Discover a new way to find and share stories you'll love… Learn about Reading Desk

Post Profile



The Bachelor Pad: Myth and Reality

Cross-posted at Inequality by Interior Design. There is not actually a great deal of literature on “man caves,” “man dens,” and the like–save for some anthropological and archeological work using the term a bit differently.  There is, however, a substantial body of literature dealing with bachelor pads.  The “bachelor pad” is a term that emerged in the 1960s.  It was a style of masculinizing domestic spaces heavily influenced by “gentlemen’s” magazines like Esquire and Playboy.
read more

share

Chris Harrison's Next 'Bachelor' Choice Is So Crazy It Should Be True

Entertainment : The Stir By CafeMom: Entertainment (16 hours ago)

Post by Michele Zipp. We all have our personal wishes on who should be the next Bachelor or Bachelorette. Naturally, so does Chris Harrison, who shocked some by saying he thought his ex-wife would make a great Bachelorette. I think ... Read Post

'Bachelor Pad' 3 Cast Reveals Clues About Emily Maynard's Final Choice

Entertainment : The Stir By CafeMom: Entertainment (2 years ago)

Post by Mary Fischer The summer television schedule is usually kind of a bore, but fans of The Bachelor & The Bachelorette can rest assured that they will receive their full dose of insane reality TV drama when Bachelor Pad 3 premie... Read Post

The Bachelor Pad: Myth and Reality

Academics / Sociology : Sociological Images (last year)

For the last week of December, we’re re-posting some of our favorite posts from 2012. Originally cross-posted at Inequality by Interior Design. There is not actually a great deal of literature on “man caves,” “man dens,” and the lik... Read Post


Copyright © 2011 Regator, LLC