Why Men Need to Play

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Duncan Alldridge explores men’s inherent need for play as part of healthy masculinity.

How to Be The Sober Sports Guy


Trying to stay sober during sports season while it seems like everyone around you is drinking? Ryan Bell has a plan.

Say ‘I Love You’

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An encounter with a teammate reminds Isa Qasim that saying ‘I love you’ isn’t limited to romantic relationships or your immediate family.

Poetry in Exile


Nature inspires us all. Even in the cold confines of Prison.

Comment of the Day: “I am an officer at a prison where macho is important.”


This comment was by Tom and originally appeared on the post “Why People Think My Boyfriends and I Are Gay”.

The Doctor is in


The oldest man on the cell block is also a first timer who is learning how to be in the here and now.

Guy Friends See Each Other Naked For The First Time [video - SFW]


See what happens when three sets of friends stop wearing robes and start being real…naked.

What Happened When Two Modern Dads Met For Dinner

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It was supposed to be just a dinner. Jeff Bogle found it was so much more. “We were engaged in a conversation men of previous generations rarely could and therefore rarely did have.” Here’s what happened.

Why Guys’ Night Out Might Be More Important in Middle Age

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A new study suggests guys’ night may yield real benefits in emotional maturity for increasingly-isolated middle-aged men.

Stupid Guy Stuff: Cliff Jumping With My Son


At 45 years old, James Fell thought cliff-jumping was a young man’s game… But now he’s back with his son, and he won’t be daunted by a fifty foot fall.

Calling For a New Type of Male Bonding

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Jeff Tomczek believes men have an opportunity to create better friendships with each other.

Re-Humanizing Male Support Systems: The 3 a.m. Card

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In our darkest hours, it is important to have an emergency support system, and though it can be hard, sometimes we need to be able to let go of our pride and let in those closest to us.

Masculine Support and Weightlifting Maxes


Powerlifter NC Harrison explains why emotional spotters are every bit as important as physical spotters.

The Way I Heard It [Fiction]

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Oh no, not the sex talk, Dad. Please. But he does, and it’s worse than I imagine. [Fiction]

To Beard or Not to Beard

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A man’s beard is a personal statement.

When Stress Leads to Male Bonding & Compassion

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Dr. Emma Seppala on the new evidence that men are more likely to cooperate in difficult circumstances.