If you need a reminder of how pervasive technology is today, just make a trip to Presque Isle State Park’s historic Perry Monument.
You likely will see hundreds of people, but not for the same reason they might have traveled to the site a year ago. They’re playing Pokemon Go, the wildly popular mobile game that merges the virtual world with the real environment.
Words are only words, but when you question a person’s manhood… well, those are fighting words.
The precarious manhood hypothesis states that manhood is a tenuous and elusive social status that is hard to achieve and easy to lose. Thus, men are often highly motivated to protect their coveted manhood status by showing off their masculinity and avoiding any perceived feminine behavior.