Yas Marina Circuit’s purpose-built drag strip was front and centre of the UAE’s urban racing scene this weekend as drivers went head to head in Round 2 of Yas Super Street Challenge. Drivers from across the GCC and as far afield as Russia came to battle it out for AED 25,000 in cash prizes as well as taking one step closer to becoming ‘King of the Street’.
The answer to the question of whether it is okay for men to cry is yes.
It’s okay. Men, despite what some may think, are people. People have feelings and those feelings give rise to natural biological reactions, natural physical means of expressing them. Crying is a normal part of human experience. As such, men cry and that’s fine. Why, then, is this an issue at all? If the answer is obvious, why do we need to untangle the mess around this question? Because, while yes is the ultimate answer, it is not alone a sufficient answer.
With Pinktober Monday (26th October) just around the corner, i want to focus on how a most caring and optimistic husband or father can be that much-needed psychological lift in the midst of fear and uncertainty.
Award Winning Jaguar F-TYPE S Coupé now available to experience on-track as part of Yas Marina Circuit’s extensive DriveYAS experience days
During the recent summer, the typical man in the house perched nearer the aircon unit, trawled through the "beIN" Sports channels and munched on crunchy nachos. Now with the onset of autumn and the thermometer registering a cooler clime, it is the perfect time for them to take advantage of the pleasant outdoors. A family picnic at the park, a weekend camp in the desert, a trek up Jebel Hafeet, a cycle on quiet Al Ain Airport road, or, a BBQ will certainly be a delight.
The Taper Fade
The taper fade haircut is one of the most classic and fashionable styles for men, which is masculine, yet a fresh look that’s perfect for casual or professional occasions. For the taper look you need to have the sides cut or buzzed considerably shorter than the length of the hair on top.
Aside from the Winter holidays, the best time of the year for retailers is the back-to-school season. Parents open their wallets - and keep them open - as they purchase new clothes, binders, and electronics for their children headed back to the classroom. This used to be a mom-only sort of foray into the mall and school supplies aisles, but now dads are more involved in the shopping adventure. What’s more, they’re spending more on that same shopping list.
Doing something outrageous, new and fun while working towards a cause is Movember's ultimate goal. This non-profit organization in Australia grew from 30 to millions in a decade wherein they encourage men to join a 30 day challenge of growing their mustache to raise funds for cancer foundations.