alpha baboons

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What is a Real Man? Up from the testosterone pit

On May 24, 2014 the 22 year-old son of a Hollywood director stabbed to death three men, shot down two women and killed a sixth person in a rampage that, true to our technological era, he prophesied first on a Youtube video. He said he would “take great pleasure in slaughtering all of you.” He … Continue reading

The pathetic quest to be “hard”

Let me be clear: I like men. I just think men are more heroic when they are NOT swaggering bullies. This is the story of two alpha baboons whose hero quest for “hardness” has harmed us all. Cofer Black was a former CIA official who served as George Bush’s Coordinator for Counterterrorism. Even in Bush’s … Continue reading