Review

The San Francisco Chronicle – Review of Man Made by Joel Stein

Joel Stein, a humor columnist for Time magazine who thinks of himself not as a man but as “a person who happens to have a penis,” was terrified when he learned he was about to have a baby boy. “No man,” he says after a fateful trip to his wife’s obstetrician, “has ever stared so hard at a screen and hoped a blur was a vagina since they eliminated those 1980s cable boxes where you could press two buttons at once and get scrambled porn.”