Jack Donovan
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Getting Your Own Email

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Is Fiction Female?

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Manliness, Honor, Hiking, Weightlifting & Fitness
Sun & Steel, The Sea Wolf, Runaway Horses, Hagakure, The Wanting Seed, Ape & Essence
Gladiator, Mishima, Deliverance, The Deer Hunter, Godfather I/II, Fight Club, Downfall, Dark Knight, The Long Good Friday
Ennio Morricone spaghetti western scores, Classic Rock, the occasional 80s butt rock, Hans Zimmer, Philip Glass, Bob Seger, Kenny Rogers, Johnny Cash, sailor and whaler shanties, and of course, Sinatra.
"It is difficult to associate these horrors with the proud civilizations that created them: Sparta, Rome, The Knights of Europe, the Samurai... They worshipped strength, because it is strength that makes all other values possible. Nothing survives without it. Who knows what delicate wonders have died out of the world, for want of the strength to survive. "

- Han, Enter the Dragon

“The cynicism that regards hero worship as comical is always shadowed by a sense of physical inferiority.”

- Yukio Mishima, Sun and Steel

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The Spearhead - Online Magazine for Men

Posted on October 23, 2009 at 11:30am 5 Comments

I've been contributing recently to an online magazine called "The Spearhead."


There may be some crossover with interests of some of the posters here, though I doubt it will appeal to everyone. It tends to be both anti-feminist and focuses often on "game," which is, as far as I can gather, what one poster called "successful masculinity." A lot of the contributors seem to be men who have been screwed… Continue

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At 8:47pm on October 23, 2009, Jess said…
Happy Birthday, Jack.
At 11:18am on October 23, 2009, asa c mcguire said…
Happy Birthday! Hope it is a great one Jack
At 8:27am on September 2, 2009, Brett McKay said…
Your books look very interesting, Jack. I'll have to read them sometime.
At 9:35pm on September 1, 2009, Brett McKay said…
Thank you sir. I've been enjoying you contributions to the forums. Lots of great stuff. What was your site about?
At 10:50am on July 25, 2009, thehuhman said…
Welcome to the AoM Community. We're glad you're here.

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