According to gender norms and hack stand-up comedians, men be like this while women be like that. Women are presented as emotional messes, while men aren't allowed to have feelings at all.
Well, men have feelings. And thoughts. And problems.
A recent Reddit thread asked men to share what elements of manhood they find difficult to get the opposite sex to understand.
The answers challenge stereotypes about men's interior lives, even though many of them were about testicles, erections, and thinking about "nothing."
Why I'm hard. No I'm not horny, I wasn't thinking of anything, I was reading about the fall of the Roman empire ok. It just does that. -My13thredditaccount
We’re not afraid of marriage. We’re afraid of divorce. -BigMilk0
Using rom-com movies as a standard of dating is the same as porn as a standard of intimacy. It's unreasonable, unfair, and at worst unhealthy for your man. -ShivasKratom3