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How to Restore Your Trust in Men
Every day on social media, we encounter situations where what we want to convey to others is misinterpreted, misheard, or in some way responded to in an unexpected way. These miscommunications are particularly prevalent on social media platforms that are restrictive, like Twitter. Not to mention actual harassment, slurs, and other awful shit. Cishet men are particularly terrible at caring about their intention when it comes to interactions in both the digital world and meatspace that is, the space where people physically exist. Online, this kind of rationalizing and deflection plays out all the time, and often in damaging ways. Here are seven.
It never ceases to amaze me how the most brilliant insights are the ones that are obvious in their way, yet which the mind has nonetheless neglected to trace out from beginning to end. Taylor acknowledges the admittedly immense hordes of women who are, indeed, in love or lust with bonafide assholes. And I acknowledge them with her. Whatever a non-asshole has to provide, no matter how wonderful, is not going to settle their accounts with their past experience, it is not going to allow these women to finally prove to themselves that they are lovable for who they are because they managed to bring about a change of heart in someone who shows them little recognition of their personhood. Who cares, you ask? What difference does a little self-awareness make in the face of status quo societal patterns, which, in one way or another, affect us all? Taylor ends her epic post with an admirable bang, addressing these questioning men directly:.
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What's the Attraction of a Bad Boy? - Loose Women
Let's all be very honest with ourselves: we as men are currently living in the age of the asshole. Not the usual interpretation of an asshole, though, as in the kind nobody wants to be around because he is so insulting. This is the new asshole, the guy who girls say they hate when they really find him quite attractive. Although this new asshole is pompous, arrogant and well aware that he is the greatest thing to happen to planet Earth since the invention of Nutella, what is most evident in terms of his characteristics is the fact that he is a man of power, drive and assertiveness, and these are qualities everyone find appealing. First off, for a man to make it in this world he must be able to channel his inner asshole many times in his life. Men should be confident, in control of whatever situation they are in as well as always looking for way to better themselves and increase their status as an alpha male.