100 Words on Love: He Was Like a Trance


Sometimes, our greatest love stories don’t actually last.

Dying Zookeeper Gets a Kiss Good-Bye from a Giraffe He Cared For

Mario and the giraffe

The kiss seen round the world.

Kiss Me, You Big Lion!

Kiss me you big Lion

Kevin Richardson is a South African zoologist. He’s been away in the field to meet his friends. Big friends…errrr…big cats, obviously. Lions actually.

Countdown to the Kiss

All you need is love...and a clock.

Gay, straight, it didn’t matter when it came time for that midnight kiss.

2014 Hall of Fame Inductees Include Bands Guys Love (and Love to Loathe)


Critical darlings and working class heroes mix in the Class of 2014.

The Naked Kiss


John Trigonis gives us both darkness and light; a man, a woman, a motel room.

“Can I Kiss You?” Giving People a Choice Before Sexual Intimacy

can I kiss you photo by corey_shade

Mike Domitrz, founder of the Date Safe Project, talks about teaching teenagers and young adults respectful intimacy.

First Kiss


William Reichard writes about desire and adolescence.

2014 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Nominees Announced


Did they get it right this year?

The Good Men Playlist: Eight Reasons to Reconsider KISS

8 Reasons to Reconsider KISS

Come on, you know you loved them.

Baby Come Back

Baby Edited

First love, Foghat, and Fonzie. James Stafford on elementary school love in the seventies.

Kiss and Make it Better: How Kissing Affects our Health

Silhouette Kissing

Pucker up! Kissing isn’t just fun—it’s good for your health!

Kissing Colleagues

photo by ctsnow

Which is preferred in the business arena, a handshake, hug, or kiss? And is the answer gendered? Dr. Peggy Drexler explores the rituals.

Nightclub Fire in Brazil the Worst in Over a Decade

brazil nightclub fire

Many of the victims inhaled toxic fumes or were trampled in the ensuing panic.

“He did what society tells men they should aspire to: fast cars, sexy ladies, fist fights.”


In a world where men are told to conquer things like money, women, and sex, Nikki says it’s no surprise to see commercials like these. What do you think?

GMP Founder Admits to Use of Make-Up

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Call me a cross-dresser, a hockey-player-groupie, a wanna be hard rocker. I don’t care. Because I still love my wife.