Meats Are for Boys, Veggies Are for Girls, Nonsense Is for Everyone

There may be lots of benefits to living as a vegetarian, but apparently looking like a man (whatever that means) is not one of them. A new study found that people associate meat with manliness. The researchers did a number of experiments that explored people's metaphors about food, and they found the people rated meat… » 5/17/12 3:30pm 5/17/12 3:30pm

Marie Claire Writer Loves Her "Macho Pregnancy"

Jennifer Senior wants you to know that she's always been a tomboy. In an article called "My Macho Pregnancy" in this month's Marie Claire, the New York magazine scribe writes: "Carrying a child did nothing to free me from the conviction that I am more masculine than feminine." In the next paragraph, she describes what… » 1/16/08 3:30pm 1/16/08 3:30pm