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I'm just wondering what you guys think.
Personally I think it is ok for men to cry about certain things.
Like death of a loved one and stuff.
American society is all like, "It is unmanly to cry."
In my opinion that's what is wrong with today's society.


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Response to Is it ever ok for a man to cry? 2013-02-04 19:50:58 Reply

in public, no.

anywhere else, sure. Let the rain fall.


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Response to Is it ever ok for a man to cry? 2013-02-04 19:54:30 Reply

Men aren't pre programmed not to want to cry. So whenever you want unless you care what people think.

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Response to Is it ever ok for a man to cry? 2013-02-04 20:03:24 Reply

I cried when they killed of kenpachi samarama in boku no genki watashi gaijin tako. Oh mercy!


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Response to Is it ever ok for a man to cry? 2013-02-04 20:07:42 Reply

At 2/4/13 08:03 PM, sweet21 wrote: kenpachi samarama in boku no genki watashi gaijin tako

What the fuck did you say to me you little bitch?

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Response to Is it ever ok for a man to cry? 2013-02-04 20:11:47 Reply

Do what you have to. We aren't robots. I personally don't care if you're a grown man crying, emotions are emotions.


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Response to Is it ever ok for a man to cry? 2013-02-04 20:27:07 Reply

Its kind of funny. I value animal life over humans. If my dad died, I wouldn't shed a single tear. If a dog I had for years on end loved it like a brother x10 I would be fucking bawling.

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Response to Is it ever ok for a man to cry? 2013-02-04 20:32:55 Reply

At 2/4/13 08:11 PM, juturnal wrote: Do what you have to. We aren't robots. I personally don't care if you're a grown man crying, emotions are emotions.

I'm one of those guys that don't like to show emotion.
Actually I wish I didn't have emotion.
I mean I would probably be further in life if I simply lacked the ability to be sad.
But as you can see, that hasn't happened and I just always feel depressed.


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Response to Is it ever ok for a man to cry? 2013-02-04 20:34:10 Reply

At 2/4/13 07:49 PM, Schizo-Sephy wrote: I'm just wondering what you guys think.
Personally I think it is ok for men to cry about certain things.
Like death of a loved one and stuff.
American society is all like, "It is unmanly to cry."
In my opinion that's what is wrong with today's society.

It's okay for anyone to cry, young or old, woman or men.

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Response to Is it ever ok for a man to cry? 2013-02-04 20:35:37 Reply

Only on close relatives deaths.


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Response to Is it ever ok for a man to cry? 2013-02-04 20:51:58 Reply

let it rain


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Response to Is it ever ok for a man to cry? 2013-02-04 21:14:16 Reply

At 2/4/13 08:35 PM, Slint wrote: Only on close relatives deaths.

Anyone can cry when they want dumb ass. Not just at funerals.


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Response to Is it ever ok for a man to cry? 2013-02-04 21:22:25 Reply

Yeah, real men have the courage to feel their emotions

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Response to Is it ever ok for a man to cry? 2013-02-04 21:57:57 Reply

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Response to Is it ever ok for a man to cry? 2013-02-04 22:01:27 Reply

Of course it's fine for a man to cry. I cry sometimes because of tragic events or extreme hard moments.

Just don't cry in public; cry alone, where no-one is watching.

Every human being will have to cry at some points in their lives.

As someone once said: "even the strongest of men cry"


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Response to Is it ever ok for a man to cry? 2013-02-04 22:10:00 Reply

It is absolutely good for people to cry, regardless of gender. Refusing to let your emotions out will only force them to bottle more inside and have you unleash them in worse ways.


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Response to Is it ever ok for a man to cry? 2013-02-04 22:12:12 Reply

At 2/4/13 10:10 PM, Ragnarokia wrote: It is absolutely good for people to cry, regardless of gender. Refusing to let your emotions out will only force them to bottle more inside and have you unleash them in worse ways.

Also known as being a homosex.

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Response to Is it ever ok for a man to cry? 2013-02-04 22:20:23 Reply

i find it hard not to cry


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Response to Is it ever ok for a man to cry? 2013-02-04 22:22:27 Reply

of course, we all cry at one point in time...if you feel the need to, cry !


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Response to Is it ever ok for a man to cry? 2013-02-04 22:22:57 Reply

At 2/4/13 09:56 PM, Xenomit wrote: It's always ok for a guy to cry

It's never ok for a man to cry

What's the difference?

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Response to Is it ever ok for a man to cry? 2013-02-04 22:35:25 Reply

At 2/4/13 10:22 PM, LionzNTiggerz wrote:
At 2/4/13 09:56 PM, Xenomit wrote: It's always ok for a guy to cry

It's never ok for a man to cry
What's the difference?

A guy likes a penis up his butt
A man likes to shove his penis up a girl's butt.

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Response to Is it ever ok for a man to cry? 2013-02-04 22:36:12 Reply

At 2/4/13 10:35 PM, FirstBaby wrote: A guy likes a penis up his butt
A man likes to shove his penis up a girl's butt.

What about a manchild?

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Response to Is it ever ok for a man to cry? 2013-02-04 22:36:42 Reply

At 2/4/13 10:36 PM, BumFodder wrote:
At 2/4/13 10:35 PM, FirstBaby wrote: A guy likes a penis up his butt
A man likes to shove his penis up a girl's butt.
What about a manchild?

He wants his toys up his butt

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Response to Is it ever ok for a man to cry? 2013-02-04 22:38:15 Reply

At 2/4/13 10:36 PM, FirstBaby wrote: He wants his toys up his butt

thats how gay people are made

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Response to Is it ever ok for a man to cry? 2013-02-04 22:39:11 Reply

At 2/4/13 10:38 PM, BumFodder wrote:
At 2/4/13 10:36 PM, FirstBaby wrote: He wants his toys up his butt
thats how gay people are made

And that's why all man-children are gay.

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Response to Is it ever ok for a man to cry? 2013-02-04 23:09:35 Reply

Everyone knew what it meant to shed manly tears when Wind Waker HD was shown off.

Is it ever ok for a man to cry?


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Response to Is it ever ok for a man to cry? 2013-02-04 23:11:11 Reply

Yes.

next question please.
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Response to Is it ever ok for a man to cry? 2013-02-04 23:12:45 Reply

At 2/4/13 07:49 PM, Schizo-Sephy wrote: I'm just wondering what you guys think.

I don't have any issues with myself crying, hell, if I'm really so upset to have the urge to do it, it would be nothing but unhealthy to hold it in. With that said, I've found that it takes more and more to get me to cry, the older I get. (Like pain used to make me cry when I was little, yet it doesn't have that effect on me anymore.)

Honestly, it's been around 6 years since the last time I cried. It was when my long-time girlfriend (who I still loved dearly, at the time) dumped my ass and moved out of state to go to college. I was fucked up for quite a while after that.


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