Vaughan Granier reflects on the beauty of having 3 generations under one roof.
Mike Crider’s dad worked hard and still found time to raise his two sons. He was such a good role model, Mike was afraid he couldn’t fill his dad’s shoes when he had kids of his own.
Joni Kanata could never connect with her distant, absent father. But she’s learning to see the love of a father through the eyes of her sons.
Aaron Gouveia remembers the Patriots in the old Sullivan Stadium—”a craptastic team in a rundown pit of a stadium.” But through the years, through the generations, he’s loved every minute of it.
Kevin Macku asks if it’s pride that’s pulling men down from the labor force, or if it’s something else
“If we raise our kids one way but expect something different of them”, says Brian Sorrell, “then they’ll end up invisible to us.”
David Stanley sees four generations of angry men in his family. Will they be able to control their tempers, or will the tempers control them?
Story-telling father, Brandon Hudson, uncovers the importance of storytelling — for us, and for our children.
When Bob Barsanti was his eldest son’s age, his adolescent ego was stoked by shoveling snow: a modern John Henry against the snowplow. That was then…
In 1987, CJ Kaplan saw Rush for the first time. Twenty-five years later, he brought his son along for the ride.
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I wasn’t ready to be with a baby. I didn’t understand the rhythm of it. What was the beginning, middle, and end of this task?
Sarah Thebarge wonders if it’s really necessary for her online dating site to ask her whether she uses ketchup on her grilled cheese and who her favorite Kardashian is.
Patte Wheat LeVan profiles sculptor James Kelsey.
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Betsy and Warren Talbot have found great results through applying some basic business concepts to their marriage.
Tom Scocca argues that snark is a necessary weapon in the war against “smarm”. Allan Mott politely disagrees.
Orin J. Hahn has a simple message for women about men, we feel too.
There are few better examples of failed American foreign policy than our trade embargo against Cuba.
Vironika Tugaleva shares a simple but not easy solution to the cycle of abuse.
Alexa Koncinski asks, “Would you rather sing a cappella randomly in public once every day or audibly express wind every time you met a new person?”
After he lost his brother, Jarad Dewing tried everything to release the pain locked inside of him.
Despite growing up as young black male in the “hood,” facing all the same challenges—like violence and poverty—my voice, moreover the way I talked, somehow made me less black than others.
Renowned prison reform activist Ken Hartman gives his insights into how we can reform our broken system.
Prison rape isn’t funnier than any other kind of rape. And men are not unstoppable rape machines. It’s time we stopped laughing.
“We all feel angry. We don’t all choose to abuse because we’re angry.”
Jeremy Meyers thinks it’s time for men to decide who they are, not let society decide for them.
Conventional beauty doesn’t mean crap. Jackson Bliss explores the importance of “idiosyncratic beauty” and its relationship to love
Andrew Smiler offers three suggestions on how to leave the gray zone of sexual consent.