The Snags and Snares of Male Decision Making

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When it seems like whatever decision you make will reinforce a male stereotype or break a male-centric taboo, what’s a man to do?

Modern Men and Decision Making: Between a Snag and a Hard Place

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Michael Ellis presents advice for getting over the “Decision Dilemma” faced by many men he knows today.

The 5 Steps to Decision Making

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Uzi Peretz points out that “the devil is in the details,” and outlines how to avoid getting stuck when trying to make a decision.

Please Respect Our Circum-Decision

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Renee Lute is asking for one thing in regards to the circumcision debate: Respect her and her husbands choice as parents.

The Lightbulb Moment: Call for Submissions Due 9/4

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What was the moment that made you stop and think about something differently? What was the tipping point?

Rubbing Shoulders With the World

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“My sons are different because we live a different life,” writes Veronica Grace.

Alright, Lie to Me

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When Norbert Brown’s son asked why he couldn’t have sex with his girlfriend in the house, Norbert was hard-pressed to find a truthful answer.

The End of My Regrets

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I used to regret things, but then one event in my teenage years changed all of that.

The Myth of the Self-Made Man

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We are far more interdependent than we realize, or at least than we care to admit.

Dumb boy face

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Mastered in childhood and carried into adulthood, the dumb boy face is a pernicious mask handy for avoiding accountability, writes Craig Bloomstrand.

“I still get funny looks for being a great cook, using a sewing machine, and knowing a lot about house cleaning.”

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What are your experiences as a stay-at-home dad?

“Should I Be Friends with My Ex?”

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I still care about him. What should I do?

“Life is short, and ‘Cause that’s just what you do!’ is about the worst reason to do anything.”

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Phil, Pursuit Ace, and Sabrina explain why they did or did not choose to live a childfree life.

Can You Afford to Let Your Family Pay for Your Wedding?

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Can you afford not to?

Whether to Father: 11/3

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Don’t know if you want to become a father? Or are you certain?

My Body Is a Temple

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Kyle Carpenter’s body remains unaltered until he can embrace the permanence of the experience.