Category Archives: Manliness

Real Men Step Up to Fifty Shades of Rationalization.

There is a blog companion to FamilyLife/Dennis Rainey’s Stepping Up® book and video program, and it has a three part series by Scott Williams on Fifty Shades of Grey (50SOG).  With the titles alone, you can’t make this stuff up: What’s a … Continue reading

Posted in 50 Shades of Grey, Book of Oprah, Complementarian, Denial, Dennis Rainey, FamilyLife, Feral Females, Game, Headship, Manliness, Romantic Love, Servant Leader, Stepping Up®, Submission, Traditional Conservatives, Turning a blind eye, Ugly Feminists, You can't make this stuff up | 152 Comments

Step up, so they don’t have to (part 1).

There is a well loved refrain, especially among complementarians, that men need to “step up”.  This is a deceptive phrase, because in reality the objective is to allow men to avoid what is difficult and uncomfortable.  It is false bravado … Continue reading

Posted in Acts 29, Complementarian, Council on Biblical Manhood and Womanhood, Dave and Ann Wilson, Denial, Disrespecting Respectability, Dr. David Clarke, Dr. Richard L. Strauss, Dr. Russell Moore, Focus on the Family, Frigidity, Glenn Stanton, Legitimacy, Manliness, Marriage, Military, Pastor Matt Chandler, Rape Culture, Rebellion, Servant Leader, Social Justice Warriors, The Gospel Coalition, The only real man in the room, The Real Feminists, Tim and Kathy Keller, Traditional Conservatives, Turning a blind eye, Weak men screwing feminism up | 150 Comments

Kickass conservative gals.

From the discussion of both my post on manface and girlpower characters it is clear that even in the men’s sphere there is much love for “strong women”.  In my most recent post the discussion eventually turned to the question … Continue reading

Posted in Guns, Manliness, Moxie, Rebellion, The only real man in the room, The Real Feminists, Traditional Conservatives, Turning a blind eye, Ugly Feminists | 287 Comments

An attitude of abundance.

Scott commented on my last post, noting that his blog focused on honoring respectable men runs against the prevailing culture: So far, the response has been positive but with the caveat that speaks to what Damn Crackers is alluding to. … Continue reading

Posted in Dennis Prager, Disrespecting Respectability, Dr. John Piper, Instapundit, Jim Geraghty, Manliness, Marriage, Miserliness, The only real man in the room, Turning a blind eye, Weak men screwing feminism up | 297 Comments

Shooting an AR 15 made him emotional, and then the internet was mean to him.

Not quite back on topic but moving in that direction… Yesterday Gersh Kuntzman with the New York Daily News wrote about his emotional reaction to firing an AR 15: Squeeze lightly on the trigger and the resulting explosion of firepower … Continue reading

Posted in Guns, Instapundit, Manliness, Social Justice Warriors, The Real Feminists, Traditional Conservatives, You can't make this stuff up | 125 Comments