"As others have noted, traditionally men in the past always wore shirts tucked in. Look at the candid photographs in a high school or college yearbook published in the 1950's and you don't see any untucked polo and t-shirts It is simply…"
"For me, it comes down to situation and social circle.... Being in the army means that any situation can be made OK by the addition of beer. Whether you're wearing a tucked in shirt with Khakis, booty shorts, board shorts or dress slacks, or…"
"That reminds me of previous generations, particularly pre-WWII and earlier, regarding portraits and photographs. I don't think I ever saw a candid, "casual" photograph of either of my grandfathers, until they were well into…"
Hi there Jacob. Welcome to AoM. I see you have joined my son's group Man Bags. Good move. Also, I'd like to give you a friendly invite to check out my group, The Great Debate. Just click on "Groups." It's the one with the colorful galaxy picture. It's also one of the most active groups on AoM. In any case, great to have you aboard.
"I'm sure you'll understand if I don't give a damn what you think about my approach to parenting. What would you know about it? Keep working on that "societal pressure" campaign. You might ought to bank a…"
"Hey, I wasn't the one who brought up Fascism, but when it reared it's ugly head I knee jerked the first one to come to mind. H was raised by a devout Catholic mother and a father who was a doubter. He was against the church, but he knew…"
"I was hurt by my grandparents and two cousins and one
father figure. I was abused from 4 to 15 on and off.
Some how I made it through the bad stuff. I was married at 21 and divorced at 33 and then married at 35 and divorced at 44. …"
"Ah, this is the way of religious. "I only surround myself with a bubble of things that enforce my beliefs. I will not expose myself to anything that threatens them, else the balloon might deflate."
I think you won't…"