This week on BBC Three, Thomas Gray explores exactly what it indicates become a contemporary Uk guy in ” The Ladventures of Thomas Gray”.
Once we all know, ‘BRO’ is United states for ‘LAD’. You might not have realised, nevertheless, that BRO can also be the title of a brand new app that is social for males. It’s the Yorkie regarding the social application globe.
It really is greatly branded with laddish imagery – like those red cups the truth is people beer that is chugging of in frat films – and language too. It seems as being similar to a hook-up software. Therefore could it be a location for right, manly males to date other right, manly males?
On further research, i believe it might be much more nuanced than that. Really, this is actually the relevant question I’m investigating right right here…
What is it all about?
Only 1 strategy for finding away, i guess. Let us get. Er. Leg deeply.
This really is whenever I made the decision to create up a brofile (sorry, the puns are a little effortless) and begin meeting some bros! Well, actually, my editor type of told me to – which did place me in your mind of this bout of Nathan Barley, where comedy man that is straightnothing like that) Dan Ashcroft gets sent by their editor to research ‘straying’, for example. Straight/gay guys, for an element he is doing.
Anyhow, I digress. Anyhow, right right here’s the things I found. Continue reading →