That Time Snuffleupagus Made Me Uncool

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Aaron W. Voyles looks at how even small childhood experiences influence masculinity.

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.

A Civilized Christmas

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In this installment of “Love, Recorded,” the baby falls in love, unrequited, and Matt ponders the socialization element of the holidays.

Shame Is Why We Fight

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When a man can’t soothe his woman’s anxieties, he has failed to protect her. And in our culture of masculinity, failed men are expendable.

Boys

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A mother of three boys’ ode to the mysterious gender.

Up Shit Creek

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Chuck Ross knows what it’s like to be in over your head.