‘The Odd Couple’ Phenomenon, NPR Knocks TV’s ‘Real Man’ Myth
Three cheers for Linda Holmes' NPR article, “Congratulations, Television! You Are Even Worse At Masculinity Than Femininity.” Holmes opines how sitcoms have become male-marginalizing dens of stereotyping and exaggeration. There is either the spineless, tea-drinking, daytime TV-watching gent or the brash, crass, bear-guzzling and emotionally shut down Neanderthal.
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