Another may be more to do with male egos and machismo .
Broccoli's subtle equation of masculinity with violence is the dark side of machismo .
Also in the rural areas, some of the more traditional machismo , an aggressively strong masculine character associated with patriarchy, prevailed.
Rudy G is more than just a manly man filled with macho manliness and male machismo .
Society has a big problem dealing with the lethal cultural combination of excessive drinking and the aggressive machismo of young men - a problem that will never be solved.
If she can extricate them both from this strong hold of irrational machismo , then time's death grip may perhaps weaken.
It is easy to see why drag kings might resort to sexist stereotypes; without aggression, dominance, or machismo , what signifiers can a performer use to communicate masculinity to the audience?
The idea of aggressive machismo being challenged by lesbian-tinged femininity and losing to the softness of woman was interesting.
Drunk or sober, I've seen more than one situation spiral out of control for no good reason - other than ego, pride and more than a little dueling machismo from both sides.
A male Cancer-Pisces, fearing that his sensitivity is a form of weakness, may try to assume an aggressive persona, hoping to conceal his feelings with an overt display of toughness or machismo .