Topic: naked men

Gallery: Michael Fassbender Gets His Naked On In Obsession Magazine (NSFW)

Gallery: Michael Fassbender Gets His Naked On In Obsession Magazine (NSFW)

I think it’s been fairly well-established around these parts that Michael Fassbender is an extremely good-looking man. As a reward for getting through your Monday, why not take a look at this sexy photo shoot he did for the April issue of the French magazine Obsession? He doesn’t quite do the full Monty in these photos, but the last one is rather NSFW nonetheless. For added educational benefit, I will use the internet to attempt to translate some tidbits from the accompanying story. More »

Outer Beauty: Do You Like To Look At Naked Men?

Outer Beauty: Do You Like To Look At Naked Men?

Anna North has a thoughtful post up over at Jezebel today titled “What’s So Funny About Dudes’ Bodies?” In it, she discusses the fact that the nude male body is often played for laughs in popular culture, while the female body is the sole recipient of the lustful, sincerely sexual gaze. She argues that this reinforces stereotypes of women as delicate creatures who want men only for their non-sexual qualities: money, babies, putting a ring on it, etc. It also deprives men of the pleasure of being admired for their physical beauty, which is a bummer for some. More »