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I'm Not THAT Old

I’ve been doing well with keeping up with my school work and re-watching 30 Rock subsequently…questionably. Well, either way it helped me with this assignment as I made a note a couple weeks ago on season 2 episode 7. 237 more words


What is a Man?

A few months ago I was asked to define what a man means to me. I thought for a while, having recently studied on gender division and cultural issues, I didn’t know how to define what a man is. 218 more words


In the chair
The damp slick brush
Against my cheeks
As I raise my chin
I smile
As you bring the
Blade down
Softly… 31 more words


#WCW Emma Watson

If you weren’t aware, ie if you’ve been living under a rock since September, Emma Watson (yes, the Harry Potter Girl), the UN Women Goodwill Ambassador has launched a campaign called HeForShe.   462 more words

Should Women Lie about Menstrual Cramps?

I was poking around over at Slate and came across a reader question to columnist Troy Patterson. Patterson’s column is ostensibly about modern manhood, and the reader was a female. 781 more words

Unmade Man: Making Sense of the Naked Male Model

Here is a link to a post I initially published with Parisian Gentleman. Following the recent spate of penis pageantry on the catwalk and the clamour of commentators to analyse this new… trend?, I thought I would add my pennyworth (from a historical perspective, of course).

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Women & Rodeo

I heard back from the Texas Director of the Women’s Professional Rodeo Association (WPRA) today about interviews. I’m looking forward to seeing women compete at the Austin Rodeo and observe how they are received and treated in this macho arena. 453 more words