What Is A “Real Man”?

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Ryan “Brown” Dalton on the REAL MAN campaign, and the questions of why we even need a term like “real man” to begin with.

Ghosts of Halloweens Past

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Steven Downey takes a long look at Halloween now and then.

It’s Halloween. Is the Kaci Hickox Witch-Hunt Over?

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Ebola is deadly and highly contagious, but not easily transmitted. Fear and panic should not guide public health decisions. Science should.

This Year, I’m Dressing as a Man

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This year, I’m breaking the rules. I’m a man, dressed up as a man.

Unbelievably Bad Comics: TUG!

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Lesson #229: Think before you “hide” the Halloween Candy.

A Dad’s Guide to the 10 Worst Halloween Treats

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Tor Constantino offers this guide as a public service to all men who get stuck eating the misfit Halloween candy their kids don’t want—life’s too short to eat bad candy.

What’s a Dad to Do When His Daughter Wants to Dress as Han Solo?

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…put on a Princess Leia costume, of course.

12 Sexy Halloween Costumes For Men That Are Completely Ridiculous

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Guys – are you feeling left out of the “ridiculously silly and impractical” Halloween costume market? Never fear.

Video: Toddler in LED Costume is Incredibly Cute

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A dad has created a pretty potent mix of technology and toddler cuteness to create the “Glowy Zoey” YouTube phenomenon.

Top Ten Family Films to Watch this Halloween

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Looking for something to get your family in the Halloween spirit? Here are Jay Snook’s picks for the 10 Best Family Halloween movies.

Halloween Hack: Scary Shrunken Faces

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Carving a face into an apple and leaving it in the sun makes it look scary as sh*t. (Photo)

The Subway’s No.1 Charmer

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Inside the cramped and crazed subways of New York, a colorful conductor on the 1 train brightens commutes with off-script announcements.

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Retired soldier Dwight Gray presents a haunting meditation on youth, Halloween, and gun culture

Dads & Families Weekend Roundup: Oct. 28 – Nov. 1

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It’s the weekend! Enjoy a quick look back at all of the awesome we packed into one little week!

Why I Hate Halloween

I'm not this sort of witch, thank you.

It’s not the candy, or the parties, or the cobwebs in people’s bushes. It’s the ugly stereotypes of my faith that get perpetuated, year after year.

The Purple Balloon

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A true, horror story