tree of Life and is left with the idea that curiosity is what answers our darkest questions and spurs us forward as a collective community of thinkers.
Raymond Bechard has a confrontation with his 87-year old mother, which reminds him of how much memories — even 42-year-old memories — can shape us.
“Will you be my girlfriend?” he beamed, smiling as wide as the sky. My jaw dropped. “But Carl, I’m a boy. Not a girl.”
My daughter is coming of age in a society struggling to overcome its own shortsightedness, greed, and failure. But in her eyes, I see no condemnation and no angst for the future.
During the Utah Pride Parade earlier this month, two Scout leaders marched as part of a larger group of participants in Scouting uniforms, incurring the ire of the local and national councils.
Before France legalized same-sex marriage on May 18 of this year, the French people and Google decided to take matters into their own hands—and computers.
“…it has also highlighted disparity in the law of rape, which makes it impossible for a woman to be accused of the crime.”
-New Zealand Herald
Sesame Street tackles more than the ABCs and 123s with a new educational outreach program for children.
One magician went around town performing a magic trick for people in need of both kindness and money—watch their faces light up!
Chuck Ross relates a father and son bonding experience at the U.S./Mexico border.
Small tokens take on oversized importance in the small, lonely cells of Donovan Correctional Center.
Male sexual performance supplements are largely unregulated, yet may contain dangerous drugs not listed on the label.
Patrick Caneday didn’t know what he was missing, growing up without a father around, until he became a father, himself.
From the Seavers, to the Simpsons, to the Starks, here is a collection of the greatest advice from our beloved fictional dads from TV.
“This is at the pine creek high school baseball diamond. 473 homes destroyed so far.”
These are comments by bobbt, Patty, and Michael Cusden on the post “What Dads Really Want For Father’s Day”.
This is a comment by Cameron Conaway on the post “The Wayward Crutch of Higher Education”.
We are only given a few moments in life when something feels truly perfect. For Gint Aras, that perfect feeling came with a linen cap on a street in Lithuania.
It took a few years and a lot of broken hearts for Gint Aras to discover what it would take for him to be ready for real love.
Total Cereal and Men’s Health want to give America’s most well-rounded guy a trip for two to New York City.
Men, do you have a room of your own?
If the clothes don’t make the man, do they at least signal what kind of man wears them?
An examination of the ways that what you see in your mind’s eye influences your life.