This is the one "gender role-y" thing that my husband and I consistently bicker about.
the style con
Although this sliver of space in CVS seems like an inversion of the real world, it’s very much a part of it.
eating disorders
Eating disorders are disorders based in shame, and as a man I felt a whole additional level of shame.
We joke in our household that I am traumatized by the extent of the battle sounds I’ve heard over the years, and it's funny, but the truth is that I am deeply disturbed by these games.

Mar 19, 2014 at 12:30pm | 97 comments

"Why are men such girls?" my friends who are looking for a certain kind of dude might ask -- and it makes me throw up in my mouth a little every single time.
Imagine being asked to complete a survey in which you were asked to rate 13 characteristics commonly associated with masculinity. In a pair of studies, research teams recently did just that.
Author Joel Stein is more than happy to be a beta male.