Serving up this steaming pile of
Celebrity Gossip
Gay Politics
Gay News
and Pointless Bitchery
Since 1995

WATCH: Surprising Reason Some Men Are Republicans

A new academic study has found that young men raised with sisters are more conservative in their outlook on gender roles and more likely to vote Republican. This effect is even stronger if the first born is male. Andrew Healy, one of the authors of the study, joined HuffPost Live Tuesday to discuss.

by Anonymousreply 1307/25/2013

Got to protect the little women. They just don't know what's best for themselves.

by Anonymousreply 107/25/2013

I'm a first born with a kid sister and I'm a liberal Democrat.

by Anonymousreply 207/25/2013

Is it bees Eddy?

by Anonymousreply 307/25/2013

Fascinating and intuitively convincing. Patriarchy at work.

by Anonymousreply 407/25/2013

Or guys who want to be patriarchs at work.

by Anonymousreply 507/25/2013

r5 ....or straight-up assholes.

by Anonymousreply 607/25/2013

BS, I was raised just that way with two sisters and all of us are liberal.

It's another one of these studies that tries to bake a talking point where "when you grow up you will see the light" kind of thing.


by Anonymousreply 707/25/2013

First, decide on your conclusion. The data will follow.

by Anonymousreply 807/25/2013

I'm convinced it's a virus.

by Anonymousreply 907/25/2013

White men who participated in a lot of competitive sports are overwhelmingly Republican. it's about defeating your opponent, behaving like frat boys, and letting you ego make you need to feel superior.

by Anonymousreply 1207/25/2013

First born male, kid sister ... Staunch Democrat ... That study is B.S.

by Anonymousreply 1307/25/2013
Need more help? Click Here.

Follow theDL catch up on what you missed

recent threads by topic delivered to your email

follow popular threads on twitter

follow us on facebook

Become a contributor - post when you want with no ads!