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American Manstand

The Curve, Volume 4.1, 2014 – Let’s hear it for the boys. After years of media dominated by the ladies, men are finding a new voice, taking a stand, and making a comeback. Sure, they may not know their way around a toolbox, nor are they necessarily the breadwinning company men of their fathers’ generation, but they also aren’t still licking their wounds from the “mancession.” In fact, Generation X and Y men are redefining roles from fatherhood to fraternity life. We surveyed 500 men across the country and asked for their thoughts on key topics like women, work, and what labels they’d like to lose (for starters: alpha male). Here are 20 questions and six stories that show where men stand—and stand out—in a new world order with 50 shades of blue.

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