Heavy metal has a lot of subgenres. A lot of subgenres people simply aren't aware of thanks to the misconception that heavy metal is whiny music for teenagers. Sad since heavy metal is in my opinion…Continue
"I think heavy metal is masculine only in so much as body building is masculine, it is the male side of a not-particularly-impressive trait, or perhaps misguided.
Now pre-war Delta blues, that's manly."
"wow, they should move this forum topic to the Art of High School Level Bullshit site (oh wait, there isn't one). If you don't get why this 'debate' is childish... I don't even know where to begin with you.
"It's Clobberin' Time!
Sick Of It All!
I think people have a very narrow understanding of metal and punk music. For instance, associating it with adolescence. There are plenty of older metallers and punks. Most of the musicians in metal…"
"Lord knows I equate manliness with men wearing spandex and makeup. Also, a tip of my hat to the posters who noted Thor. 'Rock n Roll Nightmare' is clearly one of the greatest comedic films ever made. Albeit unwillingly.
I LIKE metal…"
"Aside from the ear-bleeding volumes of this genre, one of the problems is most men the world over don't have 'viking roots'. As far as 'hunter instinct' you could make the case that African and Latin-American music…"
I never said you needed to make an exhautive list.
BUT. If you make a very broad statement, you really need to present more than one piece of evidence to back up the statement.
In this case, you need to list a couple more examples of…"
"I know you say listening to a given genre of music to appear tough is weak, but aren't you doing something similar by saying how you listen to this genre of music which is the absolute most masculine of all genres? Trying to convince us that it…"
"Yes you did the right thing for him. The first and only dog I ever loved was 12 when his hips went. He couldn't walk. That's no way for a dog to live. I had him put down the next day. It was one of the hardest…"
""Transparency", how often have we heard that from this president? How can he promise transparency when he doesn't even know what is going on under his 'watch'? The president sets the tone of the administration,…"
"Jonny---so sorry to hear about your loss. Let me offer my sincerest condolences. I've lost beloved pets before, and I know how tough this can be. I'd encourage you to be good to yourself for the next few days--this may…"
"I don't think its so much that we are failing at spreading the Gospel- I think its that Christians are failing to be Christians. Its the quality vs quantity conundrum. Are those who are already Christians carrying their crosses…"