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What It Takes To Be A Real Gentleman In 2014

Marco Medrano | Posted 10.28.2014 | Fifty
Marco Medrano

Being a gentleman requires possessing a mix of a positive attitude, selfless consideration, but mostly, is reliant on what kind of impression one leaves behind. The man who underneath rumpled denim took the time to shave, hold a door open and made another person feel heard -- well, that's a real gentleman. Are you one?

Why I Never Tell My Sons To 'Be A Man'

Joe DeProspero | Posted 10.07.2014 | Parents
Joe DeProspero

It's not that the phrase is abusive, it's that the phrase is limiting -- and frankly, confusing for a small child. Be a man? What does that even mean? I'm 35 and sometimes I'm not even sure what it means.

The ABCs of Being a Real Man

Tami Shaikh | Posted 09.27.2014 | Women
Tami Shaikh

Being a single mother it becomes more of a struggle because I have to be the female role model for my daughter and the male role model for my sons. Some days it's hard, and other days it's very clear what I expect from my boys.

The Language of Love

Amy Mullis | Posted 07.14.2014 | Fifty
Amy Mullis

I realized that there comes a time in every woman's life when she needs to be sung to by a man with a heartbreakingly handsome voice in a language she doesn't understand. The sound of the words should drip with the dreams of her youth and the melody should hint of the promise that comes with time.

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This Man Is Spending 100 Days Biking Across The Country To Save Thousands Of Lives

HuffingtonPost.com | Alena Hall | Posted 04.24.2014 | Impact

In 2009, Luke Mysse bought a road bike to improve his health. But this summer, he'll spend 100 days straight riding more than 4,500 miles across the U...

When Will Non-Transgender People Wake Up to Themselves?

Fiona Dawson | Posted 03.16.2014 | Gay Voices
Fiona Dawson

The cisgender obsession with transgender people's sex organs indicates that cisgender people don't really know enough about what defines their own state of being. Quite frankly, if as Couric says, "it's still a mystery to some people," then go read a biology book or Google it.

Video Has Hilarious And Cute Twist You Will Never See Coming

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 02.24.2014 | Weird News

Ray here wants to talk to us about an experiment involving a 2GB versus 4GB memory chip... which has absolutely nothing to do with why we're highlight...

Lights Go On -- Part X -- You Sir...

Thomas Bähler | Posted 11.13.2013 | Healthy Living
Thomas Bähler

Recently I came across this quote by Shirley Maclaine: "The most profound relationship we will ever have is the one with ourselves." In this writer'...

Lights Go On -- Part IX -- Your Essence...

Thomas Bähler | Posted 11.06.2013 | Healthy Living
Thomas Bähler

your essence is indescribable -- but I'll try... You are the lips that bring and complete the passion of my life... You are the eyes to my soul Yo...

Is an Instagram Worth 1000 Words?

Ilana Ross | Posted 09.09.2013 | College
Ilana Ross

With the advent of apps like Instagram, we've allowed ourselves to detach more, and to become passive observers. I don't think such detachment serves art or people well.

PHOTOS: Is This The Wackiest Men's Fashion Show Ever?

The Huffington Post | Ellie Krupnick | Posted 01.07.2013 | Style

Black face paint! Driftwood! Basset hounds!

Turning Boys Into Men: 4 Ways to Expand Your Son's "Boy Power"

Dr. Peggy Drexler | Posted 06.30.2012 | Parents
Dr. Peggy Drexler

We as a culture have held fast to the idea that we need to protect the boundaries between male and female. This is wrong, and even dangerous. Instead, we need to be reframing the discussion, and asking: What makes a boy a boy?

Theater: Best Man Squeaks Out Win; Now. Here. This. Scattered

Michael Giltz | Posted 06.02.2012 | Entertainment
Michael Giltz

The Best Man Director Michael Wilson delivers a smooth evening of entertainment, though one that doesn't linger in the mind.

PHOTOS: Spring Break Spots For The Modern Man

Oyster | Posted 05.20.2012 | Travel
Oyster

Luckily, there are plenty of places for the mature, modern man to take a spring break of his own without feeling like a seventh-year senior.

Who's Better, Man Or Woman?

Logan Nakyanzi Pollard | Posted 03.26.2012 | Entertainment
Logan Nakyanzi Pollard

Packaged as a slick spy film, Haywire's been mildly poo-pooed by some critics but there's another way to see it: as a significant take on commerce and the tensions between men and women, and on a continuum with an earlier work, The Girlfriend Experience.

The 'Transcendent' Singularity is Near

Jason Silva | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Jason Silva

Barry Ptolemy's film, Transcendent Man, is the absolute best cinematic exploration of Ray Kurzweil and his paradigm shifting ideas.

American Manhood From Mickey Mantle to Landon Manchild Donovan and Why I'm Convinced the US Can Win World Cup 2010 in South Africa

David Henry Sterry | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
David Henry Sterry

The more mojo, hoodoo and juju we can send through the power of our collective will to Team USA in South Africa, the more likely it is for our dream to come true.

Sunday Morning Doubts About the Man

Lisa Guest | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Lisa Guest

Anyone can say anything. Anyone can come up with a line. With a gift bag gab of wisdom, knowledge and confidence, someone can really cover the world and be quite deceptive. There are those that do it. They make it bad for the rest.

Caster Semenya: Outrage, Worry In South Africa Over Report On Runner

AP | CELEAN JACOBSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

PRETORIA, South Africa — Caster Semenya had heard the taunts and whispers – that she was different from other girls. Now the most intimate...

More Men Proudly Displaying Their Potbellies

New York Times | Guy Trebay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

What the trucker cap and wallet chain were to hipsters of a moment ago, the Kramden is to what my colleague Mike Albo refers to as the "coolios" of no...

Whites Who Say Blacks Are Racist Are Onto Something

Logan Nakyanzi Pollard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Logan Nakyanzi Pollard

In Glenn Beck's mind it doesn't add up. How can it be that people who are treated badly are not filled with hate?

How Much Is Too Much...Man Cleavage?

Glamour.com | Beth Shapouri | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Now that I know all about how you feel about 5 o'clock shadow and what little behaviors you think make guys unhot, let's talk about another topic that...

A Land Where Nowhere Is Safe: A Lesbian Activist Speaks About Gender and Violence in Kyrgyzstan

Anna Kirey | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Anna Kirey

The government does not even recognize officially that lesbian or bisexual women and transgender people exist. There is no place for us in a conservative, patriarchal value system.

How Goal Setting Can Enhance Self Awareness

Stephen C. Rose | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Stephen C. Rose

By Stephen C. Rose This is method of goal setting that draws on psychosynthesis, the ekistic grid, -- originally developed by the late Constantinos D...