I have been through a lot recently. And when I go through a lot the person in all of literature I think of most is Boromir of Gondor from J.R.R. Tolkien’s unassailable masterpiece “The Lord of the Rings.” I think of Boromir because while there are more righteous characters, those characters are not meant to […]Read more "My Hero, Boromir"
My wife and I were craving a stupid movie to unleash some pent up tension after a demanding couple of months. Enter a movie called “Bad Moms.” The trailer relates the story of a single mom stressed to the edge. She decides to embrace being a “bad” mom instead of a hyperactive one. I wasn’t terribly […]Read more "Bad Moms; Worse Men."
Source: Ignore Commencement Speeches Thomas Sowell is one of the most brilliant thinkers out there, especially on economics. This is the season of college Commencement speeches — an art form that has seldom been memorable but has increasingly become toxic in recent times. Two themes seem to dominate Commencement speeches. One is shameless self-advertising […]Read more "Ignore Commencement Speeches: Hard Truths for Young Men"
For many married men vacation is usually a nightmare; whiny kids, puking, lack of naps (for us and the kids), lack of sex, and lack of drinks. I rediscovered this for myself just this month with a trip to Disney World with my wife and our two-year old daughter. Men want two things on […]Read more "Chevy Chase Was Right."
In a recent article entitled, “Female Reporter Asks: ‘Is It Just Me, or Have Men Gotten Really Soft?’” Tomi Lahren of The Blaze complains that mainly millennial men have a concept of masculinity they are trying to emulate, but only because they don’t actually have it for themselves. “Chivalry is all but dead.” Ding ding […]Read more "Where Have All the Men Gone?"
(Oh, boy! Here come the comments). One of the worst plights on modern society is feminism. I know, feminism kept women from being slaves and blah, blah, blah. How could I oppose such a benefit to an enlightened modern age? Because it hurts both men and women, and most of its claims are untrue. I’m […]Read more "The Myth of Feminism"