A Master of the Game Strikes Out in Denmark

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They come from the land of the ice and snow, and they don’t care if you think you’re an alpha male.

38 Seconds to Photoshop a Woman

Gregory Jaquet on Women Objectification

How perfect women bodies are created by publicists

How Your Attitudes about Men are Kicking Your Relationship’s Butt – and How to Fix Them.

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Your own attitudes about men may be keeping you from having a successful relationship with one.

Funny or Offensive? Does Aqua Velva Campaign Take Father Son Bonding to New Lows?

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Aqua Velva’s new commercial “The Stash” seems designed to provoke. What do you think?

Seeing a Woman: A Conversation Between a Father and a Son

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It is a woman’s responsibility to dress herself in the morning. It is your responsibility to look at her like a human being regardless of what she is wearing.

Pinterest “Hunk Boards” and Male Objectification

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Oliver Lee Bateman considers the weighty implications of Pinterest “hunk boards.”

Male Bodies and Objectification

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When women objectify men’s bodies, how does that affect our cultural concepts of desire and agency?

A Discussion About Objectification

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Now that Steve Coruzzi has a daughter, he finds himself looking at beauty, objectification, sexual empowerment quite differently than he used to.

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Lowering his beauty standards proves too high a challenge for Andy Bodle.

Dehumanization, Paternalism and Charity: On #FitchTheHomeless

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Jamie Utt explains that while the person behind dressing homeless people in Abercrombie & Fitch was probably trying to do good, using people as pawns is dehumanizing.

Her Feet of Clay

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“We all judge people on their looks. Some of us are just more honest about it.” When Andy Bodle puts a woman on a pedestal for her beauty, the results are predictable.

Opinion: Obama Is Not a Sexist

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Tweet President Obama’s comment was inappropriate but that doesn’t mean he’s a bigot. Are we too quick to call someone a sexist? The political blogosphere has been spilling barrels of ink over Pres. Barack Obama and California attorney-general Kamala Harris. Our president, at a Democratic fundraiser said that Kamala Harris is the best looking attorney […]

Do You Think Men Are Objectified in Movies?

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Heather N argues that men are sexualized in movies based on what they do. Avern argues that even the perception of power and strength aren’t an indicator of character, and thus don’t make the images any less sexual. Do you agree?

The NFL Draft and the Objectification of Men

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If you’ve got anything resembling a conscience–and I don’t claim to have much of one–objectifying others in the normal course of business is an unpleasant thing to do.

Violence in Video Games: 2/16

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What can we teach our children about violence in video games?

Seven Things I Learned as a Male Phone Sex Operator

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Noah Brand talks about his days working phone sex, and the important lessons he took away.