Tag Archives: Manliness

Advising War

Advice is cheap, and it’s cheap because of the nature of market forces. It’s not that anyone can’t have an opinion – anyone can, informed or not. It’s a free country. It’s just that what is produced at little or … Continue reading

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Waking Up and Moving On

Rising from a bed where I dreamt Of long rides past castles and hot coals The sun lies happily on my knees. I have suffered and survived the night Bathed in dark water like any blade of grass. That’s a … Continue reading

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Thinking about Masculinity

It was always a battle of the sexes – the Republican Party was always the Daddy Party. That meant they were firm and a little brutal about things, but it was for our own good, for the good of the … Continue reading

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The Burden of Manliness

Sometimes you get lucky. There was that draft lottery held in December 1969, for all men of draft age born in 1944 to 1950 – and it was pretty simple. The days of the year were numbered from 1 to … Continue reading

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Anger and the Manliness Known as Neoconservatism

If you don’t express your anger it will fester inside you and you’ll get an ulcer, or you’ll descent into black depression – because of your impotence or something. That’s what they say, but it seems ulcers are actually caused … Continue reading

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