Turning the Tables: When Women Direct Sexist Remarks at Men (video)

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Leah Green went undercover to find out what would happen if a woman used sexist remarks when talking with men.

What is Hip? Confessions of a Neo Maxi Zoom Dweebie

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Maybe it’s envy, maybe a generational thing, maybe hubris of a less-than-Hip nature, but Jon Magidsohn freely admits that he feels no pressure to speak Hipsters’ language or follow their politics or wear their clothes or read their blogs or pass their quizzes.

FIFA’s Dark Side

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As the international football organization prepares for the World Cup in Brazil next year, riots in that country and reports of conditions amounting to modern-day slavery for the workers helping Qatar prepare for the 2022 World Cup lead Ged Naughton to wonder about FIFA’s business model.

Chris Brown and a Nation of Raped Boys

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What if we have been normalizing male rape victims’ symptoms for centuries?

Does the World Need a Global Men’s Movement?

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An online poll has sparked a lively debate between the different factions of the global men’s movement.

British Officials May Consider Bill to Pardon Gay WWII Codebreaker Alan Turing Posthumously

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Officials within the British government have indicated they would support a bill to pardon the legendary World War II codebreaker Alan Turing posthumously.

PRISM: Privacy Revoked in Security Measure

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The NSA spies on us. All of us. All the time. Greg Olear wonders why we aren’t more pissed off about it.

Didn’t Ask? Don’t Share

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Zach Stafford wants to remind you that the internet is like a phone, but with a speaker. That sext you send may live forever…and prompt others to take action.

Ghettotainment: Charles Ramsey and the Rise of Racial Tourism

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Nico Lang wonders if the real reason we’re interested in Charles Ramsey is not because he’s a hero, but rather because he confirms our stereotype of the “hilarious Black neighbor.”

I’m Sorry, But I Love You

male narcissists, low self esteem, pick up artists, dating

Andy Bodle goes for a gorgeous girl with low self esteem, and finds himself mysteriously outclassed by everyone.

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Do Men Prefer Feminism, Football or Fight Club?

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f we want men to talk about men’s issues then we have to stop dressing them up in feminist clothing says Glen Poole, our international men’s movement editor

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

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.

From the Office Where Soldiers Kill

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Does it take a special kind of courage to be a combat soldier—who pulls the trigger from an office, thousands of miles away?

Over 43,000 Strip Searches of Children in the UK Raises Alarm

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The UK stopped the “routine strip-searching” of adult women prisoners in 2009, but are still using this method on under-aged children daily.

Oscar-Nominated Palistinian Film-Maker Detained by Immigration

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Even with the official Oscars nomination and invitations, immigration officials didn’t believe that a Palestinian farmer had been nominated for an Academy Award.