Tag Archives: masculinity

A strong case against muscles

If you were to do an image search for “the ideal man,” and you didn’t mind having that in your browser history, you would come upon image after image of jacked-up masculine figures of steel, sculpted and gleaming, tightly packed … Continue reading

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The skinny on skinny

It was a warm night, and the terrasse was open at the bar downtown. As I cycled past, a voice called out, “Hey! Where’s Waldo!” Taunted because of my resemblance to a make-believe character. Fictionally harassed. It didn’t especially bother … Continue reading

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