How can fighting be good for anything? Steven Lake explores how this works in relationship.
Steve Almond’s reflections on having a baby boy, after a lifetime of trying to deal with aggression.
Ben Martin thinks about the awkwardness of correcting other people’s kids – and his hesitancy to accept other parents correcting his own.
Chris Bernholdt tries to teach his kids by example. It sounds like his son has been paying attention.
In the spirit of Thanksgiving, Nick Jurczak reflects on the various lessons that his parents taught him that you’ll never learn in college.
Tsach Gilboa, with a cautionary tale dedicated to the young guy who tried to pick a fight in the Santa Monica gym elevator.
Vincent Daly had a scary encounter while out with his family, and now he has a plan for safety in the face of danger.
Chris Kyle learned early on that he better man up and sure as hell ‘Don’t cry!’ He learned later that vulnerability makes him stronger.
Pat Brothwell finds it sad that he is even writing an article about why drunken fist fights are stupid.
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Tom Gualtieri switched from gay-bashee to basher, in the short amount of time it took to awaken his inner Kraken.
This comment was by Tom B. on the post “See Something, Say Something: Should Bystanders be Forced to Report Crimes?”
Hank Zona reads us parents the riot act for the negative impact we have on our children in Part I of his three-part series on adults and youth sports.
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Leo Babauta reminds us that a break from digital communication is refreshing. It clears your life of the noise, and allows you to find quiet, to focus on the important, to be at peace.
Being forward and going after what you want in life is essential to success in any realm; it puts everything out on the table and does not beat around the bush, therefore, giving you more opportunities.
Globalization has a funny way of firing up nationalists—and racism, nativism and parochialism are the result.
How should a man express this need?
Jesse Kornbluth reviews an old-time classic by Ernest Hemingway.
Thomas Fiffer poses the one question that just might save your next relationship.
Tom North, of the famous blended Beardsley family, reveals the real story behind the happy pictures—a tale of disconnection and abuse.
Men do a lot for love but we don’t always get to hear about it. We asked men: “Tell us something you’ve done for love” and they answered. Beautifully.
When this football player came out, he was not expecting the support he got. Don’t thank Michael Sam. This happened more than 4 years ago.
A comet collision with Earth with catastrophic results is inevitable. We have the technology to avoid it, but do we have the global cooperation and will?
Filling your child with love, by Jon Vaughn.
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.
Here was an outsider people seemed to love, while I was one everyone seemed to barely tolerate.
What would you do if you met the grim reaper face-to-face? If you’re Jackie Summers, you decide to pay very very close attention.
U.S. Marine Jonathan Buzin is emerging from a suicidal depression. He’s learned that forced positivity only makes things worse. Pain demands to be felt.
One successful entrepreneur reflects on his last conversations with his father, who died unexpectedly at 54, and vows not to live a life of regrets.