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Comment author: Michael_Wiebe 01 November 2017 09:22:41PM 2 points [-]

In all likelihood men just hide their emotions better than women

I think citing this article weakens your overall argument. The study has n=30 and is likely more of the same low-quality non-preregistered social psychology research that is driving the replication crisis. Your argument is strong enough (to think about examples of men being snarky, insulting others, engaging in pissing contests) without needing to cite some flimsy study. Otherwise, people start questioning whether your other citations are trustworthy.