"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…"
"No need to apologize, Will.
Yes, we are all damaged in that regard. But relative to other humans since then, not everyone is damaged (emotionally). She did mention boys having their instincts bridled. That's what I meant by the playing in the…"
"Why is masculinity so demonized? Also, why does having emotions have to be attributed to femininity? Anyways, sounds like she is accusing the world of pushing us into a certain role while she does the exact same thing with her interpretation of how…"
"Coffee has been somewhat of an evolution for me. I used to only take it loaded with sugar and syrup and creamer. Over the years I have cut everything out. This was a conscious effort for me. You see, when you are in the field, the coffee tends to…"
"I think, Titus, that you made an observation on something that isn't in the text of Herodotus, which would nullify its value as an observation and transmogrify said named observation into an invention, a fiction."