"In the Spirit of Socrates/Plato. There probably exists a perfect idea of someone who personifies this site. But is it a real person like a great leader or someone fictional like the Dos Equis guy? I think manliness comes in moments. Like…"
"Well when I first read this The first MAN that comes to mind is from the advertising campaign for Dos Equis, The Most Interesting Man in the World.
I wish I could have thought of someone Like Jesus or Hemingway, but that is my answer and I am…"
"Mr. Paul Newman! B.A. in movies and humble in life. Got into racing cars, fought for political beliefs and what he thought was right, and knew when he had enough money, so did everything he could to make other's lifes better.
Him or Mr. Rogers.…"
"Yeah, that's pretty hard to excuse. Although, you have to give respect to any man who has the cojones to walk down the street dressed like that. Admirable? Yes. Manly? I'll leave that to personal interpretation."
"No. Richard Simmons is not manly. While certain aspects of his life certainly are admirable, and fit some parameters, other aspects of his life and personality utterly fail in all senses of masculinity and manliness. We can say he is a good person.…"
"Who else could they be?
Seriously, I think white-collar men project onto blue-collar that they are happy with their lives and don't think about this much -- because they're all natural. A survey might be helpful. An informal…"
" It would probably be best to pick you battles. I know it's not easy to accept, but unless it's a life-or-death situation, it's probably for the best - especially being a foreigner - to acknowledge the superior…"
"Thanks all, some good points.
I've started being more comfortable with how I look, and reminding myself that I was even skinnier and far less healthy when my girlfriend first fell for me and it's helping for sure.
A constant difficulty I…"