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Tough Guise 8/9

Are we seeing the sensitive side of men? The media is doing a much better job of representing men as emotional beings. Even a simple movie like Scooby-Doo 2 sends the positive message that admitting fear and talking about problems doesn’t make men weak. Today’s segment of Tough Guise shows more great examples of the sensitive male.

So, what’s holding men back from embracing their emotions? Well, let’s look at it this way… What happens when a guy hits a home run? Everyone cheers! What happens when a guy cries? Everyone sits quietly and pretends they’re not in the room anymore! Emotions, unlike actions, are not celebrated or reinforced for men.

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