I’m noticing a lot of surface-level, clichéd “masculinity” being bandied about lately.
Maybe our current polarizing political climate is to blame. Perhaps it’s just because I’ve been more attuned to it recently.
Or maybe it’s because “everyone these days are weak little momma’s boys who need a swift steel-toed work boot to the rear end,” according to one angry dude’s comment on my Twitter feed.
Whatever it is, it’s time for real men to defend real masculinity against those who would seek to define it by its most stereotypical tropes. And we shall defend it with BRUTE FORCE! *adjusts crotch and spits on the ground.
Damn, no, scratch that. Sorry. Continue reading