adolescence

The Kids in ‘Good Boys’ Reminds Us That ‘Boys Will Be Boys’ Doesn’t Have to Be a Truism

The producers of ‘Superbad’ give us a tween comedy that provides a lot of hope for the future of men

The Art of Beating Off in Your Childhood Home During the Holidays

What’s a man to do when he finds the old Victoria’s Secret catalogs hidden underneath his bed?

The Quick, Painful and ‘Totally Not Gay’ Cultural History of Sack Whacking

I spent the first day of spring semester freshman year of high school icing my testicles in the infirmary. A nut-punching game called “smacking fire”…

Why We Can’t Let Go of the Rite of Passage That Is the ‘Beat Rag’

Some people count sheep to fall asleep. When I was 13, I counted cum stains. I’d recently borrowed my father’s Sharper Image massager to nurse a…