Tough? At 2 pounds, 14 ounces, how could Henry be considered tough?
This is a comment by Rick on the post “Real Men Don’t Watch Sports”. While sports sometimes have a tendency to seem violent and bring out hostile “manly” attitudes, someone who has lived through them has a different perspective.
Am I man enough? Am I powerful enough? Men put their bodies at risk to cover up pain, fear, and vulnerability.
This is a comment byJames on the post “Do Guys Fight For Their Friendships? (Hint: NYT says “No”; I say “Hell, Yes”!)”.
James Elliot’s tastes have matured along with him. Here, he talks about what’s so sexy about women his own age.
Jeffrey Hartinger tells the truth about dealing with bigotry and its endless microaggressions: no matter how tough you are, it doesn’t get any easier.
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Michael Doran is happy he took such a tough and winding path toward realizing that he didn’t need to prove his manliness.
I replayed the axe cutting into Dad’s leg—the metal against the bone—and I recalled his strength to keep going despite the pain.
Bethlehem Shoals takes the conversation of “soft” in the NBA in the other direction by examining the implications of “tough.”
Tom Matlack responds to comments on the recent story about the Good Men Project Magazine that appeared in the Boston Globe.
Despite growing up as young black male in the “hood,” facing all the same challenges—like violence and poverty—my voice, moreover the way I talked, somehow made me less black than others.
Danny Baker always believed his perfectionism was his greatest strength, until it nearly destroyed him.
Tamara Star knows how difficult it is to crawl out of bed and back into your own skin after a break-up. Here are four specific ways to move on.
Renowned prison reform activist Ken Hartman gives his insights into how we can reform our broken system.
Jon Magidsohn has moved his house, business and family to follow his wife around the world. Four times. Here’s why that is part of the new norm.
The struggle of striving to survive.
Ben Riggs shares the secret to abandoning the rat race and fullfilling your dreams.
Fruit cake or Peppermint Candy Canes? The one you pick will be your only holiday treat for the rest of your life. YOU MUST CHOOSE!
Why was a kid from Wisconsin painting on sideburns to look like Walt Frazier?
Walking embarrassment Evan Jacobs tells you everything you need to know to alienate friends and irritate people.
What Renner Larson’s grandfather, uncle and Dick Van Dyke taught him about masculinity.