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The End of Men?

Bill1895 Wrote: Oct 04, 2012 10:08 AM
Have you heard of the "marriage strike"? Smart men are seeing that under today's conditions not much good comes to them through marriage so they are opting to stay single their entire lives: smart move. Single women who want children can still find a dude ot hook up with in a bar and if he never sends child support, there is always food stamps and other free stuff from the government: I think the Catholic Church calls that social justice.

In her new book, "The End of Men," Hanna Rosin says we are on the verge of matriarchy.

Rosin doesn't exactly celebrate the demise of men, but she is puzzled by men's reluctance to let go of old gender roles: "The women take on new roles with gusto, while the men take them on only reluctantly."

It happens even in the upper classes. Steven, for example, is a househusband for his legal-eagle wife -- at least for now, while he goes to law school. "Hey if you want to win, you put your best batter on the plate,"...

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