Today I watched a video about the dangers of over masculine-izing our boys.
It said the three most dangerous words you can tell a boy today are: “Be a man!”
The video is full of images of young boys and older men as backdrops for all the things we tell our boys.
“Grow a pair, man up, stop crying, grow some balls,” etc., etc.
It was emotional, and it got me going a little, but probably not in the way the makers of the video intended.