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The End of Men?

Wooster Wrote: Oct 04, 2012 8:59 AM
Men are motivated by women. We develop those attributes that garner favour with the ladies. In years past women valued hard work, intelligence, self sacrifice, and other masculine attributes that made for a good provider. Today women no longer value providers. Of course we still pay for women via taxes and government programs like affirmative action. But they don't value it. They don't even have to see it. So what do women value? Good times. Nice clothes. Pop culture. These are the things that will advance your status with women. Fortunately this situation is self-limiting. It will end when there are no longer enough providers to maintain this artificially "equality".

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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