Saturday, August 6, 2011

Link roundup

1. From an article on jock culture:

Despite the many ways males can identify themselves as "real men" in our culture—size, sexuality, power, money, fame—nothing seems as indelible as the mark made in childhood when the good bodies are separated from the bad bodies, the team from the spectators. The designated athletes are rewarded with love, attention and perks. The leftovers struggle with their resentments and their search for identity.
2. Free Tap Tap Glee iTunes app sounds fun. Via.

3. "The writer/artist of the Popeye daily comic strip was fired for a series of strips involving jokes about abortion."