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  • Sexist Views Could Harm Men's Health: Study

    11/23/2016 2:09:55 PM PST · by nickcarraway · 31 replies
    UPI ^ | MONDAY, Nov. 21, 2016
    Men who have "playboy" attitudes and believe in power over women may face a higher risk for mental health trouble than men who don't, a broad new research review suggests. The finding on sexism, and other so-called "traditional views" on masculinity, stems from an analysis of 74 studies conducted between 2003 and 2013. The studies included nearly 19,500 predominantly white male participants, the researchers said. ADVERTISING The research "looked at expectations about what it means to be masculine, and how that relates to mental health outcomes among men," explained study lead author Y. Joel Wong. "What we found overall is...
  • 5 Ways Disavowing Masculinity Changed My Life

    Robert Reece has found that ignoring the Man Code has improved his life enormously. Not only does traditional masculinity oppress women but it also severely restricts the agency of men (a topic, I’ve written about in the past in the context of straight man love and hip-hop), often in simple, taken-for-granted ways. Straight men go to extreme lengths to perform masculinity. They avoid a wide variety of activities that they arbitrarily deem feminine or “gay” without analyzing the detrimental effects of this type of gender policing. Often mundane, seemingly inconsequential activities are heavily policed, inhibiting men’s ability to live freely...
  • Physicists probe urination 'splashback' problem

    11/06/2013 6:05:41 AM PST · by haffast · 75 replies
    BBC ^ | 6 November 2013 Last updated at 08:17 ET | James Morgan
    US physicists have studied the fluid dynamics of urine "splashback" - and found hygiene tips for men and women. Using high-speed cameras, the team filmed jets of liquid striking toilet walls and studied the resulting spray. Splashback was low when the jets were used close up with a narrow "angle of attack", said the Brigham Young University team. They will present their their research at an American Physical Society meeting in Pittsburgh. "In response to harsh and repeated criticisms from our mothers and several failed relationships with women, we present the splash dynamics of a simulated human male urine stream,"...
  • Rise in Female Breadwinners Means America Is a Loser

    06/11/2013 7:15:54 PM PDT · by neverdem · 39 replies
    American Thinker ^ | June 11, 2013 | Selwyn Duke
    When women start doing what men have traditionally done, yours is a civilization of the setting sun. This is brought to mind when pondering a recent Pew Research Center study showing that women are now the primary or sole breadwinners in 40 percent of American households. You may have heard the story -- it created quite a stir on Fox News, with Greta Van Susteren and Megyn Kelly (who became quite hysterical) taking exception to male colleagues' warnings about the development's sociological implications. But if these two ladies, and the other critics, had reacted rationally and not emotionally, they would...
  • Chris Matthews loses it, after poor performance by Obama

    10/03/2012 8:53:02 PM PDT · by CitizenM · 114 replies
    The Washington Examiner.com ^ | 10/4/12 | Charlie Spiering
    An alarmed Chris Matthews was hysterical after President Obama turned in a poor debate performance. "I don't know what he was doing there." Chris Matthews exclaimed. "He had his head down. He was enduring rather than fighting." "What was Romney doing?" asked Matthews. "He was winning." Link to article and video
  • CHRIS MATTHEWS; Im pretty surprised to learn that the mandate might be unconstitutional

    03/29/2012 6:09:43 PM PDT · by QT3.14 · 79 replies
    Hot Air ^ | March 29, 2012 | Allahpundit
    ...The problem for the left is that they do not have a lot of interaction with conservatives, whose intellects are often disparaged, ideas are openly mocked, and intentions regularly questioned. Conservative ideas rarely make it onto the pages of most middle- and high-brow publications of news and opinion the left frequents. So, liberals regularly find themselves surprised when their ideas face pushback.
  • Something is wrong with MSNBCs Chris Matthews.

    08/02/2011 9:45:21 PM PDT · by Lazlo in PA · 66 replies
    GlennBeck.com ^ | 08-03-11 | Glenn Beck
    Is it possible that Chris Matthews has been drunk while hosting his MSNBC show? After all, there are only so many explanations for his horrible and unprofessional habit of slurring nearly every word he says on his TV show! What other TV host could get away with such lazy speech on a national news netwok? What were some of Matthewss slurring language? He kept saying Prez Obama rather than President Obama, Harbra instead of Hardball, and conserves instead of conservatives.
  • Orono (Maine) man upset about boy using girls' restroom

    12/19/2007 6:33:24 AM PST · by wbill · 52 replies · 1,275+ views
    Bangor Daily News ^ | ednesday, December 19, 2007 | Aimee Dolloff
    ORONO - The fight isnt over for an Orono man who is upset about the actions of a student in his grandsons class. Paul Melanson addressed the school committee Tuesday regarding his frustration over a male student in his grandsons fifth-grade class at Asa Adams Elementary School who was being allowed to use the girls restroom because he allegedly wants to change genders. Melanson is the guardian for his grandson and is upset over the situation, but said at least the committee recognized Tuesday that the situation had occurred rather than denying it as school officials previously had done. "At...
  • Chickification: 40% of Japanese men sit down to "tinkle", survey shows

    12/14/2007 10:43:29 AM PST · by llevrok · 81 replies · 224+ views
    About 40 percent of adult Japanese men sit on the toilet to urinate -- a staggering figure almost three times the number recorded in 1999 -- according to a survey by Western-style toilet manufacturer Matsushita Electric Works Ltd. The survey of 518 men and an identical number of women whose ages ranged from their 30s to 50s showed that the younger the man, the more likely he is to sit down while peeing instead of the traditional method of standing up. The 40 percent of men who sit while urinating is almost three times more than the 15 percent of...
  • Larry King Inadvertently Performs Transgender Comedy Theater

    08/11/2007 6:53:19 AM PDT · by PJ-Comix · 17 replies · 1,148+ views
    NewsBusters ^ | August 11, 2007 | P.J. Gladnick
    It seemed like a comedy sketch meant to parody the unique Larry King interviewing style but last nightsatire met reality when King interviewed several transgendered people on his show. Because Larry didn't change his typical interview style a bit, the show came off as both extremely surreal as well as unintentionally hilarious. Here is a portion of the transcript from King's August 10 show which melodramatically begins with this introduction: UNIDENTIFIED MALE: She took away our father, but in return she gave me another parent, a better parent. Our love is unconditional.(END VIDEO CLIP)KING: An 18-year-old in transition from male...
  • (Vanity) Political Limerick 6-18-2007

    06/18/2007 9:51:30 PM PDT · by grey_whiskers · 3 replies · 350+ views
    grey_whiskers ^ | 6-18-2007 | grey_whiskers
    See for example this thread first. When male Euroweenies go tinkler The womyn get mad when they sprinkler So they say with a frown "Now you men must sit down!" Thus started the term called sitzpinkler.
  • News of the Weird: Norwegian headmistress proposes that boys be taught to urinate while seated

    11/03/2006 9:48:00 AM PST · by GeorgiaFreeper · 145 replies · 2,916+ views
    StarTribune.com ^ | 11/1/2006 | Chuck Shepherd
    In September, the headmistress of the Dvergsnes primary school in Kristiansand, Norway, proposed that boys be taught to urinate while seated, in order to reduce splashing and mistargeting, which burden the cleaning staff
  • Urination will go to committee

    09/27/2006 6:57:06 AM PDT · by madprof98 · 32 replies · 585+ views
    A local decision that schoolboys must sit on toilet seats when urinating has provoked political debate. The head of The Democrats Party, a splinter group of former Progress Party hardliners, Vidar Kleppe, is outraged that boys at Dvergsnes School in Kristiansand have to sit and pee. Kleppe accuses the school of fiddling with God's work, and wants the matter discussed at the executive committee level of the local council, newspaper Dagbladet reports. "When boys are not allowed to pee in the natural way, the way boys have done for generations, it is meddling with God's work," Kleppe told the newspaper....
  • 52 Reasons To Stop Mowing (Zot a la Gallagher)

    07/25/2006 6:58:41 AM PDT · by fruitarian108 · 420 replies · 6,084+ views
    Fruitarian Network ^ | 1973 first version | Nonmowing Coalition
    52 REASONS NOT TO MOW 37 WAYS TO HELP TREES Please download with 100% cotton, rice, recycled, or scrap paper Ron Howard, director of A Beautiful Mind and many other films,made his first film at age 8.. an anti mowing film which showed the nature of mowers' attacks on lawns. Art Buchwald: People shouldn't be judged by the length of their grass. In 2003 through now, the world has seen floods, famine, fire, mudslides, hurricanes, tornados and other disasters created by the unprecedented destruction of trees around the world. Trees are nature's weather stabilizers. We need trillions of trees.. new...
  • 'Rabid superfeminist' in Sweden: It's a man

    07/02/2006 7:16:11 AM PDT · by DanielKronlid · 19 replies · 746+ views
    International Herald Tribune ^ | July 2, 2006 | Ivar Ekman
    STOCKHOLM When Claes Borgstrom called on Sweden's soccer team to boycott the World Cup as a protest of prostitution in Germany, the uproar proved that the politics of gender can stir strong feelings even in a country with one of the world's narrowest gender gaps. Borgstrom, Sweden's equal opportunities ombudsman and the first male to hold the job, was derided as a cynic and a lunatic, and was pressed to resign. Sweden's team went on to compete in the Cup - and Borgstrom is still in his post as the country's chief gender warrior.
  • Hi - I'm new here and like to post random items I receive in email, please don't ZOT me.

    06/10/2006 4:25:12 PM PDT · by concernedcitizenusa · 95 replies · 6,860+ views
    snopes ^ | 6-10-2006 | ConcernedCitizenUSA
    THESE ARE THE SENATORS WHO VOTED TO GIVE SOCIAL SECURITY BENEFITS TO ILLEGAL ALIENS REGARDLESS OF POLITICAL PARTY, THESE POLITICIANS NEED TO BE DEFEATED IN 2006, 2008 OR 2010, WHENEVER THEY NEXT COME UP FOR OFFICE. SEND THIS TO EVERYONE YOU KNOW; THE ENTIRE POPULATION OF THE UNITED STATES NEEDS TO KNOW THIS INFORMATION -- THAT IS, UNLESS THEY DO NOT MIND SHARING THEIR SOCIAL SECURITY WITH FOREIGN WORKERS WHO NEVER PAID INTO IT AND AMERICAN CITIZENS ARE BEING LEFT OUT. Grouped by Home State Alabama: Alaska: Stevens (R-AK), Yea Arizona: McCain (R-AZ), Yea Arkansas: Lincoln (D-AR), Yea Pryor (D-AR),...
  • Malvo and the War Debate (ZOT!!! Why not to go off antipsychotic meds without a doctors guidance)

    05/29/2006 6:48:25 AM PDT · by DanPride · 80 replies · 4,217+ views
    Me | Today | Dan Pride
    I am curious why none of the media covers the most important aspect of the Malvo shootings. If you look at Newspapers on the dates when the shootings are underway you discover something I find quite interesting. The shootings begin to dominate the news the day before the debate on the Iraq war starts and they catch them the day after the declaration of war??? If you ask most people "do you remember the debate about starting the second Iraq war", they will all answer "yes of course". But if you followup with the question "name one point in the...
  • What is a FReeper? (zot)

    05/30/2006 12:41:24 PM PDT · by Uddercha0s · 183 replies · 7,024+ views
    5/30/06 | Uddercha0s
    I recently received a reply to a post that stated: "This should be beneath a "freeper". Sad." So I asked.. what is it that makes a FReeper? My reply (and I will admit was tasteless) was also questioning. It stirred controversy and was removed? Why Moderators? Can you not tell me? Did it not meet with your "FReeper" mentality? According to all posted guidelines it should be listed but no, you chose to delete it. Yes.. I'm the first one IBTZ, I'm sure you'll nick me for speaking up..
  • 'Man' Goes on anti-Bush Tirade during Bush Q&A

    04/07/2006 8:39:23 PM PDT · by Minus_The_Bear · 46 replies · 2,524+ views
    <p>Did anybody else see this effeminant werido tell Bush he should ashamed of himself for 'destroying all our clean air and water and not allowing us to eat good food.' These people are out of their damn minds! This POS should be ashamed for squatting when he takes a piss.</p>
  • Inebriated Belgian woman dies in cemetery accident

    09/07/2005 6:45:04 AM PDT · by Mike Bates · 43 replies · 1,245+ views
    Yahoo News/Reuters ^ | 9/7/2005 | Yahoo News/Reuters
    An inebriated Belgian woman died in a freak accident when she ended up beneath a heavy grave stone at a cemetery, local news agency Belga said on Wednesday. The 33-year-old was on her way home from a bar in the Belgian town of Pulle in the early hours of Saturday when she took a short cut through the cemetery. But she urgently needed to relieve herself and crouched down between two gravestones. As she lost her balance, she grabbed one of the stones which gave way and landed on top of her. The public prosecutor's office said she died of...