"With the several guys that I am good friends with, I have no awkwardness shaking their hand and giving them a 'man hug' at the same time....man touching man doesn't have to smack of homosexuality...Also, there are many guys I know…"
"I have to disagree with some guys here.
They're talking about hugging, cuddling and any other kind of bonding having to do with homosexuality or heterosexuality behaviour (putting all those in the same bag) For me the difference is…"
"I live in the US and my son is 13 and playing football, which I never did. On one hand, Im very pleased he's learning a craft, being part of a team and making friends. On the other hand, football seems like a container which…"
"My older brother was a championship high school football player at his school when I was growing up, so I saw plenty of healthy heterosexual male interaction as a kid. I also attended a church youth camp as a teenager and man hugs and slaps on…"
"Physical affection among men should be normal and does not result in homosexuality. The Italians kiss each other on the check ( Italy and America) the Arabs and Jews ( Israel and Jordan) kiss as they greet and even hold hands as they walk the…"
"I don't even bother with a shirt when I mow the lawn. I'm getting more comfortable with Peolle seeing me with my shirt off and no longer worry about what they think. It's just a lot more comfortable. I always make it a point to take…"
"Your story is not unlike my own. My father also grew up in extreme poverty in the 1930's in Kansas so going shirtless was perfectly normal. When I was young we did not have air-conditioning so going shirtless in summer was the best…"