Category Archives: Manliness

Insensitive

In the discussion of What is closeness? I pointed out that the Sensitive Elliot clip does an excellent job of showing that what we culturally think of as “sensitive” really isn’t sensitive at all.  Elliot is oblivious the entire time, … Continue reading

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What is closeness?

Much of the objection to my last post stems from a misunderstanding of what constitutes closeness between a husband and wife. What closeness is Cane’s description of the laugh he shared with his wife after church is a perfect example … Continue reading

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How much should a husband share with his wife?

New commenter ayatollah1988 asked how much a husband should turn to his wife for emotional support: Dalrock, I was wondering if you had any thoughts on this. I’ve heard it talked about in the Manosphere a lot about how men cannot … Continue reading

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Remaking the princess, evicting the prince.

Disney has a new television program about a young princess in training titled Sofia The First.  Nancy Kanter (Senior Vice President, Original Programming and General Manager, Disney Junior Worldwide) explained when announcing the series at the Huffington Post that as … Continue reading

Posted in Brothers Grimm, Envy, Fantasy vs Reality, Feminist Territory Marking, Feminists, Foolishness, Manliness, Misandry, Moxie, Stantons Heroes | 275 Comments

Red pill bitterness

Several readers have asked me to elaborate on a point I made in Backlash against the Christian Manosphere regarding “the red pill” and empathy for women.  See the previous post for full context, but my point was regarding this post by Samson’s … Continue reading

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