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The End of Men?

Denise67 Wrote: Oct 05, 2012 8:20 AM
I have a brother who i a bachelor and has worked as a cook in an expensive steak restaurant for many years. I asked if he thought it would be degrading to be a stay-at-home-dad. He replied, "For the past several years, I've been mashing up lambs' testicles for sandwiches. I'd just as soon stay home and change a few poopee diapers!"

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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