Ladies who lunch and men who play with toys. This the gendered scene at Atria Senior Living in Irvine, CA, where men are in the distinct minority, according to LA Times journalist Rick Rojas.
Initially, the article feeds nicely into a typical Mars/Venus (we’re from different planets) story. The title emphasizes man caves, “boys will be boys,” and lady gossip. Read it all the way through, however, and the subtext is all about the importance of connecting with others, no matter what planet you come from.