----- Original Message ----- From: "Alan Rudy" <alan.rudy at gmail.com>
More seriously, its the reinscription of romanticized old timey masculinity that I see behind the falling academic and other achievements of young guys... which makes them seriously insecure and more likely to be reactively masculinist... at least as I see it here in mid-Michigan, all you folks surrounded by coastal metrosexuals may see it differently. smile.
I'm sorry, I don't understand this paragraph. Could you clarify.