Preaching Work-Life Balance, Coaches Arians and Wooden Are Role Models For Modern Fathers and Husbands

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Wai Sallas explains that there are still good role models in sports . . . We’re just looking in the wrong place.

One Dad Went to Amazing Lengths to See If His Daughter Was Ready for Pierced Ears

One Dad Went to Amazing Lengths to See If His Daughter Was Ready for Pierced Ears

Leland Buck’s young daughter really wanted to get her ears pierced, but wasn’t sure she could go through with it, so he decided to lead by example…

The One Question Quiz to Tell If You’re a Terrible Husband

The One Question Quiz to Tell If You’re a Terrible Husband

After imagining what kind of man his daughter would marry one day, Nick Pavlidis came up with this simple test to determine if he was, in fact, a terrible husband. (He failed.)

To the Unlikely Role Model Who Changed My Life

To the Unlikely Role Model Who Changed My Life

Josh Misner was desperately in need to a male role model when he entered the sixth grade and, fortunately, that’s exactly where he found the teacher who would change his life.

Teaching Your Son to Value Friendship

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You can’t choose your son’s friends, but you can do something even more vital: you can choose your own! Are the friends you have the kind of friends you would like your son to have?

Dear 14 Year Old Self, Your Friends Love You. Let Them.

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Kirk Mantay wants to be the mentor his 14 year old self never had.

10 Secrets to Being a Great Male Role Model

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Being a role model is great, but it could be spectacular in the eyes of a kid if you know the secrets to success.

“Have we become obsessed with skeleton’s in everyone’s closets?”

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This comment by SpyralBound on the post Cheering on the Bully and the Killer: Is That Entertainment?

“I can’t fathom what it’s like not to have a dad.”

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This comment by Dr. Richard Norris on the post Where Men are Needed and Fathers are Few

Why are We Still Surprised There are Jerks in the NFL?

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One second, Richard Sherman is the hero for the newly crowned NFC champions, the next he’s the most reviled man in the NFL.

A Father Leaves, and a Dad Steps In

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Josh Magill and his brother don’t share the same biological father. But they share the perfect role model—the guy they both call “dad”.

You Are a Role Model. Reluctancy Doesn’t Change That.

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We are examples for others, whether we want to be or not. We influence the development of those around us. Let’s embrace this rather than live in the fantasy that it doesn’t exist.

The Spirit of Crazy Horse Lives On In Me

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Is Leonard Peltier America’s Nelson Mandela?

Cage of Mirrors: The Violent Solitude of Life in Solitary Confinement

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Dant’e Cottingham, Inmate #259241, about his struggles and triumphs while being incarcerated.

The Drill Instructor and the Lonely Boy: A Powerful Video

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There is a lot to be said for discipline, and even more for positive male role models. This video has both.

The Impossible Standard: How Do You Stack Up to a Perfect Father?

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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.