Paolo the hot: cinematic parody of toxic masculinity

The 1960s and 1970s were a flourishing period for what was called the “Italian comedy”. A cinematographic genre that makes fun of Italians’ vices and defects, even those of the past. Paul the heat (1973), directed by Marco Vicario, belongs to this trend. A film as irreverent as it is disruptive, with the scenes shot … Read more

Paolo the hot: cinematic parody of toxic masculinity

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The 1960s and 1970s were a flourishing period for what was defined as the “Italian comedy”. A cinematographic genre that makes fun of Italians’ vices and defects, even those of the past. Paul the heat (1973), directed by Marco Vicario, belongs to this trend. A film as irreverent as it is disruptive, with the scenes … Read more

‘The King of Toxic Masculinity’: The Andrew Tate scandal, violent influencer who hates women

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Facebook and Instagram have just announced that they have banned influencer Andrew Tate because of his many shocking comments. Teachers giving the alert on the words of their students, worried parents, exasperated activists… In recent days, a name has not stopped coming back on social networks. Andrew Tate, an influencer accustomed to controversy, has just … Read more

Groucho Marx, the comedian who struck down toxic masculinity

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Choose the best movie marx brothers It’s like playing an infallible lottery, no matter what number you play, the more likely it is that you hit. Perhaps the roundest is A Night at the Opera (1935), in which that sequence of the overflowing cabin on the ship has become a universal expression to say that … Read more

9 signs to recognize a toxic person

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Devaluation, malaise… When such feelings are repeatedly experienced in contact with a particular person, they can reveal in this individual a personality trait that is harmful to others. A toxic personality results in words, gestures and a general attitude that hurt others. This behavior in fact generates discomfort, stress and even mental fatigue in the … Read more