Being alpha doesn’t necessarily mean being popular

Being alpha doesn’t necessarily mean being popular

Nov 4, 2013

Can you be an alpha without leading  or otherwise being the center of a social group? The answer is a definitive yes. A lot of people on /r/theredpill, especially the newer (and younger sounding) users tend to think that if they’re not constantly the center of attention then they’re not alpha. This is nothing but narcissism manifesting itself as...

Chivalry is a Beta Move, Right?

Chivalry is a Beta Move, Right?

Aug 23, 2013

Chivalry. We’re all aware of the basic idea, opening a door for a girl, letting her exit the elevator first, pulling out her chair, etcetera… Now as far as I’m aware, this is the general consensus within the Manosphere: Chivalry is about as Beta as you get. No. It’s worse than Beta…. It’s Omega. Chivalry is what “nice guys” do. And we all know what...

The Masculine Fantasy

The Masculine Fantasy

Jul 9, 2013

James Bond. Tony Soprano. Sherlock Holmes. Batman. Captain Kirk. John Wayne. Jason Bourne. Indiana Jones. These names are synonymous with one ideal, a “fantasy” of masculinity that is thought to be unreachable. A fictitious icon that has the confidence and competency to win in any situation. A hyper masculine archetype that always gets the girl. Men...