Men told to shave off masculinity By Aaron Deering A recent Gillette ad has sparked controversy amongst men, and rightly so. The ad implies that most men are bad and display toxic masculinity, and that only some men know how to act in the right way. The ad basically paints all men with the same brush, that we all allow bullying and harassment to take place, when this … [Read more...] about Head to Head: Gillette’s ‘The Best Men Can Be’ promo – insulting or innovative?
Gillette: the best we can all be?
By Conor Brummell Gillette, the multinational company who supplies men’s razors worldwide, recently released an advertisement that received extreme backlash online due to its slogan, “The best a man can be.” Gillette’s branding has always been based around “the best a man can get” and this subtle change in a tagline for their product has created controversy all over the … [Read more...] about Gillette: the best we can all be?
Head to Head: Is Conor McGregor a good role model?
McGregor is not a good role model By Danny Keown Like the Lyons vs Barry’s argument, the subject of Conor McGregor has divided the Irish public since his meteoric rise through the world of combat sports. Whether it’s respect for his superb performances in the octagon, or dislike for his over-the-top public persona, everyone seems to have a strong opinion on the … [Read more...] about Head to Head: Is Conor McGregor a good role model?
Head to Head: Is James Horan’s return as Mayo manager a good thing?
James Horan; the only man for the job By Paul O’Malley The Mayo County Board’s decision to bring back James Horan as manager is a positive move. First off, it is important to consider the mentality of Horan himself. He comes back a much wiser and learned head. Speaking to Mike Finnerty for Mayo GAA TV, he said he is in a “privileged position to be able to work with … [Read more...] about Head to Head: Is James Horan’s return as Mayo manager a good thing?
Head to Head: iPhone vs Android
The argument that has divided our nation, the biggest rivalry in tech for the best part of a decade, but how do you choose which side you want to be on? Keep reading to decide if you are team iPhone or team Android. Supporting iPhone By Tarryn McGuire There are two words that pop into my mind when I think of Apple products; simplicity and quality. If this … [Read more...] about Head to Head: iPhone vs Android